Akai Professional MPD226 – A compact and lightweight pad controller / control surface designed for producers, programmers, musicians and DJs with user-friendly, versatile features. Bringing the feel of classic MPC beat-making into the world of computer music production, the MPD226 features 16 ultra-sensitive Thick Fat MPC backlit pads that are pressure- and velocity-sensitive for a responsive feel and intuitive playing. The unit provides three Control Banks, four Pad Banks, and four Faders.
You can connect the controller to external MIDI devices like synthesizers, sequencers and drum machines via MIDI In/Out ports. The MPD226 is class-compliant with Mac and Windows and is USB-powered through computer. It is also iOS-compatible via Apple's Camera Connection kit (available separately), and ships with a comprehensive software bundle - Akai Pro MPC Essentials, Sonivox Big Bang Cinematic Percussion & Big Bang Universal Drums, and Ableton Live Lite.
Additional features include Full-Level button, MPC Swing, 16-Level button, Note-Repeat button, and Tap-Tempo button.
Deluxe Accessory Bundle:
Closed-Back Over-Ear Headphones
Fibertique Cloth for Electronic Devices
|Package Dimensions||43.18 x 33.02 x 17.78 cm; 2.74 Kilograms|
|Item part number||MPD226_B|
|Item Weight||2 kg 740 g|
|Manufacturer||Akai Professional - PS|