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    Roland VB99 V-Bass Bass Processor System

    Experience the power of bass modeling with the most advanced bass processor ever. Featuring dozens of COSM(R) instrument models, including rare vintage and modern basses, amps, synth basses, effects and even electric guitars, this unit converts bass to MIDI and streams audio via USB audio sources.

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    Roland VB99 V-Bass System Product Description

    When Roland introduced the original V-Bass System, serious bass players worldwide took notice. They are proud to introduce the VB-99 V-Bass, which delivers three times the sonic firepower of the original model! Based on an all-new custom processing engine and 10 years of research and development, the VB-99 serves up a wide range of inspiring new COSM(r) bass and amplifier models, powerful polyphonic effects, new string modeling technology, dual independent signal paths for blending sounds, and new controllers. It also features a host of thoughtful improvements that bassists demanded, such as bass-to-MIDI converters, streaming audio via USB, and much more.

    Most advanced bass processor ever

    Dozens of COSM instrument models, including coveted vintage and modern basses, amps, synth basses, effects and even electric guitars

    Converts bass to MIDI and streams audio via USB audio sources

    Dual independent stereo signal paths can be layered or switched: allows two different virtual sounds at the same time

    Allows users to play polyphonic synth bass sounds without tracking issues

    Table-top configuration, rack mountable, or stand mountable

    Stereo XLR, stereo 1/4 in., MIDI, SP/DIF and USB outputs

    Advanced new real-time controllers: D Beam, ribbon and V-Link

    Same Day Music is an authorized dealer of Roland products.

    Roland VB99 Technical Description

    AD Conversion: 24 bit +AF method (Adaptive Focus is a proprietary from Roland)

    DA Conversion: 24 bit

    Sampling Frequency: 44.1 kHz

    Program Memories: 400: 200 (user) + 200 (preset)

    Nominal Input Level: Bass input: -10 dBu

    Input Impedance: Bass input: 2.2M ohm

    Nominal Output Level: Main Out: -10 dBu, Sub Out (XLR): +4 dBu, Bass Out: -10 dBu

    Output Impedance: Main Out: 1 k ohm, Sub out (XLR): 600 ohm

    Dynamic Range: 100 dB or greater (IFH-A)

    Controls: Top Panel: OUTPUT LEVEL knob, Function knobs x 6 (F1-F6), BALANCE knob, V-BASS LEVEL knob, V-LINK button, DIRECT PATCH buttons x 5 (1-5), CONTROL buttons x 2 (1, 2), COSM BASS buttons x 2 (A, B), BASS DIRECT button, POLY FX A/B buttons x 2 (A, B), FX buttons x 2 (A, B), COSM AMP buttons x 2 (A, B), MIXER buttons x 2 (A, B), DELAY/REVERB button, DYNAMIC button, CHAIN button, CONTROL ASSIGN button, NAME/KEY/BPM button, Function buttons x 6 (F1-F6), EXIT button, WRITE button, PAGE buttons x 2 (Left, Right), BASS TO MIDI button, SYSTEM button, GLOBAL button, TUNER button, CATEGORY button, PATCH/VALUE dial, Power switch, Rear Panel: Ground Lift switch (SUB OUT)

    D Beam: D Beam Controller, Pitch Button, Filter Button, Assignable button

    Ribbon Controller: Ribbon Controller, Pitch Button, Filter Button, Assignable Button

    Display: 240 x 64 dots graphic LCD (with backlit)

    Top Panel: GK In connector (13 pin DIN type)

    Rear Panel: BASS INPUT jack (1/4 inch phone type), BASS OUTPUT jack (1/4 inch phone type), SUB OUT jacks x 2 (L, R) (XLR type), MAIN OUT jacks x 2 (L/MONO, R) (1/4 inch phone type), PHONES jack (Stereo 1/4 inch phone type), DIGITAL OUT jack (Coaxial type, conforms to IEC60958-3), EXP PEDAL jack (1/4 inch TRS phone type), CTL 3,4 jack (1/4 inch TRS phone type), USB connector (B type), RRC2 IN connector (RJ45 type), MIDI connectors x 2 (IN, OUT) (5-pin DIN type), DC IN jack

    Power Supply: AC Adaptor (PSB1U)

    Current Draw: 1.3 Amps

    Accessories Included: Owner's Manual, GK cable (5 m), USB cable, RRC2 cable, VB-99 Software CD-ROM, AC adaptor (PSB-1U), Knob Bolt x 4

    Options: Divided Pickup: GK-3B, MIDI Foot Controller: FC-300, Footswitch: BOSS FS-5U, Dual Footswitch: BOSS FS-6, Expression Pedal: EV-5, BOSS FV-500L/500H, GK Cable: GKC-10/5/3, Unit Selector: US-20, Rack Mount Adaptor: RAD-99, Pad Stand: PDS-10, Footswitch Cable: PCS-31, Carrying Bag: CB-VG9

    Dimensions (WxDxH): 15 1/8 x 8 5/8 x 3 11/16 inches, 384 x 218 x 94 mm

    Weight: 4 lbs. 11 oz., 2.1 kg

    Same Day Music is an authorized dealer of Roland products.

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