E-MU ESI4000 Turbo Zip Rack Mount Digital Sampler Model 6227

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  • Regular price $579.00

E-MU ESI4000 Turbo Zip Rack Mount Digital Sampler Model 6227

The ESI-4000 is a professional sampler. It's a 64 voice sampler with a host of powerful DSP capabilities and sample editing tools including time compression and expansion, parametric EQ, and digital tuning, manual and automatic truncation, cross-fade looping, cut, copy, paste, normalisation, transform multiply and automatic correlation for easy looping.

Well equipped for studio use, the ESI-4000 ships with 4 analog outputs and a standard built-in SCSI interface for easy integration with your computer, CD-ROM, and other storage media. The ESI-4000 This is the Turbo Zip model. The Turbo offers two additional stereo sub-outs, an effects stereo submix, two 24-bit stereo effects processors, and S/PDIF digital I/O. The Turbo Zip comes with all of the Turbo features and replaces the standard 3.5 inch floppy drive with an Iomega Zip drive. (Vintage Synth Explorer)


  • This is a used unit.

  • This unit is in great condition only showing some small signs of wear from use and age like some small marks, nicks and scratches. Nothing major at all. Please see all photos. 

  • This unit is the Turbo Zip model. It has been upgraded with 128mb of ram.

  • This unit has been thoroughly tested and we can confirm it is working as it should. It has no faults to note.

  • The Zip disk is fully functional. It ships with one second hand disk which contains some brass and woodwind patches. 

  • This unit is 100-240V. This means it is worldwide compatible. It powers on with a standard IEC cable. This cable is not included in the sale.  

  • This sale is for the unit only. Nothing else is included in this sale.


Polyphony 64 voices
Sampler16-bit Sampling at 22.05 Khz and 44.1 Khz (analog); 32 Khz, 44.1 Khz, and 48 Khz via S/PDIF option, (18-bit A/D)
Memory 128 MB 
Filter64 digital 6-pole filters (19 different types)
EffectsReverb, Delay, Chorus, Flange, Distortion and Vibrato, Doppler, Aphex Aural Exciter
OptionsTurbo and Turbo ZIP Expansion Kits with 8 outputs, stereo-effects output, S/PDIF digital I/O, Internal SCSI Zip or Hard drive (This is the Turbo Zip model).
Date Produced1998 - 2000


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Return Policy:

Returns will only be accepted for manufacture defects / faulty items. Please contact us if you have any problems with your purchase and we will strive to work it out with you.