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Akai S01

Tuesday Jun 30, 2020

“Akai Midi Digital Sampler S01. Condition is used. No dents.

Powers up and digital display works. Not been used for 18 years.”
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Akai S01

Monday Jun 29, 2020

“Akai S01 Sampler . Condition is Used.
Works for 100% Will be well packaged. ” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Monday May 25, 2020

“FITTED WITH A USB FLOPPY EMULATOR

[SOUND MODDED]

& LOADED USB KEY CONTAINING

400+ SAMPLE DISK IMAGES.” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Friday May 8, 2020

“Akai Professional Midi Digital Sampler S01 Retro with disks, boxed. Condition is Used.”
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Akai S01

Friday Mar 27, 2020

“AKAI SAMPLER S01 LoFi 16bit mono 32khz Vintage Sound . Condition is Used.

Ok, so I powered this up to sell and it powers no problem and it samples, however the disc drive does not work so you cannot save your samples – a quick ebay search revealed you can pick up a disc drive for around 5-10quid – there’s an ‘F’ (fault) message when you try to access the drive, and it also means you cannot format a disc. Bit above me I’m afraid, but sure there are plenty of tech people out there who can fix it no problem.

I imagine you’re looking at this if you’re into sound mangling/circuit bending or you just want a project to get a proper old bit of kit up and running. ”
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Akai S01

Sunday Mar 8, 2020

” AKAI S01 vintage 1993 sampler. Condition is Used for spares or repairs.

Sadly this beautiful Akai S01, a pioneer of it’s day and still very versatile sampler is not booting up. It seems to be getting power ok and I can’t find any obvious signs of damage.

I’m sure this could be brought to life again by an enthusiastic techie or circuit bending minded person.” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Monday Jan 27, 2020

“Here is my notorious favorite sampler of all time, the famous Akai S01! (rack version of the S20) full and perfect working order, very good condition for a 1993 sampler! The quickiest sampler of Akai. Turn on and play, no need to boot via disc! So easy to use. Playback recorded samples on the fly by pressing the 8 bank buttons on the front SP1200 style! 16bit mono sampler! So gritty, dark and punchy with 32khz sampling frequency and more when tuning down high pitched samples which adds that extra slight aliasing effect! A real beast never let me down, perfect for combination with midi triggering keyboards or sequencers or even as intermediary sampling using this hardware before resampling to your DAW. Comes with original S01 sound library bank discs” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Tuesday Jan 21, 2020

“THIS AUCTION IS FOR A MODIFIED

AKAI SO1 SAMPLER

Comes with a loaded USB key pre-configured to run setup for your SO1 with over 330 disk images full of samples.

IT IS IN FULLY FUNCTIONAL AND WORKING CONDITION, HAS A FEW SCRATCHES AND BUMPS BUT DOES NOT AFFECT ITS FUNCTIONALITY. ”
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Akai S01

Sunday Nov 3, 2019

“I have owned this from new and it’s in excellent condition. 100% fully working. Supplied with the original Akai factory disks. ” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Monday Oct 14, 2019

“I have owned this from new and it’s in excellent condition. 100% fully working. Supplied with the original Akai factory disks.

You can get some great sounds from this despite it being so easy to use.” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Sunday Aug 25, 2019

“Akai S01 vintage digital sampler.
comes with what I believe to be boot disk.
I plugged it in and read out came up as shown
this happened very quickly . I had a s2000 years ago and it took ages to boot..so where these fitted with a HD ? ”
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Akai S01

Thursday Aug 22, 2019

“Akia S01. Condition is Used but works fine.” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Tuesday Jul 30, 2019

“I love this sampler – it’s the definition of simplicity, which is great when you have a very specific purpose for it – mine was drums… Hooked up to my Beatstep Pro, this baby is perfect for triggering sounds that my TS305 can’t create, but still maintaining that lo-fi sound – even sampling loops on the fly is an option if you’re timing’s good.

