Prior to the big announcement billed for 2.30PM EST - where Korg US will be streaming a live event announcing some Major News - Korg Japan have released several videos for the the Korg Krome - which we're guessing is likely to be said news.
This looks like a new workstation with lots of Kronos brains and sounds on board, plus touchscreen control, but with a much lighter footprint, making it an easier thing to gig without doing your back in.
UK PRCES (with/without VAT)
The Korg workstation ideal for any style of piano playing
KRONOS-derived full length, unlooped piano and drum sounds, plus new electric pianos designed to shine on stage
Electric pianos with eight-level velocity switching for unmatched expressive power
Distinctive aluminum panel design exudes a sense of quality
Drums offering separately mixable direct and ambient sounds for studio-grade quality
Drum Track plays back realistic, inspiring grooves at the touch of a button
Expertly created, in-demand sounds including 640 Programs and 288 Combinations
Powerful Effects with 5 Inserts, 2 Master, and 1 Total FX, plus per track/timbre EQ
Clear, intuitive control with Korg’s exclusive 7-inch color TouchView™ display
USB connection to your computer, plus an SD Card slot for data storage
You can use the KROME editor to edit sounds on your computer
Available in 61, 73, and 88 key models
For the full skinny, see the Korg live broadcast today at 2.30EST (6.30 UK)