XW-P1

61 Key, Performance Synthesizer

Features


Fully loaded, with features such as Solo Synthesizer and Hex Layer producing 
a powerful sound and overwhelming presence

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Hybrid Processing Sound Source

The XW incorporates CASIO's newly developed Hybrid Processing sound engine, which fuses an LSI sound source with a high-performance CPU and DSP. The resulting varied tones cross the borders between genres. Synth tones that are frequently used in live performances and Drawbar Organ tones are all at your disposal, contributing to impressively expressive performances.


 

High sound production from over 2,000 built-in waveforms

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A varied collection of 311 synthesizer waveforms has been reproduced from traditional analog synthesizer waveforms and built in. Full use of the Sliders and knobs enables intuitive sound creation by selecting among the 2,158 assorted available waveforms — including waveforms from the CZ synthesizer series of masterpiece instruments of the past. Tones can be changed freely in the course of a performance, moreover, supporting demonstration of awesome power during live performances as well.

 


 

Diverse range of top-quality preset tones

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  • Solo Synthesizer (100 tones)

Reproduction of the tones employed by traditional analog synthesizers provides access to 100 preset tones dynamically employed in live stage performances. Preset sounds range from the crisp edge of a lead guitar to solid brass tones. Specialized Solo Synthesizer effects such as a ring modulator and delay are also incorporated.

  • Hex Layer (50 tones)

Overlapping of up to six tonal varieties achieves an intense sound with remarkable presence. A new realm of powerful, dynamically expressive performances is opened up to give your creativity free rein.

  • Drawbar Organ (50 tones)

Nine slider switches operate with a drawbar feel to provide a variety of organ sounds. A diverse selection of 50 drawbar settings for various musical genres is also preset. 

  • PCM tones (420 tones)

PCM tones of superior-quality acoustic musical instruments, ranging from piano and guitar to a drum set, are all built in.

 


 

High-quality sound creation with 6 oscillator blocks (Solo Synth tones)

Six oscillator units comprising the core of the synthesizer feature two Synth OSC blocks and two PCM OSC blocks for PCM tone and rhythm waveform selection as well as a Noise block for producing a variety of noises and an External Sound Input block for intake of such sound sources as digital audio equipment. The resulting ability to raise the volume to higher levels enables you to achieve denser, more powerful sounds.

* Monophonic only in the Solo Synthesizer mode.
* Original user-generated waveforms are selectable with the XW-G1.

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A variety of functions to provide support during live performances

  • A Performance Function permits assignment of tones and performance settings to individual keys in as many as four zones, for each of which ON/OFF controller setting is possible.
  • A Phrase Sequencer is available for sound or user phrase presetting during a performance.
  • The Arpeggio Function for automatic playback of arpeggio patterns employs pressed keys as constituent sounds.
  • SMF data and audio data* stored on SD cards is available for playback. This feature finds active use under a wide range of performance conditions, from live performances and rehearsals to practice sessions at home.
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* Requires downloading of dedicated application software and media conversion to a special format.

  • A diverse range of input and output terminals supporting connection to MIDI devices, microphones, audio players and other peripherals Possible uses include practicing while linked to an MIDI device or in sync with audio data.
  • Rubber holder for portable MIDI devices or audio equipment
  • 5.4 kg lightweight body for easy carrying to a club or party. Battery-powered operability assures access to a power source, even in circumstances such as outdoor performances.

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5 Year Warranty5 year warranty logo red

All Casio keyboards, digital pianos and synthesizers purchased from an authorised Australian retailer are backed by a 5 year warranty.*

*warranty conditions apply.

 


