Alesis DM5 No Longer Available

18-Bit Drum Module with 12 Trigger Inputs and 16-Voice Polyphony
Item ID: DM5

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Great Drum Sounds!

Give the drummer some! Or give yourself some drummers. A whole box o' drummers. Sweetwater has got beats so strong you can't shake 'em loose, and you'll find some of the tastiest in the Alesis DM5. This drum sound processor packs more pounding than a herd of stampeding wildebeests! You get 540 knee-buckling, skin-shuddering drum sounds that can be assigned to any of the 21 programmable drumsets. A Random Sample feature means you don't get the same sound twice and you can keep the beats fresh. And don't worry about the sound. These samples are so close to the real deal, you won't believe it's not a drummer!

• Audio Outputs: 4 (2 Stereo Pairs)
• Trigger Input Jacks: 12 (each with 5 user adjustable trigger parameters)
• DAC Bit Resolution: 18 Bit
• Sounds: Over 550, including stereo samples with reverb, ambience, and Dynamic Articulation
• Polyphony: 16 voice
• Panning: 7 position, user programable
• Velocity Response: 128 levels of loudness via MIDI or trigger inputs
• Kits: 21 memory locations with defaults stored permanently in ROM
• MIDI Jacks: In, Out/Thru
• Headphone Jack: 1/4" TRS with variable gain
• Footswitch Jack: 1/4" jack, assignable to hi-hat or program advance
• Data Input: Data knob, front panel keypad, sound auditioning via front panel Preview pad
• Dynamic Articulation: Modulates Tone and Pitch via Velocity

Tech Specs

Manufacturer Part Number DM5

Customer Reviews

See also: Drum Machines, Alesis, Alesis Drum Machines & Samplers