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I don't think I will reach the point where I'll say I like it better than the AX60. They're different. The AX80 sounds richer but the AX60 is a better overall synth. Especially in the lower tone regions the AX80 has a lot more character, but when you move up it doesn't stay as strong, whilst the AX60 keeps a lot of it's strength in all regions, but can't compete on the lower range. The interface is different from the slider-interface of the AX60, but it is actually almost as easy to use. Instead of a slider for each function, the AX80 has a pushbutton for each function: push the button and control the parameter with the data wheel. It really does feel like a analog interface, unlike for instance the Roland JX-8P.more
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