Drum Machine's and Samplers both give you the ability to turn your inspiration into reality. So what's the difference? To put it simply, drum machines typically include preinstalled drum and percussion sounds, along with a built-in sequencer. While samplers are more focused on your recording and modifying your own sounds. Those of which may or may not include an onboard sequencer like the aforementioned drum machine.
So if you're looking to create simple or complex drum patterns with renowned drum sounds, a drum machine is for you. While a sampler is going to give you more control with your own sounds to create multi-instrument loops. If that's the case, one of the latest from the Akai MPC range is sure to cover all basis in terms of drums and music production.
At DJ City, we stock a range of both Drum Machines & Samplers that are bound to take your production and live performances to the next level. Including a long lineup of the most renowned pieces of gear including Akai MPC's, the Korg Volca lineup, Roland's series of 808's, high-level DSI synths, and budget Behringer clones. So head into your local DJ City store, browse our selection below, or chat with our friendly staff today. We'd love to help you choose a Drum Machine or Sampler to advance your performances and produce your next hit!