The DS-1X launches the famous BOSS distortion into a modern era of expression, delivering an unmatched level of performance for guitarists with an ear for tone. This next-generation stomp combines over 35 years of innovation in pedal design with the most advanced technologies, bringing you a completely new tonal experience that’s only possible with the legendary expertise of BOSS. Prepare to be amazed—the inspiring and ultra-responsive DS-1X will change your thinking about distortion pedals forever. Nominal Input Level-20 dBu Input Impedance 1 M ohm Nominal Output Level-20 dBu Output Impedance 1 k ohm Recommended Load Impedance10 k ohms or greater Controls Pedal switch LEVEL knob LOW knob HIGH knob DIST knobIndicator CHECK indicator (Serves also as battery check indicator) Connectors INPUT jack & OUTPUT jackAC adaptor jack (DC 9 V) Power Supply Alkaline battery (9V, 6LR61) or Carbon-zinc battery (9V, 6F22)AC adaptor (sold separately) Current Draw45 mA Expected battery life under continuous use Alkaline: Approx. 9 hours Carbon: Approx. 2.5 hours * These figures will vary depending on the actual conditions of use.AccessoriesOwner’s ManualLeaflet (“USING THE UNIT SAFELY,” “IMPORTANT NOTE,” and “Information”)Alkaline battery (9V, 6LR61)Option (sold separately)AC adaptor (PSA series)
Special edition BOSS distortion pedal with next-generation sound, feel, and tonal response.
All-new design provides a superior playing experience that’s unattainable with analog distortion pedals.
Powerful real-time processing adapts to your playing to provide ideal distortion tones in every register.
Enjoy perfect sounds over the entire fretboard, from tight, crisp tones on the low strings to fat, singing tones on the highest notes.
High-clarity distortion sound that’s never muddy or boomy, even when playing two or more notes at the same time.