Zoom AC-3 Acoustic Creator Acoustic Multi-Effects Pedal


Like its little brother, the AC-3 Acoustic Creator is an enhanced direct box with essential DI features that help you achieve great tone no matter where you play. The AC-3 is equipped with an effects generator, stereo outputs, and a compressor. With these features plus the same high-quality preamp and 3-band EQ as the AC-2, the AC-3 is an all-in-one acoustic toolkit that’s perfect for live performance and studio.



16 source guitar type/body presets for accurate tone re-creation
15 target guitar type/body presets for tonal refinement
1/4” input
Two XLR balanced outs
Two 1/4” outputs for mono or stereo connection to guitar amps, headphones, and audio interfaces
High-quality, low noise preamp
9 effects with adjustable parameters
Piezo/magnetic input pickup select
Built-in compressor
3-band equalizer
Input and output gain/sensitivity adjustable via single volume knob (patent pending)
Clipping indicator
Anti-feedback control
Boost switch for up to 9 dB of additional gain
Built-in chromatic visual-LED tuner
USB connection for firmware updates
Dual output jacks for connection to guitar amps and mono or stereo PA systems
Three power options: 2 x AA batteries, the included Zoom AD-16 power adapter (9V DC in), or bus power via micro-USB port