Skip to content

EFNOTE 5 8-Piece Compact Electronic Drum Set w/ Full Sized Shells and Bluetooth Input

Ships from manufacturer

This product ships direct to your doorstep from the manufacturer. Please allow 24-72 hours extra processing time.

Shipping times vary, so please contact us for more information.

"DropShip items are non-refundable and not returnable to Music Store Live. For more information, click here."

EFNOTE 5 8-Piece Compact Electronic Drum Set w/ Full Sized Shells and Bluetooth Input


Manufacturer's Description

*Stands sold separately

*This drum set ships directly from EFNOTE to your door, please allow 24-72 hours extra processing time.

The Finest Compact

The EFNOTE 5 offers a true playing experience with:

  • Beautiful sound
  • Perfect playability
  • Elegant look

Full-Scale Beautiful Sound

Despite its downsized looks, the EFNOTE 5 provides full-scale acoustic drum sound thanks to the Tru-Aco™ sound technology.

Perfect Playability

The ELISE™ sensing processor is newly developed for low latency, wide dynamic-range, consistent and stable sensing.

Combining a pleasing physical touch with the best sensing performance, the EFNOTE 5 offers great playability.

Neo-Classical Beauty

The taste of vintage drums is redefined by modern design techniques.

The elegant finish and well-proportioned real birch 6-ply shells help to enhance its real acoustic drum sound.

Capture Your Delicate Touches

All drum/cymbal/hi-hat pads come with multi-sensor which provides consistent and stable sensing. Capturing drummer's intentions from every and each stroke.

3-Zone Snare Drum and 2-Zone Toms

  • 3-zone snare drum (head/rim/side-rim) and 2-zone toms (head/rim)
  • Hot-spot-less sensing with multi-sensor
  • Double-layered mesh drum head
  • Durable ""warm-gray"" colored hoop rubber
  • Birch 6-ply wood shell
  • 12x5"" Snare, 10x7"" Rack tom, 12x12"" Floor tom

Snare Side-Rim

  • Easy to play side-sticks
  • Accurate sensing
  • Low acoustic noise
  • No need to switch function between rim-shot and side-sticks

Solid and Stable Kick

  • Voluminous shell with mesh drum head to catch powerful kicks
  • Dual-sensor stable sensing for single/double beater(s)
  • Storable and sturdy spars with rubber/spike tips
  • 16x12"" birch 6-ply wood shell
  • Real wood hoops
  • Metal tom mount

3-Zone Crash / Ride Cymbals

  • Elegant ""warm-gray"" colored cymbals
  • Fine engraved surface
  • Weight simulation with thin edge for appropriate striking feel
  • 360° flat sensing with multi-sensor
  • 360° choke supported
  • Full 3-zone Crash/Ride cymbals (bow/edge/cup)
  • 18"" Ride, 16"" Crash

The Finest Hi-Hat Cymbals

  • The freely swinging top and bottom cymbals have changed the concept of electronic hi-hat cymbals
  • The multiple optical sensing precisely responds to drummer's high-speed footwork
  • Smooth continuity from tight-closed to full-open sound
  • 14"" top/bottom cymbals
  • General hi-hat stands compatible with φ12.7 mm (1/2"") hole cymbal can be used


The new ultra thin and light weight 8"" splash cymbal; the appropriate striking feel allows you to perform more like it.

Ultra-Compact Sound Module

  • Ultra-small form factor with uncompromised features
  • Metal chassis and aluminum finish
  • High quality DAC and audio circuit
  • Touch screen intuitive user interface

Full-Scale Acoustic Sound

  • Tru-Aco™ sound technology provides so real drum/cymbal sound
  • Stereo samples with wide dynamic range for all acoustic instruments
  • Minimum pre-processed, uncompressed waveforms for maximum fidelity
  • Natural and smooth continuity roll sounds

For Training

  • Multi-function metronome with beat LED indicator
  • Built-in metronome speaker for daily training without headphones
  • On-board recording function (15 songs)
  • Stroke Analyzer
  • Rhythm Box feature provides over 90 basic drum beats

For Recording

  • USB 8-ch individual audio outputs with Mac / Windows (ASIO)
  • USB 2-ch audio inputs for playback
  • Analog 4-ch audio outputs
  • USB MIDI in/out with individual MIDI channels
  • MIDI output (5-pin DIN)
  • On-board drum recording (15 songs)

For Small Gigs

  • Setlist feature enables you to configure kit order with tempo for each song
  • Kick and Snare can be output individually with analog 4-ch outputs
  • Click and Audio-In can be assigned only for headphones
  • High-power headphones output
  • MIDI output (5-pin DIN)

Stroke Analyzer

  • ""Stroke Scope"" displays your strike points on time-line
  • ""Accuracy Score"" estimates your strike accuracy

Sound Edit

  • Tuning, Muffling, 2-band EQs for each pad
  • Pad layer function can overlay two sounds
  • User Inst Library enables you to store 128 customized instruments
  • On-board reverb
  • Dedicated level control screen

Flexible Audio Routing

  • 10-ch output buses
  • Flexible output routing for each pad
  • Output assignable click
  • Output: 4-ch analog / 8-ch USB
  • Input: Analog / Bluetooth / 2-ch USB


