Music Instruments | Alesis SR18 Drum Machine with Effects Engine Reviews
March 5, 2016

Music Instruments | Alesis SR18 Drum Machine with Effects Engine Reviews

Instant drums for on-the-go-Musicians. Alesis SR18 Drum Machine with Effects Engine, the next generation Drum is loaded with cutting edge drum sets, electronic drums, one-shot hits, and modern percussion sounds for any cutting-edge musician’s performances and compositions. SR18 has an effects engine with Alesis reverb, EQ, and compression so you can output recording or performance-ready sounds. SR18 can be powered by AC or batteries.

No one knows Drums better than Alesis. From hip-hop to country and everything in between, SR18 nails it on the first take. Alesis’ exclusive Dynamic Articulation technology modifies sample sounds so they change as you play them.

Alesis SR18 Drum Machine Features and Specifications:

  • Professional drum machine -12 velocity sensitive pads (w/Dynamic Articulation) enabling a drum sound to change its tonal content.
  • Backlit LCD, MIDI I/O, Stereo Main and Aux outputs, drum Roll function, headphone output, 1/4″ instrument input jack, 2 footswitch jacks.
  • Battery powered (6xAA – not included) or AC adapter – included.
  • 32MB sound set with percussion bank and bass synth including over 500 Drum and percussion sounds and 50 bass sounds.
  • Built-in Effects- Reverb, EQ and Compression on each pad, preset or editable by the user.
  • Large, 32 MB sound set with percussion bank and bass synth.
  • Over 500 drum and percussion sounds and 50 bass sounds.
  • Built-in Alesis effects: reverbs, EQs, and compression.
  • Pattern Play Mode enables different patterns to be triggered from the pads directly.
  • Programmable Drum Roll function.
  • Mute/Solo Function: mute drums, bass, and percussion or individual pads.
  • Flexible wall (adapter included) and battery powering (six AA, not included).
  • Backlit LCD.
  • 100 preset patterns, 100 user locations, Tap tempo.

Specifications Alesis SR18 Drum Machine :

  • Sound set: 32 MB, multi-sampled
  • Polyphony: 32 voices
  • Inputs: 1/4-inch instrument (guitar)
  • Outputs: 1/4-inch stereo pair, 1/4-inch TRS, 1/4-inch TRS stereo headphone
  • MIDI: in, out/thru
  • Footswitch: two inputs – start/stop, count/A/B/fill

Alesis SR18 Drum Machine Reviews: We have gone through different reviews of Alesis SR18 Drum Machine. Almost all are happy with it. One or two was not happy with its performance because they could not found much change compared to their old model.

We were going through the review of happy customer who has been using an old model of Alesis for over 10 years and now when he heard about SR18, decided to move on to it. Now he is a proud owner of SR18 and says it is easy to use and lots of great sounds in a great price.

People reviewing have to say only wonderful things. We feel very comfortable in recommending this product.