Alesis Pro X Hi-Hat now available

Alesis' Pro X hi-hat is the first virtual hi-hat controller to offer an authentic double-cymbal construction and feel.
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Cumberland, RI, USA – August 21, 2014. Alesis (alesis.com), the fastest growing brand in electronic percussion, announces availability of Pro X Hi-Hat, a patented dual-cymbal hi-hat controller with true open, half-open, closed, “chick”, and splash triggering capability.

Designed to offer authentic hi-hat playability and unprecedented trigger response with Alesis’ groundbreaking DM10, DM8, and DM Dock, Pro X Hi-Hat mimics the movement, placement and feel of an acoustic hi-hat with the flexibility of an electronic drum pad. Compatible with acoustic hi-hat stands, the Pro X Hi-Hat’s design makes it the first electronic drum pad to realistically emulate the feel of a dual-cymbal system. Based on the type of contact made with Pro X Hi-Hat, the drummer will experience the same level of controlled variation an acoustic hi-hat offers.

“Pro X Hi-Hat gives electronic drummers the authentic hi-hat experience they have been missing,” says Product Manager Craig Reeves. “We are proud to offer this breakthrough technology to our DM10 and DM8 drummers at a breakthrough price.”

Highlights:

●12” single-zone top and bottom cymbals

●Natural hi-hat playability and feel

●Create open, half-open, closed, "chick," and splash sounds

●Compatible with standard hi-hat stands

●Includes top cymbal, bottom cymbal, clutch, cables, and position sensor

●Integrates seamlessly with Alesis DM10, DM8 and DM Dock

Pro X Hi-Hat is available from authorized Alesis dealers with a street price of $99.99.