Yamaha DTXtreme IIISP Special Electronic Drum Set  

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This exclusive Limited Edition DTXREME IIIS kit combines the drum rack and the drum and cymbal pads from the DTXtreme IIS kit with the upgraded DTXTREME IIIS module.

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This exclusive Limited Edition DTXREME IIIS kit combines the drum rack and the drum and cymbal pads from the DTXtreme IIS kit with the upgraded DTXTREME IIIS module.

Yamaha created the DTXTREME IIS Electronic Drum Set by parlaying their time-tested technology research with advanced drum manufacturing. This features 6 great-feeling drum pads and three cymbal pads, and a curved rack system. Soft, 3-zone rubber pads offer players the ultimate in performance comfort, natural feel, and rebound. Each pad includes an assignable controller for pitch, voice selection, or other parameters, while the snare pads can also assign strainer control. The hi-hat controller combines a real drum stand with an electronic pad for a traditional look and feel.

Coming from a long and illustrious line of Yamaha electronic drum kits, the DTXTREME IIIS module features a brand new brain that's based upon 'Motif' AWM2 sounds.

The DTXTREME III has an outstanding sampling capability (with optional memory installed) and a powerful sequencing engine. With USB MIDI on board, the DTXTREME III is not only a standout stand-alone instrument, it can function as the front-end of a complete music production system embracing live performance, rhythm training, music creation and studio recording.

The DTXTREME's preset kits and voices are just the beginning. You also have full WAV/AIFF sampling capability that lets you store your own sounds and compile your own kits, and a MIDI sequencer to drive new beats.

  • 3-zone soft rubber pads for snare and toms
  • Hi-hat controller with real hi-hat stand
  • Multi-zone round cymbal pads (3-zone, 2-zone and mono)
  • Curved rack system
  • Tone Generator: Tone Generator AWM2
    Polyphony: 64 notes
    Wave: 205MB (when converted to 16-bit linear format)
    Voice Preset: 1,115 drum voices, 211 melody voices (GM)
    Drum Kit Presets: 50 kits, User 50 kits (in the Flash ROM), External 1584 kits (or 99 x 16, in the external USB storage device)
    Effects: Reverb 9 types, Chorus 19 types, Variation 51 types, Insertion 51 types, Master Effect 9 types, Master EQ 5 bands
    Trigger: Trigger Setup Preset: 7, User: 5, Pad songs play, chace, cutoff. 4 songs (max.) can be played simultaneously.

    Note capacity: Approximately 152,000 notes
    Note resolution: 480 ppq (parts per quarter note)
    Song recording type: Real time
    Song tracks: 2 tracks
    Songs demo: 3 songs
    Practice songs: 44 songs
    Pad song: 40 songs
    User: 50 songs
    Sequence Format: DTXTREME III Original Format, SMF format 0
    Click: Tempo 30 ” 300, tap tempo
    Beat: 1/4 ” 16/4, 1/8 ” 16/8, 1/16 ” 16/16
    Timing Accent: Quarter note, Eighth note, Sixteenth note, Triplet
    Click Voices Preset: 8
    Training Functions: Measure break, Groove check, Rhythm gate

    Sampling: Samples 1,016 (for the User Voices)
    Sampling Sources: Audio input signals via AUX IN/SAMPLING IN, Audio output signals via OUTPUT (Resample)
    Sample Data Bits: 16bit
    Sampling Frequency: 44.1kHz, 22.05 kHz, 11.025 kHz, 5.5125 kHz (stereo/mono)
    Sampling Memory: Optionally installed, expandable to 512 MB (256 MB DIMM x 2 slots)
    * DIMMs are not installed to the instrument when shipped from the factory.
    Sample Length: Mono: 32MB, Stereo: 64MB
    Sampling Time: 44.1kHz: 6 min. 20 sec. 22.05kHz: 12 min. 40 sec. 11.025kHz: 25 min. 20 sec. 5.5125kHz: 55 min. 40 sec. *Mono/Stereo
    Sample Format: DTXTREME III Original format, WAV, AIFF
    Displays: 240 x 64 dot graphic backlit LCD, 7-segment LED (3-digit)

    OUTPUT L/MONO, R (standard phone jack)
    DIGITAL OUT (EIAJ CP1201, IEC60958, S/P DIF)
    INDIVIDUAL OUTPUT 1 ” 6 (standard phone jack)
    Trigger Input jacks 1 ” 9, 12 ” 15 (Standard stereo phone jack, L: Trigger Signal, R: Rim Switch)
    Trigger Input jacks 10 and 11 (Standard stereo phone jack, L: Trigger Signal, R: Trigger Signal)
    AUX IN/SAMPLING IN (Standard stereo phone jack)
    PHONES (Standard stereo phone jack)
    HI-HAT CONTROL (Standard stereo phone jack)
    DC IN 16V

    Power Consumption: 18W
    Dimensions, Weight: 334(W) x 285(D) x 96(H) mm, 3.6kg
    Accessories: AC Power Adaptor (Yamaha PA-300B, or an equivalent), Module stand, Module stand fastening screws (4; included)
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First Electric set I ever got, and likely the last I'll need

By Bradford "DeadWeezyl" Harkness

from san Diego/St Louis

Comments about Yamaha DTXtreme IIISP Special Electronic Drum Set:

I went to get the Limited edition set and after comparing the two purchased this one. The set itself is fantastic. Only complaint is the set up directions are not very good. the sound is realistic and the 3 zone/2 zone pads add a good dimension to play that lends to the realism. it feels and reacts just like an acoustic kit. The presets are fine but the ability to sample and create new sets is useful and fun and relatively easy- HOWEVER you need to have a USB storage device and DIMMs installed in the head unit (extra cash). use alot of noise samples and harsh percussions. Compared to the V-pros this is a better deal in my mind as you have the capabilities and save a bit of scrap. Non mesh heads but still fantastic realism.

(11 of 14 customers found this review helpful)


Excellent choice but..

By Adam Carnahan

from Ft Wayne , IN

Comments about Yamaha DTXtreme IIISP Special Electronic Drum Set:

1st off, this is an excellect kit. Things that could make it better are: #1 All toms are the same size, it'd be nice to have two 10's and two 12's #2 two peice hi hat similar to Roland's #3 This version didn't come with the 360 tom mounts as the first version did. #4 Slightly longer boom extension for the cymbal stands.

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)


Words can not describe how GOOD this kit is :)

By Joshua Martin

from Lockport, Newyork

Comments about Yamaha DTXtreme IIISP Special Electronic Drum Set:

Playing this yamaha DTXtreame IIISP Special Eletric Drum Kit is just like play an acustic. This kit is just aweosome. I think it is better than the Roland $7,000 kit. My friend owns the Roland and it just does not compare. This kit is good for gigs, it is durable, it is a lot of fun, it is what you want or you would not be still reading this review. IF you a want a pro kit buy this yamaha. YOu will not regret it. Uncle Sam would say "I want you to buy the Yamaha DTXtreame IIISP Kit Today" Go to GuitarCenter and buy it if you want a Electric kit.

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