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    Yamaha DD-65 Tabletop Digital Drum Kit

    Get into drumming without the noise or intricate setup. The Yamaha DD-65 features eight touch-sensitive pads and a headphone jack for easy quiet practice.

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    Yamaha DD-65 Digital Drum Kit Product Description

    The Yamaha DD-65 One-Piece Digital Drums: Touch Sensitive Pads and a Ton of Fun Sounds.

    The DD-65 is a digital drumkit with eight touch sensitive pads and two foot pedals. High quality drum and wide variety of percussion sounds from all over the world are mixed with orchestra voices to provide a wide range of musical opportunities. AUX IN jack lets you connect and MP3 player and play along with your favorite music.

    Features of the Yamaha DD-65 One-Piece Digital Drums:

    The drummer-friendly and stylish design of the Yamaha DD-65 marks a transition to a more professional and versatile digital-drumming instrument. AUX IN jack lets you connect an MP3 player and play along with your favorite music or load MIDI songs from the Internet into the internal Flash ROM memory and play along. New stereo-sampled voices, a wide variety of percussion sounds from all over the world, a bass boost system and digital stereo processing give the DD-65 an irresistible, thundering beat. The panel includes intuitive features that are easy to operate. For example, select the Hand Percussion mode and the kit automatically switches to percussion voices like congas and bongos. With its powerful features, this is no toy. Anyone can enjoy it.

    And for those who want more, check out the optional DK-65 Yamaha hardware kit that transforms the DD-65 into a hybrid, portable drum kit!

    • 8 Touch-sensitive drum pads allow expressive playing

    • AUX in jack for connecting and playing along with an MP3 player

    • Tempo control using Tap Start

    • Hand percussion mode with Latin drums allows playing with hands

    • 254 GM compatible Voices assignable to any pad

    • Two assignable foot pedals included for kick, hi-hat or any other Voice

    • 100 built-in songs for learning and playing along with

    • 50 Programmed Drum Kits + custom kits

    • 32-note polyphony

    • Reverb and Master EQ

    • Large 3-Digit LED Shows Selection

    • Record your own songs (up to 5 in memory at one time)

    • MIDI In/Out for computer connectivity

    • Headphone jack

    • Stereo speakers with bass port provide great sound quality

    Don't forget your Survival Kit!

    Designed to provide you with everything you need to get started. This optional kit includes a two-year extended warranty, power adaptor, footswitch on models that require it, stereo headphones, bonus coupons and a DVD-ROM.

    The Yamaha Story

    Yamaha has been serving the needs of the music community since they manufactured their first reed organs in the late 1800's. Since then, they have expanded their vision to encompass every facet of the music industry. Their holistic approach includes musical instruments, live sound and recording equipment, and music instructional materials.

    As one of the few companies to produce both instruments and recording/sound reinforcement products, Yamaha Corporation is in a unique position to improve the overall quality of their line. Their technological advancements in engineering and design can be incorporated into their musical instruments for improved functionality. Similarly, they can ensure their live sound and recording gear is designed to take advantage of the enhanced functionality of their instruments.

    High quality standards are apparent in every product Yamaha manufactures. Guitars, basses, drums, keyboards, effects, cables, monitors, digital workstations, mixers, control surfaces, PA speakers, headphones, and more all receive the same attention to detail, for years of trouble-free use.

    Same Day Music is an authorized dealer of Yamaha products.

    Yamaha DD-65 Technical Description

    Technical Specifications of the Yamaha DD-65 One-Piece Digital Drums:


    • Body Color - Silver


    • Width - 23-11/16" (602mm)

    • Height - 7-1/16" (180mm)

    • Depth - 16-3/16" (411mm)

    • Weight - 9 lbs., 15 oz. (4.5 kg)

    Control Interface

    • Number of Pedals - 2

    • Pedal Functions - Hi-hat, Bass drum

    • Number of Pads - 8

    • Pad Touch Response - Yes

    • Display Type - LED

    • Display Size - 7-segment, 3-digit


    • Tone Generator - AWM Stereo Sampling

    • Maximum Polyphony - 32

    • Preset Voices - 254 Drum Voices + 25 Phrase

    • Compatibility - GM, XGlite


    • Reverb - Yes

    • Master EQ - On/Off


    • Preset Songs - 100

    • Songs for Recording - 5

    • Tracks per Recorded Song - 4

    • Data Capacity - Approximately 10,000 notes per song

    • Playback Data Format - SMF (Format 0)

    • Recording Data Format - SMF (Format 0)


    • Tempo Range - 11-320

    Storage and Connectivity

    • Internal Memory - 350KB

    • Power Input - DC IN 12V

    • Headphone Jack - x1

    • MIDI - In/Out

    • AUX Input - Yes

    Amplifiers and Speakers

    • Amplifiers - 5W x 2

    • Speakers - 8cm x 2

    Power Supply

    • Power Options - Adaptor (PA-5D, PA-150, or an equivalent recommended by Yamaha) Batteries (Six "C" size, LR14 (R14P)), or equivalent batteries

    • Power Consumption 19W

    Included Accessories

    • Pedal/Footswitch - Yes

    Same Day Music is an authorized dealer of Yamaha products.
    Shipping Weights and Dimensions
    Shipping Weight: 17 lbs

    Yamaha DD-65 Digital Drum Kit Catalog Description

    Touch-sensitive pads for expressive playing@8 pads and 2 footpedals trigger over 250 sounds@50 preset drum kits, 3 user presets@USB MIDI interface with Flash ROM for loading songs@4-track sequencer

    Same Day Music is an authorized dealer of Yamaha products.

    User Reviews for Yamaha DD-65 Digital Drum Kit

    Product Rated 9.6 Out of 10 (19 ratings)
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