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OVERALL ON BEATMANIA IIDX
This product explanation is based on Konami's "beatmania IIDX" catalogue.


[Product Introduction]
The beat to end the millennium !!
The next generation DJ simulation game
beatmaniaIIDX


[INFORMATION]
Introduction of Effector Buttons
Enjoy creating your own sound !
By introducing seven keyboard buttons, a real musical sensation can be experienced to levels not possible with the original five key version.
The addition of five effectors allows sound quality and pitch to be changed in real time.
Feel the excitement and adrenalin of a real DJ with realistic music simulation !
Bass-reflex speaker system and built in "bass-vibration" shaker.
Feel a greater sense of "realing being there" at an actual venue.
A two-way main speaker and bass-reflex speaker system has been positioned to
produce a powerful sound like never before. Enjoy th added effect of "bass-vibration" shaker included in the stage.
Experience a real live senstation !
The latest in visual performance.
Overwhelming gallery appeal !
A 40 inch wide monitor, gleaming silver cabinet and eight spotlights combined with
a club Visual Jockey feel allow maximum enjoyment with your performance.


[HOW TO PLAY]
Musical note gauges will appear on either side of the screen. Press the keyboard buttons and scratch the turntable in time with the music to create a great remix.
If your timing is good, then your "groove level" and score will rise and you will clear the stage. However, if your tempo is down, then your "groove level" will fall and the game will end.



[PLAY MODES]
"beatmania IIDX" has four different play modes to choose from.
There are difficulty levels aimed at all players from beginners to experts.
"Internet Ranking" is also available in EXPERT Mode.

4 KEYS MODE
Keys used: 4 white keys + turntable
Difficulty level: low
Select the songs you like and proceed through each stage.
5 KEYS MODE
Keys used: 5 left keys + turntable
Difficulty level: medium
Select the songs you like and proceed through each stage.
7 KEYS MODE
This is the main mode of "beatmania IIDX"
Keys used: All 7 keys + turntable
Difficulty level: high
Select the songs you like and proceed through each stage.
EXPERT MODE
Play a preselected course and battle for the highest score.
This mode includes "Internet Ranking". A password will appear if four or more stages are cleared.
[Courses]

*INTERNET RANKING
If four or more stages are cleared in EXPERT Mode, a password will appear on the screen at the end of the game.
If you send that password to us via e-mail, your score will be registered and automatically be included in the worldwide rankings.
Internet Ranking began on April 21st.


[EFFECT FADER]
By adjusting the Effect Fader on the control panel, sound quality and pitch can be altered in real time.

VEFX(variable effect system)
* Each press of the "VEFX change" button will change the effects as below:

low-EQ(low sound equalizer)
 Adjusts the low level sounds
hi-EQ(high sound equalizer)
 Adjusts the high level sounds
track volume(back track volume)
 Adjusts the back track volume
play volume(playable sound volume)
 ◎Adjusts the button sound volume


[SPECIFICATIONS]
Outer Dimensions:
W1650 x D1600 x H2350 (mm)
(Depth includes the stage unit)
Weight:
Approx. 320kgs
  1. 1. Cabinet Unit: 220kgs
  2. 2. Top Speaker Unit: 60kgs
  3. 3. Stage Unit: 40kgs
Power Supply:
AC100V+/-10% (Japan/Taiwan)
AC200V+/-10% (Hong Kong/Singapore)
Power Consumption:
1000W/1350VA
Coin Selector:
\100 coins (Japan)
NT$10 coins (Taiwan)
HK$1 coins (Hong Kong)
29.0 x 2.0mm tokens (Singapore)
Coin Box Capacity:
Approx. 3000 coins (May vary slightly according to region)
Monitor:
40 inch wide projector
Temperature:
10 - 30 degrees C.
Humidity:
30 - 70% (No moisturization)





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