Roland V-Drum Electronic Drum KitsBuying Guide

Find the Right V-Drum Kit for You and Your Budget

Whether you're an apartment dweller who needs a quieter alternative to acoustic drums, a beginner on a tight budget, or a touring professional who's interested in streamlined portability, an electronic drum set can be the perfect solution to your needs.

There are a lot of electronic drum kit manufacturers out there, but one series that really stands out is the V-Drum series from Roland. With all kinds of high-quality models on offer at a variety of price points and with unique feature sets, it's no wonder V-Drums are definite and longstanding fan favorites.

Below, we've organized the series into a few categories for entry-level players, those after a mid-tier model, and professional-grade kits great for both live and studio application. Scroll below to find which Roland V-Drum set is the one for you right here on Reverb.

Entry-Level Electronic Kits

Budget-friendly drums with a wide array of features and a surprising level of responsiveness from these affordable kits.

  • Roland TD-1K V-Drum Kit

    The Roland TD-1K is an affordable, entry level kit ideal for beginning to intermediate players. The kit is incredibly reactive with a wide dynamic range, natural sounding samples, and an expressive hi hat foot pedal allowing for nuanced hi hat playing. The TD-1K features a 15 distinct kits including Rock, Jazz, EDM among others through the TD-1 Module. The TD-1K also features onboard training and practice functions making this set and ideal choice for learning musicians.

  • Roland TD-1DMK V-Drum Kit with Mesh Pads

    The Roland TD-1DMK is another fantastic option for learning drummers and is a step up from the TD-1K with the addition of double mesh snare and tom pads as well as a dual-mesh beater pad for a more authentic bass drum feel. Like the TD-1K, the TD-1DMK features onboard training functions with 10 coach function and comes with the TD-1 module. It also comes with Melodics, a free V-Drum application that provides free lessons.

Ready For An Upgrade

For drummers looking for high-quality electronic drums at a relatively affordable price, Roland has several incredibly well-built kits.

Jordan West demos the Roland V-Drums TD-17 Series.

Professional-Grade Studio Kits

While most electronic kits are used in home studios and for low-volume practice, these professional kits stand up to their acoustic counterparts in live, studio, and practice settings.

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