Top 10 Best Metalcore Pedal Reviews & Comparison | Updated

Wonder about how to choose the top best metalcore pedal 2023? Genuine reviews and comparisons from experienced professionals make shopping easier.

Just as athletes need the right equipment to perform their best, musicians require the metalcore pedal to make beautiful music. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced player, having the right metalcore pedal can make all the difference in your performance. We surveyed more than 40817 opinions from music experts, amateur musicians, and music lovers to choose the best metalcore pedal to recommend to our readers.

In this article, we’ll discuss some of the metalcore pedal that every musician should have. We’ll also provide tips on how to choose the right gear for your needs. Let’s get started!

Top-rated Metalcore Pedal Comparison 2023

Bestseller No. 1
Boss ML-2 Metal Core Distortion Pedal
  • Disttion Guitar Pedal with Low High Settings Metal Construction
  • Ultra-heavy distortion with sharp-edged attack for crushing metal riffs
  • Road-tough BOSS metal construction
  • HIGH control for screaming, metallic tone
Bestseller No. 3
Metalcore Heavy Music Djent Guitar Rock Music Band Album T-Shirt
  • If you love pedal note riffs, screamo, chugging breakdowns and mosh pits, headbanging head banging, this is the design for you!
  • Great gift for your mom, dad, son, daughter, friend, girlfriend, boyfriend, grandma, grandpa, aunt, uncle, niece, nephew
  • Lightweight, Classic fit, Double-needle sleeve and bottom hem
Bestseller No. 4
JOYO Modern Metal High Gain Distortion Guitar Effect Pedal with Different Tone Styles for Electric Guitar - True Bypass (Dark Flame R-17)
  • Interesting pedal--JOYO R-17 Dark Flame is a high gain distortion pedal. In order to make the pedal work properly and quietly, we do recommend JOYO 9V DC pedal power supply with noise reduction technology.
  • 3-Band EQ pedal--Three knobs LOW, MID and HIGH to adjust corresponding frequency Bass,Mid and Treble, providing various tones for guitarists.
  • Multiple tones pedal--With a toggle switch, you can select three diffrent crunchy distortion as per your preference.
  • Classic padal--JOYO R Series calssic design and innovative LED ambience lights. Dimension (10.9cm*6.7cm*4.8cm),weights only 248g, takes little space in your pedalboard.
  • Service Promise--directly sold by JOYO Technology, who is with over 14 years of experience in customer service,products research and development, JOYO received great reputation all over the world among the guitarists, we would satisfy you at the first time when receiving your request.
SaleBestseller No. 5
EX-Inferno Metal Distortion Pedal
  • 🎸 The EX-Inferno death metal distortion pedal is designed for total metal mayhem.
  • 🎸 A three-stage guitar metal pedal boost toggle switch allows for total control of brutal chugging, screaming howls and massive attack for lead and rhythm playing.
  • 🎸 Fine tune the metal guitar pedal overall balance with the level, tone and distortion control knobs. Dial up shrill metal leads, deep punchy distortion or total metal chunk.
  • 🎸 True-Bypass with powerful analog circuitry, housed in a compact, die-cast box. 1/4 inch input and output jacks and an AC adapter input on the top of the unit.
  • 🎸 Uses a standard 9-volt negative tip power supply, or add a daisy chain to run multiple pedals from the one power supply source. (Adapter not included).
Bestseller No. 6
HOTONE High Gain Metal Distortion Pedal Guitar Effects Pedal Skyline Djent Modern (DJENT)
  • Analog Modern Hi-Gain Distortion with 3-Mode Tone Shaping
  • Aggressive Mode comes with Enhanced Low End and Presence, Neutral Mode offers a Flatter Sound with more Balanced EQ; Smooth Mode makes the Tone Smoother and Warmer
  • Perfect Choice for Djent & Metalcore Distortion
  • True Bypass Footswitch keeping your Guitar Sound Neat and Uncolorated
  • Working with 9V Center Negative Regular Pedal Power Supply(Not Included)
Bestseller No. 7
JOYO High Gain Distortion Pedal from AC/DC Crunch to Heavy Metal with Full Range EQ for Electric Guitar Effect - Bypass (JF-04)
