Best Drum Machines Comparisons and Specifications

Teenage Engineering PO-12 Pocket Operator Rhythm Drum Machine

Teenage Engineering

  • PRODUCES 16 DIFFERENT DRUM SOUNDS - The Teenage Engineering PO-12 Rhythm uses real synthesized drum sounds to recreate drum and percussion sounds like cymbals, hi-hat, cowbell, and more.
  • OFFERS 16 BUILT-IN EFFECTS - The Rhythm Pocket Operator has 16 onboard FX including distortion, delay, stutter, and vibrato.
  • LETS YOU CREATE A WHOLE SONG - The 16-step sequencer and step-multiplier allow you to chain up to 16 patterns together. You can also insert a re-trig in a single step.
  • FINE-TUNE THE EFFECTS IN REAL-TIME - Effortlessly edit the 16 effects with the dual real-time parameters. You can fine-tune the tempo from 60 to 240bpm.
  • JAM ON THE GO! - PO-12 Rhythm has a jam-sync function, which lets you connect the unit with other Pocket Operators. You can also integrate PO-12 with 3rd-party gears thanks to its integrated audio-pulse-based sync.
  • BATTERIES : 2 AAA batteries required.
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT : 3.2 ounces
  • PRODUCT DIMENSIONS : 7 x 3.5 x 0.2 inches
  • ITEM WEIGHT : 3.2 ounces

Alesis SR-16 | Studio-Grade Standalone Drum Machine


  • A Studio Icon - Legendary classic drum machine for songwriters, live perform-ers and remix engineers
  • In Demand Sound - 233 professional sounds included, built-in digital effects for added realism and powered by Alesis exclusive Dynamic Articulation
  • Seamless MIDI Connectivity - Complete MIDI support for use with keyboards, computers, DAWs and electronic drum kits
  • Connectivity Covered - 4 outputs; 2-function footswitch jacks for start/stop and count/A/B/fill
  • Production-Ready Features - Sound stacking, step editing, stereo samples with reverb and ambience
  • Professional drum machine with 12 velocity sensitive pads )
  • 50 Preset / 50 User drum kits with 233 sounds assignable to any pad
  • BATTERIES : AA batteries required.
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT : 2.54 pounds
  • PRODUCT DIMENSIONS : 9.2 x 6.5 x 1.5 inches
  • ITEM WEIGHT : 2.5 pounds

Korg Volca Drum Physical Modeling Drum Synthesizer


  • Drum Machine with 16-step Sequencer
  • 6 Dual-layer Drum Parts
  • MIDI Input
  • BATTERIES : 6 AA batteries required.
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT : 1.74 pounds
  • PRODUCT DIMENSIONS : 7.6 x 4.5 x 1.5 inches
  • ITEM WEIGHT : 1.65 pounds

PAXCESS Electronic Drum Set


  • PORTABLE AND PROFESSIONAL DRUM: Includes 1 SNARE, 3 TOMS , 1 CRASH, 1 RIDE, 1 HI-HAT; 2 Foot Pedals play sound of Bass Drum; 5 Timbres; 8 DEMO Songs; 3 Rhythms
  • RECHARGEABLE BATTERY: This drum is powered by a 2400mAh rechargeable battery, up to 10 hours playtime per charge, You will be able to take it with you anytime anywhere even play outside
  • EARPHONE JACK: By wearing a set of headphones while you play you can be as quiet as a church mouse while rocking out like you're playing Madison Square Garden. Not only do they make practice quieter, but electronic drums also make practicing more efficient, perfet for privite practice or late night playing
  • BUILT-IN SPEAKER: High-quality built-in dual speakers bring you astonishing bass effect, no need to connect with other speakers
  • PLAY GAMES: Standard midi out jack and USB midi out jack, you can connect the drum to computers to produce music or play games
  • BATTERIES : 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT : 2.55 pounds
  • PRODUCT DIMENSIONS : 16.7 x 5.9 x 2.6 inches
  • ITEM WEIGHT : 2.4 pounds