Teenage Engineering PO-20 Pocket Operator Arcade Synthesizer

  • $59.00
Take Your Creativity Wherever You Go

The Teenage Engineering PO-20 Arcade Pocket Operator is a powerful synthesizer & sequencer, all packed into a small and ultra-portable design. With studio quality sound, featuring crazy bleeps and dings and other sounds you might find in a vintage arcade, the PO-20 is perfect for making chip-tune beats on the go.

Use the built-in speaker for instant sound, connect a pair of headphones for detailed personal listening, or hook up to a speaker system to shake the room! With three different ways to listen, you can choose the ideal experience to explore your creativity.

On board are 16 sounds you can enhance using 16 punch-in effects including solo chords, solo drums, sweeps, filters, fill-ins, re-triggers, glitches, blinds and rising arpeggio. The effects can be tweaked in real-time with parameter locks, letting you build on your sound as you like.

With 16 patterns, 128 chord and pattern chaining, step sequencing and step multiplying functions the possibilities are endless!

All pocket operator models perfectly complement each other. From drum machine, bass and lead synthesizers to noise percussion, the various unique units allow you to start a pocket band. Use them separately or connect them with the Jam Sync feature, the choice is yours!


  • Type: Digital
  • Components: Silicon Labs EFM 32 Gecko CPU, Cirrus Logic DAC, Knowles speaker
  • Number of Oscillator: 1
  • Number of Polyphony: 1
  • Number of Timbrality: 1
  • Number of Effects: 16 Punch-in FX
  • Sequencer: 16-steps, 16 patterns
  • Input: 1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) in
  • Output: 1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) out
  • Power Requirements: 2 x AAA batteries
  • Dimensions (WxDxH): 4.0 x 2.5 x 0.7"
  • Weight: 0.15 lb