Expanding into an entirely new product category, HARMAN DigiTech today announced the introduction of its first-ever guitar and bass amplifiers at Musikmesse 2011. Combining renowned DigiTech sound quality and tonal flexibility with outstanding value, the new DigiTech amplifier lineup includes five combo guitar amps, a combo bass amp and a 150-Watt tube head with 4 x 12 cabinet half-stack.
The DigiTech amplifier line includes the following:
â€¢ TH-150 150 Watt all tube head and 4 x 12-inch speaker cabinet
â€¢ Classic-15GR 15 Watt, 2-channel combo guitar amp with reverb (8-inch speaker)
â€¢ Classic-15G 15 Watt, 2-channel combo guitar amp (8-inch speaker)
â€¢ Classic-15B 15 Watt combo bass amp (8-inch speaker)
â€¢ Fusion 30XD 30 Watt, modeling combo guitar amp (12-inch speaker)
â€¢ Fusion 75XD 75 Watt, modeling combo guitar amp (12-inch speaker)
â€¢ Fusion 150XD 150 Watt, stereo modeling
combo guitar amp (two 12-inch speakers)
â€œIn creating our DigiTech amplifiers, we knew we had to offer something more than a â€˜me tooâ€™ product line in a market already filled with amps,â€? stated, Rob Urry, vice president and general manager HARMAN Professional Signal Processing Group. â€œDigiTech has the unique advantage of decades of experience in creating many of the worldâ€™s most recognizable sounds, effects pedals and products, and we put all of that expertise into designing a full line of amplifiers that provide an exceptional range of tones.â€?
The TH-150 2-channel amp head is an all-out rock powerhouse that can deliver everything from warm clean tones to tight rhythm crunch and singing high-gain leads. Featuring an all tube prepamp and power amp section using five ECC33Sâ€™s tubes for the preamp and four KT88â€™s for the power amp, the TH-150 features switchable Normal and Overdrive preamp volume, Normal and Overdrive master volume, and Bass, Middle, Treble and Presence controls. The rear panel offers an effects loop, dual speaker outputs, a line output and a jack for the
The matching 4 x 12 cabinet features four 12-inch specially voiced SeleniumÂ® speakers to deliver maximum projection and punch with 400-watts power handling capability. The all-wood reinforced cabinet has a metal check mesh speaker grill, metal corners, recessed handles and removable casters.
The DigiTech Fusion 150XD Stereo, Fusion 75XD and Fusion 30XD combo amplifiers incorporate the companyâ€™s industry-standard modeling technology and effects including overdrive, distortion, reverb, delay, chorus and other mod-effects, Ideal for any musical style, the Fusion 150XD Stereo and 75XD offer 24 amp models, 37 total effects, a built-in 30-second looper and 20 presets (100 with optional Control 2 foot controller), while the Fusion 30XD includes 12 amp models, 12 effects and five presets (100 with optional Control 2 foot controller). All Fusion models feature a built-in chromatic tuner, an MP3/Aux input and a 1/4-inch headphones jack. The 75XD and 150XD also add a USB port that lets users connect to a computer and edit the ampâ€™s presets.
DigiTechâ€™s Classic-15GR, 15G and 15B combo amps offer an outstanding combination of light weight, easy portability and superb sound, from rich clean tones to roaring distortion and everything in between. The Classic-15GR and 15G include Gain, Volume, Treble, Middle and Bass controls and a Clean/Overdrive switch, and the Classic-15B bass amp offers Volume, Treble, Middle and Bass, making it easy for players to create their favorite sounds. The Clssic-15GR also features a Spring Reverb that adds lush, ambient reverb. All Classic models also feature a 1/4â€? stereo headphones output for private listening.
The DigiTech guitar and bass amplifiers will begin shipping in Spring 2011.