  • JOYO High Gain Distortion guitar pedal, get the kind of hard distortion used by the bands you love-from the crunch of AC/DC to the heavy metal of Metallica.
  • With a full range of EQ adjustment and tone control, from a little blues rock crunch to an all out snarling distortion this is one versatile pedal.
  • When used with single coils at lower gain settings you'd have to make sure you hadn't stepped on your vintage overdrive. whole aluminium-alloy housing classic stoving varnish finish, stable and strong, with small LED flash indicator shows the working state.
  • JOYO is over decade of brand reputation, with the most popular budget pedals, amplifiers, wireless systems, controllers, metronomes, tuners winning the love of global guitarists and inspiring people's music dreams.
  • Before playing, please make sure the guitar is fully connected with the pedal. in order to make JOYO pedals work properly and avoiding unexpected noise, we recommend you to purchase an extra JOYO original power adapter, or choose the other reliable brands and make sure it meets the working current requirement of single pedal.
Bestseller No. 8
NUX Recto Distortion Guitar Effec pedal the heavy distortion sound with tight bass response
  • Reissue Series as a heavy distortion sound with tight bass response.
  • Pure analog circuit to simulate that typical American pre-amp high gain tone from the 90's
  • Extra amount of gain boost to the higher frequency for more "in-your-face" distortion effect
  • Bass and High Passive EQ
  • True-bypass Hardware Switching
Bestseller No. 9
AZOR Heavy Metal Distortion Guitar Pedal Effect 3 Modes Controls True Bypass Aluminium-alloy AP-321
  • 【Classic Heavy Metal Sound】AZOR Heavy Metal Pedal delivers the classic heavy metal distortion sound that guitarists crave.
  • 【Customizable Tone】The pedal features 3 functional knobs (VOL/DIST/MID) that give you complete control over your tone, allowing you to reproduce the classic rock distortion you love.
  • 【Versatile Sound】The 2-way selector switch (Extreme/Classic) offers a subtle variation from the more compressed classic tone to the more open modern extreme sound, giving you even more options to tailor your sound to your preferences.
  • 【Compact and Durable】The mini-style design of the pedal makes it small, lightweight, and easy to transport, while the enduring, light-weighted aluminum alloy chassis ensures it can withstand the rigors of heavy use.
  • 【Easy to Power】The pedal is powered by a 9V DC adapter with center negative polarity (no power adapter included), ensuring you can easily power it up and get to playing.
Bestseller No. 10
FLAMMA FC13 Phaser Guitar Pedal Analog Phase Effects Mini Pedal with Classic Vintage Modern Modes True Bypass
  • 【Vintage & Modern Modes】FLAMMA FC13 Analog Phaser Pedal beautifully re-creates the classic vintage warmer phaser sounds. The modern mode being brighter and more dynamic.
  • 【Easy to Use】The pedal provides everything a guitarist could want from a Phaser effect pedal, compacted into three simple dials and switches.
  • 【True Bypass】Provides a transparent tone to keep the best tone quality, brighter color, and aluminum-alloy shell design, stable and strong.
  • 【Power Supply NOT INCLUDED】Please make sure your pedal is connected to an 9V DC power supply.
  • FLAMMA provides a 12-month warranty and excellent customer service. Any problems please don't hesitate to contact, we will try our best to assist.
Bestseller No. 11
Pocket Metal Guitar Pedal, AKLOT Electric Effects Pedals Distortion Sounds Mini Single Type DC 9V True Bypass
  • 【Integrated Noise Reduction】Horse Pocket Metal to get huge metal distortion sounds from this mini-sized pedal, sculpt your sound with the mid adjustment knob to bring you instant inspiration.
  • 【Pure Signal】Excellent tone electric guitar effect pedal with true bypass provide transparent tone,minimize the tone loss to keep the best tone quality
  • 【Solid Quality】The whole Analog Delay guitar pedal is made of aluminum alloy and classic, stable and strong. Aluminium alloy body makes this Delay pedal safe to transport.
  • 【Easy Carry】Powered by a DC 9V adapter (not included in this package),this Analog Delay pedal has a small size body, light weight, suitable for out side gigs.
