The BOSS ES-8 is a groundbreaking effects switching system that offers a slew of frequently desired features and functionalities. You have access to eight loops, which allows you to create complex effects chains with unmatched routing freedom. The ES-8's onboard memory can hold 800 patches, as well as external control settings like delay time for each patch.
The BOSS ES-8 Effects Switching System offers innovative and original solutions for professionals and high-end customers. The ES-8 is a cutting-edge system that, when used as-is, provides a significant improvement above the conventional individual stomp box utility. It is a whole new approach to provide previously unheard-of capabilities without compromising on sound quality. The ES-8 provides unrestricted expressive freedom with broad versatility. All of this in one neat gadget.
The ES-8 is more than simply an utilitarian tool; it opens the door to an infinite realm of musical creativity. The use of stomp boxes will never be the same again. The ES-8 is built for stage spontaneity and uses modern BOSS technology. Go ahead and do it. Step outside the box. Take the leap into a whole new realm of musical expression. BOSS is celebrating the birth of cool with the sizzling new ES-8 Effects Switching System. It’s a game changer that will take you to areas no other musician has gone before.
Programmable switching system with eight loops (plus an additional loop)
Analog circuit design to protect your pure
Unprecedented routing flexibility with the ability to change the routing order and create parallel effect chains
Onboard memory for storing external control parameters such as delay time for each patch
Buffers can be turned on/off individually each for input and output and stored in each patch; level variability for output buffer
Highly-reliable footswitches with switch-noise mute capability
LCD and 7-segment LED display show detailed information at a glance
800 patch memories provide unmatched capability for touring musicians
Completely customizable pedal function assignments
Scratching the itch of serious working musicians with detailed attention to often-requested features and functions
Number of Footswitch Buttons: 8
Inputs: 2 x 1/4" (instrument), 1 x 1/4" (tuner in)
Outputs: 2 x 1/4" (main out)
Effects Loop: 6 x mono loops, 2 x stereo loop returns, 1 x volume loop
MIDI I/O: In, Out/Thru
Other I/O: 3 x 1/4" TRS (external control), 1 x 1/4" TRS (expression), 2 x 1/4" TRS (control/expression)