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Specifications


Audio In
Stereo mini jack
External Input Sound Block
Pitch shifter, filter, amp
Instrument Input
Mono standard jack
PCM OSC1 / OSC2 Blocks
2158 PCM Waves, filter, amp
USB Port
Yes
Synth OSC1 / OSC 2 Blocks
311 Synth waves, filter amp
MIDI In/Out
IN + OUT/THRU
Line Out
L/MONO + R (Standard jack)
Chains
100 user
PCM Drum
20 preset, 10 user
Pedal Terminal
Standard Jack, assignable
Patterns
8 per sequence
PCM Melody
400 preset, 100 user
Headphones
Stereo standard jack
Maximum Steps
16
Drawbar Organ
50 preset, 50 user
Hex Layer
50 preset, 50 user
General MIDI
16 multi-timbre received, GM level 1 standard
Number of Tracks
8 monophonic, 1 polyphonic, 4 control
Solo Synth (Monophonic)
100 preset, 100 user
Display
Backlit LCD
Number of Sequences
100 preset, 100 user
Number of Built-in Tones
620 preset, 310 user
Arpeggiator
100 preset, 100 user
Polyphony (maximum)
64
Large Dial
Yes
Zone
4 (maximum)
Sound Source
Hybrid Processing Sound Source (HPSS)
Sliders
9
EAN Code
4971850314158
Memory
100 preset, 100 user
Assignable Knobs
4
Touch Sensitivity
2 sensitivity levels, off
Adaptor Type
AD-E95100L
Modulation Wheel
Yes
Equalizer
4 band
Key Type
Piano style
Included Accessories
AC Adaptor
Number of Keys
61
Pitch Bend Wheel
Yes
DSP
100 preset, 100 user, 52 types
Weight
5.4kg
Tuning Control
A4 = 415.5Hz - 440.0Hz - 465.9Hz
Chorus
System chorus
Dimensions (W x D x H)
948 x 384 x 124 mm
Reverb
System reverb
Key Transpose
± 1 Octave (-12 to 0 to +12 semitones)
Battery Life
Approx 35 hours using headphones
Octave Shift
± 3 Octaves
Virtual Controllers
8
Batteries
6 D-size alkaline
Mixer
16 channels + 1 external input
LFO Blocks
2
SD Card Slot
Yes
Total Block
Filter, Solo Synthesizer DSP
Mic In
Mono standard jack
Noise Block
Noise generator, filter, amp
Audio In
Stereo mini jack
External Input Sound Block
Pitch shifter, filter, amp
Instrument Input
Mono standard jack
PCM OSC1 / OSC2 Blocks
2158 PCM Waves, filter, amp
USB Port
Yes
Synth OSC1 / OSC 2 Blocks
311 Synth waves, filter amp
MIDI In/Out
IN + OUT/THRU
Line Out
L/MONO + R (Standard jack)
Chains
100 user
PCM Drum
20 preset, 10 user
Pedal Terminal
Standard Jack, assignable
Patterns
8 per sequence
PCM Melody
400 preset, 100 user
Headphones
Stereo standard jack
Maximum Steps
16
Drawbar Organ
50 preset, 50 user
Hex Layer
50 preset, 50 user
General MIDI
16 multi-timbre received, GM level 1 standard
Number of Tracks
8 monophonic, 1 polyphonic, 4 control
Solo Synth (Monophonic)
100 preset, 100 user
Display
Backlit LCD
Number of Sequences
100 preset, 100 user
Number of Built-in Tones
620 preset, 310 user
Arpeggiator
100 preset, 100 user
Polyphony (maximum)
64
Large Dial
Yes
Zone
4 (maximum)
Sound Source
Hybrid Processing Sound Source (HPSS)
Sliders
9
EAN Code
4971850314158
Memory
100 preset, 100 user
Assignable Knobs
4
Touch Sensitivity
2 sensitivity levels, off
Adaptor Type
AD-E95100L
Modulation Wheel
Yes
Equalizer
4 band
Key Type
Piano style
Included Accessories
AC Adaptor
Number of Keys
61
Pitch Bend Wheel
Yes
DSP
100 preset, 100 user, 52 types
Weight
5.4kg
Tuning Control
A4 = 415.5Hz - 440.0Hz - 465.9Hz
Chorus
System chorus
Dimensions (W x D x H)
948 x 384 x 124 mm
Reverb
System reverb
Key Transpose
± 1 Octave (-12 to 0 to +12 semitones)
Battery Life
Approx 35 hours using headphones
Octave Shift
± 3 Octaves
Virtual Controllers
8
Batteries
6 D-size alkaline
Mixer
16 channels + 1 external input
LFO Blocks
2
SD Card Slot
Yes
Total Block
Filter, Solo Synthesizer DSP
Mic In
Mono standard jack
Noise Block
Noise generator, filter, amp