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Line 6 POD HD500X Amp Modeling MultiEffects Pedalboard

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Product Description

Adding additional processing power to the best selling POD HD500 multi-effects floorboard, the Line 6 POD HD500X provides an even more indepth HD sound with enhanced nuances that really push the sound character to a whole new level.

The collection of World-Class HD amp models will inspire your creativity in live our studio productions with powerful dynamic DSP, flexible routing, and assignable footswitches that are illuminated for taking command on even the darkest stages.

Line 6 POD HD500X HD Multi-Effects Processor Features

  • Extensive collection of award-winning HD amps for authentic tone and feel
  • 100+ studio and stomp effects, use up to eight simultaneously
  • Selectable speaker cabinets and mics
  • Unparalleled flexibility to craft your tones:
    • Dual signal paths
    • Multiple routing options
    • Dynamic DSP with more power for amps and effects
    • Stereo FX loop can be inserted anywhere in the signal chain
  • Professional-grade footswitches with bright LED rings for at-a-glance operation
  • Comprehensive I/O: USB 2.0, MIDI, S/PDIF, balanced XLR outputs, integrated mic preamp and more
  • Variable input impedance
  • L6 LINK connection for integration and control of DT-series amps and StageSource loudspeakers
  • VDI connection for integration and control of James Tyler Variax guitars
  • 512 user-writable preset locations
  • Eight set list banks
  • Assignable expression pedal controls amp and effect parameters
  • Integrated 48-second looper with dedicated footswitch
  • Built-in chromatic tuner Tap tempo
  • Professional-grade construction with bent metal chassis, chrome roll bar and die-cast expression pedal
  • Downloadable POD HD500X software editor/patch librarian
  • Dimensions (HxWxD): 2.91" x 21.5" x 10.29"
World-Class HD Amps
From vintage classics to modern powerhouses, each HD amp delivers incredible sonic depth, character and touch nuance to inspire your playing—and that’s just the beginning. Customize the tone and dynamic response of each HD amp with an extensive set of deep parameters including Sag, Bias, Bias Excursion, Hum and more.

100+ Studio and Stomp Effects
POD HD500X gives you over 100 studio and boutique stomp effects, so you can take your sound in any direction. Emulate classic signal chains with distortions, delays, mods, filters, reverbs and more, or discover entirely new sounds by mixing and matching up to eight simultaneous effects. You also get pro-grade, assignable footswitches and a built-in, die-cast expression pedal to control your effects in real time.

More Processing Power, More Creativity
With unparalleled flexibility and more processing power than anything in its class, POD HD500X is built for tone creation. To start, it features dynamic DSP, so you have the freedom to stack the effects you want wherever you want them. And compared to its predecessor, POD HD500X lets you add even more effects to your signal chain. You can also mix and match HD amps, cabinets, mics and effects in virtually endless combinations. With 512 presets, you’ve got plenty of options for recalling your tones.

Sculpt Sounds with Dual Signal Paths
Legendary guitar tones are often created with more than one signal path. POD HD500X lets you create these complex, rich tones without the setup headaches of traditional dual-amp rigs. You can route your guitar through two completely independent paths, each with its own HD amp and effects chain, of course, or process two signals at once using the 1/4 inch guitar, 1/4 inch auxiliary or XLR mic inputs. So whether you want to configure elaborate signal chains for more traditional stereo amp setups, or create unique soundscapes, you've picked the right tool.

Assignable Footswitches and Rugged Construction
With POD HD500X, you get professional-grade footswitches with bright LED rings that you can see anywhere on stage. You can use them to enable or bypass amps and effects, or to select presets directly. If you want to get more creative, you can assign multiple amp and effects parameters to the expression pedal and morph between sounds, controlling up to 52 parameters in real time. The footswitches also control the built-in 48-second looper, an instrument unto itself. The bent-metal chassis and rugged construction make POD HD500X ideal for any stage.

Flexible I/O
POD HD500X provides all the connections you need for studio, stage and anywhere in between. You can plug in a mic to record vocals or acoustic instruments, track with your favorite HD amps, use the stereo FX loop to connect stompboxes and outboard effects, and much more. Connect to your computer via USB for multi-channel, studio-quality recording with your favorite DAW software—or tap into POD HD Edit, the free editor/librarian software that makes it easy to tweak and organize all your tones.

