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Alesis Nitro Max 8-Piece Electronic Drum Kit with Mesh Heads


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Nitro Max raises the bar for both beginner and more advanced drummers, delivering an authentic playing experience with ultra-quiet Alesis mesh drum heads, all in a compact design. Featuring 32 different kits from the renowned BFD drum sample library, Nitro Max offers seamless play along with music streaming services via Bluetooth, a host of built-in learning features, and 3-months of Drumeo for unlimited lessons with the world's best instructors.

The All-In-One Kit for Learning, Practicing and Playing
Nitro Max offers everything you need to learn or improve drumming skills, and to get good - fast. Premium mesh heads offer a responsive, enjoyable playing experience with minimal external noise, so you can practice whenever you like. A wide range of ultra-realistic drum sounds provide a truly immersive drumming experience, whatever your style of music. And a host of different learning tools help you practice and improve your timing and playing. Plus you can seamlessly play along with your favourite tracks from Spotify, Apple Music and other streaming services via Bluetooth connectivity.

Ultra-Quiet, Super-Responsive Alesis Mesh Drum Heads
With the tightly-woven premium mesh heads on Nitro Max, there's no need to worry about late-night practice sessions disturbing neighbors or family members, no matter how energetic the playing gets. There's a large 10" snare pad for ultimate playability, and three 8" tom pads. The kick drum pad has a large surface area that plays great with the included kick pedal. And for cymbals theres a 10" crash cymbal with choke, a 10" ride, and a 10" hi-hat with foot controller.

Built-In Premium Drum Sounds From BFD Plus More via BFD Player
Nitro Max offers over 440 professionally recorded drum sounds from the industry leader BFD. Each sound has been carefully recorded, mixed and produced to provide rich timbral detail and expressive articulation. There are 32 classic and modern ready-to-play kits to choose from, which you can easily tweak using the backlit screen. You can also create and store 16 of your own kits. Connect Nitro Max to a PC or Mac via USB and you can unlock an extra premium sound pack via BFD Player, and explore an ever-expanding world of sounds.

Includes Three Months of Drumeo (Worth $ 90)
Drumeo is the world's biggest online drum education platform, providing step-by-step lessons from over 200 of world's best drummers and over 5000 hit songs to learn. Real tracks by everyone from Nirvana to N.W.A. Songs can be sped up and slowed down to help you master them, and you can remove the drum parts entirely to make space for your own playing. It's like being in the band. Plus there's unlimited personal support and an online community of over 3 million drummers to help you reach your goals. Nitro Max includes a 3-month access pass to Drumeo, worth $ 90.

60 Free Lessons From Melodics - Plus 1-Month Premium Subscription
Alesis teamed up with Melodics to give you 60 free lessons forever, plus 1-month premium access. Melodics offers an active, song-based learning approach that starts by jamming with and learning from legendary grooves. Get instant feedback on how you're doing and know you're making progress every session with a gamelike approach to learning that constantly motivates you to keep improving. Learn from popular songs like "Can't Stop" by Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Green Day's "Holiday," as well as classics like "Superstition" by Stevie Wonder.

A Lightweight, Space-Saving Design
The Nitro Max Kit includes everything you need to start playing drums right away - all in a lightweight, compact, stylish design. A hard-wearing cable snake, drumsticks, and drum key are all included. There's also a highquality single-beater Alesis kick pedal, and an expressive hi-hat control pedal. The drum pads, cymbals, and module all mount to a four-post rack that stands firm no matter how hard you play. Already a compact, spacesaving design, you can even fold Nitro Max even smaller for easy storage - perfect for bedrooms, living rooms, playrooms, or any other area where space is limited.


Nitro Max Kit
• Premium mesh drum heads for a quiet yet natural response
• Large 10" dual-zone mesh snare for maximum playability
• (3) 8" mesh single zone tom pads
• Kick drum tower with kick drum pedal
• 10" crash cymbal with choke, 10" ride, and 10" hi-hat with foot controller
• 4-post aluminum rack for maximum stability and flexibility
• Connection cables, drum sticks, drum key, and power supply included
• Maximize your kit with an additional tom and cymbal with the Nitro Max Expansion Kit (not included)

Nitro Max Drum Module
• Professionally recorded sounds from the BFD drum library
• Bluetooth audio streaming for wireless music play along
• Built-in device holder for easy access to your music and drum lessons
• 32 ready to play BFD, classic and modern kits + 16 User kits
• 440 drum, cymbal, and percussion sounds
• 60 built-in play-along tracks, sequencer, metronome, and performance recorder
• USB/MIDI connection for virtual instruments and recording software
• 1/8" stereo aux input, 1/4" stereo line outputs, and 1/8" headphone output

Free Online Lessons and Software
• 90-day free subscription to Drumeo
• 30-day free subscription to Melodics Premium along with 60 exclusive lessons
• Free BFD Player virtual drum instrument with expansion pack


Drum Kits
32 ready-to-play classic and modern kits from BFD + 16 user kits

440 drum, cymbal, and percussion sounds

Reverb, 3-band equalizer

60 built-in play-along tracks, sequencer, metronome, and performance recorder

30 - 280 BPM

Backlit LED

- x1 25-pin cable input (9-trigger cable snake)
- x2 1/4" (6.35 mm) outputs (main left & right)
- x1 1/8" (3.5 mm) stereo output (headphones)
- x1 1/8" (3.5 mm) stereo input (auxiliary)
- x2 1/4" (6.35 mm) trigger inputs (Tom 4 & Crash 2)
- x1 USB Type-B port

9 VDC, 500 mA, center-positive
Note: This appliance is not equipped with a main power switch. Even when the appliance is turned off, the power supply to the appliance is not completely turned off when the power adapter is plugged in. Disconnect the power adapter when not using the appliance for long periods.

Weights and Dimensions
Dimensions : 12.12 x 21 x 36.2" (30.78 x 53.34 x 91.94 cm)
Weight: 31.97 lbs (14.5 kg)