New Sale BUNDLE
Scan code: LN104278 Manufacturer code: Force

AKAI Force Sequencer/Sampler & Audeze LCD-1 Open Back Headphones

AKAI Force + Audeze LCD-1 Headphones, Standalone Sampler/Sequencer with 8x8 Pad Matrix, Open Back Planar Magnetic

Thumbnail 1 : AKAI Force Sequencer/Sampler & Audeze LCD-1 Open Back Headphones Thumbnail 2 : AKAI Force Sequencer/Sampler & Audeze LCD-1 Open Back Headphones Thumbnail 3 : AKAI Force Sequencer/Sampler & Audeze LCD-1 Open Back Headphones Thumbnail 4 : AKAI Force Sequencer/Sampler & Audeze LCD-1 Open Back Headphones
Scan code: LN104278 Manufacturer code: Force
Was: £1,258.00
£999.00
FREE DELIVERY ON YOUR ENTIRE BASKET
Order now and receive it between 14th Apr and 20th Apr
From £47.95 / month (APR 14.9%)
Monthly Payment: £173.35
Instalment Rate: 14.9% p.a. (fixed)
Cost of purchase: £999.00
Total inc. interest: £1,040.10
Monthly Payment: £89.69
Instalment Rate: 14.9% p.a. (fixed)
Cost of purchase: £999.00
Total inc. interest: £1,076.19
Monthly Payment: £61.84
Instalment Rate: 14.9% p.a. (fixed)
Cost of purchase: £999.00
Total inc. interest: £1,113.12
Monthly Payment: £47.95
Instalment Rate: 14.9% p.a. (fixed)
Cost of purchase: £999.00
Total inc. interest: £1,150.83
If you are approved for a credit limit with PayPal Credit and use it for future purchases, the APR for those purchases won't be more than 19.9% and may be even lower.

Representative Example:

Purchase Rate: 19.9% p.a. (variable)

Representative: 19.9% APR (variable)

Assumed Credit Limit: £1,200

Subject to status. Terms and Conditions apply.
With a 10% deposit from just £24.95 / month (APR 15.9%)
Delivery Options
  • By DPD On 14th Apr To 20th Apr to your specified address. | Free Receive SMS with one-hour delivery window Weekend, timed and European delivery options are available at checkout

    Have your parcel delivered by DPD to your specified address. Receive SMS with one-hour delivery window

    Weekend, timed and European delivery options are available at checkout
  • Collect instore Collect from our Bolton store, BL6 6PE | Free

    Order online, collect from our Bolton store (25-28 Enterprise Park, Middlebrook, Horwich, Bolton, BL6 6PE)

Services
  • SCANPROTECT Protect against installation damage for 28 days. More info

    ScanProtect is an enhanced warranty specifically designed and offered by Scan to reduce the risk of any mishap or damage to components during installation.

    Our aim with ScanProtect is to encourage our customers to upgrade or build their own PC confidently. For a small additional fee our customers are provided with complete peace of mind.

Pro Force Sequencer with Audeze LCD-1 Open-Back Headphones

Audeze Mic & Cable

Ignite your Creative Spark!Take advantage of this limited time offer bundle from the production experts here at Scan Pro Audio!

Comprising of Akai’s hugely popular and powerful ‘Pro Force’ Standalone Sampler/Sequencer, which features an 8x8 Pad Matrix, 4 Synth Engines which are just begging to spark your creative spirit, and seamless compatibility with Ableton Link. Akai’s ‘Professional Force’ is quite literally just that, a professional sampler/sequencer, that’s begging for you to unleash its full force.

Bundled alongside the 'Force', are the impeccable 'LCD-1' headphones from leaders in the headphone field 'Audeze'. Made by hand in California, the LCD-1’s have been conceived to reference high-quality audio but in a compact and easy to carry size, which make these headphones the perfect choice for sound engineers and audiophiles who’d like to continue referencing their work when on the move or outside of the studio environment.

Produce your audio projects with Akai's 'Force', bursting with creative options and avenues for you to discover, then perceive your projects in breathtaking detail with the magnificent 'LCD-1's from Audeze.

Akai - 'Force' Sequencer & Sampler

Audeze Mic & Cable

Professional Standalone Sampler / SequencerDon’t be surprised if you retire your laptop for good once you acquire the spectacular ‘Professional Force’, standalone sampler and sequencer from Akai! Although maybe don’t be too hasty, because once combined with Ableton Live on your computer, Akai’s ‘Force’ transforms into one of the most powerful and versatile music production suites available today.

As a standalone sampler/sequencer, you have full control over extensive sampling capabilities, looping, four built-in synth engines, clip launching, step sequencing and even an intuitive DJ function.

Furthermore, Force is just waiting to integrate and connect with all your preferred hardware, with CV/Gate and extensive MIDI connectivity. Packed with over 10GB of sounds and the potential to load your own samples via USB, SD card or even a SATA drive.