Nearly all the instructions you need are there in the edit matrix on the front panel – what an awesome navigation design – so simple a child could work it out! With just a few specific bits of info from the manual regarding the certain keystrokes to execute sampling, you’re away – the rest is all there in front of you.

This was my first S01 and, when I bought it, it already had these slightly dodgy Record Level and Main Volume knobs, which are both bent and can be turned continuously past the max volume all the way back to 0, when they should both stop at Max clockwise and at 0 anti-clockwise. This produces a loud undesirable pop/bang when the knob passes the max position in either direction.

Fortunately, the knobs are both firm enough to maintain whatever position one sets them to, yet also smooth enough to be perfectly easy to turn, so they can be set and left just below the max position and will reliably stay there. The Data Entry knob is also very slightly bent, but this doesn’t affect its operation in any way.

When booting up, sometimes it can take a little longer than usual, but I find that simply switching off and on again tends to solve this intermittent issue, as it then boots up properly.

Other than these slight issues, the unit is in good working order – all the keys function well, without any undue pressure required – if anything they’re more reliably responsive than similar keys on some modern equipment. I have tested the input gain knob and switch, as well as the output volume knob, both MIDI inputs work (just remember to turn on your keyboard/controller before booting up the sampler). I haven’t tested the MIDI out or thru or the foot switch jack, but I have no reason to suspect that any of these have issues, as everything else works perfectly well.

Cosmetically, this S01 is in relatively good shape, and has surprisingly little rack rash, although the left rack ear is bent backwards at the top, which would need to be addressed if you intend on rack-mounting the unit.”
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Akai S01

Monday Jul 29, 2019

“Akai S01 Sampler. Used but very good condition. Full functionality. Manual included. Buyer collects only.”

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Akai S01

Monday Jul 22, 2019

“Hello, and welcome to my listing for a Akai Sampler. It is in good condition for its age, and appears to be working fine. I am unable to fully test it as do not have any discs for it.” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Tuesday Jul 16, 2019

“Akai S01 Sampler – in flight case. Disks available.

Condition: see photos. Powers up but no idea whether it is fully functioning.” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Sunday May 26, 2019

“Sampler Vintage Akai S01 Midi Digital Sampler in a rack mount Case. Condition is Used.

TheAkai S01 is a great 16-bit, 32 kHz sampler. This is a professionalpiece of gear and anyone interested can get all the information from thenet.

I am willing to parcel it up but you must arrange your own courier, or cash on collection if you live nearby.” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Sunday May 5, 2019

“Sampler Vintage Akai S01 Midi Digital Sampler in a rack mount Case. Condition is Used.” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Saturday Mar 9, 2019

“Hardly used but very good make. Includes power lead and instruction manual.” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Thursday Feb 14, 2019

“AKAI S01 Midi Digital Sampler. Condition is Used. Dispatched with eBay delivery – Shutl 1 day.” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Friday Feb 1, 2019

“Akai S01 Digital Sound Sampler. Perfect working order …! Condition is Used.” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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Akai S01

Tuesday Sep 18, 2018

“Fully working, robust, reliable, simple to use sampler.

Comes with original sample floppy disks and
Operation Guide. These are:

Acoustic Electric Instruments

Break Beats

Sound Effects”
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Akai S01

Wednesday Sep 5, 2018

” AKAI SO1 SAMPLER FOR SALE IN GOOD CONDITION WITH ONLY A FEW MARKS (VERY CLEAN)

COMPLETE WITH OPERATING DISC AND MAINS CABLE.”

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Akai S01

Thursday Jun 28, 2018

“Very good condition. No marks on facing”
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Akai S01

Sunday May 27, 2018

“You are looking at two vintage Akai rack mounting samplers including one original owners manual, original O/S on 4 disks and, a large pile of sound disks. It is 8 note polyphonic and has two inputs which can be switched from the front pannel.Only one kettle type power lead but, they are available cheep. Both power up ok and both were working last time used. Auction is for both the samplers.” Click here to visit listing on eBay


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