AC2 RhythmVOX battery powered mini guitar amplifier, 2w
AC2 RhythmVOX battery powered mini guitar amplifier, 2w
The enormously popular AC1 Rhythm VOX series of miniature amps has been recharged! It has returned as the AC2 RhythmVOX for guitar and the AC2 RhythmVOX Bass for bass. The output has doubled from 1W to 2W, further enhancing the amp's sound quality. The high-quality effects and a wide selection of rhythm patterns are easy to use and will have you hooked on playing through your AC2. Battery operation is supported, so you can use the amp anywhere. Careful attention has been paid to every detail of these amps, which look so much like a real VOX amp that you'll forget it's a miniature. Whether it’s your first amp, a practice or warmup amp for backstage, or as a rhythm box, the AC2 is a cute yet ferocious unit that’s at home in any situation.
- Battery-powered miniature amp with a variety of functions including rhythm patterns and effects.
- 2 watts of output provides plenty of power in spite of the amp's ultra-small size.
- Choose from three types of sounds: clean, crunch, and lead.
- A total of 81 rhythm patterns: 9 genres × 9 variations.
- Five types of effects, including chorus, delay, and reverb.
- Exquisitely crafted looks for even greater realism.
- High-performance dedicated E-string tuner.
- Headphone jack allows you to concentrate on your playing and practice silently
- AUX IN jack can be used for jam sessions and playing along with your favorite music.
- Six AA batteries allows for extended playing of approximately 20 hours.
- Sleep function prevents battery exhaustion even if you forget to power-off.
2 watts of power for even better sound quality
Although the AC2 RhythmVOX is an extremely compact miniature amp, it lets you enjoy serious and realistic amp sound that will exceed your expectations. The amp output has been increased from 1W to 2W, twice than its predecessor model This increased output delivers a sense of loudness that goes beyond the size of the unit, ranging from minimally-distorted clean sound to powerful high-gain sound. A pair of 3-inch VOX original speakers is mounted in stereo to project powerful sound. Enjoy playing your guitar or bass through this amp to your heart's content.
The next evolution of a dedicated guitar amp with serious sound
Designed specifically for guitar, the AC2 RhythmVOX is equipped with three modes that let you switch between three variations of sound:clean, crunch, and lead. With the serious guitar sound that you expect from analog circuitry, these variations cover any playing style or genre. Gain, tone, and volume controls are also provided so that you can shape a sound that suits your taste.
A completely renewed rhythm function with even more variations
Boasting unexpected level of sound quality and diversity for its class, the rhythm sound generator will further enhance your playing. Going beyond the 66 types of the previous model, the new AC2 RhythmVOX provides a total of 81 rhythm patterns (9 genres × 9 variations); all of these phrases have been newly programmed from scratch. The rich assortment emphasizes the classic standard rhythm patterns that will be most useful, whether for casual performance or for practicing.
Many of these realistic drum patterns are useful not only as a guide for keeping your rhythm, but also as backing patterns that provide a basis for you to develop ideas for original riffs, or simply to enjoy jamming along with.
New effects built-in
The AC2 RhythmVOX now features built-in effects. You can choose from three types of effects (chorus, delay, and reverb) and even combinations of these effects, for a total of five variations. Each effect provides two parameters that you can edit you dial in your sound. All by itself, the AC2 RhythmVOX delivers serious and diverse sound in the smallest possible setup.
Carefully crafted looks
The AC2 features a sophisticated front grille, complete with piping around the edge, corner protectors consisting of independent parts, and VOX's traditional handle and bench grille. Numerous details have been carefully considered to enhance the accuracy of the reproduction and the sense of quality, giving this unit a sense of presence that elevates it above a mere miniature amp.
Numerous functions to support your playing
The AC2 RhythmVOX is equipped with numerous functions that are indispensable when playing guitar or bass. A high-performance dedicated E-string tuner, a headphone jack, and an AUX IN jack are provided. You can use these functions in a variety of ways; you can input an external audio source such as your smartphone or MP3 player and enjoy jamming along with songs by your favorite band, or create your own original minus-one tracks for practicing before you play with your band.
The AC2 RhythmVOX will also operate for approximately 20 hours on six AA batteries. There's a new sleep function that automatically enters a low-power state when there has been no input or operation for a certain length of time, preventing the batteries from running down even if you forget to turn off the power.
Rhythm Genres:8 Beat 1, 8 Beat 2, Accent, 16 Beat, 6/8 Beat, Dance, Heavy, Soft, Metronome
* Each genre contains nine variations.
Effects: Chorus, Delay, Reverb, Chorus + Delay, Chorus + Reverb
Number of Rhythm Patterns: 81 (9 genres x 9 variations)
Tempo Range: 40 - 240 bpm
Effect Types: 5
- GUITAR IN Jack (1/4" monaural phone jack, unbalanced) x 1,
- AUX IN Jack (1/8" stereo mini-phone jack, unbalanced) x 1,
- PHONES Jack (1/8" stereo mini-phone jack) x1
Output Power: Approx. 2 W @ 4 ohms
Speakers: 3-inch, 8 ohms x 2
Power Source: AA batteries x 6 (alkaline batteries or zinc-carbon batteries); or, optional AC adapter
Battery Life: Approximately 20 hours
Dimensions (W x D x H): 170 x 70 x 128 mm / 6.69" x 2.76" x 5.04"
Weight: 620 g / 1.37 lbs. (without batteries)
Included Item: AA batteries x 6
Accessories: AC adapter (500 mA or greater, DC 9V)