Akai MPK MINI MKII Compact Midi Keyboard and Pad MIDI Controller Featuring 25 synth-action keys and four-way thumbstick for pitch modulation
Unlock your potential with the keys of the Akai MPK MINI MKII Compact Midi Keyboard with Pad MIDI Controller. Ideal for globetrotters, the MPK Mini boasts a number of hardware controls and eight backlit MPC-style pads with velocity-sensitivity. Thanks to the Octave Up and Down buttons, this keyboard covers a wide span of the tonal spectrum. In other words, you can experiment with an array of genres on this instrument.
Unleash Your Creativity
If you have an idea, the MPK Mini assists you in converting it into a series of melodies. This device packs up all the controls and functions for you to create timeless classics on stage. It is equipped with a sustain pedal to help you achieve the desired projection. The highlight of the MPK Mini is the integrated arpeggiator which allows for adjustments in mode and range. As a result, you can effortlessly compose articulate melodies. In addition, this instrument features Note Repeat and Full Level functions to let you adorn your compositions with fascinating sound patterns.
Key to Success
The MPK Mini incorporates 25 velocity-sensitive synth-action keys and 8 backlit MPC-style pads. Two additional banks offer an extended range with the number of pads adding up to 16. As a result, this instrument provides you with a rich palette of sounds. Furthermore, with Q-Link knobs, you can make quick edits to the output sound.
Stay Connected to Your Creative Side
The MPK Mini has been designed for plug-and-play connectivity, which eliminates the need for drivers and power adapters. If your vocation involves a lot of travel, the MPK Mini is your best bet given it offers convenient portability. It supports USB connectivity and can be easily tethered to your Mac. In addition, the device offers hardware and software presets to facilitate quick interfacing between your PC and the MPK Mini.
Make Music On the Move
The MPK Mini is powered by production software and instrument simulators to assist you in creating musical magic. You are sure to earn patrons wherever you go should you welcome the MPK Mini into your collection. Hybrid 3 from Air Music Tech is a versatile synthesizer which facilitates creation of a wide gamut of sounds from fat to retro. Next up, you have MPC Essentials to let you model your compositions on the MPC workflow by adding sample clips. When functioning in the standalone mode, this software eliminates the need for a digital audio workstation.
Edit with Ease
The functionality of the MPK Mini is enhanced by the MIDI editor which helps you configure your hardware or software settings on your computer. This editor has been designed with an eye on the needs of professional musicians as it helps them extend their capabilities. If you wish to reduce your average setup time, the MPK Mini is a fitting choice.
Powered by 25 synth-action mini keys
Four-way thumbstick for pitch and modulation control
8 backlit velocity-sensitive MPC-style pads offering Note Repeat and Full Level functions
Eight assignable Q-Link knobs for mixing and tweaking plug-ins
Built-in arpeggiator with adjustable resolution and range
Supports USB connectivity
Includes software for boosting efficiency: Akai Pro MPC Essentials, SONiVOX Wobble, and Air Music Hybrid 3
Color: Black and White finishes
Number of Keys: 25 velocity-sensitive
Pads: 8× Pressure and Velocity Sensitive
Number of Pads: 2× Banks pad in Light up MPC-style
Number of Knobs: 8× Assignable Controller Pots
Computer Interface: USB-MIDI Communications to Mac/PC
Programs: 4× Programs
Octaves: 10× Octaves with Octave Up and Down
Additional Inputs: (1) 6.35mm TS input for Sustain Pedal