MPK Mini MKII USB Keyboard by AKAI
Akai MPK mini mkII, 25 Keys, 8 pads, 8 Knobs + Free Ableton-Ready Sample Pack by CAPSUN ProAudio Until 31st Jan 2018!
MPK Mini MK II now features the updated VIP 3.0 software, allowing you more hands-on control of your favourite VST instruments and effects. The VIP Native Plugin Map Standard allows 3rd party virtual instrument and effect developers to produce their own plugin maps for enhanced VIP integration, if your plugin of choice doesnt come with a pre-mapped profile then simply map your own!
Also, until the end of January 2018 AKAI have teamed up with CAPSUN ProAudio to give you a specially curated Ableton-ready sample pack featuring:
• 3 Ableton Live Clip Projects (Lite, Standard, Suite & Drum Rack versions), complete with lessons and walkthroughs.
• 8 Drum Racks and 1 Drum Rack Project - including drum, bass, vocal / FX and melodic one-shot samples.
• 6 Audio FX Racks - 3 drum / 3 melodic, curated into Ableton Live Lite, Studio and Suite versions.
• 8 groove-fuelled MIDI drum clips.
• 8 hard-hitting, professionally mixed drum loops.
• 128 production ready one-shot samples - kick, bass, cymbal, snare, hi-hat, percussion, FX, vocal and melodic.
• 40 inspiring melodic, bass, vocal and atmospheric / FX loops.
Akai hit it out of the park with the original MPK series and now they have taken 5 years to make sure the mini mk2 does the samw. With 25 mini-size keys Akai know too well that the modern keyboard whether in the studio or even up on stage rarely needs just a decent keybed. The MPK mini also features 8 RGB-illuminated MPC pads, 8 assignable Q-Link controllers, 4-way thumbstick for dynamic pitch and modulation control and switches as well as an amazing software bundle package that includes Ableton Hybrid 3 by AIR Music Tech, SONiVOX Twist 2.0, and Akai Pro MPC Essentials. The MPK mini is small but has it all.
The MPK mini has 25 mini-size keys that don't take up too much room. Great for coming up with ideas or jamming out simple patterns to gey you started.
Knobs and switches
The MPK mini packs it all and makes enhanced workflow as easy as possible. With 8 assignable Q-Link buttons you are able to step outside the usual parameters of lets say a virtual synth and assign commands like undo, copy, paste etc directly to the MPK controller. 8 assignable knobs so you can choose how you want to interact with your software.
Do you want to ride volumes with knobs? Or make a filter sweep? Now the choice is yours. Three banks expand the number of knobs and switches (up to 24 each).
That’s right actual MPC pads! 8 RGB-illuminated each with 4 banks for 32 pads. They feel the way MPC pads should and are done the way only AKAI can. There is also built in MPC functionality like Classic MPC Swing, MPC Note Repeat, MPC Full Level, and 16 Levels. Get the real deal ol skool feel with some nice modern touches.
The MPK225 plays well with others and has TS sustain pedal input. The MPK mini is made for the studio as well as the road and only needs USB power so no need for a power adapter.
-Hybrid 3 by AIR Music Tech
-Akai Pro MPC Essentials
Hybrid 3.0 high-definition virtual synthesizer that combines old skool analogue sounds with a full range of futuristic digital manipulation capabilities. There is over 1200 presets to get you started but hybrid really shines when you start to tweak the 6 oscillators. Heaps of filtering options, step sequencer, envelopes, fx as well as 8lfos, Hybrid is the best of both the analogue and the digital worlds.
Experience audio vertigo-go with the swaying, shifting, tones of Wobble 2—the Dubstep Grime Generator from SONiVOX. This highly expressive instrument revolves around two channels of our exclusive Spectral Morphing Synthesis engine. Each channel features independent harmonic controls, individual filtering, and discrete LFO controls—including tempo-sync. Wobble 2 keeps things moving with an advanced pattern generator and onboard effects. This unparalleled combination delivers the swirling and undulating big-time grime that is the essence of Wobble 2. Even with all this control, the onscreen interface is clean and uncluttered; the well-defined controls deliver incredible sound-sculpting abilities, while providing immediate audio results.
The MPC has a long and storied history. Its one of the pieces of audio equipment that challenges the way music production works but in such an intuitive way that it changed the musical landscape forever. Now you get to have that MPC magic in software form featuring Standalone mode (so you don't even need a DAW) or as a VST, RTAS, or AU plugin, 1GB sound library easy importing of your WAV and AIFF sound samples so you can assign them to any pad. MPC essentials is the perfect gateway to see what the legendary MPC can offer. Features • Incorporates 5 years of user feedback for an all-new, enhanced design
• 25 synth-action mini keys
• 4-way thumbstick for dynamic pitch and modulation control
• 8 backlit velocity-sensitive MPC-style pads with Note Repeat & Full Level
• 8 assignable Q-Link knobs for mixing, tweaking plug-ins, and more
• Built-in arpeggiator with adjustable resolution, range, and modes
• Dedicated Octave Up and Octave Down buttons
• Ultra-compact design lets you create anywhere
• USB-powered; no power adapter required
• Full-size sustain pedal input jack
• Comprehensive production software package included: Akai Pro MPC Essentials, SONiVOX Wobble, and Hybrid 3 by AIR Music Tech (downloads)
More information can be found in the PDF below:
|Number Of Keys||25|
|Connections||1 x Sustain Pedal|
|Dimensions||12.5" x 7.13" x 1.75"|
|Included Software||Akai Pro MPC Essentials, SONiVOX Wobble, and Hybrid 3 by AIR Music Tech (downloads)|
|USB Bus Powered||Yes|
|Product Weight||0.75 kg|
|Key Size||Mini Keys|
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