Korg Pa5X 61 Professional Arranger Workstation Keyboard, 61-Key

Perform and create onstage or in-studio with the Korg Pa5X 61, a 61-key pro arranger that uses the EDS-XP sound engine for extra sonic realism and depth.

Pa5X is the flagship in the KORG Professional Arranger lineup, redefining an arranger keyboard. Completely redesigned with a state-of-the-art sound engine and a streamlined color-driven user interface, Pa5X produces a stunningly rich and unique sonic experience that inspires you to create and perform!

Pa5X comes packed with thousands of inspiring sounds and hundreds of fresh Styles, all instantly accessible through an inviting workflow. A front panel featuring an assignable Pad Matrix and Mixer section, multicolored LED buttons, and a huge tilt-able touchscreen puts you in control of your music making experience at all times. Pa5X excels both as a live performance instrument and as a powerful creative tool in the studio, allowing you to find your ideal sound no matter where your music takes you.

The Pa5X was designed with elegance and durability in mind, featuring a sturdy aluminum body and genuine wooden side-panels for a luxury appearance. All of the keybeds on Pa5X provide an authentic feel and full control of expression for any playing situation. The 88-key weighted action has a realistic piano-like touch while the 76- and 61-key versions feature lighter touch semi-weighted keys. All the keybeds include aftertouch control for added expressivity.

Modern and Streamlined User Interface:
At the center of Pa5X is a large 8" tiltable touch screen that displays a completely redesigned GUI (graphical user interface). This makes all the sounds and features of Pa5X easily accessible read more to home and studio musicians as well as live performers. The colors in the display are carefully matched to the ones used in the LED programmable buttons on the control panel. This color driven interface allows you to easily navigate Pa5X, adding color to your music!

Powerful EDS-XP Sound Engine for Rich and Inspiring Sounds:
KORG Professional Arrangers have set the industry standard for powerful musical expression, featuring sound engines that inspire musicians to create and perform. Pa5X introduces the EDS-XP (Enhanced Definition Synthesis Expanded) sound-engine, which builds upon the technology used in Pa4X with advanced hardware and a powerful operating system, taking sounds on Pa5X to a new level. The 24 stereo Oscillators and 160 voices of polyphony power thousands of high-quality sounds, covering a wide range of musical instruments and genres. The EDS-XP sound engine also introduces cutting-edge features such as Round-Robin drum and percussion performance, Smooth Sound Transition, Sound-Controller 3 functionality and much more. This provides an unprecedented level of sonic realism and expression that is only available on Pa5X.

Realtime Controllers:
Pa5X features a fully programmable control section with 9 buttons and 9 sliders. You can assign any function to it, from mixer volume to drawbar settings, from microphone mute to bass inversion, to lyrics scroll commands and more.


