Find the right Roland accordion

Find the right Roland V-Accordion for you!

> The Roland FR-1x is the lightest accordion in the line up. It’s portable, has a nice selection of accordion sounds and is perfect for beginners or hobbyist.

> The Roland FR-4x (and previous model FR-3x) is our best selling accordion. It’s lightweight enough to take anywhere but packed with top of the line sounds and features. The FR-4x is the perfect choice for a working musician.

> The Roland FR-8x (and previous model FR-7x) is the flagship model, loaded with sounds and a powerful onboard editor. The FR-8x is a great instrument for the serious studio musician or performer.

Use our chart of the Roland accordion models to compare size and features:

Roland FR-1xRoland FR-3xRoland FR-4xRoland FR-8x
Right Hand:26 keys (or 62 buttons)37 keys (or 92 buttons)37 keys (or 92 buttons)41 keys (or 92 buttons)
Left Hand:72 bass120 bass120 bass120 bass
Shifts:14 treble shifts 7 bass shifts14 treble shifts 7 bass shifts14 treble shifts 7 bass shifts14 treble shifts 7 bass shifts
Display:3 character LED3 character LED8 character custom LCD2.4” Color LCD display screen
Weight:14 lbs, 6 oz18 lbs, 5 oz19 lbs, 10 oz26 lbs, 4 oz.
Speakers:2 x 9 cm speakers2 x 10 cm speakers2 x 10 cm speakers plus 1 tweeter2 x 9 cm speakers plus 2 tweeters
Power:14 watts22 watts22 watts50 watts
Accordion Sounds:16 accordion sets (4 user sets)21 accordion sets (4 user sets)100 accordion sets plus 3 drum sets100 accordion sets plus 18 drum sets
Additional Sounds:38 orchestral sounds, 8 organ sounds31 orchestral sounds, 10 organ sounds162 orchestral sounds, 32 organ sounds180 orchestral sounds, 32 organ sounds
Effects:Reverb, chorusReverb, chorus, rotary, “Cassotto” and “Sordina” simulationReverb, chorus, rotary, “Cassotto” and “Sordina” simulation, 4 band EQReverb, chorus, rotary, “Cassotto” and 84 multi-effects
Editing:Limited onboard editor and editing available via USBLimited onboard editor and editing available via USBOnboard editor plus "live" set editor software availableExtensive onboard editor
User Programs:1 bank of 8 programs1 bank of 10 programs7 banks of 14 programs100 banks of 14 programs
Warranty:1 year parts, 90 days labor1 year parts, 90 days labor1 year parts, 90 days labor1 year parts, 90 days labor
Getting Started DVDs:YesYesAvailable soonNo
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