For the professional drummer that wants the absolute best when it comes to digital drumming, the Roland TD-50 Electronic Drum Sound Module is one of the best choices available today. Complete with Prismatic sound modelling to replicate every dynamic of your drumming, the TD-50 pushes the digital kit experience to new heights.
Enter the Prism
at the heart of the TD-50 is the Prismatic modelling engine meaning every element of your playing style is caught and conveyed in thrilling detail. This sound engine was designed to work alongside the newly developed digital pads and cymbals developed by Roland to deliver an unparalleled drumming experience. High resolution audio processing like this helps to deliver a much more authentic drumming experience than has ever been before it.
The large array of over 400 expressive kits in the TD-50 can be manipulated to your liking. Adjust shell size and material, tuning, cymbal size and much more. Once you have your desired drum or cymbal sound you can then start adding any of the 30 different effect types to create your own custom kit. The possibilities are endless and whether you use it as a digital standalone processor or as an add on to your acoustic kit, the TD-50 is going to amaze.
For live performance or in the studio, the Roland TD-50 is the first V-Drums module to feature an XLR stereo master out and eight TRS direct outs, allowing for a balanced connection to a PA system or mixing console. you can also assign individual drums to different outputs to get the mix just right for your venue or recording session. Naturally, there is also a connection for headphones for monitoring or practice purposes.
Audio and MIDI data
finally, the TD-50 is also the first unit to include an SD card slot as well as USB connectivity. This is ideal for triggering audio from any of the connected pads. You can also record song data in audio form to an Sd to capture all of your performances. Likewise, audio and MIDI data can be transmitted via USB for capturing performance data on any computer.
The Roland TD-50 Electronic Drum Sound Module is digital drum production at its finest and although designed for use with Rolands latest digital pads, can be used in conjunction with older V-Drum triggers. just when you thought digital drum technology couldn't advance any further, the TD-50 emerges and reminds us why roland are one of the world leaders in this field.
Manufacturer Roland Model TD-50 Electronic Drum Sound Module Drum Kits 100 Instruments Drum Instruments: more than 400 Effect Types Pad Compressor (each pad)
Pad Equalizer (each pad)
Ambience Section: Overhead Mic Simulator, Room Type (25 types), Reverb
Multi-Effects: 21 types
Reverb (for backing part)
Chorus (for backing part)
Song Player (SD Card) Audio File: WAV (44.1 kHz, 16/24 bits), MP3 USB Memory Song Player Audio File: WAV, MP3 Recorder User Patterns: 100
Recording Method: Realtime
Maximum Note Storage: approx. 40,000 notes
Export File Format: WAV (44.1 kHz, 16 bits), SMF
Display Graphic LCD 256 x 80 dots
TRIGGER ACTIVITY Indicator (LED)
Faders 8 (KICK, SNARE, TOMS, Hi-HAT, CRASH, RIDE, AUX, AMBIENCE) Connectors TRIGGER IN jack x 14: 1/4-inch TRS phone type (Exclusion use with digital pad)
DIGITAL TRIGGER IN port x 3: USB A type
MASTER OUT (UNBALANCED) jacks (L/MONO, R): 1/4-inch phone type
MASTER OUT (BALANCED) jacks (L, R): XLR type, balanced
DIRECT OUT (BALANCED) jack x 8: 1/4-inch TRS phone type, balanced
PHONES jack x 2: Stereo 1/4-inch phone type, Stereo miniature phone type
MIX IN jack x 2: Stereo 1/4-inch phone type, Stereo miniature phone type
MIDI (IN, OUT/THRU) connectors
USB COMPUTER port: USB B type (USB Hi-Speed AUDIO/MIDI)
FOOT SW jack: 1/4-inch TRS phone type
AC IN jack
Power Consumption 30 W Accessories
Owner's Manual Power Cord
Options (sold separately)
Pad: PD series, PDX series, BT-1
Cymbal: CY series
Kick: KD series, KT series
Hi-Hat Control Pedal: FD series
Acoustic Drum Trigger: RT series
Footswitch: BOSS FS-5U, FS-6
Personal Drum Monitor: PM-10
Drum Stand: MDS-50KV, MDS-50K
Size and Weight Width (W) 330 mm
Depth (D) 258 mm
Height (H) 118 mm
Weight 3.3 kg
7 lbs. 5 oz.
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