What are the differences between EZdrummer and Superior Drummer?

EZdrummer and Superior Drummer 3 are  both drum samplers made by Toontrack, however they are each aimed at  different users. EZdrummer is made for songwriters; with the samples  requiring less/no mixing as the sounds are premixed. Whilst Superior  Drummer 2 is for e-drummers, pro producers and those who want to tweak  and mix their drum sounds; as the Superior Drummer 3 sounds are rawer  and need to be mixed by the user, with the added features of; inbuilt mixer, tracker function and much more.

Extended Library formats

EZdrummer can be extended by EZX expansion packs, where as Superior Drummer 3 can be extended with both EZX expansion packs and SDX expansion packs

The difference between the extension packs being that EZXs are 16 bit format and SDX libraries are 24 bit format.


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