The Boss SYB-3 was the world’s first bass synthesizer to be packed into a compact pedal, and it found favor with experimentalists and tone aficionados alike. Today, the next-generation bass-synth pedal has arrived: the SYB-5. Utilizing the latest in DSP technology, the SYB-5 faithfully reproduces the classic sound characteristics of analog synthesizers with enhanced punch and power.
11 DSP variations of saw, square, and pulse synth waves
Enhanced Wave Shape mode provides sharper sounds
Hold notes with the onboard pedal and jam over the top
Control filter cutoff and LFO rate via EV-5 Expression Pedal (sold separately)
Boss SYB-5 Specifications
Nominal Input Level -20 dBu
Input Impedance 1 M ohms
Nominal Output Level -20 dBu
Output Impedance 1 k ohms
Recommended Load Impedance 10 k ohms or greater
Residual Noise -96 dBu (IHF-A, Typ.); All knobs at center position
Connectors Input jack, Output A (MONO) jack, Output B jack, EXP jack, AC adaptor jack (DC 9 V)
Power Supply DC 9 V: Dry battery / 9 V type (6F22 (carbon), 6LR61 (alkaline)), AC Adaptor (PSA-series: optional)
Current Draw 50 mA (DC 9 V)
Accessories Owner’s Manual, Mode Label, Dry battery / 9 V type (6LR61)
Options AC Adaptor (PSA-series), Expression Pedal (Roland EV-5)
Size and Weight ( incl. battery )
Width 73 mm 2-7/8 inches
Depth 129 mm 5-1/8 inches
Height 59 mm 2-3/8 inches
Weight 0.4 kg 1 lbs.
* 0 dBu=0.775 Vrms *The specifications are subject to change without notice.