Zoom MS-70CDR MultiStomp Chorus/Delay/Reverb Pedal Review

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The effects pedal market is growing more and more every single day. About 30 years ago, buying a guitar pedal was easier because you only had a limited amount of options to choose from. But nowadays the options are limitless and it can get a bit overwhelming.

Here we’ll be reviewing the Zoom MS70CDR, which is one of the best options out there because it successfully covers most of what you usually would expect from a multi-effects pedal with Best Chorus Pedal/Delay and Reverb.

So, if you’re looking to push the barriers of your guitar sounds with only one pedal, then you should definitely look into the Zoom MS70CDR.

Zoom MS70CDR Review

The Zoom MS-70CDR is a great example that you can get three different effects in one pedal with the same or better results than you would get while having three different specific pedals, one for each effect.

With a weight of just 1.2 lbs and total dimensions of 6.8 x 3.8 x 3 inches, you will get amazing chorus, delay and reverb effects with this pedal. In total, this marvelous little object provides you with 86 different effects (29 reverbs, 26 delays and 16 choruses). You can achieve a beautiful, massive tone and create the specific sound you’re looking for thanks to the immense different tools and effects this pedal provides.

Unless you already have specific chorus, delay or reverb effects, this pedal is perfect for you, because it gives you the most essential effects at the most impressive quality and at an affordable price.

The most remarkable pros of this pedal are:

  • It gives you amazing reverb, delay and chorus options within the same pedal.
  • Its performance is really top-level.
  • It will save you money and will largely get the job done.


The Zoom MS-70CDR MultiStomp Pedal works both for guitar and bass and will reduce the size of your pedal board by offering you a wide variety of effects. It is truly one of the best single-pedal solutions ever made.

It gives you the possibility of using up to 6 effects simultaneously, and the chance of arranging them in any order you like, so you can achieve different sounds even when using the same effects but only at a different order. Down below we’ll be going over some of the best features that this pedal can give you.

  • Chorus Effects

The Zoom MulstiStomp pedal includes 31 different chorus and modulation effects. Among these are flanger, phaser, tremolo, vibrato, detuning, auto-panning, pitch-shifting and rotary speaker emulations.

This totally equals or even exceeds the variety that any chorus-specific pedal would give you, and with astonishing quality.

  • Delay Effects

Includes 26 stereo and mono different delays. Delay times can be adjusted up to 4 seconds. Among the delay effects you’ll find are everything from reverse and multi-tap to self-oscillating and pitch shifted delays.

The tail-function that’s included on this pedal lets your reverbs and delays to fade away in a natural way, even through the next phrase. So, if you are playing while using a delay effect, and then you switch to a different effect with no delay, you will still hear the sound of the delay until it slowly fades out.

  • Reverb Effects

The Zoom Multistomp pedal features a high-end DSP microchip that performs at 32 bit, giving it the possibility to reach amazing studio-quality dense reverbs and realistic space simulations. You will be able to add an incredible amount of depth to your sound with all these halls, plates, arenas and spring reverb effects.

The reverb possibilities that this pedal offers are top-notch, amazing quality-wise. Probably better than what most reverb-specific pedals have to offer.

  • Filters/ Dynamics Effects

This pedal gives you two different graphic EQ possibilities. One of them is optimized specifically for guitar, and the other one for bass. Another important feature is the Noise Reduction algorithm, which effectively removes the noise during pauses.

  • LCD display

The intuitive LCD display offers you a simple navigation and makes it easy to create, save and arrange your effects.

  • Onboard Chromatic Tuner

Besides all of the awesome effect possibilities, this pedal also features a chromatic tuner that supports a wide variety of standard and drop guitar tunings. It also gives you the possibility of bypassing all your effects while tuning or completely muting the output so that you can tune in peacefully and quietly.

We suggest watching this video on which the most important features of the Zoom MS-70 CDR are shown.


With all of that being said, it’s easy to conclude that the Zoom MS70CDR MultiStomp is an amazing deal for the money. It becomes the perfect option if you’re looking to bring some reverb, chorus or delay vibes to your guitar sound but don’t want to fill your soundboard with too many pedals that only serve for one specific purpose.


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