  • 【Lifetime Promise】Unbelievably inexpensive three-knob setup,it's obviously simple to use. For any problem with this distortion pedal, just contact us for a perfect solution, we are always here and help!
SaleBestseller No. 12
Movall MP-321 Heavy Thunder Distortion Guitar Effect Pedal Heavy Metal Effect with True Bypass
  • Movall MP321 heavy thunder is a high gain distortion pedal with plenty of punch. With 3 controls - Volume, Distortion and Mid.
  • The 2-way selector switch - Extreme/Classic, allows a subtle variation from the more compressed classic tone to the more open modern extreme sound.
  • Classic mini size, aluminum-alloy casing, convenient and durable.
  • True bypass design, LED indicator shows the working state.
  • Powered by 9V center negative power adapter (Not Included).
Bestseller No. 13
AODSK Distortion Guitar Effect Pedal, Metal Distortion 2 Modes Classic,Extreme,Portable Mini Electric Guitar Pedal True Bypass (Comes With Power Adapter)
  • 【Delicate Design】Dimensions: 3.70*1.65*1.89inch, weight 0.30LB. Exquisite and portable.The bottom of the bottom non -slip silicone pads make the pedal more stable, and the flat strip design protects the knob settings.Mini size easy for carrying.
  • 【Multifunction Design】2 Modes:Extreme sound and Classic sound. Toggle switch to get different styles of distortion effect in 1 pedal; VOLUME knob,DIST knob and CONTOUR knob for using in different scenarios. Each knob gives you a wide control range.
  • 【High Quality】True bypass and advanced noise reduction circuit keeps your signal clean.Includ a DC9V power adapter.
  • 【Applicable multiple scenarios】It can be comprehensively applicable for all music venues: hall, music concert, stage, studio, karaoke, etc. This is the best gift for any Guitarist or Bassist.
  • 【After-sales guarantee】Unconditional refund for quality problems,you can rest assured to buy our products.
Bestseller No. 14
AIMEIS Electric Guitar Crunch Distortion Effects Pedal with Gain Volume Tone knobs True Bypass DC 9V single pedal (Crunch Distortion)
  • Crunch Distortion:The British classic rock distortion. It has great response and sustain
  • Gain/Volume/Tone controls make precision fine-tuning a breeze
  • Sturdy shell is made of lithium alloy,mini size:92X42X52mm
  • Power supply DC9V (not included power cord)We recommend purchasing an additional power adapter that meets the operating current requirements of a single pedal
  • Following the strictest quality requirements, our analog chorus effects are assembled and tested by professionals, Package includes: Crunch Distortion Pedal*1
Bestseller No. 15
JOYO Overdrive Distortion Pedal Rich Bordering-on-Distortion Overdrive for Electric Guitar Effect - Bypass (Ultimate Drive JF-02)
  • JOYO Ultimate Drive gives you rich bordering-on-distortion overdrive, surpassing what a diode tube amp can provide.
  • It's great for feedback, picking out your guitar's natural harmonics effortlessly and the high/low switch will give you that extra kick without having to change your settings.
  • Whole aluminium-alloy housing classic stoving varnish finish, stable and strong, with small LED flash indicator shows the working state.
  • JOYO is over decade of brand reputation, with the most popular budget pedals, amplifiers, wireless systems, controllers, metronomes, tuners winning the love of global guitarists and inspiring people's music dreams.
  • Before playing, please make sure the guitar is fully connected with the pedal. in order to make JOYO pedals work properly and avoiding unexpected noise, we recommend you to purchase an extra JOYO original power adapter, or choose the other reliable brands and make sure it meets the working current requirement of single pedal.
Bestseller No. 16
Vivlex LEF-305 Heavy Metal Distortion Guitar Effects Pedal Mini Analog Heavy Rock Stompbox for Electric Guitar with True Bypass Footswitch Zinc Alloy Shell
  • 【Versatility】The comprehensive line selector pedal for connecting and switching between multiple amplifiers and effects devices. It's flexible routing allows you to route one input into two outputs or two inputs into one output, giving you many useful options to route your signal.