Akai’s ‘Professional Force’ is quite literally just that, a professional sampler/sequencer, that’s begging for you to unleash its full force.

down

up

up

Next-Generation Music Production System

'a powerful tool'Akai’s ‘Force’ brings an authentic DAW-like experience to the forefront, complete with extensive sampling and sequencing capabilities from the MPC series. Lay down and record your very own samples and loops direct through the audio inputs, or simply load them from your USB or SD card.

It’s also possible to expand Force’s capacity with your own SATA drive. Real-time stretch algorithms and auto BPM detection make syncing samples and loops fast, simple and intuitive. You can even import a number of stems and sync them to a matching BPM for instant mashups which makes for immense fun! With a 8x8 matrix which just begs to be played with, it’s vibrant 7” multi-touch screen, and built-in synth engines, the Akai Professional Force is a powerful tool to have in your arsenal whether you’re producing in your studio or performing to an entranced crowd live on stage.

4K Recording
down

Multi-Touch DisplayThe heart of your Force experience. Launch Clips, browse your sounds, edit MIDI data, manipulate samples, apply XYFX, sculpt synth sounds and much more all from Force’s 7-inch full color capacitive multi-touch display.

up

ControlDiscover new ways to enhance your performance via 360-degree rotary encoders with OLED feedback – smart assignments and multiple modes provide immediate real-time access to all core controls or link to any assignable parameter for a truly customized experience. Capture and playback any changes with real-time FX automation.

up

MatrixTactile control for an unrestricted creative flow. Trigger scenes/clips, step sequence, finger drum in MPC 16 Pad Mode and play note data with an expandable 8X8 clip launch matrix with radiant RGB backlighting.

up

CommandExperience total control of your performance. Navigate your project, control clip/scene playback and access critical mix control (mute/solo/cue) right from the hardware with Force’s ergonomically-positioned controls.

Four Synth Engines from AIR Music Technology

Velocity Sensitive Pads Inside ‘Force’ are 4 powerful synth engines designed by ‘AIR Music Technology’. They place deep editing capabilities, giving you unhindered access to everything from bass, leads and plucks to pads, soundscapes and effect. Choose to play these in real time through the velocity-sensitive pads or via an external MIDI controller, or, if you prefer, sequence them on the piano roll. Whichever route you choose, you can apply the onboard arpeggiator at any time, or, switch over to ‘Note’ mode to access intelligent chord, progression and scale options.

4K Recording

Deep integration with Ableton Live If you’re on of the hordes of loyal Ableton Live users already, the Akai Professional Force is the perfect add on to your workflow. Each process you undertake with Force in standalone mode can be saved as an Ableton Live Set and extracted to Live for further work. 4K Recording Due it’s compatible nature with Ableton Link, it’s possible to connect Force to your wireless network and synchronise your work with any Ableton Link compatible software or hardware. Furthermore, Force is an impeccable controller for drums, instruments and clips within Ableton Live itself.

The Ultimate Creative Sketchpad

Akai Professional Force Standalone Sampler/Sequencer The ultimate creative sketchpad. Under the hood, Force provides musicians of all disciplines DAW-centric capability for an immersive, creative experience without limitation

Realtime samplingUsing Force’s sampler, capture audio from combo inputs or resample from within the Force project. Add up to four real-time insert effects while recording and assign captured audio immediately to Tracks and Programs all a truly effortless live workflow environment.

MPC Sample EditingWithout doubt, Akai Professional’s MPC series cements the most advanced sample editing capability modern production demands. With Force, trim, crop, chop, process and manipulate samples with all the power our iconic MPC series provides. Seamlessly assign and layer samples and sequence via Force’s RGB pads or the touch display.

The Perfect GrooveWhen it comes to capturing your performance, Force instantly adapts to your needs with all critical tools modern DAWs provide. With an on-board step sequencer, MPC pad modes, legendary MPC Swing and a touch grid editor, capturing and honing your MIDI data for the perfect groove is just a touch away.

LooperResample your clips or capture audio from Force’s collection of inputs and discover the endless creative possibilities of looping. Backed by an intuitive Touch User interface and full audio routing capability Force’s Looping capability is perfect for studio-centric inspiration or adding something truly original to your performance.

MixUsing Force’s Track and Pad Mixers, set levels, pan, assign insert FX and send source audio to any one of four internal sends for all program pads, project tracks and the master output. With dozens of processors and effects from the AIR FX suite (made famous by ProTools), all controllable via smart assignments on the rotary encoders or the displays on the touch user interface, discover a fluid, immersive mixing experience without compromise.

'Redefine your Expectations'

next-generation live performance technologyRedefine your expectations. Force blurs the lines between contemporary music production solutions and next-generation live performance technology, setting the precedence for a new industry standard. In this video, we look at all the incredible features of Force.

