Scan code: LN144970 Manufacturer code: LPD8MK2

Akai LPD8 MK2 Pad Controller

Akai - LPD8 MKII Pad Controller with 8 Velocity-Sensitive RGB-Backlit MPC Pads and 8 Assignable Rotary Knobs

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Scan code: LN144970 Manufacturer code: LPD8MK2
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Pad Controller
Akai - LPD8 MKII


PREMIUM PAD PERFORMANCEGreat things come in small packages and the LPD8 is a fine example of this. This sleek MIDI pad controller features 8 velocity-sensitive RGB pads from the flagship MPC X and is suitable for any pad performance-based duties for the modern beat-making music producer. Create beats, trigger one-shot samples and loops, or connect to any general MIDI-based DAW for easy hands-on controlling and creation.

At A Glance • 8 velocity-sensitive RGB-backlit MPC pads
• 8 assignable rotary knobs
• Sturdy, full-size USB jack
• Program and CC Control Send functionality
• Includes MPC Beats Music Production Software

Seamless Workflow


LEGENDARY PAD PERFORMANCELPD8 features the same pads from the top-of-the-line MPC X standalone hardware. The sturdy yet super responsive pads are the standard for any music maker looking for dynamic performance without compromising creativity.


ASSIGNABLE KNOB CONTROLSLPD8 features 8 assignable rotary knobs for precise control of parameters and values in your DAW. Adjust reverb or delay wetness, dial in parametric eq, trim loops and samples, and so much more with the accuracy you need for your music creation workflow.


SLEEK COMPACT DESIGNLPD8 fits in wherever you need it. Sit it on your desk, neatly against your laptop computer for a streamlined process, or pack it into your producer bag with your headphones and accessories making sure you’re always ready to create anywhere.

Software Included


MPC BeatsMPC Beats is the revolutionary DAW software based around the legendary MPC hardware. Discover the ability to sample, chop, edit, record, mix, and master complete songs and records right from your computer.

Akai LPD8 MKII MPC PLUGIN INSTRUMENTSInnovative sampling and efficient sequencing are only a part of the iconic MPC experience. MPC Beats also features a great selection of ground-breaking MPC plugin instruments. Discover Tubesynth, Bassline, and Electric plugin instruments for a wide range of synth, monophonic leads and basses, as well as pads, electric keyboard sounds, and much more for rich musical productions and arrangements.

Akai LPD8 MKII INSERT EFFECTSMPC Beats includes a premium collection of world-class mixing and mastering plugins. Powerful insert effects such as Half Speed, Mother Ducker, and AIR Talk Box add instant vibe and character to your tracks to quickly achieve modern sound and feel. Process audio, dial-up creative effects, and finalize your tracks to commercially ready songs for sharing anywhere.

Reason+ 6 Months FREE!


creative bundleIf you need some fresh new instruments and effects, Reason Studios have you covered. Registered customers can now get a 6-month FREE subscription to Reason+. Reason+ is a creative bundle for music making that includes the Reason DAW and the Reason Rack Plugin which can be used in any DAW (VST3/AU/AAX).

Full with over 80 devices, Reason+ covers everything from creative synthesizers, samplers, drum machines and audio effects. This subscription service comes pre-baked with 39,000 presets along with 24GB of samples plus, new plugin and sound content added regularly. Register your product upon purchase to redeem this offer.

60 FREE Lessons!


MelodicsMelodics to gives you access to 60 free lessons across pads and keys so you can level up your finger-drumming and keyboard skills. See your progression with real-time feedback on your timing and accuracy as you play and complete lessons.

Log into to your account to access your special code and unlock amazing lessons and courses for every level. Unlock your potential and explore a variety of genres in Melodics to learn concepts and techniques you can take into your own music creations right away.

The Tech Spec

Features Specification
Type Pad Controller
Pads 8 x Velocity-sensitive, RGB Backlit
Encoders/Pots 8
USB 1 x Type B
Software Editor Program, AiR Hybrid, AiR MiniGrand, AiR Velvet, MPC Beats, MPC Sound Packs
Power Supply USB bus powered
Dimensions (width x depth x height) 12.1” x 3.2” x 1.3”
306 x 81 x 34 mm
Weight 0.86 lbs.
0.39 kg
Assignable Pads 8
Assignable Dials 8
Assignable Faders 0
Transport Controls No
Additional Information
Scan Code LN144970
Model Number LPD8MK2
GTIN 694318025567

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Akai LPD8 MK2 Pad Controller
Akai LPD8 MK2 Pad Controller