These are the only distortion pedals you should consider.

May 14, 2019

Why? We combine recommendations from sources you trust like Wirecutter and The Spruce, and combine them with Amazon reviews to make your buying decision a no brainer.

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$69.99

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$49.98

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$99.99

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How do we know these are the best distortion pedals?

Here are the top 10 in order of most recommended:

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here are the top 10 in order of most recommended:

Best Distortion Pedal - Pro Co RAT2 Distortion Pedal

$69.99

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MXR M75 Super Badass Distortion

$99.99

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BOSS DS-1 Distortion Pedal

$49.98

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TC Electronic Dark Matter Distortion Effect Pedal

$48.99

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Wampler Dracarys High Gain Distortion Guitar Effects Pedal

$199.97

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