  • Bluetooth audio-in provides you to play along with Spotify™ / YouTube™ with your smartphone
  • Bluetooth MIDI


Drum / Cymbal Pads

Kick EFD-K1612

  • Size: 16 x 12""
  • Zone: Head
  • Sensor: Multi
  • Head: Double-layered mesh with beater patch
  • Connector: Head (TRS Phones)
  • Features:Bass drum riser, Wood hoop

Snare EFD-S1250

  • Size: 12 x 5""
  • Zone: Head / Rim / Side-Rim
  • Sensor: Multi
  • Head: Double-layered mesh
  • Connector: Head/Rim, Side-Rim (2x TRS Phones)
  • Features: Birch shell, Colored hoop rubber, Side-Rim

Tom EFD-T1070

  • Size: 10 x 7""
  • Zone: Head / Rim
  • Sensor: Multi
  • Head: Double-layered mesh
  • Connector: Head/Rim (TRS Phones)
  • Features: Birch shell, Colored hoop rubber

Floor Tom EFD-T1212

  • Size: 12 x 12""
  • Zone: Head / Rim
  • Sensor: Multi
  • Head: Double-layered mesh
  • Connector: Head/Rim (TRS Phones)
  • Features: Birch shell, Colored hoop rubber

Hi-Hat EFD-H14

  • Size: 14"" (Top/Bottom)
  • Zone: Bow / Edge / Cup
  • Sensor: Multi (360° flat sensing + choke) / Optical
  • Connector: 6-pin
  • Features: Multi-optical sensor, Tru-motion™ hi-hat, Weight simulation, Fine engraved surface

Crash EFD-C16

  • Size: 16""
  • Zone: Bow / Edge / Cup
  • Sensor: Multi (360° flat sensing + choke)
  • Connector: Bow/Edge, Cup (2x TRS Phones)
  • Features: Weight simulation, Fine engraved surface

Ride EFD-C18

  • Size: 18""
  • Zone: Bow / Edge / Cup
  • Sensor: Multi (360° flat sensing + choke)
  • Connector: Bow/Edge, Cup (2x TRS Phones)
  • Features: Weight simulation, Fine engraved surface

Splash EFD-C08

  • Size: 8""
  • Zone: Bow / Edge
  • Sensor: Multi (360° flat sensing + choke)
  • Connector: Bow/Edge (TRS Phones)
  • Features: Weight simulation, Fine engraved surface

Sound Module: EFD-5

Trigger Interface

  • 3-Zone: Snare, Crash 1/2*, Ride
  • 2-Zone: Tom 1/2/3/4, HH, Crash 3
  • 1-Zone: Kick

Audio / MIDI Interface

  • Line (1/2) Output: 2x TS Phone (+4dBu, Unbalanced)
  • Phones (3/4) Output: Stereo Mini-Phone (320 mW + 320 mW @32Ω)
  • Audio Input: Stereo Mini-Phone (+2dBu Max)
  • USB Audio: 8-ch Output / 2-ch Input (Mac/Windows ASIO)
  • USB MIDI In/Out
  • Bluetooth Audio Input
  • Bluetooth MIDI In/Out
  • MIDI Out: 5-pin DIN

Drum Kits / Instruments

  • Preset Drum Kits: 17 (Editable)
  • User Drum Kits: 83
  • Instruments: Acoustic Drums/Cymbals (Stereo), Percussion (Stereo), Attack Elements
  • User Inst Library: 128 (Can be stored customized instruments)

Edit Parameters

  • Level, Pan, Tuning, Muffling (for each pad)
  • 2-Band EQ (for each pad)
  • Ambience Effect (8 Types)
  • Pad Layer


  • 172 (W) x 106 (D) x 47 (H) mm
  • 700 g


  • DC 12 V, 500 mA (Nominal) / 800 mA (Max)


Tom Holder

  • 1x Tom holder arm
  • Geared L-rod tilter
  • Knurled carbon steel rod
  • L-rod diameter: φ11.5 mm (7/16"")
  • Tube diameter: φ22.2 mm (7/8"")
  • Height adjustment range: 700 -- 900 mm

Splash Cymbal Arm

  • 1x Z-rod short
  • 1x Z-rod long

Sound Module Arm

  • 1x Sound module arm
  • 1x Smartphone tray

Snare Drum Stand
(Optional) EFD-SS5

  • For 12"" to 14"" diameter snare drums
  • Geared basket tilter
  • Double braced legs
  • Tube diameter: φ19.1 mm (3/4"")
  • Height adjustment range: 500 -- 650 mm

Cymbal Stand
(Optional) EFD-CS5

  • Boom cymbal arm
  • Geared tilter
  • Cable holder
  • Middle tube diameter: φ19.1 mm (3/4"")
  • Boom length: 400 mm
  • Height adjustment range: 800 -- 1,500 mm

Drum Kit Placement

Placement Size

  • Approx. 140 (W) x 90 (D) cm
  • Approx. 4.6 (W) x 3.0 (D) feet



  • Brake-out cable: EFD-MULTI-A5
  • Brake-out cable: EFD-MULTI-B
  • 5x Trigger cable 3.0 m: EFD-TRS-LL3
  • Cable ties
  • Quickstart guide