Roland is an internationally renown brand that has been producing musical instruments, including their V-Drums, since the 1990’s. They are one of the most trusted electronic drum brands today and offer many high-quality drum kit options.

Roland’s 2nd Generation KV Drum Kits from 2022

Right at the top here we have Roland’s newest drum kits. These are the kits you’ll easily find for sale and these are the newest kits on the market from Roland. These are mostly 2nd generation kits that are updates of drum kits Roland has released over the last few years.

Roland TD-27KV2 Electronic Drum Kit

Our Rating: 4.0 out of 5.0 stars

Price: ~$3,499.99 | Intermediate-Pro

Roland’s premium TD-27 kit with excellent pads all the way around.

Roland TD-17KVX2 Drum Kit

Our Rating: 4.0 out of 5.0 stars

Price: ~$2,099.99 | Intermediate

Roland’s 2nd generation TD-17KVX drum kit with a compact design and smaller pads.

Roland TD-17KV2 Drum Kit

Our Rating: 3.5 out of 5.0 stars

Price: ~$1,599.99 | Beginner-Intermediate

Roland’s entry level TD-17 kit with smaller pads and compact design.

Roland’s 1st Generation KV Drum Kits

These are the previous generation KV drum kits from Roland. They are still available for sale from many retailers. They might even be a better value right now with their discounted prices as a result of the 2nd generation releases.

Roland TD-27KV Electronic Drum Kit

Our Rating: 4.0 out of 5.0 stars

Price: ~$2,699.99 | Intermediate-Pro

Roland’s premium 1st gen TD-27 kit with really nice pads all the way around.

Roland TD-17KVX Drum Kit

Our Rating: 4.0 out of 5.0 stars

Price: ~$1,499.99 | Intermediate

Roland’s 1st generation TD-17KVX drum kit with a compact design and smaller pads.

Roland TD-17KV Electronic Drum Kit

Our Rating: 3.5 out of 5.0 stars

Price: ~$1,049.99 | Beginner-Intermediate

Roland’s 1st gen entry level TD-17 kit with smaller pads and compact design.

Roland’s Budget Electronic Drum Kits

Roland offer a lot of premium level options for electronic drummers. The pricing can be a little intimidating for some. Roland also puts out budget level electronic drum kits for drummers who can’t spend a ton of money but still need something to practice with. These are solid kits but they also have limitations and drawbacks due to their lower price point targets. These kits are best for budget-conscious beginner drummers.

Roland TD-1DMK Drum Kit

Our Rating: 3.0 out of 5.0 stars

Price: ~$549.99 | Beginner

A very basic beginner drum kit with mesh heads on the drum pads.

Roland TD-07DMK Electronic Drum Kit

Our Rating: 3.5 out of 5.0 stars

Price: ~$699.99 | Beginner

A basic but expressive beginners kit from Roland with mesh drum heads.

Roland’s VAD (V-Drum Acoustic Design) Drum Kits

Roland’s VAD drum kits are electronic drum kits that are designed to have more of the visual appeal of an acoustic drum kit. While the acoustic design is mostly cosmetic, it can go a long way in helping the drums feel more like acoustic drums while playing them. This style of drums can also be appealing to those who will be using electronic drums to perform live.

Roland VAD507 Electronic Drum Kit

Our Rating: 4.5 out of 5.0 stars

Price: ~$5,399.99 | Pro

A 2nd generation, full-size wood shell kit with highly functional pads all the way around.

Roland VAD506 Electronic Drum Kit

Our Rating: 4.0 out of 5.0 stars

Price: ~$4,599.99 | Pro

A 1st generation VAD drum kit from Roland featuring wood shell design.

Roland VAD306 Drum Kit

Our Rating: 4.0 out of 5.0 stars

Price: ~$2,299.99 | Intermediate-Pro

An acoustic design kit with smaller, more shallow wood shells on the drum pads.