The Korg DS-8 is a digital synthesizer that emerged on the music scene in the 1980s. With eight-voice polyphony, this synth offers an extensive range of electronic sounds, from atmospheric pads to punchy leads. The DS-8 is praised for its versatile sound palette and intuitive user interface, enabling musicians to create complex sonic textures with ease. Though now considered a vintage instrument, the Korg DS-8 remains sought after for its distinctive sonic character.