Also, unless cost is a major issue, a new item like the 404sx has much better/easier sample loading than older units. Not so much with sampling directly from the analog inputs, but loading pre-existing files.
I was using a Korg ES-1 before, and the Roland is much easier to load pre-existing sames.
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On Aug 7, 2013, at 11:20 AM, Benjamin Whitehouse <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: