New for 2021, the Roland TD-50X Flagship V-Drum module. The TD-50 has been a best seller since it came out in late 2016. Now it gets a huge update to add more starting sounds, better kit presets, more recording/MIDI features, and full functionality with the new VH-14D digital hi hat.
From the Roland press release:
"The TD-50X is Roland’s most advanced V-Drums module ever, featuring over 900 premium sounds and full support for our groundbreaking digital snare, ride, and hi-hat pads. Prismatic Sound Modeling brings you the most acoustic-like experience available in electronic drumming, offering incredible depth, dimension, and detail with authentic sound and natural response. Three inputs are provided for digital pads, along with a wide array of analog trigger inputs for our entire range of traditional pads. Deep editing tools make it easy to craft your personal sound, while extensive pro connectivity lets you tackle everything from multitrack computer recording to full-scale arena shows."
Roland TD-50X Features:
- Flagship V-Drums sound module with Roland’s Prismatic Sound Modeling and PureAcoustic Ambience technologies
- Over 900 premium sounds on board, including many new kick, snare, hi-hat, tom, and cymbal selections
- Three digital trigger inputs for connecting advanced Roland pads like the PD-140DS digital snare, CY-18DR digital ride, and VH-14D digital hi-hat
- Up to 14 TRS analog trigger inputs available for standard Roland V-Pads, V-Cymbals, and trigger pads*
- Ready-to-play presets based on legendary and contemporary drum kit sounds, purposefully tuned for full, punchy, and dynamic sound
- Hands-on interface for quick selection and deep customization of drum sounds
- Massive selection of studio-grade effects, including EQs, compressors, reverbs, multi-effects, and more
- Stereo XLR master output and eight TRS direct outputs provide balanced connections to a PA mixer
- Integrated 32-channel USB audio/MIDI interface for professional computer music production
- 2 Mix inputs for drumming with music from a smartphone or laptop
- Import your own WAV samples via an SD card and layer with internal sounds
- Built-in practice functions for developing drumming skills
- Free extra user kits we've created in-house when you buy from Edrumcenter
- Choosing a selection results in a full page refresh.
- Press the space key then arrow keys to make a selection.