Zoom RFX 2200 Digital Multi Effects Processor
The Zoom RFX-2200 is an expanded version of the popular RFX-1100 featuring 48 types of multi-effects, SPDIF Digital Output, 100 user program locations, MIDI IN for program or parameter control, 4 editing controls in addition to I/O gain and Mix, Tap Tempo control, and a LED numeric display in an easy to use format with absolutely no compromise on audio quality. 24-bit processing with 44.1 sampling guarantees the highest signal quality with no annoying background noise and clear, transparent sound in every preset. The front panel XLR-1/4 inch combination jack allows for direct signal processing of mic/line level sources and effects include a full compliment of chorus, flangers, reverbs (121 different reverb settings), dual processing (ex: chorus and reverb in one preset), mic and cabinet simulators, mix-down effects, Lo-Fi, Resonance, ring modulators, and vocoder functions. Front panel adjustment knobs allow for Mix, I/O gain, Time, and Variation. L-R 1/4 inch I/O.
Zoom RFX 2200 Features
Zoom RFX Processing: Incredible Sounds, Crystal Clear Signal
- 24-bit processing with 44.1 kHz sampling
- 121 preset reverb characters
- 48 types of multi-effects
- 100 programs for user settings
- Front panel XLR combination jack for direct signal processing
- SP/DIF digital out
- MIDI IN allows program change or parameter control
- Tap tempo function
- Mix-down effects for final mastering.
- Mic simulator function makes Dynamic mics sound like Condensers
- Cabinet simulator for direct signal guitar recording
- Lo-Fi, Resonance and Ring modulator, great for Remix and DJ applications
From ZOOM, the masters of effects come the new studio, club and road-ready RFX Series Processors. Each comes packed with customizable high-resolution audio processing tools that will take your sound to new levels without compromising any of your signal's original purity.
121 Reverb Character Settings and 44.1kHz 24bit Processing
The RFX-1100 and 2200 offer a huge array of reverb settings: 121 acoustic character settings including 11 distinct types, each with 11 settings.
Intuitive Controls with Analog Feel
- HALL: Recreates the acoustics of a large hall or similar venue.
- ROOM: Simulates a cubic space, from a small room to a large club.
- PLATE: Duplicates an analog plate reverb machine.
- VOCAL: Reverb optimized for vocals or narration.
- AMBIENCE: Adds natural ambience and depth to the sound.
- DIMENSION: Allows flexible control of sound source spread.
- PERCUSSION: Reverb optimized for drums and percussion.
- ENSEMBLE: Sound designed for ensembles such as strings or brass sections.
- POWER: Adds a feeling of power to various sources.
- GATE: Special effect where reverb is cut shapy by a gate.
- REVERSE: Like a tape run in reverse.
Selecting an effect type, changing a parameter or adjusting the balance between dry and wet-every operation is controlled quickly and intuitively with front panel knobs. Making a change on the fly in a live or DJ setting is effortless.
XLR Input Allows Direct Microphone Connection
The combined XLR / phone connector on the front panel lets you use the unit as a stand-alone effect processor for vocals. A Mic Simulator with condenser mic characteristics is convenienct for recording vocals or acoustic instruments. Connect a synthesizer to the rear-panel INPUT jacks and use the mic to control the VOCODER effect.
Mixdown Effects Take Your Creations to the Next Level
When transferring a song created on a multi-track machine to a master recorder, the mixdown effects of this unit make it easy to provide sound quality compensation and adjust the overall tone. It's also perfect for transferring old sources, such as cassette tapes or records to digital media.
Multi-use Effect Programs for Various Environments
There's a lot more here than just reverb: Six-voice stereo chorus for instruments, 8-stage stereo Phaser, Flanger with adjustable bandwidth. There's a broad palette of high-grade effects at your fingertips. For recording, there is a Compressor / Limiter that gives you control over input signal levels as well as a cabinet simulator for that special guitar amp sound.
RFX-1100/2200 EFFECT LIST
Zoom RFX-2200 ONLY
- COMPRESSOR - LIMITER
- TREMOLO + AUTO PAN
- DELAY + REVERB
- CHORUS + REVERB
- DELAY / REVERB
- FLANGER / REVERB
- POWER MIX
- WIDE MIX
- BOOST MIX
- VOCAL MIX
- MIC SIMULATOR
- CABINET SIMULATOR
- RING MODULATOR
- Lo-Fi EFX
Additional RFX-2200 Features
- STEREO DELAY
- AUTO PANNING DELAY
- RHYTHMIC DELAY
- TIME TRIP
- COMB FILTER
- STEP CRY
- LOW PASS FILTER
- BAND PASS FILTER
- HIGH PASS FILTER
- FINAL MASTER
The RFX-2200 steps you up with some added features that DJs will love. Rhythmic Delay with BPM Syncing, isolator for cutting only a specific range, Low-pass/High-pass/Bandpass filters and other effects are great for remixing and DJ performances. A 4-band Equalizer and 3-band Compressor help you master like a pro.
Tap Input for Spontaneous Sound Creation
Parameters such as delay time or modulation speed can be edited directly by tapping a key in the desired interval.
Built-in Effects Settings
The RFX-2200 comes with 48 preprogrammed patches, each an example of the unit's incredible versatility. From basic patches like "Vocal Enhancer" to more complex effect combinations like "Orchestra Hall" that simulate the acoustics of a serious classical music venue with incredible accuracy. Use the "MP3 Enhancer" for MP3 files. As you create your own effect patches, you can save up to 100 of them for future use.
S/PDIF Digital Output
The S/PDIF digital output accepts either optical or coaxial connections. This is convenient for direct hookup to a digital mixer, MD or DAT recorder, or any other digital component.
Support for MIDI Remote Control
MIDI send/receive capability allows patch switching, saving patch data on an external device, real-time parameter control, and more.