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X3MB : 81 voice 'Buran' General MIDI Synthesizer module. Supports DIN MIDI and USB MIDI connection.

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This is a General MIDI Synthesizer module, with a special looking a 'brick compatible' Buran enclosure, for all you 80's loving geeks out there.
It is also available in a 'classic' enclosure, for the more serious applications.
And finally also as PCB only, for DIY purposes..

This synthesizer features a new 50 mbyte soundbank, volume balanced to replace a Sound Canvas 55 in DOS games. 
X3MB can be used for many applications : music production, connecting a midi keyboard, DOS gaming, ...

Also check the hackaday page for more information : 

This synth is 100% compatible with DreamBlaster X2

- Dream 5000 series synth chip with 81 voices polyphony, high quality effects engine
- Super low latency <1ms
- 64mbyte flash for soundbank data
- USB MIDI in (Class compliant midi device, works on windows XP and higher, without drivers)
- stereo line out using a high quality 24 bit DAC    
- Preloaded with a high quality 16 megabyte Dream General MIDI soundbank , or optional different soundbank (depending on choice)
- Advanced MIDI commands spec available.
- DreamBlaster Preset editor / USB uploader tool for advanced customization/tweaking.

Compatible with X2 and X3M tools and soundbanks :  http://serdaco.com/downloads/
More unofficial soundbanks available here : https://www.vogons.org/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=65873

The Buran enclosure edition was launched on Nov 15th 2018, to commemorate the legendary Buran launch on nov 15th 1988.

Review by Phils Computerlab :

Buran review by DOS Nostalgia :

Final Fantasy III - Forever Rachel on X3MB Buran (Tamás Kulik channel)