Electronic drum-Roland TD-07KV review

The well-known electronic musical instrument manufacturer Roland Roland (hereinafter referred to as: Roland) V-Drums, as the world’s most popular electronic drum product, has an expressive sound, outstanding playing feel, and renowned durability.

The TD-07KV electronic drums are convenient and compact, and are ideal for home performances. They provide high-quality V-Drums with superb expressiveness and playability at an affordable price. Roland V-Drums ultra-quiet double-layer mesh drum skins are used for snare drums and tom drums, large-size broken cymbals and tinkling cymbals, and kick drums with real foot feel make it stand out; the new TD-07 sound source provides better than the original Drums have more creative functions, equipped with in-depth editing tools to create customized sounds built-in Bluetooth support to play drums in unison with external tracks, USB support to connect to computer recording software, etc.

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High-quality rich sound

TD-07KV has a powerful and responsive sound source. Under your control, it can simulate the sound of acoustic drums and percussion instruments recorded in a professional recording studio, and use advanced V-Drums technology to bring the sound of acoustic drums during performance. The same effect. At the same time, the sound source also has a series of electronic percussion instrument sounds that allow customization, and you can customize each sound according to your own preferences.

Deeply customize your exclusive drum kit

The TD-07 is equipped with inspirational, ready-to-use preset drum kits, ready to meet your needs. When you are ready for in-depth customization, the huge tone library is always on standby. You can choose to switch the snare drum, mix the tom, increase the kick drum, or change the heavy broken cymbals and tinkling cymbals to lighter ones; then tune the drum kit, add silencer stickers, and change the sound field environment as you like finally, use the independent EQ of the sound source to tune the drum kit to an ideally balanced state just like a professional tuner.

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A set of true silent drums

One of the main advantages of choosing electric drums for home performance is that it is much quieter than acoustic drums. But not all electric drums are the same, and the amount of physical noise they produce can vary greatly. Thanks to Roland’s decades of research and development technology, the TD-07KV has been specially designed to have a quieter effect than other electric drums. The mesh drum head can minimize the noise of the pad without affecting its rebound; and the special material in the kick pad can also reduce noise and vibration, while maintaining a natural playing feel like an acoustic drum. Even its bracket components are carefully designed to reduce vibration and noise transmission to the floor.

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High-quality rich sound

TD-07KV has a powerful and responsive sound source. Under your control, it can simulate the sound of acoustic drums and percussion instruments recorded in a professional recording studio, and use advanced V-Drums technology to bring the sound of acoustic drums during performance. The same effect. At the same time, the sound source also has a series of electronic percussion instrument sounds that allow customization, and you can customize each sound according to your own preferences.

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A set of true silent drums

One of the main advantages of choosing electric drums for home performance is that it is much quieter than acoustic drums. But not all electric drums are the same, and the amount of physical noise they produce can vary greatly. Thanks to Roland’s decades of research and development technology, the TD-07KV has been specially designed to have a quieter effect than other electric drums. The mesh drum head can minimize the noise of the pad without affecting its rebound; and the special material in the kick pad can also reduce noise and vibration, while maintaining a natural playing feel like an acoustic drum. Even its bracket components are carefully designed to reduce vibration and noise transmission to the floor.

Real sound and response

Thanks to Roland’s advanced precision sensors, the drums and cymbals of the TD-07KV can detect every hit (click, roll, decorative sound and ghost sound), and even the muffled sound of the cymbal can be presented authentically . This information is processed instantaneously by the sound source, so that you can hear accurate sounds in real time. You may not usually notice these technical work, but when you close your eyes and start playing with the TD-07KV, you will feel how important it is.

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Authentic Roland V-Drums mesh drum head

In 1997, Roland launched the world’s first mesh drum head. Since then, the mesh drum head has become an established standard for electric drums. After years of technical improvement, Roland’s special double-layer mesh design provides natural drum sticks percussion resistance and rebound, bringing a familiar acoustic drum feel, plus adjustable tension, allowing you to fine-tune through the standard drum key Feel. Compared with the electric drum using a single-layer mesh head, it brings better dynamic response and accurate triggering. The TD-07KV comes standard with authentic Roland double-layer mesh snare drums and tom drums, bringing you an accurate playing experience.

Robust and stable hardware

When you are fully engaged in playing, there is nothing more depressing than an unstable stand or moving parts. The hardware of TD-07KV adopts solid materials and high-quality components, which can provide rock-solid stability. The special drum rack provides a firm and stable foundation, while the precision clamps firmly fix all components in place. TD-07KV inherits the consistent durability of Roland V-Drums, and can withstand the test in day-to-day thumping performances.

Play music via Bluetooth

Playing with your favorite music is one of the fun and productive things that can be done with electronic drums, and the TD-07KV makes it easy. With the built-in Bluetooth function, you can play audio tracks on smartphones, tablets or computers, and listen to audio sources via Bluetooth wireless connection. Video sound can also be transmitted, which is very suitable for playing with online songs and course content. If you don’t have a Bluetooth playback device, you can also connect a data cable to get stereo. It also supports sending MIDI data via Bluetooth, and you can record MIDI in music applications wirelessly.

Connect music production software via USB

A big advantage of electronic drums is that they can be directly connected to modern music production software. The TD-07 sound source itself is an audio/MIDI recording interface, which can send stereo and multi-track MIDI data to a Mac or Windows computer via a USB data cable. Therefore, you can record split-track audio and MIDI in DAW, or trigger sounds in software sound sources for studio or live performances.

For more than two decades, Roland’s V-Drums have been well-known as electronic drums that are highly realistic, suitable for performance and high-quality sound, and have become the best of their kind. V-Drums laid the foundation for the development of electronic drums. It is often imitated but never surpassed. It has always been a pioneer in the industry. TD-07KV fully demonstrates this proud tradition and brings you an excellent electric drum experience in the same level.

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