KORG microKEY USB Powered Keyboard
Product Ref: 18236
KORG microKEY USB Powered KeyboardDetails
KORG microKEY USB POWERED KEYBOARD - The perfect choice for controlling your computer music software - in production or in performance The microKEY is slim, lightweight, USB powered and compatible with all of you computer music software; use it to create your own compact and customized command center.
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The microKEY features 37 velocity-sensing mini keys, using the same Natural Touch keybed found on the Korg microKORG XL Analog Modeling Synthesizer/Vocoder and microSTATION Music Workstation. This keybed has been designed with careful attention to the touch and feel. The proportions of the black keys and white "waterfall" keys have been adjusted for optimal playability, and the key touch makes it easy to play chords, glissandos, and rapid-fire phrases. The microKEY accurately conveys the dynamics of your performance to any software package.
Extended Range and Expression
The Octave Shift buttons extend the range of the microKEY by four octaves in either direction - up or down. The Key Transpose allows you to play in any key instantly. Used together, these two features provide access to the entire MIDI note range. For adding tasty expression to your performance, the microKEY is also equipped with both a Pitch Bend wheel and a Modulation wheel.
Your new microKEY serves double-duty as a USB hub. The two USB ports (Type A) allow you to expand your custom control center by adding on a Korg nanoPAD or nanoKONTROL - or any other USB device!
Free Editing Software
Download the free "KORG KONTROL Editor" and customize the microKEY for your production or performance system. Using the editor software, you can set the keyboard to respond to one of eight distinct velocity curves, or set a fixed velocity value. In addition, the range of the modulation wheel can be customized by setting minimum and maximum control change values.
*KORG KONTROL Editor can be downloaded from Korg.com and Korg distributer's website in your country.
Play Today with microKEY's Software License Bundle
The microKEY ships with the following software licenses and discount coupons so you can start making music right away.
USB MIDI keyboard - thin, lightweight, and USB-powered
37 velocity-sensitive mini keys
Comfortable and easy-to-play Natural Touch keyboard
Octave Shift and Key Transpose features access the full MIDI note range
Pitch Bend and Modulation wheels add expression to your performance
Dual USB ports are ideal for adding Korg's nanoPAD or nanoKONTROL (or other USB devices) to your setup
- Keyboard: 37 mini keys; Natural Touch, Velocity-sensing keybed
- Controllers: Pitch bend wheel, Modulation wheel; Octave Up, Octave Down buttons
- Connections: USB: Type A (x 2); Type B (x1)
- Power: USB bus power
- Power Consumption: < 500mA
- Dimensions: (W x D x H): 565 x 139 x 54 mm/ 22.24 x 5.47 x 2.13 in.
- Weight: 1.0kg/ 2.21lbs.
- Accessories: USB cable
To view more detailed specifications and system requirements, please download the PDF from the link below
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