The Korg N1 was released in 1998. It is a multitimbral 88-key digital synthesizer with 64 notes of polyphony and 18MB of ROM waveform memory. It uses AI2 synthesis and has 2 built-in multi-effects processors with 48 effect types. It has 1269 patch memories and 402 combination memories.
The N1 has 20 different arpeggiator types avaialble and they can be set anywhere from 40BPM to 240BPM.
It is a larger version of the Korg N5 with more keys, a larger ROM sound set, and two extra individual outputs.
A rackmount version was released as the Korg N1R.
Year Released: 1998
Keyboard: 88 keys with velocity and aftertouch
Polyphony: 64 notes
Preset Patches: 1169
User Patches: 100
Preset Performances: 302
User Performances: 100
Preset Drum Kits: 37
User Drum Kits: 2
ROM: 18MB (867 waveforms)
Effects: 2 digital mutli-effect units
Screen: 144 x 40 pixel backlit LCD
Dimensions: 1322 mm x 392.5 mm x 13.7 mm
Weight: 23.8 kg
Korg N1 ($575)
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Used Korg N1/N5 Owners Manual ($19.95)