BOSS Pocket GT Pocket Effects Processor


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Standard Features

Ultra-compact guitar amp/effects processor with powerful integrated learning features

Companion BOSS Tone Studio app (iOS/Android/Mac/Windows) with built-in YouTube browser and deep tone editing tools

Download “BTS for Pocket GT” for iOS
Download “BTS for Pocket GT” for Android

Create video song lists and set A/B markers to repeat sections

Assign user memories to markers and change sounds automatically during video playback

Authentic GT sound engine with over 100 amps and effects, ready to play with zero latency

99 user memories (amp and effects settings compatible with the floor-based GT-1 guitar processor)

Wirelessly stream music over Bluetooth or connect via the Aux In jack

Control song/video playback with dedicated hardware buttons

Center Cancel function reduces the volume of guitar solos and vocals in videos and music tracks

Built-in rechargeable battery with up to four hours of runtime

Onboard tuner with dedicated button for fast access

USB audio interface for recording in desktop music software

Download additional patches at BOSS Tone Central

Control effects and more with the optional EV-1-WL Wireless MIDI Expression Pedal

The Future of Learning Guitar

Pocket GT makes learning with YouTube easier and more productive than ever. This miniature hardware hub provides the sound engine and audio connections, while the companion BOSS Tone Studio app features a YouTube browser that streams sound to Pocket GT and deep editing tools for shaping sounds instantly. This integrated approach simplifies set up and eliminates switching between apps, giving you a hassle-free way to enjoy studio-quality guitar tones while watching online lessons and jamming with videos.

Build Skills Faster with Powerful Session Tools

BOSS Tone Studio comes loaded with tools to supercharge your practice sessions. Create YouTube song lists for quick recall, and loop sections for focused study. And when you want to jam with backing tracks and other songs on YouTube, automatic user memory switching takes the experience to a new level. For example, you can set a clean sound for the verse, crunch for the chorus, and high-gain drive with echo for your lead solo—and they’ll all change in real time as the video plays!

Premium GT Amps and Effects

Equipped with the same sound engine as the best-selling GT-1 floor processor, Pocket GT puts over 100 world-class amps and effects in the palm of your hand. The 99 user memories come filled with ready-to-play sounds, but you can customize them or craft your own from scratch. And since Pocket GT and the GT-1 share the same DNA, stored amp and effects setups can be exchanged via their respective BOSS Tone Studio editors.

Direct Hardware Controls

Pocket GT’s simple-yet-powerful interface puts an array of essential functions at your fingertips. Scroll through user memories with a dedicated knob, tweak amp gain and effects levels, and activate the built-in tuner with a quick press. Remote control buttons are provided as well, providing fast access to YouTube playback. And with the Center Cancel switch, you can instantly reduce the volume of vocals and guitar solos in songs and play them yourself.

Bluetooth Streaming, USB Audio, and More

Pocket GT doesn’t just work with YouTube—you can also wirelessly stream nearly any music app over Bluetooth and play along. There’s an Aux In jack too, perfect for connecting a non-Bluetooth music player, drum machine, or other device. If you make music on a desktop computer, you can use Pocket GT to record mix-ready guitar tracks in your DAW via USB. And if you’re looking for sonic inspiration, you’ll find loads of great patches for download at BOSS Tone Central.

Wireless Foot Control with the EV-1-WL

The optional EV-1-WL Wireless MIDI Expression Pedal takes the Pocket GT experience even further, allowing you to remotely operate functions that you set up in the BOSS Tone Studio app. For example, you can use the pedal to control volume, then engage the wah effect with a press of the toe switch. And by connecting up to two footswitches to the EV-1-WL, you can assign and control sound functions such as patch up/down and on/off for different effects. It’s even possible to use the footswitches for hands-free operation of play, pause, rewind, and other video playback controls in BOSS Tone Studio’s Session view.

The EV-1-WL also works as a MIDI control pedal for mobile music apps, computer music software, and all types of MIDI hardware.