Yamaha launch three DTX6 electronic drum kits
20.11.2020

Yamaha launch three DTX6 electronic drum kits

Words by Will Brewster

Your neighbours will love you for it!

Yamaha have today rolled out a new line of electronic drum set with the DTX6 Series, offering three different setups for players who need “a compact kit and want to have fun, play like a pro and easily transfer their skills to acoustic drums”.

Comprised of three different kits, each model in the DTX6 range is based around the DTX-PRO sound module, which is loaded with over 700 sounds with 40 preset kits and room for 200 more. Yamaha have also included a number of control knobs to let you alter the tone, compression and ambiance of each sound in real-time, while a number of other effects allows for extensive sound-sculpting.

For beginners, the DTSX6K-X provides an affordable entry-level option for younger drummers, featuring a ten inch cymbal, Textured Cellular Silicone (TCS) rubber snare and toms and a pedal seperate pedal for the hi-hats.

In the middle of the range, the DTX6K2-X kit features a three-zone TCS pad for the snare, as well as rubber pad toms and an additional RHH135 hi-hat stand. This one also features an extra cymbal to play with, as well as a 7.5″ KP90 kick drum pad with multi-layered cushioning to allow for a more realistic feel.

Finally, the DTX6K3-X provides players with a top-of-the-range electronic kit, offering an eight inch snare and seven inch toms alongside the KP90 pick drum pad and three triple-zone RHH135 cymbal pads and RHH135 hi-hat pads on a mounted stand.

Check out the full DTX6 drum set range over at Yamaha Music Australia today.