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Architecture
Type: Digital
Synthesis: Phase Distorion, Sampling, Subtractive
Oscillators
Oscillators: 2
Waveforms: Pulse Variable, Saw Up, Square, White Noise
Osc Modulation: Envelope, Glide / Portamento, Keyboard, Knob, LFO, Oscillator, Pitch Wheel, Ring Modulation, Sequencer, Sync Hard, Velocity
Oscillator Notes:
+ 8 basic waveforms: saw, square, saw pulse, saw half-sine, quarter sine, low harmonics, mid harmonics, low & mid harmonics. 

+ 25 combo waveforms: non-resonant waveforms 1~5 can cascade resonant waveforms.

+ 8 note polyphonic

Sampling: 12 bit
Sampling Notes:
+ 40 kHz sampling

+ 3 seconds max sample time

+ 4 note polyphonic

Envelopes
Envelopes: 3
Evelope Paramerters: 8-step Casio
Filters
Filters: 1
Types: Low Pass, Resonance
Filter Modulation: Keyboard, LFO
LFO
LFO: 1
LFO Parameters: Saw Up, Saw Down, Sine, Triangle, Delay
Polyphony & Tuning
Polyphony: 4-8 per rack
Timbrality: 4 per rack
Tuning: Standard
Modes: Polyphonic, Split, Unison
Storage: Floppy 3½ inch
Editing: MIDI
Effects
Chorus
Delay

Reverb

Sequencer
Yes - software based
Chips and Operating System
Casio FP-6000S PC
Proprietary MS-DOS based system

Case
Case: Keyboard, Rack
Controls: Velocity, Buttons, Knobs, Switches, Sequencer
Display Type: LED, Numeric
Display Count H: 4
Display Count V: 1
Connections
Audio Output Connections: 1/4" Phone Jack, XLR, Mono Out
MIDI Ports: IN, OUT, THRU
DAC Bits: 12
DAC Frequency Rate: 40
Production
Year Released: 1986
Used By
Isao Tomita, Tukihiro Takahashi and Hajime Tachibana
Design Notes:


Debuted at Musikmesse 1986 in Frankfurt, Germany. 



Tomita was one of the product advisers. Who worked with the system into the 1990s. The Cosmo system can be first heard on his album "Dawn Chorus", and was used on subsequent records as well.

Manuals & Documents
Pricing
MSRP List Price: $6,400


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Da das Teil nur ein Prototyp ist, wird er wohl um die 30000-40000 € wert sein.....