Command Center for Your Guitar Experience
It doesn’t matter if you use a guitar amp, go straight to the PA or take advantage of a next-gen full-range guitar rig, POD HD500X is the ideal command center for any guitar setup. It’s a fully assignable MIDI controller, so you can use the footswitches and expression pedal to control all kinds of external hardware and software, and it gets even better when you use POD HD500X with other Line 6 gear.

Connect a James Tyler Variax guitar and DT amp or StageSource speaker to form the Line 6 Dream Rig, the only system that can instantly become virtually any rig. With the press of a single POD HD500X footswitch, you can recall up to 512 totally different rigs, with changes to preamp type, power amp configuration, guitar type, polyphonic alt-tuning, effects chain and more.

With a StageSource L2m, you’ve got a cutting-edge, full-range, flat-response guitar system that delivers consistent tone at any volume, from studio to rehearsal, to the gig.

    Helpful Info about the Manufacturer
    Phone:  818-575-3600 Warranty:  July 12, 2017 Helix warranty: 2 Years for qualifying customers who register a Helix Floor, Helix Rack, or Helix LT processor, or a Helix Control pedal in the United States within the first year of ownership. Customers who already own a Helix product will have a second year added to their current one-year Helix Warranty at no cost: 1 Year on other products; G-Port and RiffTrack Package: 90 Days; B-Stock: 90 Days
    Kevin Morford Submitted: 9/26/2018
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    I love it
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    Lots of options for setting up your own set of fx , very versatile and user friendly, well worth the money
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    Rob Submitted: 9/26/2018
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    Not as great as I hoped
    What is your opinion of this product?
    I don’t like it. Too complex to figure out.
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    Larry McGee Submitted: 9/5/2018
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    Best effects Ive owned
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    This is a fantastic multi effects processor. It was a little tricky to figure out for me however once I got the hang of it its easy. Well built and the tones are almost like having a room cull of endless equipment!
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    Peter Kilian Submitted: 8/10/2018
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    Sounds Incredible
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    For the price this thing is amazing. It sounds incredible and is easy to use. I highly recommend!
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    Douglas Submitted: 7/24/2018
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    Does more than I thought it would with the Variax guitar and less price than the Helix!
    What is your opinion of this product?
    I owned this pedal once before combined with a JTV 69, I did not know however that this board can be directly connected to JTV guitars through the Variax data cable alone and PC controlled in addition to the board itself! 1 laptop can configure new sounds for both the HD500x and the JTV 59 I now own. The sounds are great, the cab and amp models are spot on and it is just an all around performer. Great effects board all around!
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    Miles Duffy Submitted: 6/24/2018
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    Well worth the money"
    What is your opinion of this product?
    If you dont have it.get it.
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    Matt Submitted: 1/22/2018
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    This thing does it all!
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    I've used line 6 for years and this pedal does it all. I'm using it with my EVH 5150 III and it is amazing! There is hundreds of free tones to download for free as well on line 6 website. This effects board rocks!
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    Kerry Submitted: 9/8/2017
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    Exactly what I expected
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    Upgraded from HD400. 500 is a great unit. Takes some time to set it up and get the sounds you want but once you learn to tweak this pedal can't be beat!!
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    Jacob Daniel-Lee Holden Submitted: 3/27/2017
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    So amazing
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    It's tough and frustrating at first, but take your time analyzing all of the presets and you'll quickly get it down. I love this thing and I'm glad I bought it!
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    Bryan Submitted: 12/25/2016
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    Awesome!
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    This thing is awesome and sounds great. It was a little difficult at first to program but after I got the hang of it it was easy. It's similar in programming to my POD X3 but different and much more flexible. On the X3 I was locked into having only 1 modulation effect per patch but with this I can have chorus, flange and phaser models in the patch and turn them on and off at random just like with a string of pedals. My TC Electronic GMAJOR FX processor is the same way you can only have one modulation effect in a patch. I'll be using this with my amp rig also since you can bypass the amp and cab models and only use fx. Everything I need is in this unit noise gate, compression, chorus, flanger, phaser, reverb, delay,volume pedal, wah, whammy effects and harmonies with the intelligent pitch fx. And much more. Great piece of gear and well worth it.
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