IK Multimedia Amplitube X-Drive Distortion Pedal
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IK Multimedia Amplitube X-Drive Distortion Pedal

$659.00 Inc GST


IK Multimedia Amplitube X-Drive Distortion Pedal

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It’s time to break free

Bring your perfect studio guitar sound onstage with the new AmpliTube X-DRIVE distortion pedal. This boutique pedal features 16 all-new overdrive and distortion effects leveraging IK’s latest AmpliTube technologies, accompanied by an exclusive virtual X-GEAR version of the exact same effects. Use the virtual version with AmpliTube 5 (SE version included) to record and tweak settings and save as presets on your X-DRIVE pedal for world-class tone anywhere.



AmpliTube X-DRIVE

    • Breakthrough software and hardware integration for guitarists
    • State-of-the-art DSP in a road-worthy anodized aluminum chassis
    • 16 different algorithms, 50 factory presets (300 storable presets)
    • Distortion, overdrive, fuzz, compressor and more + cab emulation
    • Includes exclusive virtual X-DRIVE version for use in AmpliTube 5
    • USB port for preset management and use as a recording interface
    • Full MIDI implementation including control over AmpliTube 5
    • Designed and made in Italy for a lifetime of playing and gigging
    • Ultra-low noise, 24-bit/192kHz converters for class-leading sound quality
    • 5 Hz–24 kHz frequency response to capture the full scope of your guitar’s sound
    • 123 dB dynamic range provides whisper-quiet operation at any gain setting
    • Selectable true or soft bypass for maximum control
    • 5Hz to 24kHz frequency response to record the full range of your guitar or bass
    • Versatile routing options let you send the wet and/or dry signals to your DAW
    • Stereo out for monitoring sound between the X-DRIVE pedal and your computer
    • Full MIDI implementation to map control of AmpliTube and/or any compatible DAW
  • Fast, intuitive interface and control knobs to tweak your sound on the fly
  • High-contrast LED display keeps you informed on everything, indoors and out
  • Expression pedal input adds additional control over any parameter you choose
  • Full MIDI implementation is built-in for even the most complex setups
  • 5 cabinet impulse responses and a CAB SIM out to connect directly to the PA

Package includes

  • X-DRIVE pedal
  • USB A-Type to USB B-Type connection cable (1.5m/4.32ft)
  • Power Supply Unit
  • Plug-in and Preset Librarian serial number


  • Size: 17.5cm/6.88″ x 14.5cm/5.7″ x 5.8cm/2.28″
  • Weight: 906g/31.96oz

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System Requirements

AmpliTube 5

AmpliTube is a 64-bit application and requires a 64 bit CPU and Operating System.


Mac® (64-bits)

Minimal: Intel® Core™ 2 Duo (Intel Core i5 suggested), 4 GB of RAM (8 GB suggested), macOS 10.10 or later. 3 GB of hard drive space.

Requires an OpenGL 2 compatible graphics adapter.

Supported Plug-in formats (64-bit): Audio Units, VST 2, VST 3, AAX.

Windows® (64-bits)

Minimal: Intel® Core™ 2 Duo or AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 (Intel Core i5 suggested), 4 GB of RAM (8 GB suggested). Windows® 7 or later. 3 GB of hard drive space.

Requires an ASIO compatible sound card.
Requires an OpenGL 2 compatible graphics adapter.

Supported Plug-in formats (64-bit): VST 2, VST 3, AAX.

Internet connection is required as all of the Custom Shop operations are web based.


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