EFNOTE 7X

The Peak of Inspiration

Electronic Drums EFNOTE 7X

Snare drum stand, tom stand and cymbal stands are optional.

Hi-hat stand and kick pedal are not included.

EFNOTE 7X : The Peak of Inspiration

Drives Your Creativity

  • Specially full-expanded based on EFNOTE 7
  • Full-sized 5-piece shell and 5-piece cymbal set
  • 360° flat sensing with multi-sensor technology
  • World's first STAK™ 17" FX cymbal
  • Player centric design

Authentic Presence

  • Proves your musicality to the audience on stage
  • Low, wide and bold silhouette asserts its potential
  • Dignified black oak-ish finish
  • Realistic swaying of full-sized cymbals that visualize its sound

Tradition and Innovation

Modern but classic setup with:

  • 1x basket stand mounted tom
  • 2x floor tom
  • 1x holed effect cymbal
  • 1x crash cymbal
  • 1x splash cymbal

Portrays Textures of Vintage Drums

  • Good old collector's drum sets are newly recorded for EFNOTE 7/7X
  • Contains attack and eKick elements that can be layered to enhance the sound
  • Dedicated remastered acoustic drum sounds

Drums & Cymbals

17" FX Cymbal - Real-Feel

  • Light touch and real wobbling
  • 360° flat sensing
  • Special surface design with dedicated dark-gray color and hammered texture

17" FX Cymbal - Stackable

  • World's first STAK™ mount design enables stacking electronic cymbals
  • In the EFNOTE 7X configuration, the 8" splash cymbal can be stacked on the 17"

17" FX Cymbal - Suspendable

  • STAK™ also provides a suspended cymbal setting with clean wiring

20" Ride Is Here!

  • The 20" diameter provides slow wobbling of edge and the quick response of bow/cup
  • Multi-sensored 360° play/choke area
  • 360° free-swinging design
  • Responsive thin edge
  • Hammered texture surface

Finest Hi-Hat Cymbals

  • 14" top/bottom cymbals
  • World's first multi-optical sensing to capture the motions in 3D
  • Tru-Motion™ technology for expressiveness leap
  • 360° free-swinging top/bottom cymbal design

Beautiful Cymbal Surface

  • Elegant warm-gray and refined dark-gray (17" FX) surface with fine engravings
  • Clean silicone rubber surface that is resistant to drumstick marks

9-Sensor Snare Drum

  • 14 x 5.5", 10 lugs, birch wood shell, 2ply mesh drum head
  • Multi-sensor for hotspotless and high-resolution sounding
  • High head tension tuning available
  • Wide and adjustable side-rim

Independent Side-Rim

  • Easy, intuitive and reliable
  • No switch operation required
  • Elegant arc design

20" Kick, Unwavering Confidence

  • 20 x 15", 10 lugs, birch wood shell, 2ply mesh drum head
  • Props the whole set at the center of stage
  • Stable multi sensing for single/double beater(s)

Modern Two Floor Toms Style

  • 13 x 13", 8 lugs / 15 x 15", 8 lugs
  • Birch wood shells, 2ply mesh drum heads
  • Multi-sensor for hotspotless and high-resolution sounding
  • Low-rebound 2ply mesh drum head
  • Low head tension tuning available

Sound Module

Ultra-Compact Sound Module

  • Ultra-small form factor with uncompromised features
  • Metal chassis and aluminum finish
  • High quality DAC and audio circuit
  • High power headphone amplifier
  • Touch screen intuitive user interface

ELISE™ Sensing Processor

  • Capturing drummer's intentions from each stroke
  • Low latency, wide dynamic-range, consistent and stable sensing
  • Optimized for EFNOTE multi-sensor drum/cymbal/hi-hat pads

Full-Scale Acoustic Sound

  • Full stereo acoustic drum/cymbal samples recorded by EFNOTE
  • Tru-Aco™ sound technology provides real drum/cymbal sound behaviors
  • Raw sound without resynthesis

For Training

  • Multi-function metronome with beat LED indicator
  • Built-in metronome speaker for daily training without headphones
  • On-board drum recording function (15 tracks)
  • Stroke Analyzer
  • Rhythm Box feature provides over 90 basic drum beats

For Recording

  • USB 8-ch individual audio outputs with Mac / Windows (ASIO)
  • USB 2-ch audio inputs for playback
  • Analog 4-ch audio outputs
  • USB MIDI in/out with individual MIDI channels
  • MIDI output (5-pin DIN)

For Small Gigs

  • Setlist feature enables you to configure kit order with tempo for each song
  • Kick and Snare can be output individually with analog 4-ch outputs
  • Click and Audio-In can be assigned only for headphones
  • High-power headphones output
  • MIDI output (5-pin DIN)

Stroke Analyzer

  • "Stroke Scope" displays your strike points on time-line
  • "Accuracy Score" estimates your strike accuracy

