Korg Volca Drum vs Roland Juno-DS 61

  • Great for beginners
  • Loads of bang for the buck
  • Fits into all kinds of situations
  • Powerful unit
  • Design decisions with Volca line itself
  • Great for touring musicians
  • Solid piano tones, organs, phrases pads and more
  • Highly portable synth
  • Reasonably priced
  • Waveform expansion capabilities

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Our analysis shows how reviewers feel about different topics. Please note these are not full reviews.

Sound Quality

Korg Volca Drum
Mostly love (with a little hate)
I really like drum machines - can't get enough of 'em. The Volca Drum Digital Percussion Synthesizer is fantastic fun, and very flexible - this is one powerful unit. Ultimately, most of my gripes are with Korg's design decisions with the Volca line itself. What's to love: -The sound. Irregardless of...
4/5
Bobby W.
3 years ago
amazon.com
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Roland Juno-DS 61
Quality Keyboard...Needs minor tweeks
Roland has always made quality instruments and the Roland Juno DS is another fine example of a Top notch keyboard at a decent price. When I first got the keyboard, all i had was studio quality pair of headphones and it sounded terrific. When I finally attached it to a sound system, I was some what d...
5/5
DOUG W
3 years ago
amazon.com
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Connectivity

Korg Volca Drum
Great price point and functionality at the cost of compatibility (Beatstep users, take warning)
I want to start off by saying that most of my negative points are not meant to discourage new users. This is absolutely the best polyphonic synth for its price point without a doubt. If you're new and want to try your hand at analogue synthesis, this device has too much capability for too little mon...
4/5
A more palatable name
4 years ago
amazon.com
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Roland Juno-DS 61
Roland JUNO-DS61 Synthesizer Review 2022 - Music Minds
The Roland JUNO DS61 61 Key Synthesizer is a highly portable synth, making this one of the best synthesizers for touring musicians. Not only does it deliver everything you would want from a synth it also has solid piano tones, organs, phrases pads and more, which is noteworthy for best keyboards.
PositivePositive
3 months ago
musicminds.com
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