There are two types of Cajon box drums, one is snare cajon and the other is string cajon.
Snare cajon's design is the internal installation of the snare drum string, using the flexion force to make the sound of the rebound. Or directly similar to the snare sand belt installed inside the striking panel. The characteristic is that the high and low sounds are distinct, and the listener can distinguish the difference between bass and slap.
String cajon is designed with a guitar string v-shaped or straight on the back of the panel, clasped to the panel with a Velcro, and the shock is to vibrate the guitar strings to make it bounce back. The characteristic is that the sound is delicate, and there is also a sound of the sound when playing the bass Bass, and the sound can be obtained without the strength.
String cajon is generally more suitable for some flamenco styles, or light music, etc., because Bass has a louder sound, it is best to use with light music, of course, you can also walk into rock or pop style of.
The high and low level of snare cajon makes him easy to play in rock, pop and other styles.