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The Best Chorus Pedals to Satisfy Your Tone's Thick & Dreamy Wishes

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Best of the Best
TC Electronic
Corona
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A modern digital pedal with all the options, including full stereo inputs & outputs and downloadable pro presets & three chorus modes.
Pros
Three chorus modes including Classic mode, the stereo Tri-Chorus & the amazing TonePrint technology to save presets made by the top pros.
Cons
Though the Tone knob has always been good enough, having 2 or 3 bands would be a nice feature on such an already great pedal.
Best Bang for the Buck
MXR
M234 Analog Chorus
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A completely analog pedal that adds a warm richness alongside of the beautiful array of choruses you can dial in, especially with the EQ.
Pros
Has highly controllable EQ knobs, a Thru dry signal output, & the amazing TonePrint technology to save presets made by the top pros.
Cons
True bypass would be nice, but many leave it on regardless to get the warm saturation from the analog circuit.
Best Budget Pick
Electro-Harmonix
Small Clone
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The classic, easy to use pedal popularized by Kurt Cobain at an unbelievable price. Everyone can get access to a top chorus with this choice.
Pros
It's incredibly easy to use. You can turn the rate knob to change the speed & choose between a shallow or deep depth. That's it!
Cons
I'd like to see a tone knob, but I'm much happier to see the price stay low by dropping out extra features. Rich, spacey, analog, & cheap.

The best chorus pedal gives you direct access to the classic effect used by all of the great guitarists to achieve that thick and dreamy tone. It's the difference between a plain and boring tone and one with character that captures the inquisitive ears and mind of the crowd. There's no context in which the chorus effect won't enhance the level of your performance...

TL;DR - Best Budget Pick: EHX Small Clone - Best Overall: TC Electronic Corona