The Roland TD-50DP Digital Upgrade Pack comprises of the TD-50 Sound Module, PD-140DS digital snare and CY-18R digital ride at a reduced price than if you were to buy them separately. This allows you to upgrade your existing TD V-Drums Kit to the latest and greatest model available!
The powerful TD-50 brain
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.
New digital snare
Roland have yet again raised the bar with this new digital 14” snare that provides the ultimate expressive drumming experience and reliable triggering. Designed to work with the TD-50 sound module, the Roland PD-140DS brings your electronic drums to live, like never before.
The geniuses at Roland have fused the look and feel of traditional snares with the very latest, bleeding edge triggering technology to bring you the Roland PD-140DS – a professional grade, brand new three-layer mesh head that is fitted to a size 14” shell. This great piece of kit offers natural rebound and realistic feel, providing those who might be used to an acoustic kit with that familiar response.
Always pushing the boundaries, Roland have utilised their newly developed multi-element sensor system to ensure each and every hit across the entire area of the pad are accurately represented. Each time you strike the PD-140DS you’re playing dynamics are captured as they would be on an acoustic kit as every area across the pad is able to closely detect what’s going on, whether you graze it or hammer down. The innovative design automatically detects rim shots and cross-stick playing, adjusting accordingly by detecting your hand to produce a natural sound as yet unrivalled by any electronic snare.
High defenition ride
The new Roland CY-18DR V-Cymbal Digital Ride is designed to accompany the new Roland TD-50 sound module, and is key to the Japanese giant's revolutionary digital drum technology. The nuances in playing feel and responsiveness has never been captured so perfectly in a trigger pad quite like this.
Every drummer is different. They have a different approach to their kit, with personal inflections placed into every stroke and hit, and their personality shines through in their playing style. Roland has worked tirelessly for years to create digital drum hardware that responds to the subtleties of drummer's technique, and the new CY-18DR captures this perfectly. The acoustic-style 18-inch diameter pad is equipped with authentic swing motion, affording an instantly familiar feel for those used to performing on an acoustic kit.
Roland's latest proprietary technology gives the CY-18DR a high-resolution, multi-sensor system within the pad, which allows it to capture with unparalleled accuracy, the most minute of touches from hard to soft, in every position from edge to bell.
This is an excellent package to boost your digital drumming capability to new levels!
Manufacturer Roland Model TD-50DP Digital Upgrade Pack Included Units TD-50 Sound Module
PD-140DS digital snare
CY-18R digital ride
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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