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Yamaha DD-75 Portable 8-Pad Digital Drums with 2 Footpedals, MIDI I/O


Manufacturer's Description

Express yourself

8 touch-sensitive drum pads, laid out like an acoustic kit, allow for expressive drumming.

Take your drum kit with you!

Garage jam at a friend's house? With the compact design and easy set-up, just grab your kit and go!

Play anywhere you want

DD-75 can operate on batteries, allowing you to play outside on the street or even at the beach.

Jam away - in silence!

This drum kit has a volume control, but when you really don't want to disturb others, plug in your headphones

It's easy to play along with your favorite music

Connect your MP3 player to the AUX IN jack and jam with your favorite tunes

Choose from a wide variety of realistic Drum Kits

DD-75 features a variety of Drum Voices and Kits inherited from the DTX series electronic drums, including modern rock drum sounds, legendary rhythm machine sounds…and more.

Use it for hand percussion playing

Use the Hand Percussion Mode with a variety of ethnic Percussion Kits, like Chinese, Indian, Middle Eastern, Latin and more. DD-75 includes music genres from around the world.

Everything you need to play right away

2 assignable pedals and wooden drum sticks are included

Upgrade DD-75 into a hybrid, portable drum kit.

Upgrade your DD-75 with optional foot pedals from our DTX kits, including Hi-hat Controller HH40 and Silent Kick Unit KU100 for even more realistic drumming.

You can also mount DD-75 to an optional snare stand (SS740A or SS662).

Versatile, affordable, portable drum set

DD-75 is a digital drum kit 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.


"The perfect all-in-one mini drum kit solution". Designed from a drummer's point of view. Play along with your favorite music!

  • 8 touch-sensitive drum pads in an easy-playing layout allow for expressive drumming
  • 2 assignable foot pedals included for kick, hi-hat or any other Voice
  • Compact & portable design with battery operation allows you to play anywhere you want
  • Headphone jack allows you to play anytime you want
  • AUX IN jack for connecting and playing along with your favorite music
  • 570 Voices assignable to any pad
  • Hand Percussion Mode
  • 105 built-in Songs for learning and playing along with
  • 75 programmed Drum Kits + 10 Custom Kits
  • 32-note polyphony
  • Stereo speakers with bass port provide great sound quality
  • Reverb and Master EQ
  • Sensitivity adjustment for individual pads and bass pedal
  • Record your own Songs (up to 5 in memory at one time)



  • Body
    • Color: Black
  • Size/Weight Dimensions
    • Width: 602 mm (23-11/16")
    • Height: 180 mm (7-1/16")
    • Depth: 411 mm (16-3/16")
    • Weight: 4.2 kg (9 lb, 4 oz) (not including batteries)

Control Interface

  • Pad
    • Number of Pads: 8
    • Touch Response: Yes
  • Pedal
    • Number of Pedals: 2
    • Functions: Hi-hat, Bass drum
  • Display
    • Type: LED
    • Size: 7-segment, 3-digit
  • Panel
    • Language: English

Tone generator

  • Tone Generator: AWM Stereo Sampling
  • Maximum Polyphony: 32
  • Voices: 570 Voices + 30 Phrases
  • Drum Kit: 75 Presets + 10 Customs


  • Compatibility
    • GM: Yes
    • XGlite: Yes
    • Effects Types
    • Reverb: 9 types
    • Master EQ: 2 types
  • Songs Preset
    • Number of Preset Songs: 105
  • Recording
    • Number of Songs: 5
    • Number of Tracks: 4 (DRUM 1/DRUM 2/DRUM 3/BACKING)
    • Data Capacity: Approx. 7,000 notes per song
    • Recording Function: Yes
  • Compatible Data Format
    • Playback: SMF (Format 0) (MIDI data only; audio not supported.)
    • Recording: SMF (Format 0) (MIDI data only; audio not supported.)


  • Overall Controls
    • Metronome Sound: 4 types (Metronome/Cowbell/Stick/Human Voice)
    • Tempo Range: 11 - 320
    • Performance Modes: Hand Percussion Mode
    • Other Control: Pad & Bass Pedal Sensitivity Adjustment: Preset:5 types (Fix, 1-4), Custom Setting:10

Storage and Connectivity

  • Storage
    • Internal Memory: Approx. 370 KB
  • Connectivity
    • DC IN: 12 V
    • Headphones: Standerd stereo phone jack
    • Pedal Unit: 1, 2
    • MIDI: IN, OUT
    • AUX IN: Stereo mini jack

Amplifiers and Speakers

  • Amplifiers: 5 W + 5 W
  • Speakers: 8 cm x 2

Power Supply

  • Adaptors: AC Adaptor PA-150 or an equivalent recommended by Yamaha
  • Batteries: Six 1.5 V "C" size alkaline (LR14), manganese (R14) or six 1.2 V "C" size Ni-MH rechargeable batteries (HR14)
  • Battery Life: Alkaline battery:About 10 hours, Rechargeable Ni-MH battery:About 7 hours
  • Power Consumption: 18 W
  • Auto Power Off: Yes


  • Included Accessories: Drum Sticks, Foot Pedal 1 & 2