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NAMM 2016: Unique Zoom ARQ Drum Machine, Sequencer, Synth Looper and MIDI Controller!

Zoom ARQ
Zoom ARQ
Zoom's ARQ is a multi-faceted product which combines instrument, sequencer and MIDI controller into one.

Billed for electronic music production and performance, the ARQ comes in two main parts and comprises of a Base Station and a removable Bluetooth Ring Controller - allowing you to escape the booth, move the music, and get in front of the crowd.

The ARQ has 96 velocity sensitive and pressure sensitive pads with 160 programmable colour LEDs, grip detection to automatically prevent accidental note triggering, dedicated sequence buttons, 468 drum sounds, 70 synth sounds and more.

Zoom anticipate that the product is due to arrive in stores around April 2016.

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By Michael Storey

Posted on 21 Jan 2016 18:43 to category : Instruments News

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