Peavey Vypyr VIP 3 guitar amp
The ever reliable Peavey Electronics has revolutionised the amplifier industry with this new Vypyr Variable Instrument Performance (VIP) amp – which is the first amp to include models for Electric guitar, Bass guitar and Acoustic guitar.
What does all that mean? Basically you now just need a single amp for a variety of different instruments.
Is the Peavey Vypyr VIP any good?
Using a host of technology like powerful 32-bit, floating point SHARC processors and patented Transtube® analog circuitry, Peavey has created one of the best sounding and most reliable modeling amps around.
All of the built-in effects, parameter controls and amplifier models are accessible via the unit, so there is no need to connect it to a computer and the simple control options means guitarists and quickly adapt their sound on the fly.
Full list of Peavey Vypyr VIP 3 features
- 100 Watts
- One 12″ Custom voiced modeling speaker
- Patented TransTube® technology
- PowerSponge 100 Watt to 1 Watt variable power
- Acoustically ported semiclosed back
- Over 400 amp accessible presets
- LCD Display for quick preset, model and effect selection
- 10 instrument models including Acoustic guitar simulators, 12 String guitar model, Sitar model, 7 String model, Baritone Model, Resonator model, Electric Violin, Bass guitar models
- Enhanced chromatic tuner
- 12 Amp accessible stompbox models plus delay reverb and wah (with optional Sanpera)
- 36 on board amp models
- 6 bass amp models
- WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get) controls
- On-board looper (with optional Sanpera I or II)
- Amp accessible real time dual parameter controls
- Amp accessible global reverb and delay
- 26 Total on-board amp accessible effects.
- Tap Tempo
- Bi-directional USB – Data – Midi – Audio record out
- Studio quality headphone out
- Aux/MP3/CD input
- Up to 5 effects simultaneously (with optional Sanpera™ I or II)
- 6 acoustic amp models
- Weight Packed: 29.39 lb(13.329 kg)
- Width Packed: 20.75″(52.705 cm)
- Height Packed: 21.5″(54.61 cm)
- Depth Packed: 11.5″(29.21 cm)