Inspired by classic rhythm machines

The volca beats provides six of the sounds for which the greatness of analog shines most clearly: Kick, Snare, Hi Tom, Lo Tom, Closed Hi Hat, and Open Hi Hat.


Maximum impact from minimal parameters

The volca beats provides a carefully selected minimal set of parameters that let you quickly create the drum sound you want.


Take it to go

The volca beats can be battery powered for maximum portability. With its compact size, battery operation, and built-in speaker, it's easy to take the volca anywhere and perform any time.

Technical Details

Main Features:

  • Multitouch trigger pad/step key
  • Analog Synthesis (Kick, Snare, HI Tom, Lo Tom, Closed/Open Hi Hat)
  • PCM synthesis (Clap, Claves, Agogo, Crash)
  • Kick: Click, Pitch, Decay, Part Level
  • Snare: Snappy, Pitch, Decay, Part Level
  • Tom: Hi Pitch, Lo Pitch, Decay, Part Level
  • Hi Hat: Closed Decay, Open Decay, Grain, Part Level
  • PCM: PCM Speed, Part Level
  • 16 Step Sequencer
  • 8 recording patterns


  • Audio output: 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Sync In (3.5mm mono mini jack, maximum input level: 20V)
  • Sync Out (3.5mm mono mini jack, maximum output level: 5V)
  • Midi in

Size, Weight + Power:

  • AC adapter "KA-350"
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 7.61 x 4.54 x 1.78 inches
  • Weight: 0.82lbs (Excluding batteries)

Why DJ TechTools?

  • All orders will ship in 24 hours or less
  • Every purchase is backed by the DJ TechTools "way cool" guarantee with easy returns
  • Professional DJ staff is online and ready to help
  • Every order directly supports the DJ community
  • Best price guarantee
  • Free shipping in the US, low rates to Europe
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