what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

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what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by ejlif » Tue Dec 10, 2013 5:49 pm

I am going to the city this weekend so I was thinking maybe I'd try and grab a new used synth to add to the collection. I am just getting back into this hobby after about 10 years hiatus. I remembered wanting either of these synths before I unplugged for a while. What do you guys think? V synth is about 700 and Z1 is 400. I currently have a Waldorf Q, Roland Juno 106 and was thinking of also getting a Waldorf Blofeld desktop.

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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by Hugo76 » Wed Dec 11, 2013 1:02 am

V-Synth, no doubt. Best synth ever made

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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by jim777 » Wed Dec 11, 2013 3:02 am

I'm considering adding a V-Synth as well. I haven't gotten a new (to me) synth since i got my Ion, but I'm ready to go now.
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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by Alex E » Wed Dec 11, 2013 3:06 am

V-Synth.

Didn't care for the Z1 when I had one.
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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by megamanx » Wed Dec 11, 2013 4:08 am

this one seems like a no brainer, V-synth...unless budget is concern Z1 seem to be going way cheaper.

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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by _seph » Wed Dec 11, 2013 4:39 am

agreed. V-Synth.

I have both and they're each great synths, but I'll sell everything else before I part with my V-Synth.

however, if you can manage to pick up both.....

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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by pflosi » Wed Dec 11, 2013 1:36 pm

V-Synth all the way.

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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by mpa1104 » Wed Dec 11, 2013 9:58 pm

Probably depends on what you actually want the synth to do for you, but yes, I'd still say V-Synth as well, absolutely.
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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by ejlif » Wed Dec 11, 2013 10:57 pm

Thanks guys I think I'll go for the V synth. Is 700 a good price?

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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by supermel74 » Wed Dec 11, 2013 11:46 pm

ejlif wrote:Thanks guys I think I'll go for the V synth. Is 700 a good price?
assuming you mean $700 usd yes.

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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by Pro5 » Thu Dec 12, 2013 11:42 am

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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by vladimotor » Thu Dec 12, 2013 4:33 pm

I've owned both. Get both :) Well, V-Synth is probably better, BUT Z1 for $400(if in good condition) sounds great, i would get one. Z1 is a unique, interesting, deep synth.

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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by ejlif » Wed Jan 01, 2014 8:19 pm

Got the V Synth! It's awesome I didn't have my hands on it for more than a fee minutes and I needed to hit record. That is what I'm looking for in any instrument! Something that makes you need to hit record.

What a well built piece of hardware. Great to look at great to touch.

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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by Hugo76 » Thu Jan 02, 2014 2:14 am

ejlif wrote:Got the V Synth! It's awesome I didn't have my hands on it for more than a fee minutes and I needed to hit record. That is what I'm looking for in any instrument! Something that makes you need to hit record.

What a well built piece of hardware. Great to look at great to touch.
Congratulations! You definately made the best choice :-D

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Re: what do you think Korg Z1 or Roland V synth?

Post by Hugo76 » Fri Jan 03, 2014 2:53 am

ejlif:
Check out these sites for more patches (can come in handy for tips and inspiration):
http://www.jp-80.com/xt/xt.html
http://kineticsoundprism.com/Vsynth.html

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