SP-404SX Wave Converter Ver.1.00 for Macintosh

SP-404SX Wave Converter is a software that can write WAV or AIFF files from your computer to an SD card and assign to the pads of the SP-404SX.

What you need to use this software
  • SP-404SX
  • A personal computer meeting the following System Requirements
  • An SD card formatted on SP-404SX
  • An SD card reader/writer device or a personal computer with the function

Download and extract the archive file
Please open/extract the downloaded “” file on your computer to get the file named “SP-404SX Wave Converter installer.pkg” in the “sp404sx_wac_m100” folder.

Installation SP-404SX Wave Converter
  1. Double-click "SP-404SX Wave Converter installer.pkg".
  2. Follow the on-screen directions to process with the installation.

Starting up SP-404SX Wave Converter
  1. Before starting up the SP-404SX Wave Converter, load an SD card formatted by SP-404SX to your computer.
  2. Double click "SP-404SX Wave Converter".
    For the detail information how to use the software, refer to the owner's manual from the [Help] in the [Help] menu.

Exiting SP-404SX Wave Converter
  1. Click the [Exit] button on the SP-404SX Wave Converter. The application will close.
  2. Drag and drop the drive icon of the VR-5's SD card into the Trash.
  3. Disconnect the SD card from your computer.

System Requirements

Operating System
Mac OS X v10.4.3 or later / v10.5 / v10.6 / v10.7 / OS X v10.8 / OS X v10.9 / OS X v10.10 / OS X v10.11
CPU / Clock
Intel(R) Core(TM)/Xeon(TM), PowerPC G5
(1.6 GHz or higher is recommended for audio playback)
512 MB or more
* For Mac OS X 10.5 or later, 1GB or more.
Hard Disk
21 MB or more
Display / Colors
1024 x 768 or higher/32,000 colors or more

* Roland has tested numerous configurations, and has determined that on average, a computer system similar to that described above will permit normal operation of the SP-404SX Wave Converter. But Roland doesn't guarantee that a listed computer can be used satisfactorily with the SP-404SX Wave Converter even if it meets the above requirements.

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