Boss DD-500

Boss DD-500

Based on 43 reviews

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Great sound quality
Versatile with extensive editing options
Saves patches and presets
Assign function and MIDI capabilities
Reasonable price point
Not all users find the manual to be helpful
Some users find the switches to be a downside
Shimmer effect requires a lot of tweaking for some users


Overall, the Boss DD-500 receives high praise for its pristine sound quality, versatility, and extensive editing options. While some users find the manual to be lacking, the pedal's ability to save patches and presets is a major selling point. The Assign function and MIDI capabilities make it a dream for MIDI users. Some users find the switches to be a downside, but the sounds themselves are highly praised. The DD-500 is often compared favorably to other delay pedals on the market, including those from Strymon and Eventide. The price point is seen as reasonable for the level of functionality and sound quality.


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10 x 8 x 10 inches


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