|Roland D-05 Boutique (Roland D-05)|
US$460 US |
|Polyphony||16 voices, 8 voices (Dual or Split mode)|
|Oscillator||32 partials with 2 per voice; 4 per voice in Dual or Split mode|
|Synthesis type||Linear Arithmetic synthesis Digital Circuit Behavior (DCB)|
|Filter||low-pass resonant filter referred to as a Time Variant Filter (TVF)|
|Attenuator||ADSR envelope referred to as Time Variant Amplifier (TVA)|
|Storage memory||Preset Patch 64 x 6, User Patch 64 x 8, Pattern 64|
|Effects||Reverb, Chorus, EQ|
|Keyboard||25 keys with optional K-25m keyboard unit|
|Left-hand control||Pitchbend / modulation ribbon controllers|
The Roland D-05 is a synthesizer first manufactured in 2017. It is a smaller version of the Roland D-50 which was produced in 1987.   The D-05 is part of the Roland's Boutique range of new and recreated synths. This particular Boutique module has additional functionality compared to its bigger brother. There is the addition of a Micro USB port that MIDI and audio from the unit can both be transmitted to and from a connected computer.
The unit can be powered by batteries or from the USB port. Along with the optional K25m module and utilizing the D-05's built in speaker, it can be made into a self-contained, highly portable synthesizer.