Electro Harmonix Micro POG Polyphonic Octave Generator Review (July 2024)


Last updated on July 20, 2024 12:49 am Details


In this review post, we’re going to be discussing the Electro Harmonix Micro POG Polyphonic Octave Generator, including an overview of its unique features.

Product Description

The Legendary and classic original POG won top awards from every major magazine on every continent for its flawless polyphonic tracking and musical flexibility. The EHX Micro POG delivers the same perfect tracking and smooth polyphony in a simplified design. Now in a small pedalboard-friendly diecast chassis, the Micro POG delivers and will blow you away the first time you use it.

With the MICRO POG, you can mix together your original “dry signal” with two different octaves (one above and one below your original note) to create totally new inspiring tones.

Product Features

  • Polyphonic super fast tracking: play chords, arpeggios or single notes with no glitches
  • Adjustable original pitch volume
  • Adjustable one octave up volume
  • Adjustable one octave down volume
  • Amazing 12 string guitar
  • Easily turns your guitar into a bass
  • Church organ to Hammond like organ sounds
  • Dry output jack in addition to the effect output jack
  • Tough and compact die-cast chassis
  • Power adapter included

Pros & Cons


  • It’s compact
  • Value for money
  • Simple controls
  • High-quality build
  • Incredibly trusted
  • Terrific sound quality
  • Positive customer review ratings
  • Even at ultra-low pitches, the tone is steady


  • A bit pricey
  • Not have detuning options

Electro Harmonix Micro POG Polyphonic Octave Generator Demo

Our Verdict

This is an extremely musical octave with nearly no annoying waggle on lower notes and chords. It takes some getting used to, but the Micro POG can transform your electric into a 12-string, a respectable bass, or even a church organ.

In fact, applying outrageous amounts of thrust to the latter option would make Jon Lord quake in his wellies at the helm of his famed Hammond, while the sub-octave with the dry signal eliminated is more than capable of stepping in for a quick sketch demo when your bass isn’t to hand.

The POG is a weapon of sonic annihilation with an electric bass that is also a lot of fun. This is a wonderfully musical tool, and octave pedals are powerful complements to any pedalboard that should not be dismissed as niche effects.

Where to Buy

The best place to buy this product has to be Amazon, due to their competitive pricing and fantastic customer service.

Pricing History

Buyers Guides This Product Is Featured In

Best Octave Pedals

Additional information

Item Weight

14.4 ounces

Product Dimensions

8 x 3.5 x 7 inches

Item model number



1 9V batteries required.

Is Discontinued By Manufacturer


Date First Available

December 11, 2007

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