Akai MPK Mini Plus
37 key midi controller
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Built to deliver the ultimate in feel and espression the new Akai Professional MPK MINI PLUS takes the best selling line of compact controllers to a new level.
For those who dont want their compact keyboards too compact, the MPK Mini Plus gives 37 keys with velocity sensitivity on a new, 2nd gen dynamic bed.
Key Features of the MPK MINI PLUS:
• 37 Gen 2 Dynamic Keys
• Built-in 2-Track Step Sequencer
• 8 RGB-backlit MPC Pads
• Assignable X/Y Joystick
• (3) 1/8” (3.5mm) CV Outputs
• (2) 1/8” (3.5mm) CV Clock In/Out
• (2) MIDI DIN In/Out Ports
• Chord and Scale Modes
• Sustain Input
• Transport Control Section
• Dedicated Pitch Bend & Modulation Wheels
• Includes MPC Beats Desktop Software
With 3 full octaves, users can perform and create their greatest and most impressive melodic ideas ever. Complementing the dynamic keybed, the onboard polyphonic 2-track Sequencer with Step and Live modes capture new melodic and drum patterns on the fly. Eight notes of polyphony per key step, 16 notes per drum step and an onboard Arpeggiator offer endless creative possibilities.Eight velocity-sensitive RGB-backlit MPC Drum Pads are the backbone for not only playing dynamic beats andprogramming drums, but for also assigning program changes and triggering additional CC parameters. Eigh tassignable 360-rotary knobs offer functionality and control for filters, pan controls, effect parameters, and writing precise automation to add depth and dimension to mixes. MPK Mini Plus also features intuitive Chord and Scale Modes to help simplify and accurately enhance 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.
Full Portable Creative Control and Advanced Connectivity
The MPK Mini Plus has dedicated Transport Controls for total integration into any DAW with dedicated Play, Stop, Record, and Locator buttons. With more keys, MPK Mini Plus adds dedicated Pitch Bend and Modulation Wheel con-trollers to help all keyboard performances truly come alive. For even more expression, the iconic Joystick from the MPK Mini line offers up to four assignable parameters to its X/Y axis for morphing effects and creating interesting textures in music productions.
The MPK Mini Plus offers advanced connectivity with Class-Compliant USB and 5-pin MIDI devices along with CV/Gate connectors and Sync I/O to trigger and control Euro-racks and other modular synths. A classic Sustain input also adds valuable functionality for any keyboard performance. MPK Mini Plus also works with popular DAWs, featuring dedicated mappings for streamlined and efficient creative workflows that incorporate the 8 Assignable Knobs, Transport Section, Clock Sync, and more. MPK Mini Plus integrates seamlessly with a wide range of external gear and is perfect for the expanding studio.
Software Bundle Included
The included MPC Beats DAW for Mac and PC is based on the iconic MPC hardware workflow with sampling andsequencing that revolutionized groove-based music production. Thousands of plugin instrument presets, drumsamples, and loops, offer everything needed for modern music creation. Additionally, an impressive VSTi collection featuring Mini Grand, Hybrid and Velvet offers an incredibly versatile sound palate from shimmering piano tones to the thickest of synthesizer sounds.
USB Type-B port
• (5) 1/4" (3.5mm) CV Outputs
• (2) MIDI DIN In/Out Ports
• (1) Sustain input
• Power Via USB type-B (bus powered or connected to wall adapter).
Dimensions (width x depth x height)
• 17.76” x 7.08” x 2.04”
• 45.11 cm x 18.0 cm x 5.2 cm
• 2.78 lbs.
• 1.26 kg