Q25 USB MIDI Keyboard by Alesis

Alesis Q25, 25 Velocity Sensitive Non-weighted Keys, 1 Fader, 2 Wheels, MIDI Out, iPad / iPhone Compatible

Alesis
Scan code: LN40727 Manufacturer code: ALESIS_Q25 Request call
£49.00
In stock
Spend over £225 and Buy Now, Pay Later or spread the cost of your finance over 24-48 months with a 10% deposit.
Mid Range
Delivery options £5.48 By DPD On 13th Dec 2016 DPD Delivered to your specified address. Receive SMS with one-hour delivery window. £4.79 Collect from local shops UPS and DPD Pickup Collect your parcel from your newsagents, petrol stations and convenience stores. Free Collect Instore Q-Collect Place your order online and collect from our Bolton store with Q-Collect. Weekend, timed and European delivery options are available at checkout Scansure protection Scansure Protect against installation damage for 28 days.More
Product Overview The Q25 is a no nonsense, no distraction straight up midi keyboard. Its velocity-sensitive with midi out and it has a volume/data slider but is designed to be played. Don't let the simple looks fool you though because with the Q25 comes a copy of Ableton lite and a copy of AIR Music Tech Xpand!2 software.

Keep it simple
Getting rid of knobs, pads and an array of buttons and making the should focus the 25 velocity-sensitive keys and some midi implementation makes the Q25 a winner for any beginner or someone looking to clear some controller clutter. You still have the most important things like octave switch buttons, pitch bend and mod wheel.

Connections
Although a simple interface the Q25 has some pretty cool abilities like MIDI out, a sustain pedal jack and because it can be powered by just a USB connection means it can hit the road with you and your laptop.

Included Software

Ableton Live Lite
The Software of choice for many of todays top producers. From using the game changing session view to build up an arrangement or bang out a live set to using the more traditional one page arrangement view. Ableton Live lite covers the spectrum in modern Digital music creation. Use the infamous Ableton Drum, Instrument, and Effect Racks to take your productions to a new level. Make sure to check out the incredible native studio effects including EQ, compression, reverb, delay, chorus, filter and more or simply use any of your own 3rd party VST and AU instruments and effects. Ableton Live lite is the perfect kick-start or taster for those who want to see what all the Ableton live fuss is about.

AIR Music Tech Xpand!2
Xpand!2 is a workstation with over 2500 presets,,,just take a second 2500 PRESETS! if you need any sound its now at your fingertips. However this is more than just a preset machine it also incorporates subtractive and FM synthesis opening the door to a new universe in sound design. Xpand!2 includes two independent effect processors with fifty studio-grade effects so get ready not only will your mind Expand but your music will….2! Features • 25-note keyboard controller for melodic control of virtually all MIDI hardware and software
• Velocity sensitive keys for expressive, musical performance
• USB MIDI and traditional MIDI for use with Mac and PC, as well as MIDI hardware
• Pitch and Modulation wheels for capturing musical expression
• Backlit Octave Up and Down buttons expand your range
• Assignable volume/data-entry slider enables you to control your most-used parameter
• Sustain pedal input for complete performance (pedal sold separately)
• Works with iPad via Apple USB Adaptor (sold separately)
• Comes with Ableton Live Lite Alesis Edition for recording, sequencing, and performing
• Bus powered via USB, so you won't need a power cable

More information can be found in the PDF below:
Data Sheet
Specifications
Specifications
Number Of Keys 25
Connections
  • 1 x MIDI Out
  • 1 x Sustain Pedal
  • 1 x USB
Weighted Keys No
Dimensions 19" (w) x 7.25"(d) x 2 3/8" (h)
Included Software Ableton Live Lite Alesis Edition, AIR Xpand!2
USB Bus Powered Yes
Product Weight kg
Key Size Full Size Keys
Transport Controls No
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:
Return to base
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
12 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
TekSpek Guides
Firewire
Firewire
Date Issued: 21st Oct 2008

You've probably read the USB Tekspek, and perhaps your intrigue, or product interest, has lead you to look up Firewire as well. The two are similar in some respects, particularly some of the products that use the two technologies. However, Firewire has its differences, which means it has both benefits and drawback when compared to USB. This Tekspek will look at Firewire and also look at it with respect to USB.

Read More

System Buses & Bandwidth
System Buses & Bandwidth
Date Issued: 21st Oct 2008

In computing terms, system buses are used to connect various components to the motherboard’s core logic and, often, to each other. Modern PCs run with a multitude of high-speed buses ranging from the interconnects between, say, the chipset and the CPU, graphics card, memory, and peripherals.

Read More

64 Bit Operating Systems
64 Bit Operating Systems
Date Issued: 14th Jul 2008

This TekSpek explains the essentials required to run a 64-bit operating system and native 64-bit applications on a modern 64-bit capable PC system.

Read More

Reviews
Questions & Answers
Q25 USB MIDI Keyboard by Alesis
Q25 USB MIDI Keyboard by Alesis