The Tech Spec

Features Specification
Type Performance Pad and Standalone Sampler/Sequencer
Internal Sound Engine 4 x Synth Engines
Screen 6.9" Full-color LED Touch Display
Pads 64 x Velocity-sensitive, Pressure-sensitive RGB Pads
Sounds 10GB Force Sounds; 248 Kits, 2500+ Loops, 500+ Patterns, 16 Demo Projects
Sequencer Audio/MIDI/CV Sequencing
Sampling Capture Audio, Resampling, MPC Sample Editing
Looper Force Looper; Import Stems, Loops and One-shots
Analog Inputs 2 x XLR-1/4" combo (mic/line/instrument)
Analog Outputs 2 x 1/4" TRS (master out), 2 x 1/4" TRS
Headphones 1 x 1/4"
MIDI I/O 3 x 1/8" (In/Out/Thru)
Other I/O 4 x CV/Gate out, 1 x Ethernet (link)
USB 2 x Type A, 1 x Type B
Storage 16GB On-board Storage, SD Card Slot, 2.5" SATA connector (user expansion SSD/HDD)
Compatibility Ableton Link

Audeze LCD-1 Open Back Headphones

lcd1

The Audiophile's Choice Audeze have cemented their solid reputation for manufacturing premium quality, planar magnetic headphones over the years with a stellar lineup of open and closed back headphones throughout their range. With the release of their latest ‘LCD-1’ open back headphones, Audeze have combined their planar magnetic technology, with a brand new, lightweight and foldable design.

No Compromise

Take your mix with you whilst on the goMade by hand in California, the LCD-1’s have been conceived to reference high-quality audio but in a compact and easy to carry size, which make these headphones the perfect choice for sound engineers and audiophiles who’d like to continue referencing their work when on the move or outside of the studio environment.

lcd1

Perfect for Home or Studio

Ideal for any application, anytime. The new LCD-1 seamlessly brings together Audeze’s infamous LCD sound quality, alongside comfort and portability. The 90mm Planar Magnetic drivers bring forth frequency extension from 10Hz right through to 50kHz with pinpoint accuracy and clarity, perfect for the audiophile and professional use. The specifically designed cable has reversible connectors, to the LCD-1 will always deliver the correct left and right channel information.

audeze lcd1

Unparalleled Sonic Accuracy

Audeze LCD1

Fazor Waveguide Technology The incredibly lightweight, but reliable and sturdy construction includes memory foam cushioning, meaning comfort need not be an issue during long mixing sessions. The LCD-1’s weigh in at an unbelievable 250 grams, and still retains Audeze’s Fluxor magnets to ensure a unmatched sonic detail, clarity and unparalleled accuracy. Furthermore, the 90mm over-ear planar drivers combined with super-thin Uniforce diaphragms deliver an astonishingly wide dynamic range. This, along with the Fazor Wave Guides, the LCD’1s deliver unparalleled sonic range, alongside deep, warm bass, volume and definition , with minimal audible distortion. For Audeze to have incorporated this into such a lightweight and portable model really is quite the feat.

Planar Magnetic Technology

Audeze LCD1

The call has been answered The LCD-1s use Planar magnet technology as opposed to dynamic drivers found in the average headphones. Headphones utilising Planar technology are almost a ‘halfway’ between dynamic headphones and ‘electrostatic’ technology which remains out of the realms of affordability for most of us. Planar magnetic headphones incorporate a lot of the advantages of the electrostatic headphones, i.e. the sheer accuracy of them, but do not requite the larger power supply that electrostatic models require. For too long there has been a gap in the market for a pair of lightweight magnetic planar headphones, Audeze have answered the call perfectly with the introduction of the new LCD-1 headphones.

At a Glance

  • Audeze Patented Technology: Ultra-thin Uniforce™ diaphragms and Fluxor™ Magnets provide powerful sound, unparalleled sonic detail, and incredible accuracy
  • Planar Magnetic Drivers: 90mm Over-Ear Planar Drivers for incredibly wide dynamic range
  • Open Circumaural Design: LCD-1's design delivers a transparent, spacious sound stage and stereo imaging
  • Fazor Wave Guides: Deep rich bass with minimal audible distortion
  • Compact, clean foldable design, perfect for mixing on the go weighing just 250 grams
  • Light-weight construction with robust memory foam ear and headband for extended comfort during long listening sessions
  • 3.5mm premium braided cable for tangle-free connection
  • 1/4'' adapter included
  • Designed and built in the USA with imported and US made parts

What's in the Box?

Audeze LCD1

•2m 3.5mm to dual 3.5mm cable with reversible connectors
•3.5mm to 6.35mm adapter
•Zippered travel case
•Certificate of Authenticity

Specifications
Assignable Pads  
Assignable Dials  
Assignable Faders  
Transport Controls No
Additional Information
Scan Code LN104278
Model Number Force
GTIN 694318023372
Warranty

Please note your statutory rights are not affected.

For further information regarding Scan's warranty procedure please see our terms and conditions

Details
Duration:
12 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
12 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Reviews
Questions & Answers
AKAI Force Sequencer/Sampler & Audeze LCD-1 Open Back Headphones
AKAI Force Sequencer/Sampler & Audeze LCD-1 Open Back Headphones