  • 【Two Modes】 A/B mode and Y(A&B) mode. In both modes, this ABY pedal can be used in both positive and negative direction, the signal path can flow from A/B to Y,or from Y to A/B.
  • 【LEDs indicate Working Status】Leds indicators show whether A, B or Y routing is in effect. When the led is Red, the A channel is engaged. When the led is Green, the B channel is engaged. Hit the right “Y” footswitch, the led is Yellow, and both channels are engaged for full stereo output.
  • 【Classic Design】 True Bypass footswitch keeps a clean signal path. “Built-like-a-tank” metal chassis. Space saving design ideal for pedalboards.
Bestseller No. 17
lotmusic Pocket Metal Electric Guitar Effects Pedal Mini Single Type DC 9V True Bypass
  • Integrated Noise Reduction: Developed with the code to reduce noise swells common with Pocket Metal circuit, you get the quietest effect possible with this Pocket Metal pedal.
  • Pure Signal:True bypass switching maintains pure signal flow when the Pocket Metal pedal disengaged. Dedicated Dist & Volume & Mid knobs allow for precise effect tailoring.
  • Solid Quality: The whole Pocket Metal guitar pedal is made of aluminum alloy and classic, stable and strong. Aluminium alloy body makes this Pocket Metal pedal safe to transport.
  • Easy Carry: Powered by a DC 9V adapter (not included in this package),this Pocket Metal pedal has a small size body, light weight, suitable for out side gigs.
  • Lifetime Promise: Unbelievably inexpensive three-knob setup,it's obviously simple to use. For any problem with this Pocket Metal pedal, just contact us for a perfect solution, we are always here and help!
Bestseller No. 18
Donner Metal Distortion Guitar Pedal, Giant Metal Boost Distortion Effect 3 Modes True Bypass
  • [Metal Distortion] A High-Gain distortion pedal provides you a special and strong distortion effect.
  • [Hi Boost] The improvement of the high frequency of the pedal makes the heavy tone-color and difficult skills perform in a clearer level. Hi boost provides the most expressive metal sound.
  • [Durable and Solid Construction] A well made durable and whole aluminium-alloy design. The indicator lights clearly show the working state of the pedal.
  • [True bypass] The true bypass design delivers a transparent tone. During transmission, the signal remains fully intact, passing through the effects pedal with no popping, buzzing or electric noise, let alone the loss of strength and frequencies.
  • [Notice] Package includes: Donner Giant Metal distortion pedal and owner manual. NOTICE: Power Adapter is NOT included.
Bestseller No. 19
Classic Wah-Wah Pedal Wah Guitar Effect Pedal for Band, DJ and Guitar Players
  • --IDEAL REPLACEMENT: The effect pedal is ideal for band, DJ and guitar players.
  • --FOR OPTIMAL WAH GUITAR: Great range for the optimal Wah Wah guitar effects.
  • --BUILT IN QUALITY STANDARD: The effect pedal is built with our high quality standard.
  • --CLASSICWAH WAH EFFECT: The pedal produce classic Wah Wah effect, On/Off button controlled by foot.
  • --GUARANTEE: If you are not satisfied with our product you received, you can send emails to us at any time.
Bestseller No. 20
Satone S808 Big Jim Distortion Electric Guitar Effect Pedal - Rich Gain Distortion Effect Preset Acoustic Metal Pedal with True Bypass
  • A tribute to the iconic "British Stack" amp sound heard on countless albums since the late 1960"s, this pedal will turn any amp into a double stack, with aggressive mids and an instantly recognisable sound.
  • From "edge of breakup" to rich saturated gain. The Satone Big Jim offers punchy, dynamic, growl, mid focused grit and an unmistakeable tone.
  • Built with solid aluminum alloy shell, LED working indicator, apply advanced IC chips and true bypass circuit design, minimize the tone loss to achieve your prefer effect.
  • Treble: Controls the amount of treble response and "presence" of the tone.Volume: Adjusts the overall signal volume.Drive: Controls the amount of drive response.
  • Satone is committed to providing each customer with the best quality products and the highest standard services. Full refund or replacement is available if you are not satisfied, please be assured of the purchase.

