Fantom X6, Fantom X7, Fantom X8: Sampling

Tags: fantom,x6,x7,x8
The Fantom-X contains a sampler for recording audio sources from a microphone, CD and so on. Use the following steps to sample:

1. Connect a microphone or CD player to the appropriate input on the back of the Fantom.

2. While holding SHIFT, press MIX IN.

3. Turn the VALUE dial to select the appropriate input selection.

Note: If you’re using a microphone, first confirm that any connected amplifiers or monitors are turned down before selecting MICROPHONE.

4. Press the SAMPLING button so it’s flashing.

5. Press F1 (Sampling).

6. Speak into the microphone or play your external sound source while turning the LEVEL control knob clockwise to adjust your input levels.

Note: If the levels are too high, the PEAK indicator next to the LEVEL control knob lights. If this occurs, reduce the input level.

7. Press F8 (Start).

8. Perform or play whatever it is you’re sampling.

9. Press F7 (Stop) when you’re finished.

10. Press and hold F8 (Preview) to hear the sample.