KR-105

Digital Intelligent Piano

KR-105
Discontinued

As the middle member of the new KR series, the KR-105 brings many of Roland’s finest features to a more affordable price range. it offers top-quality piano sounds, a touchscreen interface, DigiScore, new Styles, Visual Music Assistant, USB MIDI, Expression pedal input, and more. The KR-105 is ideal for educators, students, and piano hobbyists alike.

Progressive Hammer Action

The KR-105 is outfitted with a high-quality Progressive Hammer-Action Keyboard, which simulates a grand piano’s heavy-to-light key response from lower to upper octaves. Play the KR-105 and you’ll agree — it feels as great as it sounds.

Tones

There are 646 tones built into the KR-105, including some of Roland’s finest grand-piano sounds. From classical instruments to contemporary, pianos to percussion, the KR-105’s diverse soundset will cover all of your musical bases.

LCD Touchscreen

Pilot the KR-105 in style with the stylish, easy-to-read touchscreen interface. Just point and touch!

Wonderland

Roland’s popular Wonderland is included with the KR-105, an engaging environment for listening to a variety of instruments and performances, and for playing interactive musical games. Great for students or anyone interested in expanding their musical knowledge.

Visual Music Assistant

Visual musical accompaniment styles with an incredibly realistic human feel — that’s what you get in the KR-105. And with intuitive visual navigation, this instrument puts you in direct touch with styles that sound great and are easy to control. Just play a chord, and the accompaniment intelligently follows your lead!

DigiScore

Roland’s innovative DigiScore feature brings new musical possibilities and enjoyment to playing and practicing the piano. Interact with your music via the “Touch The Notes” feature, which lets you actually touch a note (or series of notes) onscreen for instant audible playback.

Quick Select

All of the KR-105’s main functions, including playing back songs, displaying notation, running the automatic accompaniment, and selecting tones, can be accomplished quickly using the touchscreen and accompanying front-panel buttons. Streamlined and simple.

Live Drummer Styles

The musical patterns included with the KR-105 are dynamic and true to life. Many of the drum and percussion patterns were recorded by master session drummers using Roland’s V-Drums, providing amazing realism. Delight, entertain, and impress your friends by incorporating these action-packed backing tracks into your performances.

Options

Add functionality and convenience to your KR-105 with the following add-ons from Roland: EV-5 Expression Pedal, CD-2 CF/CD Recorder.

Keyboard
Keyboard
88 keys (Progressive Hammer-Action Keyboard)
Touch Sensitivity
Yes
Keyboard Mode
Whole, Split (adjustable split point), Layer, Arranger, Piano Style Arranger, Manual Drums / SFX
Sound Generator (Conforms to GM2 / GS / XG Lite)
Max. Polyphony
64 voices
Tones
over 600 tones in 6 groups (including 16 drum sets, 1 SFX set)
Temperament
8 types (Tonic selectable)
Stretched Tuning
2 types
Master Tuning
415.3 Hz to 466.2 Hz (0.1 Hz steps)
Transpose
Key Transpose (-6 to +5 in semitone)
Playback Transpose (-24 to +24 in semitone)
Effects
Reverb (8 types), Chorus, Rotary and 32 other types
Arranger
Music Styles
230 styles in 6 groups x 3 type (Style Orchestrator)
Music Assistant
Over 300 sets, Visual Music Assistant
Programmable Music Styles
Style Converter
Melody Intelligence
24 types
User Programs
Internal
36
Disk
Max. 99 sets
Metronome
Tempo
Quarter note = 20 to 250
Beat
2/2, 0/4, 2/4, 3/4, 4/4, 5/4, 6/4, 7/4, 3/8, 6/8, 9/8, 12/8
Volume
10 levels
Metronome Pattern
11 patterns
Metronome Sound
8 types
Rhythm
59 patterns
Composer
Tracks
5 tracks / 16 tracks
Song
1 song
Note Storage
Approx. 30,000 notes
Resolution
120 ticks per quarter note
Recording Method
Realtime (Replace, Mix, Auto Punch In, Manual Punch In, Loop, Tempo), Step (Chord Sequencer), Beat Map
Edit
Copy, Quantize, Delete, Insert, Erase, Transpose, Part Exchange, Note Edit, PC Edit
Other Functions
Touch the Notes, Replay, Wonderland/Game, Demo, Audition, Panel Lock, V-LINK, BMP export
External Storage
Files
Max. 99 songs, Max. 99 User Styles, Max. 99 User Program Sets
Playable Software
Song: Standard MIDI Files (Format 0/1), Roland Original Format (i-Format)
Music Style: MSA, MSD, MSE
Save
Song: Standard MIDI Files (Format 0), Roland Original Format (i-Format)
Music Style: MSE
Internal Memory
Internal Songs
Over 170 songs
* Song Search by terms and by letters
User Memory
Max. 99 songs on Favorites, Max. 99 User Styles, Max. 99 User Program Sets
Others
Display
Bouncing Beat Indicator, Graphical mono LCD 320 x 240 dot (backlit LCD)
Notation
Grand staff / G Clef staff / F Clef staff, with note name / lyrics / chords / fingering
Language
English / Japanese / German / French / Spanish
Lyrics
Yes (built-in, MIDI output)
One Touch Program
One Touch Piano, One Touch Arranger
Vocal Effects
Echo
Pedals
Damper Pedal (half-pedal recognition), Soft Pedal (half-pedal recognition, functions assignable), Sostenuto Pedal (functions assignable)
Connectors
Output jacks (L/Mono, R), Input jacks (L/Mono, R), Mic Input jack, Headphones jack (Stereo) x 2, MIDI In connector , MIDI Out connector, USB connector, Expression Pedal Jack
Rated Power Output
40 W x 2
Speakers
20 cm x 2, 5 cm x 2
Power Supply
AC 115 V, AC 117 V, AC 220 V, AC 230 V, AC 240 V (50/60 Hz)
Accessories
Roland 60 Classical Piano Masterpieces, USB Installation Guide CD-ROM (Roland Digital Piano USB Driver), Power Cord, Headphones Hook
*The specifications are subject to change without notice.

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