Scan code: LN144978 Manufacturer code: MPKMINIPLUS

Akai MPK Mini Plus 37-Key Compact Keyboard Controller

Akai - MPK Mini Plus, 37-Key Compact Keyboard Controller, 8 RGB-Backlit Drum Pads, 8 Controllable Parameter Knobs

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Scan code: LN144978 Manufacturer code: MPKMINIPLUS
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37-Key Compact Keyboard Controller
Akai - MPK Mini Plus

Akai MPK Mini Plus

PERFECT FOR A/V PRODUCTION, LIVE SOUND AND STREAMINGThe Akai MPK Mini Plus gives musicians and Live Performers full creative control delivering ultimate feel and expression. Along with next generation performance tools, advanced connectivity easily and fully unites all your favourite studio devices for complete and expanded hardware integration in a compact 3-octave design.

Featuring 37 keys with the Gen 2 Dynamic Keybed for expanded melodic and harmonic creation. 3 full octaves for two-handed chords, arpeggiation, solos and soundscapes on incredibly playable keys with a wider velocity range, delivering a world-class level of note dynamics and response.

Amazing Features • 37-key Gen 2 keybed with 3 octaves of seamless note control
• USB Class-compliant MIDI keyboard and live controller
• 8 RGB-backlit drum pads for effective sampling/looping management
• 8 controllable parameter knobs for mixing control
• Pitch bend and modulation wheels for live tweaking

User-Friendly Design

Akai MPK Mini Plus

PITCH & MOD WHEELSDedicated wheels help you add feel and expression in real-time.

Akai MPK Mini Plus

TRANSPORT SECTIONQuickly navigate your projects with the touch of a button.

Akai MPK Mini Plus

MPC PADSThe legendary MPC feel and performance for dynamic beat-making.

Akai MPK Mini Plus

ASSIGNABLE KNOBS8 x 360 rotary knobs to control effects and automation.

Powerful Performance

Akai MPK Mini Plus

CREATIVE STEP / LIVE SEQUENCER / ARPEGGIATORFor those creative moments or DAW-less jams sessions, the onboard polyphonic 2-track step/live Sequencer captures new melodic and drum patterns on the fly. 8 notes of polyphony per step, 16 notes per Drum Step and an onboard Arpeggiator offer endless creative possibilities.

Akai MPK Mini Plus

REAL MPC DRUM PADS8 velocity-sensitive RGB-backlit MPC Drum Pads are the backbone for not only playing dynamic beats and programming drums, but for also assigning program changes and triggering additional CC parameters.

Akai MPK Mini Plus

ASSIGNABLE 360-ROTARY KNOBSDial in effects with the 8 assignable 360-rotary knobs for every function including filters, automation, pan controls, and more. Add depth and dimension to your tracks by writing precise automation.

Akai MPK Mini Plus

CHORDS AND SCALES MODESMPK Mini Plus includes two modes to help simplify and accurately enhance your performances. Chords Mode plays multiple notes and inversions with a single key, and Scales Mode enables the keybed to play notes only in the selected scale. For both modes, many creative options are available along with 15 scale settings.

Akai MPK Mini Plus

TRANSPORT CONTROLSThe MPK Mini Plus has dedicated Transport Controls for total integration into your DAW. Transport Controls help you stay engaged in the creative workflow with dedicated Play, Stop, Record, Loop, and Locator buttons.

Akai MPK Mini Plus

REAL PITCH AND MODULATION WHEELSFeaturing more keys, your music will need new ways to add feel and expression, so the MPK Mini Plus adds dedicated Pitch Bend and Modulation Wheel controllers to help all keyboard performances truly come alive.

Akai MPK Mini Plus

ASSIGNABLE JOYSTICK CONTROLLERFor even more expression, assign parameters to the Joystick’s X/Y axis and morph between effects to create unique and interesting textures in your productions. Assign up to 4 parameters to the Joystick right from the keyboard itself.

Akai MPK Mini Plus

USB, 5-PIN MIDI, CV/GATE CONNECTORSConnect to any Class-Compliant USB or 5-pin MIDI device and use the CV/Gate connectors and Sync I/O to trigger and control your Euro-rack and other modular synths. The MPK Mini Plus is versatile enough for any musician wanting to get the most out of their favuorite DAW, VST instruments and analog gear.

Akai MPK Mini Plus

DAW CONTROL MAPPINGMPK Mini Plus can be mapped to your favourite DAW such as FL, Logic, and Ableton—giving you all the portable creative control you need. Take advantage of controlling your Transport, macros, mixing environments and even writing automation for your favorite plugin effects and instruments.

Akai MPK Mini Plus

INCLUDES MPC BEATS SOFTWARE DAWIncludes the powerful MPC Beats software DAW, based on the legendary MPC hardware. Turn your computer into a professional recording studio with the MPC Beats software featuring all the drum sounds, samples, plugin instruments, and insert effects needed to create modern, professional music.

6-Month FREE Subscription to Reason+

Akai MPK Mini Plus

new instruments and effectsIf you want 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). Jam-packed 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.

MPK mini plus Hardware Overview | Akai Professional

The Tech Spec

Features Specification
Type Keyboard Controller
Number of Keys 37
Type of Keys Semi-weighted
Pads 8 x MPC RGB
Other Controllers Pitchbend, Mod Wheel, X/Y Joystick
Encoders/Pots 8
Sequencer 2-track Poly Step/Live
Pedal Inputs 1 x 1/4" (sustain)
USB 1 x Type B
Other I/O 5 x 1/8" (pitch, gate, mod, clock)
Computer Connectivity USB
Software MCP Beats
Power Supply USB bus powered
Dimensions Width: 17.76"
Height: 2.04"
Depth: 7.08"
Weight 2.78 lbs.
Number Of Keys 37
  • 5 x 3.5mm (1/8") Jack
  • 1 x MIDI In
  • 1 x MIDI Out
  • 1 x Sustain Pedal
  • 1 x USB
Weighted Keys Semi
Dimensions Width: 17.76" x Height: 2.04" x Depth: 7.08"
Included Software MCP Beats
USB Bus Powered No
Product Weight 1.26 kg
Key Size Full Size Keys
Transport Controls No
Additional Information
Scan Code LN144978
GTIN 694318025802

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Akai MPK Mini Plus 37-Key Compact Keyboard Controller
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