Percussion Sound Module


The V-Drums TD-8 Percussion Sound Module offers everything the world-renowned V-Drums have become famous for—hundreds of amazing drum, percussion and instrument sounds, COSM modeling-based drum editing capabilities, intuitive operation, and unmatched sensitivity, to name just a few.

Sound Generator
Variable Drum Modeling
Maximum Polyphony
64 Voices
Drum Instruments=1,024, Backing Instruments=262
Drum Kits
Drum Kit Chains
16 chains (32 steps per chain)
Instrument Parameters
V-EDIT (Shell Depth, Head Type, Head Tuning, Muffling, Strainer Adjustment) EDIT (Pitch, Decay)
Studio Parameters
Studio Type, Room Size, Wall Type
Mixer Parameters
Level, Pan, Master Volume
Effect Types
Ambience, 2 Band-Master Equalizer
Patterns=700 (Preset), 100 (User), User Songs=50, Parts=6 Play Functions=Oneshot, Loop, Tap Resolution=192 TPQN Recording Method=Real-time
Metronome Parameters
Time signature, Interval, Volume, Output select (Master and Phones/Phones only) Click Instruments=20 (Voice counting, Click, Cowbell, etc.)
20 to 260
32 x 136 dots (backlit graphic LCD) , 7 segments 2 characters (LED)
4 (switchable; Kick, Snare, Hi-hat, Toms/Cymbals, Percussion part, Backing, Click)
Trigger Input (dual) x 10, Output x 4 (2 stereo pairs), Headphones, Mix in (stereo), Hi-hat Control, Footswitch (dual), MIDI (IN, OUT/THRU)
Power Supply
AC Adaptor (DC 9V)
Current Draw
600 mA
AC Adaptor (ACI/ACB Series), Screws(M5 x12) x4
Size and Weight
293 mm
11-9/16 inches
223 mm
8-13/16 inches
80 mm
3-3/16 inches
1.5 kg
3 lbs. 5 oz.
*The specifications are subject to change without notice.


Updates & Drivers

  • SMF Player for Mac OS X v10.7 / OS X v10.8 / OS X v10.9

    About the UpdSMF

    • UpdSMF is a simple SMF player that runs on Mac OS X v10.7 / OS X v10.8 / OS X v10.9.
      This SMF player is designed to be used only for updating, and cannot be used to play back conventional SMF music data.
    • Before using this, you must first install a MIDI driver so that MIDI data can be transmitted.
      For the installation procedure, refer to the documentation for your driver or application.

  • SMF Player for Windows

    This is an application for playing back Standard MIDI Files that can be used in place of a full-featured sequencer or librarian program. You will need a MIDI interface on your computer to use this program.