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90 Engadget Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
90

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

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Engadget Review

The TR-8S takes what Roland learned from the TR-8 to build an amazing drum machine worthy of live musicians and producers. If the vast sound and kit library aren’t enough for you, you can add your own samples.

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Pros
  • Eight sequences per pattern
  • Sample support
  • More sturdy than the TR-8
  • Only takes a few minutes to build beats
  • Parameters saved with patterns
Cons
  • The autofill feature still isn’t that exciting
90 Engadget Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
90

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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