Life With Music 

Life with music is never boring. There’s always something new to listen to and learn about. It’s a great way to escape from the world for a while and just relax. Music can also be a great motivator. It can help you get through tough times and make you feel more positive about life. If you’re ever feeling down, just put on your favorite song and dance around your room like no one’s watching.

Music is the universal language that everyone can understand. It has the power to bring people together and create lasting memories. So, if you ever need a pick-me-up, just turn on your stereo and let the music take over.

How Do I Start Making Music?

If you’re new to making music, there are a few things you need to know before getting started. You’ll need some software or hardware to create your music, and you’ll need to learn some basic concepts about how music is made.

There are a variety of software and hardware options available for making music. If you want to make music on a computer, you can use a program like GarageBand, Logic Pro, or Ableton Live. You can buy a guitar, keyboard, or drum set if you want to make music using traditional instruments.

Once you have the necessary equipment, you’ll need to learn the basic music theory concepts. This includes learning about notes, intervals, scales, and chords. There are a variety of online resources available that can help you learn this information. Once you have a basic understanding of music theory, you can start creating your own songs.

How To Find The Metalcore Pedal For A Song Or Arrangement?

The first step in choosing the metalcore pedal for a song or arrangement is deciding what music style you want to create. Once you have chosen a style, you can begin to select specific metalcore pedal that will create the sound you are looking for.

Another important consideration when choosing instrumentation is the range of the metalcore pedal. Some instruments may be too low or too high for the range of the song. When selecting instruments, make sure to consider the range of each one so that they will all be able to be heard clearly.

Finally, you will need to choose the right combination of metalcore pedal to create the desired sound. This can be a difficult task, but with some experimentation, you should be able to find the perfect combination.

To make your purchase go smoothly and you won’t regret it later, it’s best to make a list of the questions to ask when buying a metalcore pedal:

– What type of metalcore pedal do you want to buy?

– What is your budget for the purchase?

– Are there any specific features you are looking for in the metalcore pedal?

– Which brands are reputable and produce high-quality metalcore pedal?

– How often will you be using the metalcore pedal?

– Is it better to buy an acoustic or electric metalcore pedal?

– Is the metalcore pedal easy to carry around?

– What is the warranty period for the metalcore pedal?

– Do you need any additional accessories for the metalcore pedal?

– Are there any special offers or discounts available on the purchase?

– Can you try out the metalcore pedal before buying it?

– Is there a return policy if you are not satisfied with the metalcore pedal?

– How long will it take to receive the metalcore pedal once you have ordered it?

– What is the shipping cost for the metalcore pedal?

– Is the metalcore pedal covered by insurance?

– Are there any other factors that you think are important to consider when buying a metalcore pedal?

Factors To Consider When Choosing The Best Metalcore Pedal

There are a few factors you should consider when choosing the best metalcore pedalr for you.

Type Of Music

First, think about what type of music you want to play. If you want to play blues or rock, you’ll need a metalcore pedal with a heavier sound. If you want to play country or folk, you’ll need a metalcore pedal with a lighter sound.

Research has found that different types of music can influence people’s purchase choices. For example, studies have shown that people are more likely to buy products that are advertised with upbeat, happy music. Alternatively, research has also shown that listening to slower, relaxing music can lead to people spending more time browsing in a store.

Because of these findings, it is important for you to consider the type of metalcore pedal they play carefully. The right type of metalcore pedal can help to create a positive shopping experience that encourages people to spend more time and money in the store.


Second, think about what size metalcore pedal is best for you. You’ll probably want a smaller metalcore pedal if you’re a smaller person. You’ll want a bigger metalcore pedal if you’re bigger. 

The size of a metalcore pedal may influence how often it is purchased. Larger metalcore pedal may be more expensive and require more space, while smaller metalcore pedal may be less expensive and take up less space. The size of a metalcore pedal may also affect how it sounds. Larger metalcore pedalw may have a fuller sound, while smaller metalcore pedal may have a higher pitch. 

The size of metalcore pedal may also influence the type of music that can be played on it. Larger metalcore pedal may be better suited for classical or jazz music, while smaller metalcore pedal may be better suited for pop or rock music. Ultimately, the size of a metalcore pedal may be a factor in whether or not it is purchased.


Third, think about features. Some features of a metalcore pedal may influence how likely someone is to purchase it. For example, if a metalcore pedal is easy to play, people may be more likely to buy it. Additionally, if a metalcore pedal has a rich history or is endorsed by a well-known artist, that may also increase its appeal to potential buyers. Ultimately, the features of a metalcore pedal that someone finds most important will vary from person to person. 


Finally, think about how much money you want to spend, metalcore pedal can range in price from a few hundred dollars to several thousand dollars.

