DreamBlaster X16GS
High end waveblaster board for gaming, featuring 1gbyte of soundbank flash, 16 core high end synth chip, and Dream/Roland licensed GS compatible soundbank.
€ 145,00
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X16GS - gamer's edition (with licensed Dream/Roland GS bank - for DOS gaming purposes), based on X16 hardware. 
X16GS has one difference compared to X16 : it features a preloaded officially licensed, read only 16mbyte GS bank.
This makes is the best option for DOS gamers.

Hardware Specs :
  • High End 16 core Dream 5000 series synth chip (SAM5716B), with up to 256 voice polyphony
  • Compact high quality green, gold plated PCB, 53mm x 77mm
  • Super low latency < 1ms
  • 8 MByte SDRAM for high quality effects
  • 1 GByte Flash for soundbanks
  • 2x13 Waveblaster header for integration on DOS sound cards and custom projects
  • Up to 400mA current consumption at 5V, when using all DSP cores.
  • USB-MIDI interface (Class compliant), USB mini connector
  • Stereo out, high quality 24 bit 112 dB DNR DAC
  • Expansion header for future expansion / OEM projects
Features :
  • High quality Dream synth engine, compatible with Dream 5000 SDK for custom soundbank design
  • High quality GS compatible reverb and chorus
  • 3 Stereo Insert Multi-Effects blocks (s (Distortion, Equalizer, Compressor, Chorus/Flanger/Phaser/Tremolo/Rotary, Delay), controllable by MIDI.
  • 4-bands Equalizer, controllable by MIDI.
  • Multi slot soundbank support, fast bank uploading over USB to flash using Serdaco X16Manager multi slot upload tool
  • Bootloader for updating firmware over USB
  • Support for DreamBlaster Presets
X16GS is shipped with the following preloaded soundbanks :
  • Bank1 : Dream/Roland GS Bank (officially licensed, ROM bank)
  • Bank2 : Dream CleanWave Bank (official)
  • Bank3 : Buran Bank
  • Bank4 : OPL3-FM General MIDI bank
  • Bank5 : GXSCC Chiptune bank

  • Full GM/GS implementation
  • 128 GM instruments
  • 180 variation instruments
  • More than 200 drum sounds in 15 drum sets + 1 SFX set
  • All samples are in 16bit quality
  • Official Dream/Roland License
Read soundbank details here.  

Read the X16GS user manual here.
Read the X16/X16GS MIDI specs here.
Find X16GS related downloads here.

The X16GS bank is used with the express permission of Roland Corporation. This bank is used conforming a license agreement with Dream.

WARNING: This product may not be installed in any musical instrument. Using this product in the manufacture of musical instruments or selling this product for use in a musical instrument is a violation of the intellectual property rights of Roland Corporation and will result in liability for infringement.