Boss Introduces the Katana-Air EX Wireless Amp
Boss has added a new model to their Katana amp series with the Katana-Air EX Wireless Amp. The new desktop amp, which is suited for bass or guitar, builds on the lineup with 35 watts of power for increased fullness and projection as well as new recording and performance options.
“Katana-Air EX has been engineered to provide an authentic stage-style playing experience in a desktop size,” Boss writes. “Two custom five-inch speakers are loaded into a carefully designed wood cabinet, generating full sound with rich resonance typically only available with performance amplifiers. Punchy, high-definition tones offer an inspiring platform for honing natural techniques, while the tuned bass-reflex port ensures tight bottom-end response for low-tuned guitar riffs and electric bass practice.”
The Katana-Air EX has five amp characters built-in: Brown, Lead, Crunch, Clean, and Acoustic/Bass. It also boasts 60 Boss effects on board, six memory slots for storing your settings, and a built-in USB audio interface for music production. Its compact wireless transmitter has up to 12 hours of runtime and charges in an integrated port on the amp. Other features include compatibility with the Boss Tone Studio mobile app, analog and Bluetooth aux inputs, and battery or adaptor power.
The Boss Katana-Air EX is out now for $599.99.
Boss Katana-Air EX Wireless Amp Features:
|Powerful desktop guitar amplifier with advanced BOSS wireless technology
|Rich, resonant stereo sound with dual five-inch speakers, wood cabinet with bass-reflex port, and 35 watts max power*
|Five versatile amp characters derived from the acclaimed Katana stage amplifier series, including a neutral amp character for acoustic-electric guitar and bass
|Over 60 world-class BOSS effects on board
|Class-leading BOSS wireless technology delivers rock-solid audio performance with ultra-low latency
|Compact wireless transmitter with up to 12 hours of runtime and integrated charging port in the amp
|Six onboard memories for storing favorite amp and effects setups
|BOSS Tone Studio mobile app (iOS/Android) with deep sound-editing tools and powerful practice features
|Download and share Livesets on BOSS Tone Exchange
|Built-in USB audio interface for computer music production
|Stereo line output with mic’d cab emulation
|Play along with songs from a mobile device or music player via the analog aux input or Bluetooth
|Powered with the included adaptor, eight AA batteries, or optional Roland BTY-NIMH/A Rechargeable Amp Power Pack
|Control effects and more with the optional EV-1-WL Wireless MIDI Expression Pedal and FS-1-WL Wireless Footswitch