Roland Cube Street Battery Powered Guitar Combo Amplifier 5W
Roland amps are well known for their good balance of quality, feature set and price.
The Cube Street is an excellent example, an affordable and portable amplifier sporting two channels for mic/line and guitar.
The guitar section comes complete with basic EQ, 6 built-in effects, and 8 amp models, more than enough for to play with for a long time.
All the digital processing is done by Roland's own COSM technology.
Another noteworthy feature of this amp is it's wedge type profile, which allows you to listen to the amp at better angles.
Wrapping up its feature set is its ability to run on batteries, which allows the Cube Street to work virtually anywhere.
- Power: 5W
- Speaker: 2 x 6.5"
- Effects: Chorus, Flanger, Phaser, Tremolo, Delay, Reverb
- Input: 1 x 1/4", 1 x XLR-1/4" combo 1 x 1/8" (aux)
- Outputs: 1 x 1/4" Headphones
- Weight: 11.46 lbs.
The Roland Cube Street is raking in more and more good reviews thanks to its overall build quality and value for money. Many are happy with its portability, while others are impressed at how good it sounds for a small amp. There is also plenty of positive feedback regarding its built-in amp modeling and effects, especially with its clean to light overdrive tones.
Lack of bottom end is a concern raised by a few users, although this is more of an expected limitation given the amp's size. There are also others who wish for a line-out jack.
If you're looking for an affordable, good quality portable amp, then the Roland Cube Street is well worth checking out.
Although this was previously on our recommended list, there are now more highly rated options available which you can see in our guide to The Best Guitar Amps Under $300.