NEW: Zoom unveils the new A1 FOUR and A1X FOUR

17. September 2019| Zoom

Zoom introduces their first Multi-Effects Processors for acoustic string and wind Instruments, the Zoom A1 Four and A1X Four. Both models featuring new, specially engineered effects for a variety of acoustic instruments like Acoustic Guitar, Saxophone, Trumpet, Violin, Harmonica, Acoustic Bass, and more. For Acoustic Guitar, Zoom has included the Acoustic Guitar Modeling technology of our AC-2/AC-3 Acoustic Guitar preamps. The included MMA-1 Mic Adpater lets you connect dynamic or even condenser microphones to add the effects to any acoustic instrument of your choice. With 68 Rhythm Patterns, especially programmed for acoustic music, you will never play alone and the integrated Looper allows you to create dynamic multi-part arrangements. The new Zoom A1 Four and A1X Four will be available from about October 2019.


  • A1 FOUR offers over 80 built-in effects / A1X FOUR offers over 90 built-in effects
  • Dedicated effects for acoustic guitar, saxophone, trumpet, violin, and harmonica
  • Up to 5 effects can be used simultaneously, chained together in any order
  • 50 memory locations for storing user-created patches
  • Looper for recording up to 30 seconds / 64 beats of CD-quality audio with seamless start and end times
  • ZOOM Guitar Lab software for creating, editing and managing effects and patches
  • 68 built-in rhythm patterns tailored for unplugged styles of music can be used in combination with the Looper
  • Onboard chromatic tuner supports all standard guitar tunings, including open and drop tunings
  • Output jack for connection to amp or headphones
  • A1 FOUR and A1X FOUR runs on 4 AA batteries, with alkaline battery life of 18 hours; MAA-1 Requires 2 AA batteries
  • USB port for firmware updates, power and connection to ZOOM Guitar Lab

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