Drum pads 24 is one of the most popular free music applications developed by Paul Lipnyagov for producing beats and music on your smartphone or tablet. The app lets you produce professional quality music from anywhere and, best of all, it will make you feel like one of the most renowned music producers in the world.
It is a complete drum pad application with an ever evolving professional presets library for creating pro quality tracks without any hassle. Each preset in the application is a mixture of about 7 different styles. If your requirement is a single style preset, go for the child applications of Drum pads 24 such as Dubstep, Loop Pads 24, Electro or Trap. This review covers the full application, Drum pads 24 as it is simply the sum of these child applications.
What makes it fun?
This mobile app comes with a number of professionally produced built-in presets. Each preset is a mixture of styles like Dubstep, Moombahton, Glitch, Trap, Electronic, Trap hip hop and IDM. These presets are organized on the screen using different colors and are grouped according to the sample type. Use them creatively for better results.
Drum pads 24 is highly flexible and lets you make changes even withinin samples, using pitch effects. The Loop mode in the application can be used to automate samples or to set the metronome so that you will be free to use the drum machine. You can set the loop speed/metronome frequency however you like. There are even options for adjusting pitch of each pad.
The user interface is very simple and intuitive. It consists of a yellow menu bar on top and 12 colored tiles (pads) arranged on a black background. Almost all functions are carried out without changing this user interface. Only tempo adjustments are found separately. This helps the user to memorize the effects set to each pad. The test run is conducted on devices with different screen resolutions to ensure that the application works fine with any resolution, without causing distortions.
The application performs smoothly on any device. The app was subjected to stability enhancement in every version update. The newest version is free from crashes during project saving. The device should have at least 2 finger multi-touch support to fulfill your needs. The application is not at all power or RAM-hungry. Overall, Drum pads 24 is great in performance.
Drum pads 24 1.3.1 Features
Here are the top 10 features of this app that you will love:
- Latest version comes with additional Hip-Hop Slices preset
- Evolving presets library for producing great quality songs
- Adjustable pitch settings for each pad
- The application contains 2 scenes, each containing 12 pads
- Up to four loop modes can be set to each pad
- Work as professionals do with professional quality studio samples
- Presets are differentiated using colors and grouped by nature of samples
- Uncompromised performance on any device
- Share your work on social media to get exposure
- FourAndroid child applications available to download
Your device should have at least minimum configuration mentioned below to run the device:
- OS: Android version above 2.3.3 or Apple iOS 6 and higher.
- Supported devices:
- Android – All devices
- Apple – iPad, iPod touch and iPhone
Drum pads 24 is a revolutionary application developed for those who love the drum machine. You don’t need to be a professional drum artist to use the app. You can download either the complete drum pad application or the child application for a particular style. If you are interested in playing drums, this application will definitely teach you its entire theoretical basis.
Note: If you want a particular preset to be included in the app, please contact developer via Facebook. New presets come with new updates, and no separate download is needed. To borrow the words of TehXTR09, this app can perform all the functions of a physical drum machine.
- Adjustable pitch settings on every pad
- Ever evolving presets for fresh creations
- Advanced social media support
- Presets organized with different colors
- Hard to work with two-point multi-touch