Sound Edit

  • Tuning, Muffling, 2-band EQs for each pad
  • Pad layer function can overlay two sounds
  • User Inst Library enables you to store 128 customized instruments
  • On-board reverb
  • Dedicated level control screen

Flexible Audio Routing

  • 10-ch output buses
  • Flexible output routing for each pad
  • Output assignable click
  • Output: 4-ch analog / 8-ch USB
  • Input: Analog / Bluetooth / 2-ch USB

Bluetooth®

  • Bluetooth audio-in provides you to play along with Spotify™ / YouTube™ with your smartphone
  • Bluetooth MIDI
  • EFNOTE Tools App for control remotely

Various Optional Components

EFNOTE Tools App

EFNOTE Tools
- Carry Data with You

You can backup, restore, and share drum kit data and trigger settings with your smartphone.

EFNOTE Tools
- Get New Drum Kits

Visit the official Kit Library to get the new drum kit data.

There you will surely find ideas that inspire your creativity.

EFNOTE Tools
- Adjust Remotely

For small gigs, drummers often cannot rely on FOH engineers.

Now you can remotely adjust the each pad level while playing back your beat with the built-in recorder.

EFNOTE Tools
- Swap Sounds

The Swap feature makes it easy to swap each sound of toms or cymbals.

It helps you changing the set up and editing kits.

Gallery

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Other models or customized setups are shown for some images.

Some of technologies and designs are patented or under patent pending.

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EFNOTE 7 / EFNOTE 7X Videos

EFNOTE 7 / EFNOTE 7X Preset Drum Kit Sound

  • The raw sound of EFNOTE 7X preset kits are recorded via USB (only the volume is adjusted)
  • Listening with headphones is recommended
  • Data format: .WAV file (48 kHz/24 bit)
Vintage POWER
Vintage Coated '70s
Birch Shells
METAL MASTER
Chameleon
SILVER FONIC
First Note
Great Strokes
FunQ
ROCKIN
Gentle Notes
Maple King
turquoise
Neo Classic
Light Bodies
SNARE OFF
LAST CALL
STUDIO F
Solid Attack
FOCUS

Reproducing all or any part of the contents is prohibited.

Customize Examples

Items required:

  • 1x Rack Tom 10": EFD-T1070-BO
  • 2x Tom Mount: EFD-TM5

  • Using the TOM 1 cable for the new 10”, and the TOM 2 cable for the 11”.

    The Tom Stand (basket type) is not used.

Items required:

  • 1x Standard Cymbal 18”: EFD-C18
  • 1x Cymbal Stand: EFD-CS5

  • Using the TOM 4 cable for the 18" cymbal.

    In this case, you need to change instrument assigns for the Tom 4 pad.

    All Crash Cups are not supported with this setup.

Specifications

Drum / Cymbal Pads

Kick EFD-K2015
  • Size: 20 x 15"
  • Finish: Black oak-ish
  • Zone: Head
  • Sensor: Multi
  • Head: Double-layered mesh with beater patch
  • Connector: Head (TRS Phones)
  • Features: Wood hoop
Snare EFD-S1455
  • Size: 14 x 5.5"
  • Finish: Black oak-ish
  • Zone: Head / Rim / Side-Rim
  • Sensor: Multi
  • Head: Double-layered mesh
  • Connector: Head/Rim, Side-Rim (2x TRS Phones)
  • Features: Birch shell, Colored hoop rubber, Side-Rim
Tom EFD-T1180
  • Size: 11 x 8"
  • Finish: Black oak-ish
  • Zone: Head / Rim
  • Sensor: Multi
  • Head: Double-layered mesh
  • Connector: Head/Rim (TRS Phones)
  • Features: Birch shell, Colored hoop rubber
Floor Tom 1 EFD-T1313
  • Size: 13 x 13"
  • Finish: Black oak-ish
  • Zone: Head / Rim
  • Sensor: Multi
  • Head: Double-layered mesh
  • Connector: Head/Rim (TRS Phones)
  • Features: Birch shell, Colored hoop rubber
Floor Tom 2 EFD-T1515
  • Size: 15 x 15"
  • Finish: Black oak-ish
  • Zone: Head / Rim
  • Sensor: Multi
  • Head: Double-layered mesh
  • Connector: Head/Rim (TRS Phones)
  • Features: Birch shell, Colored hoop rubber
Hi-Hat EFD-H14
  • Size: 14" (Top/Bottom)
  • Color: Warm gray
  • Zone: Bow / Edge / Cup
  • Sensor: Multi (360° flat sensing + choke) / Optical
  • Connector: 6-pin
  • Features: Multi-optical sensor, Tru-motion™ hi-hat, Weight simulation, Fine engraved surface
  • General hi-hat stands compatible with φ12.7 mm (1/2") hole cymbal can be used.

    EFNOTE 7X sound module does not support hi-hat cup zone.

