SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, November 30, 2010 – DigiTech today announced the introduction of its BP355 Bass Multi-Effects Pedal, a modeling bass processor that offers bass players hundreds of sounds, amp and speaker cabinet models, effects and much more.
Powered by DigiTech’s leading-edge AudioDNA®2 processor, the BP355 offers state-of-the-art modeling of 20 amps, 17 speaker cabinets and more than 70 different effects – distortion pedals, flangers, phasers, chorus pedals, envelope filters, compressors, delays, pitch shifters and more, including a selection of industry-standard Lexicon® reverbs and popular stompboxes. The BP355 includes 70 factory and 70 user presets, a Tone Library with 30 sounds and an Effects Library with 30 effects. A choice of 3-band or 4-band semi-parametric EQ enables precise tonal adjustment.
The DigiTech BP355 is ideal for practicing and rehearsing. It includes 60 CD-quality drum patterns, an audio input for a portable audio player, and a 20-second looper that players can play along with. It even has a built-in tuner.
All of the BP355’s sounds and functions are easily accessible via its straightforward control layout and three footswitches, and the BP355’s expression pedal enables on-the-fly control of volume, pitch, modulation speed and other parameters. The BP355 has a rugged, die-cast metal housing that stands up to on-stage use, while its USB connectivity and included Cubase® LE5 recording software and DigiTech X-Edit™ editing software make it perfect for home or studio recording.
The BP355 has a 1/4-inch input and 1/4-inch and XLR stereo outputs, an Amp/Mixer switch that enables connection to an amplifier or a PA system, a 1/8-inch external audio input, 1/8-inch headphones output and a USB jack. Its power supply is included. With the BP355, bass players have all the sounds they need to take center stage, with a pedal that offers more sounds, effects and versatility than ever.
The DigiTech BP355 Bass Multi-Effects Pedal will be available in December 2010 at $309.95 suggested retail and $199.95 MAP. Please visit digitech.com for more information.
DigiTech is a unit of Harman International Industries, Incorporated.
HARMAN designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of audio and infotainment solutions for the automotive, consumer and professional markets – supported by 15 leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®and Mark Levinson®. The Company is admired by audiophiles across multiple generations and supports leading professional entertainers and the venues where they perform. More than 20 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and infotainment systems. HARMAN has a workforce of about 11,000 people across the Americas, Europe and Asia, and reported sales of $3.2 billion for the last twelve months ended March 31, 2010. The Company’s shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol NYSE:HAR.