The price of the instrument influences the purchase because it is a factor that people consider when making a purchase. The price can make or break the deal, and so people are often influenced by it. If the price is too high, they may not buy the product. If the price is just right, they may be more likely to make the purchase.

Keep these factors in mind when choosing the best metalcore pedal for you.

Tips To Save Money When Shopping Metalcore Pedal

  • Comparison shop: When you are looking to purchase a big ticket metalcore pedal, compare prices between different stores. Sometimes, you can find significant savings by going to a store that is a few miles away.
  • Use coupons: Many stores offer coupons that can be used online or in-store. Be sure to check the expiration date and any restrictions before using the coupon.
  • Take advantage of sales: Many stores have periodic sales where they offer discounts on select items or entire categories of merchandise. Be sure to keep an eye out for these sales and take advantage of the discounts offered.
  • Get cash-back rewards from your credit card company: Some credit card companies offer cash-back rewards on purchases made at select merchants. This can be a great way to save money on your regular shopping trips.
  • Join a loyalty program: Many stores offer loyalty programs that give you points for every purchase made. These points can be redeemed for discounts on future purchases or for other perks, such as free shipping.
  • Shop online: Shopping online can often be cheaper than shopping in a physical store. Be sure to compare prices between different websites before making a purchase to ensure you are getting the best deal.
  • Wait for clearance metalcore pedal: Many stores discount metalcore pedal that are no longer selling well. You can save a significant amount of money by waiting for these items to go on clearance.
  • Buy in bulk: Purchasing items in bulk can often be cheaper than buying them individually. This is especially true for metalcore pedal that are on sale or have a coupon available.
  • Use a rewards credit card: If you have a rewards credit card, you can earn points for every purchase made. These points can be redeemed for cash back, travel, or other perks.
  • Check for price-matching policies: Some stores have price-matching policies where they will match the price of metalcore pedal if you find it cheaper at another store. This can be a great way to save money on your purchase.

FAQs about Metalcore Pedal

How Do We Test Metalcore Pedal?

First, we test the accuracy of the metalcore pedal by inputting a variety of songs and analyzing the results. We then compare the results to other metalcore pedal on the market to see how it fares. Finally, we gather feedback from users to see what they think of the metalcore pedal and if there are any areas that could be improved.

How Do You Determine What Instruments To Use In A Song?

The first step in determining what instruments to use in a song is figuring out the key of the song. The key tells you which notes will be the most important and which chords will be used most often. After you figure out the key, you can start thinking about which instruments will fit best with the song. For example, if the song is in the key of G, you might want to use a guitar, banjo, and mandolin. If the song is in the key of C, you might want to use a piano, violin, and cello. Ultimately, the decision of which instruments to use is up to you and what sounds best with the song.

What Are Ways To Choose A Metalcore Pedal?

There are a variety of ways to choose a metalcore pedal when studying music. Some people may be drawn to a certain type of metalcore pedal, while others may want to try out every type before making a decision. Here are three ways to choose an instrument:

  • Choose the metalcore pedal you are most drawn to. This may be the metalcore pedal you have always wanted to play or the one that seems to call out to you. If you are unsure which metalcore pedal to choose, try playing them all! You may find that one feels more natural than the others.
  • Ask your friends or family what metalcore pedal they play. This can be a great way to get started because you will already know how the metalcore pedal works and its capabilities.
  • Attend a music class or lesson and try out different metalcore pedal until you find the right one for you. This is a great way to learn about different instruments and decide which one is right for your individual playing style.

How To Prolong The Life Of Your Metalcore Pedal

If you want to prolong the life of your metalcore pedal, you should take care of it and keep it in good condition. You can do this by cleaning it regularly and storing it in a safe place when not in use. Additionally, you should have it serviced by a professional every few years to ensure that it stays in good working order. By following these simple tips, you can help ensure that your metalcore pedal will last for many years.


What is the best metalcore pedal? There is no one-size-fits-all answer to this question, as the best metalcore pedal for you will be the one you are most comfortable with and allows you to express yourself in the way you want. That being said, we hope that this article has given you a better idea of some of your options and helped you narrow down your search. So, don’t wait any longer – go out and start picking up that metalcore pedal!

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