Yamaha DTX720K and DTK760K Electronic Drum Set Review

Yamaha DTX720K Electronic Drum Kit
Yamaha DTX720K Electronic Drum Kit

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The Yamaha DTX720K and DTX760K aren’t quite the company’s top of the line electronic drum sets, but they’re close. Both of these DTX700 series kits are high quality sets of instruments.

It’s unfortunate, then, that it is so hard to find complete information on these kits. Yamaha’s own videos no longer match their offerings. The videos are about the DTX700K, DTX750K, and DTX790K, as of this writing. But they sell only the DTX720K and DTX760K.

In this review of the Yamaha DTX700 series, I’ll do my best to explain what you apparently do get when you purchase one of these kits. I’ll also show the differences between; that is, upgrades and additions from the Yamaha DTX720K to the Yamaha DTX760K. Continue reading “Yamaha DTX720K and DTK760K Electronic Drum Set Review”

Yamaha DTX522K, DTX532K, and DTX562K Review: In a Word, Solid

Yamaha DTX522K
Yamaha DTX522K

When you want a solid, midrange electronic drum set that will last you a good, long time, one brand to look at is Yamaha and their DTX502 series.

I’ll cover all three of their current 502 models in this review – the DTX522K, DTX532K, and DTX562K – because they are so similar to each other. Continue reading “Yamaha DTX522K, DTX532K, and DTX562K Review: In a Word, Solid”

Yamaha Electronic Drum Kit Series Overview and Review

Yamaha DTX522K electronic drum kit
Yamaha DTX522K electronic drum kit

Yamaha electronic drum kits are some of the most popular sets in use today. It seems that especially the 400 and 502 series kits are very well liked.

In this article I’ll briefly look at the sets available (plus one discontinued model) in all four of their series – the 400, the 502, the 700, and the 900. (I’d be interested to know why it’s the 502 and not the 500 series.) Continue reading “Yamaha Electronic Drum Kit Series Overview and Review”

Yamaha DTX400K Electronic Drum Set Review: Does Popular = Good?

A popular choice for beginners is the Yamaha DTX400K Electronic Drum Set. It’s shown above without all the cables attached.

It has some limitations, but that’s why the price is fairly low and why it’s considered a starter set. Continue reading “Yamaha DTX400K Electronic Drum Set Review: Does Popular = Good?”

Reviews of the 5 Best Electronic Drum Sets for Beginners

DD1 Plus
DD1 Plus

Electronic drum sets for beginners aren’t really all that much different from more “advanced” kits. The main thing is that they don’t cost a lot.

If you’re not sure that drums are for you or for someone who thinks they want to give them a shot, you don’t want to make a huge investment up front.

Below I’ve collected what are probably the best, most popular, and least expensive electronic drum sets for you to consider. Continue reading “Reviews of the 5 Best Electronic Drum Sets for Beginners”