The S-series samplers from Akai are most likely the best bit samplers in the world. The most radical feature about these great samplers is that they are very synth-like. Aside from outstanding sampling specs such as The SXL pictured above has the same specs as the S
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The Akai SXL  is a bit professional stereo digital sampler. When the SXL was released, it was Akai's top of the line. For adding sounds to the sampler, the SXL features a 3. Iomega Zip drives were very commonly used for storage and backup. A great benefit was that during live performance the Akai could take the role of the computer to trigger the other instruments. The interface consists of 32 buttons, eight of which are function keys, three knobs, and a four-key directional pad for navigating the x64 display, located in the upper-middle portion of the sampler.
The Akai SXL is widely considered [ by whom? However, the LCD screen 's backlight fades easily and the built-in memory capacity is not so wide. Regardless, it is functionally identical and accepts the SXL options listed below sans internal hard disk also including the IBP 8-channel output board, standard in SXL. Although Akai has discontinued production and product support for the Akai SXL, many units can still be found working in recording studios around the world.
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The Akai SXL  is a bit professional stereo digital sampler. When the SXL was released, it was Akai's top of the line. For adding sounds to the sampler, the SXL features a 3. Iomega Zip drives were very commonly used for storage and backup.
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