- Premium Quality and Elegant Design
- Modern and Streamlined User Interface
- Stunningly rich sound-engine: EDS-XP
- Real-time controllers
- Advanced chord recognition, and a library full of chord sequences
- Smooth transition between Sounds, Styles and Songs
- Two cross-fading Players able to mix everything: Styles to MIDI-files, or MIDI-files to MP3-files, or Styles to Styles (unique to the Pa5X)
- Each player displays lyrics and score
- Create your own Styles and Songs
- SongBook, a music library always with you
- A complete sound library
- Onboard mixer with insert, master, final and mastering effects
Dedicated Microphone and Guitar inputs with dedicated effects for each
- MIDI, USB, HDMI, Audio In and Out, Pedal connectors
- Standard File Formats
- Optional high-quality accessories
Premium Quality and Elegant Design
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Keyboard: Pa5X 61: 61 keys (C2 C7) Semiweighted keys with Aftertouch
Case: Aluminum case with wooden side panels
Operating System: Upgradable Operating System
Sound Generator:
- EDS-XP (Enhanced Definition Synthesis-Expanded)
- Multimode filters with resonance, 3-band EQ for each track
Polyphony: 160 Voices, 160 Oscillators
- Keyboard Tracks: 3 Insert Effect; 3 Master Effects
- Style/Song: 10 Insert Effects; 3 Master Effects
- Master EQ and Finalizer for Songs and Styles
- Final Mastering Effects: Waves | MaxxAudio Suite
Mic Processor Technology by Shift Audio:
- Mic Setup: Compressor, EQ, Gate
- Four-part Harmonizer, Doubler, Filter, Modulation, Delay, Reverb, AutoPitch
Guitar Processor:
- Guitar rack (4 effect-slots) with stompbox and amp simulation
Sounds / Drum Kits:
- Factory: More than 2,200 Factory Sounds
- Five multilayer Stereo Acoustic Pianos with Damper/Body Resonance, GM/XG Sound Sets, more than 130 Drum Kits including Ambient Drums and Round Robin-based Drum Kits
- User Area: 768 Sounds, 384 Drum Kits
- Digital Drawbars: 9 Footages, Percussion, Key On/Off, Leakage, Vibrato/Chorus, Rotary Speaker with Amp Simulator
- Natural Ambience Drum Sounds, Round Robin features
- Defined Nuance Control (DNC) Technology
- Quick and Full Sound Editing, Drum Family and Full Drum Kit Editing
- User PCM Sample memory: 4 GB of data, equivalent to 8 GB linear when compressed
- Loads KORG, WAV, AIFF and SoundFont formats
- Saves KORG, WAV and AIFF formats
- Full Edit, Time Slice, Sampling features
Keyboard Sets:
- Factory: More than 500 Factory Keyboard Sets, freely programmable
- Combines four Keyboard Sounds, plus Effects and settings
- Library accessible from front-panel buttons
- "My Setting" special Keyboard Set
- Patented XDS Crossfade Dual Player with X-Fader Balance control
- Crossfading between Songs and/or Styles
- Factory: More than 600 Factory Styles, freely programmable
- Eight Style Tracks, 4 Keyboard Sets and 4 Pads per Style; Programmable Sounds, Effects and Style parameters
- Guitar Mode 2, Parallel and Fixed NTT (Note Transposition Table)
- Style Record and Event Edit
- Style Elements: 3 Intros, 4 Variations, 4 Fills, 1 Break, 3 Endings
- Style Controls: Play/Stop, Synchro Start, Synchro Stop, Tap Tempo/Reset, Auto Fill, Memory, Bass Inversion, Manual Bass, Bass & Lower Backing, Drum & Bass, Individual Style Tracks Mute, Style to Keyboard Set Set
Chord Sequencer:
- Factory: More than 200 Chord Sequences
- Chord Sequence Recorder/Player
- Chord Sequences can be saved to Style and SongBook Entries
- Patented XDS Crossfade Dual Player with X-Fader Balance control
- Supported formats: MID, KAR, MP3 + Lyrics, MP3+G
- Lyrics, Score, and Chord data can be displayed on screen, or on external video monitor
- Markers with Add, Delete, Edit, Loop and AutoScroll functions
- Jukebox function
- Full-featured, 16-track Sequencer, Song Edit
MP3 Player / Recorder:
- Double MP3 Player and MP3 Recorder
- Records MP3 files, including Styles, MIDI Songs, MP3 Songs, Keyboard Sounds, Pads, Matrix, Microphone, Guitar, Effects?
- Transpose (+6/-5 semitones), Tempo Change (30%)
- Vocal Remover
- Fully programmable music database based on Styles, MIDI Songs (MID and KAR files), MP3 Songs with Artist and Genre tags
- Filtering and sorting options
- User definable Set Lists
- Legacy Pa-Series models: Styles, Keyboard Sets (Performances), Sounds (Programs), Songs, Pads
- Factory: More than 400 Pads
- Four Assignable Pads + Stop Buttons
- Pad Record function
Control Section:
- 9 Assignable Sliders, 9 Assignable Buttons, Strip Display; 4 Preset + 1 User setting
Matrix Section: 16 Matrix Pads, 4 Preset buttons
Style/Song Controls: Play/Stop, Go To Start, Style Select, Song Select, Xfader, Tempo +/-, Tempo Lock, Tap Tempo/Reset, Synchro Start, Synchro Stop, Fade In/Out, Chord Scan (Lower, Upper), Chord Sequence, Memory, AutoFill
General Controls: Master Volume, Octave Transpose, Master Transpose, Dial, Up/+, Down/-, Joystick (Pitch + Modulation), Ribbon, 3 Assignable Switches, Search, Shift, Keyboard Sounds On/Off, Split, Ensemble, Rec/Edit, Menu, Exit
Scale Controls: On-screen Quarter Tone and Arabic Scale, memorized in the Keyboard Sets; Presets assignable to any button or footswitch
Control Inputs: Damper Pedal; supports half-pedaling with the optional KORG DS-1H pedal 2 Assignable Pedal/Footswitch
Audio Inputs:
- Mic: Mono with Gain control and Phantom Power (Combo XLR, balanced)
- Guitar: Mono with Gain control (1/4" jack, unbalanced)
- Line 1: Left/Right (1/4" jacks, balanced)
- Line 2: Stereo (1/8" mini-jack, unbalanced)
Audio Outputs:
- Line: Main Left/Right, Separate Outs 1/2/3/4 (1/4" jacks, balanced)
- Headphones (1/4" jack)
Video Output: HDMI connector
- IN, OUT, THRU standard MIDI connectors
- USB to MIDI, through the USB Device port
- 16 User-definable MIDI Presets
- Type A (Host 3.0, for storage devices and controllers): 1 front, 2 rear
- Type B (Device 2.0, for personal computers and tablets): 1 rear
- Internal Drive: 1 GB
- Micro SD Card (not included): Rear-panel slot with plastic cover
- USB Flash Drive (not included): Can be connected to the USB Host ports
Display: 8" Wide capacitive color TouchView TFT display, 800 x 600 resolution
Clock: Internal System Clock
Power Consumption:
- 100-240 Volts, 50/60 Hz
- < 0.2 Watt in standby / 20 Watt normal / 45 Watt with PaAS installed
Dimensions (W x D x H) (without music stand, display fully lowered): Pa5X-61: 1,021.1 x 374.3 x 126.8 mm / 40.20" x 14.73" x 4.99"
Weight: 15.1 kg / 33.29 lbs
Accessories: AC Power Cable, Music Stand, Quick Guide manual
- PaAS Amplification System
- ST-SV1-BK Keyboard Stand
- EXP-2 Foot Controller
- XVP-20 Expression/Volume Pedal
- DS-1H Damper Pedal (supports half-pedaling)
- PS-1 Pedal Switch
- PS-3 Pedal Switch
- VOX V860 Volume Pedal
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Base Item
Shipping Weight: 45 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 44 x 20 x 11 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): PA5X61
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Shipping Weight: 45 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 45 x 20 x 12 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): PA5X61

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Phone: 631-390-6800
Web: https://www.korgusa.com/support

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