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Akai MPK225 - Compact 25 Key Keyboard Controller

Akai MPK225 - Compact 25 Key Keyboard Controller
£199.99 (inc. vat)
£166.66 (ex. vat)

Brand: AKAI

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The Akai MPK225 is an all-in-one controller solution featuring 25 full-size, semi-weighted keys with velocity sensitivity and aftertouch dynamics. Additionally the Akai MPK225 Controller features 8 MPC style pads with RGB feedback, 8 assignable knobs, 4 backlit buttons and onboard transport buttons. Three banks expand the number of knobs and switches to 24 and four pad banks expand the number of pads to 32 total.
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Akai MPK225

The Akai MPK225 is an all-in-one controller solution featuring 25 full-size, semi-weighted keys with velocity sensitivity and aftertouch dynamics. Additionally the Akai MPK225 Controller features 8 MPC style pads with RGB feedback, 8 assignable knobs, 4 backlit buttons and onboard transport buttons. Three banks expand the number of knobs and switches to 24 and four pad banks expand the number of pads to 32 total.

Despite being so feature rich the Akai MPK225 is compact, USB-powered and completely class compliant for Plug and Play connectivity on both Mac and PC.

Akai MPK225 Features:

  • 25 semi-weighted, full-size keys with aftertouch
  • 8 RGB-illuminated MPC-style pads each with 4 banks for 32 pads
  • 12 assignable Q-Link controllers include 8 control knobs and 4 backlit buttons
  • Revamped control layout with backlit LCD screen
  • USB-MIDI with 5-pin MIDI input & output
  • iOS compatibility using the Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit (sold separately)
  • Comprehensive transport and parameter controls for hands-on DAW integration
  • MPC Note Repeat and arpeggiator for advanced rhythmic and melodic manipulation
  • MPC Full Level, Tap Tempo, and Time Division assist with dynamics and tempo
  • Pitch bend, modulation, and octave controls for expressive recording and performing
  • 1 assignable footswitch jack & 1 expression jack
  • USB power and plug-and-play connectivity
  • Production software package included: Ableton Live Lite, Hybrid 3 by AIR Music Tech, SONiVOX Twist 2.0 & Akai Pro MPC Essentials (downloads)

Akai MPK225 Specifications:

  • Number of Keys: 25 semi-weighted, full-size keys with aftertouch
  • Pads: 8 pressure- and velocity-sensitive, light-up MPC-style pads x 4 banks
  • Q-Link Controls: 8 assignable control knobs and 4 backlit buttons
  • Computer Interface: USB-MIDI with 5-pin MIDI input & output
  • Octaves: 10 with Octave Up and Down
  • Arpeggiator: Yes
  • Additional Controls: MPC Note Repeat, MPC Full Level, Tap Tempo, and Time Division
  • Additional Inputs: (1) 1/4" (6.35mm) TRS expression pedal input and (1) 1/4" (6.35mm) TS sustain pedal or footswitch input
  • Power: USB power; no power adapter required
  • Dimensions: 19.25" x 11.75" x 3.63"
  • Weight: 6.09 lbs

System Requirements:

  • Macintosh: 1.25 GHz G4/G5 or faster (Intel Mac recommended), 1 GB RAM (2 GB recommended), Mac OS X 10.4.11 (10.5 or later recommended)
  • Windows: 1.5 GHz Pentium 4 or Celeron compatible CPU or faster (multicore CPU recommended), 1 GB RAM (2 GB recommended), Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP, Windows compatible sound card (ASIO driver support recommended), QuickTime recommended
  • Available USB port
Additional Information

Additional Information

Manufacturer AKAI
SKU SAKAMPK225
Model MPK225
GTIN 0694318015537