Boss RV-5 Digital Reverb Reviews
Overall the Boss RV-5 is a really great reverb pedal that captures a lot of tones that could only be obtained from rack mount units in studios years ago. It?s reliable and sturdy, so it beats worrying about a vintage reverb tank and the maintenance and added noise if you ask me. There are several different reverb effects available via the mode... [read more on Audiofanzine]Fireguy8402 rated this unit on 2011-12-23.
I've been using the RV-5 for two years. I have found it to be an above average reverb pedal because of the overall sound quality and its ability to get a vast number of different types of reverbs. It is hard for me to choose between both pedals, as I think both are great options. The Verbzilla has great tone quality and it won't break the bank.... [read more on Audiofanzine]ericthegreat rated this unit on 2011-11-28.
The Boss RV-5 Digital Reverb is probably the best bang for your buck for a professional reverb pedal. I don't own it anymore but did have it for a few years a little while back before I replaced it with my Electro-Harmonix Cathedral Reverb pedal. The Cathedral Reverb is really great and is a lot more in depth, but it's about double the price. ... [read more on Audiofanzine]moosers rated this unit on 2010-11-19.
I've had this pedal for about 2 years now and I've not had a desire to get rid of it. Whether you are looking for spacey sounds or just a dash of reverb, this pedal does what you will need in terms of reverb. I've also used some of the Electro Harmonix and Line 6 reverbs and I like the RV5 more because of its versatility. The only downfall of th... [read more on Audiofanzine]soccerplayer25 rated this unit on 2008-03-25.
I think that the pedal was a bit pricey. I actually bought it locally and got it out the door at $160 USD. I know I could have bought it on the NET for $139 but I had a gig and didn't have the patience to wait around to save $10 bucks (don't forget shipping...er...and handling costs.) I have been looking for years for an affordable stereo reve... [read more on Audiofanzine]Frank Ashley www.ashleyarts.com rated this unit on 2003-11-09.
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