• Shipping Canada Wide
  • Join the JB Music Co. Mailing List

    Boss SY-200 Guitar Synthesizer Pedal

    Boss Boss SY-200 Guitar Synthesizer Pedal


    Product Description

    A World of Synth Tones at Your Feet

    Offering a universe of rich, analog-inspired polyphonic tones in a small footprint, the SY-200 makes it simple to weave BOSS’s expressive guitar and bass synth technology into all of your musical journeys. Building on the fun, instant-gratification experience of the acclaimed SY-1, this blue inspiration machine features an expanded sound set, more tone-shaping possibilities, and 128 memories for storing your sonic creations. Two onboard footswitches provide deep real-time performance control, and you can take things even further with external footswitches, an expression pedal, and MIDI.


    • Advanced BOSS polyphonic guitar synth technology in a streamlined 200 series pedal
    • 12 analog-style synth categories with many variations in each (171 sounds total)
    • Three adjustable parameters for customizing sounds
    • 128 memories for saving and recalling sounds
    • Fast sound creation with hands-on controls and large display
    • No special pickup required—play rich, dynamic synth tones with any guitar or bass
    • Latency-free performance for unrestricted musical expression
    • Assignable Memory/CTL 1 switch for memory change, hold, pitch control, and more
    • Blend synth and normal guitar sounds with independent level controls
    • Parallel send/return loop for easy integration with other pedals on your board
    • Selectable modes for globally optimizing the synth engine for guitar or bass
    • Supports extended control with up to two external footswitches or an expression pedal
    • Full MIDI I/O provided with space-saving 3.5 mm TRS jacks (connection cables available separately)
    • Micro USB jack for firmware updates
    • Runs on PSA-series AC adaptor or three AA-size batteries


    • Sampling Frequency, 44.1 kHz
    • AD/DA Conversion, 24 bits
    • Processing, 32-bit floating point
    • Memory, 128
    • Nominal Input Level, INPUT, RETURN: -10 dBu
    • Maximum Input Level, INPUT, RETURN: +7 dBu
    • Input Impedance, INPUT, RETURN: 2 M ohms
    • Nominal Output Level, OUTPUT, SEND: -10 dBu
    • Maximum Output Level, OUTPUT, SEND: +7 dBu
    • Output Impedance, OUTPUT, SEND: 1 k ohm
    • Recommended Load Impedance, OUTPUT, SEND: 10 k ohms or greater
    • Bypass, Buffered bypass
    • Controls, ON/OFF switch / MEMORY/CTL 1 switch / TYPE knob / MEMORY knob / 1 knob / 2 knob / 3 knob / D. LEVEL knob / E. LEVEL knob / VARIATION knob / MENU button / EXIT button
    • Display, Graphic LCD (132 x 32 dots, backlit LCD)
    • Connectors, INPUT jack / OUTPUT jack / SEND jack / RETURN jack: 1/4-inch phone type / CTL 2, 3/EXP jack: 1/4-inch TRS phone type / MIDI (IN, OUT) jacks: Stereo miniature phone type / DC IN jack / USB port: USB micro B-type (program update only)
    • Power Supply, Alkaline battery (AA, LR6) x 3, AC adaptor (sold separately)
    • Current Draw, 230 mA
    • Expected Battery Life Under Continuous Use, Alkaline: Approx. 5 Hours * These figures will vary depending on the actual conditions of use.
    • Accessories, Owner's Manual / Leaflet "USING THE UNIT SAFELY" / Alkaline battery (AA, LR6) x 3 / Rubber foot x 4
    • Options (sold separately), AC adaptor: PSA-S series / Footswitch: FS-5U / Dual footswitch: FS-6, FS-7 / Expression pedal: FV-500H, FV-500L, EV-30, Roland EV-5 / MIDI/TRS connecting cable: BMIDI-5-35, BMIDI-1-35, BMIDI-2-35, BCC-1-3535, BCC-2-3535


    • Width, 101 mm / 4 inches
    • Depth, 138 mm / 5-7/16 inches
    • Height, 63 mm / 2-1/2 inches
    • Height (including rubber foot), 65 mm / 2-9/16 inches
    • Weight, 630 g / 1 lb 7 oz
    • Weight (including battery), 700 g / 1 lb 9 oz

    Forgot your password?

    • All your orders and returns in one place
    • The ordering process is even faster
    • Your shopping cart stored, always and everywhere


    By using our website, you agree to the use of cookies. These cookies help us understand how customers arrive at and use our site and help us make improvements. Hide this messageMore on cookies »