Ketron Keyboards

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SD5 Version 2

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SD5 version II brings this trusted keyboard bang up to date with the latest Streaming Media Technology. Instantly Play MP3 and WAV files direct from USB or Solid State Drive. Microsoft Windows (R) compatible file system means easy management of your Midi Files, Styles, Registrations, etc.

  • 61 semi weighted keys with aftertouch
  • On board monitor speakers
  • Full USB support (up to 32gb USB drives)
  • Solid State Drive replaces old IDE drive via SD
  • Upgraded Operating System
  • Ketron Best Natural Sound
  • Multimedia compatible (MP3, WAV, MIDI etc)


Full specifiactions below

Keyboard 61 keys velocity sensitive. 6 Velocity curves. Pitch & Modulation joystick. Aftertouch.
Multi-tab 1-16 multifunction buttons. Mode Select On/Off, SFX, GM Part access, Free Assignable, Registration Groups, Arabic scale.
Display 240 x 128 pixel backlit graphic TCF.
USB Drive Support Up to 32gb.
Voices 290 Orchestral Presets Sounds. More than 1000 Percussive sounds. 32 parts Multitimbral.
User Voices 110 User Voices. Editing capabilities: A,D,S,R, Cut Off, Resonance, Effects.
1 Touch 60 programmable 1 Touch/Favourite Sounds, assignable to Styles.
Drawbars 10 Digital Drawbar effects.
Programs 120 Programs. 4 Voices, 4 splits. Sustain, Portamento, Velocity switch, Duet, Trio, Morphing, Steel, Slide, Harmony and 2nd voice assign. Single & Global Program loading.
2nd Voice 292 Preset & programmable Second Voices.
Registrations 198 panel/song settings. Single & Block modes. Registration Groups 1-16.
Drum 1 24 New Drum sets . 24 User Drum Sets.
10 Drum sections. Drum Mixer. Manual Drums.
Drum 2 62 Live Drum sets. New Acoustic and Latin audio Loops.
Arranger 128 Internal Styles. New Real Latin, Unplugged, Ballroom. New features: Riff, Arranger Mute, After Fill, Smart 7th, Alternate Bass, Swing Bass, Professional Guitar templates. 4 Arrangers: A, B, C, D. 3 Intro/Endings, Fill In, Break. Manual Bass. Jump. Tap Tempo.
Pattern 2 Mbyte Flash (up to 50 Patterns approx). Edit functions: Record, Clear, Copy, Remap.
Song Recording real time Song Recording to Disk (SD or USB).
Pianist Standard & Auto Piano-style arranger playing modes. Sustain On/Off.
Octave 1 octave Up/Down.
Double lower octave coupling.
Harmony Full, Jazz, Bluegrass, Trill, Repeat, Folk 1/2.
Transposer +/- 24 half tones.
Arabic Scale 13 arabic setups (footswitch assignable). Tune + / - 99 cents per note.
Accordion International, Belgique. Velocity control to Left&Right. Bass&Lower octave. Left Drum to Bass&Chord.
Effects Multieffect DSP. 60 different Reverberation, Chorus, Tap Delay 4 / 8, Wha Rotor Slow/Fast , Bass Legato function.
Micro Input with Gain control. Echo, Reverb., Pan/Pot, Pitch Shift, Talk mode (with no effects).
Multimedia File Player SMF Song playback with karaoke and Txt fi les. Converts .kar & Midi type 0 fi les to 1. Juke box. Intelligent Transposer. Song Chain. Drum & Bass. Lead On/Off. Drum Remix. WAV and MP3 playback
MIDI In 1, In2 , Out, Thru. 32 Channels. GM standard.
Outputs Left/Mono, Right. Sustain & Volume Pedal. Micro.
Inputs Stereo headphone. Micro jack.
Storage Hot Swappable SD card (up to 32GB)
Amplification New 2x22W RMS Stereo 2 ways amplifi cation. Speaker On/Off switch.
Optional VIDEO INTERFACE (Systems : PAL, NTSC, Super VHS. Monitor, Mirror, Zoom, Karaoke). VOCALIZER (Harmonizer, Vocoder, Melody types, Midi Vocalizer track, Vocalizer to Arranger,
Vocal effects) PATTERN EXPANSION (2 Mbyte). FOOTSWITCH (6 or 13 switches)
Dimensions 115 x 39 x 12,5 cms (46 x 15.6 x 5 inches).
Weight 17 Kg. (37.4 lbs)