Crash EFD-C16
  • Size: 16"
  • Color: Warm gray
  • Zone: Bow / Edge / Cup
  • Sensor: Multi (360° flat sensing + choke)
  • Connector: Bow/Edge, Cup (2x TRS Phones)
  • Features: Weight simulation, Fine engraved surface
Ride EFD-C20
  • Size: 20"
  • Color: Warm gray
  • Zone: Bow / Edge / Cup
  • Sensor: Multi (360° flat sensing + choke)
  • Connector: Bow/Edge, Cup (2x TRS Phones)
  • Features: Weight simulation, Hammered texture surface with fine engravings
Effect EFD-C17FX
  • Size: 17" with 8 holes
  • Color: Dark gray
  • Zone: Bow / Edge
  • Sensor: Multi (360° flat sensing + choke)
  • Connector: Bow/Edge (TRS Phones)
  • Features: STAK™ cymbal mount, Weight simulation, Hammered texture surface with fine engravings
Splash EFD-C08
  • Size: 8"
  • Color: Warm gray
  • Zone: Bow / Edge
  • Sensor: Multi (360° flat sensing + choke)
  • Connector: Bow/Edge (TRS Phones)
  • Features: Weight simulation, Fine engraved surface

Sound Module: EFD-7X

Trigger Interface
  • 3-Zone: Snare, Crash 1/2*, Ride
  • 2-Zone: Tom 1/2/3/4, HH, Crash 3
  • 1-Zone: Kick
  • Crash 1/2 support 3-zone with using Tom 4/Crash 3 cables.

    In the EFNOTE 7X configuration, the Crash 2 cup is not supported when the EFD-C17FX is used.

Audio / MIDI Interface
  • Line (1/2) Output: 2x TS Phone (+4dBu, Unbalanced)
  • Phones (3/4) Output: Stereo Mini-Phone (320 mW + 320 mW @32Ω)
  • Audio Input: Stereo Mini-Phone (+2dBu Max)

  • USB Audio: 8-ch Output / 2-ch Input (Mac/Windows ASIO)
  • USB MIDI In/Out
  • Bluetooth Audio Input
  • Bluetooth MIDI In/Out
  • MIDI Out: 5-pin DIN
Drum Kits / Instruments
  • Preset Drum Kits: 20 (Editable)
  • User Drum Kits: 80
  • Instruments: Acoustic Drums/Cymbals (Stereo), Percussion (Stereo), Attack Elements
  • User Inst Library: 128 (Can be stored customized instruments)
Edit Parameters
  • Level, Pan, Tuning, Muffling (for each pad)
  • 2-Band EQ (for each pad)
  • Ambience Effect (8 Types)
  • Pad Layer
Dimensions
  • 172 (W) x 106 (D) x 47 (H) mm
  • 700 g

Excluding protrusions

Power
  • DC 12 V, 500 mA (Nominal) / 800 mA (Max)

Hardware

Snare Drum Stand
/ Tom Stand
(Optional)
EFD-SS5
  • For 12" to 14" diameter snare drums and 11" toms
  • Geared basket tilter
  • Double braced legs
  • Tube diameter: φ19.1 mm (3/4")
  • Height adjustment range: 500 -- 650 mm
Cymbal Stand
(Optional)
EFD-CS5
  • Boom cymbal arm
  • Geared tilter
  • Cable holder
  • Middle tube diameter: φ19.1 mm (3/4")
  • Boom length: 400 mm
  • Height adjustment range: 800 -- 1,500 mm

Drum Kit Placement

Placement Size
  • Approx. 170 (W) x 125 (D) cm
  • Approx. 5.6 (W) x 4.1 (D) feet

Without drum throne

Package

Accessories
  • Brake-out cable: EFD-MULTI-AX
  • Brake-out cable: EFD-MULTI-B
  • 4x Trigger cable 3.0 m: EFD-TRS-LL3
  • Cymbal mount extension for STAK™
  • Cable ties
  • Quickstart guide

Snare drum stand, tom stand and cymbal stands are optional.

Kick pedal, hi-hat stand and drum throne are sold separately.

Specification and design are subject to change without prior notice.

Some of technologies and designs are under patent pending.

USB Compatibility

Mac

Apple M1 chip:

  • macOS 12.0 (Monterey), 11.4 (Big Sur) or newer
  • Sound module firmware v1.11 or newer is required. Latest firmware can be downloaded below.


Intel chip:

  • macOS 12.0 (Monterey), 11.2.3 (Big Sur) or newer
  • macOS 10.15 (Catalina), 10.14 (Mojave), 10.13 (High Sierra)
Windows
  • Windows 11, Windows 10

Operation is not guaranteed for all environments. Some computers may not be fully compatible.

Downloads

Before downloading the following items, please carefully read the Software License Agreement.

Software License Agreement

Manuals (PDF)

Quickstart Guide
Reference Guide
Sound List

Drivers / Firmware / Apps

ASIO Driver

Version v1.2

- Improved stability

- Removed unneeded notifications

Consumable Parts

See the Consumable Parts page.

Support and Service

Contact your local Distributor.