MPX8 is an advanced sample player with eight premium backlit velocity- and pressure-sensitive pads that capture every subtle nuance of your performance. At home, in the studio, or on stage, the MPX8 is a compact sampling powerhouse.
With the inclusion of two balanced 1/4″ outputs, MPX8 connects to virtually all studio equipment for recording and monitoring – or for private listening and fine tuning of your samples, connect to the dedicated 1/8-inch headphone output
Control Software & MIDI Gear
MPX8 also has USB MIDI plus standard MIDI inputs and outputs. Control everything from music software on your laptop to outboard MIDI gear. The included USB cable and 1/8″-to-MIDI adapter makes connectivity an absolute breeze!
The Akai Professional Family | MPK Mini MKII | 25-Key USB MIDI Controller
The new MPK Mini MKII is an ultra-compact keyboard controller designed to easily fit in the laptop-toting musician’s backpack and still earn its spot on the desktop producer’s crowded table space.
For maximum portability, the MPK Mini MKII requires no software drivers or external power adapter for operation. It supports plug-and-play connectivity, features USB-MIDI, and powers up with a single USB connection to your computer.