The Akai MPC Element Music Production Controller is an incredibly powerful yet compact MIDI controller which allows you to take advanced control over your DAW or included MPC Essentials software on the go. Incorporating 16 backlit and velocity sensitive pads the MPC can be used for sampling triggering looping and any other customizable mapping of your choice. Constructed from aluminium and featuring a protective cover the MPC Element is a must have for capturing and recording killer ideas on the go.
Impressive MPC Features Load your samples into the included MPC Essentials software and start making music. MPC Element comes equipped with the Akai Pro feel design and workflow that professional producers have trusted from decades: 16 backlit multicolour pads with pressure and velocity sensitivity along with MPC Note Repeat Full Level 16 Level and Tap Tempo. Slim and Durable Harness the power to produce anywhere. MPC Elements low-profile design is just 14mm thin and includes an integrated cover to protect the brushed aluminium control surface when youre on the move. The included USB cable connects to your computer and provides all the power you need illuminating MPC Elements multi-colour pads and buttons. Seamless MIDI Integration Control all your favourite music software. The MPC Elements comes with everything you need to make music right away and because it operates via standard MIDI you can also use MPC Element to control any MIDI music software you already have. MIDI connection cables included. Included MPC Essentials Software The MPC Element combines with the included MPC Essentials software to give you a portable and powerful 64-bit music production studio. With the included 1GB sound library MPC Essentials empowers you with the essential sounds of modern music production and you can easily import your own WAV and AIFF sound samples as well and assign them to any pad. Features Fuses legendary MPC beat and song creation capability with the power of your computer 16 backlit multicolour pads with pressure and velocity sensitivity MPC Note Repeat Full Level 16 Level and Tap Tempo Includes MPC Essentials software (download) 1GB sound library up to 8 pad banks Slim low-profile design with integrated cover to protect control surface USB-powered no power adapter required USB cable included Compact design just 14mm thin fits easily into a laptop bag Brushed aluminium control surface with bright backlit buttons Standard MIDI for use with most popular software 1/8-Inch (3.5mm) MIDI input 1/8-inch MIDI output cables included Also works with the iMPC app and other Core MIDI apps for creating music on an iPad or iPhone Specifications Sequencer Maximum events: Unlimited (based on CPU) Resolution: 960 pulses per 1/4-note Sequences: 128 Tracks per instance: 1 (user may run unlimited instances) Drum pad: 16 (velocity and pressure sensitive) Drum pad banks: 8 Sync mode: MIDI clock MIDI Time Code Transport Controls: MIDI Machine Control Effects Program Effects: 4 Insert Slots per Pad 4 Sends to Track Effects per pads Plugin Formats supported: VST (Mac / PC) AU (Mac) Audio and MIDI I/O MIDI inputs: 5-pin DIN x 1 via TRS to MIDI breakout cable (included) MIDI outputs: 5-pin DIN x 1 via TRS to MIDI breakout cable (included) Standard accessories: Operators manual TRS to MIDI breakout cable x2 (Included) General Height: 16.89mm Width: 284mm Depth: 205mm Weight: 0.86Kg System Requirements Mac: 2 GB RAM (4 GB Recommended) Mac OS X 10.6 or later DVD-ROM drive Windows: 2 GHz Pentium 4 or Celeron compatible CPU or faster (multicore CPU recommended) 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended) Windows 7 (32 or 64-bit) DVD-ROM drive Akai Keyboards-and-Pianos VFR
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Akai MPC Element Music Production Controller