Designed for performers and composers, APC Key 25 combines the power of a Clip Launch surface with a keyboard interface, bringing together real-time control via Ableton Live, traditional composition tools and a USB plug-and-play connection. Create melodies, compose bass lines and play chords with the 25 synth-action mini keys. Dedicated octave up, octave down and sustain buttons expand the keyboard's expressive capabilities, providing full range and enabling classic piano-style sustain.MPC Beats – Beat production starts here!
You've always wanted to get into the exciting world of beat production, but don't know where to start? Akai Professional makes the decision easy with the latest software from their DAW range: MPC Beats. MPC Beats continues the legacy of the legendary MPC hardware and the innovative MPC2 desktop software. Available as a free download from the Akai Professional website, MPC Beats gives new beatmakers the tools they need to create great-sounding beats.
An extensive 2GB sound library, 3 built-in MPC plug-ins and compatibility with MIDI hardware controllers make MPC Beats the best choice for newcomers to beat production. All information and the download for the DAW can be found at akaipro.de
- Ableton Live controller with built-in keyboard including 25 synth-action mini keys and dedicated buttons for octave up/down extend the keyboard to full range
- Control Ableton üanywhere - USB Plug & Play connection for Mac and PC; seamless integration with Ableton Live
- Trigger samples, loops and more via the Clip Launch Matrix with 40 tri-colour illuminated pads; Shift and arrow keys manipulate the grid's perimeter and expand creative possibilities
- 8 Ableton Live pre-configured, freely assignable knobs control volume, sends and more; knobs can be mapped to VIs and effects for immersive, expressive performance
- Comprehensive music production software package: Ableton Live Lite, Hybrid 3 by AIR Music Tech, SONiVOX Twist and Toolroom Artist Launch Packs (as downloads)
- Enthält VIP - the groundbreaking, award-winning music software platform that gives musicians and composers powerful control üover their virtual instruments and virtual effects collections
- Enthält MPC Beats software, packed with the best features and essential production tools from the Akai Professional MPC Series
- Macintosh: Intel Mac with Mac OS X 10.5 or later
- Windows: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8; multi-core processor; 2 GB RAM; Windows-compatible sound card (ASIO driver recommended), QuickTime recommended
- Available USB port
- Ableton Live 9.1.3 or higher required
- Dimensions: 31.2 x 19.4 x 4.3 cm
- Weight: 0.8 kg