Arturia KeyLab 88 Hammer Action Hybrid MIDI Controller
Arturia KeyLab 88 Hammer Action Hybrid MIDI ControllerDetails
The Arturia KeyLab 88 Hammer-Action Hybrid MIDI Controller is a full sized MIDI controller keyboard that gives you the response of a natural acoustic piano, while adding maximum control for shaping and tweaking your sound in your favourite DAW. The Arturia KeyLab 88 provides you with in-depth control over your favourite synths and software with assignable knobs, fades, and drum pads, allowing for maximum expression in a performance. The Arturia succeeds at being a powerful piano instrument, as well as being a universal MIDI controller that is compatible with any third-party software and hardware. It is the ideal MIDI controller keyboard for modern keyboard players, pianists, performers, and producers. Additionally, Analog Lab is included providing you with over 5000 high-quality presets with tweakable parameters.
Product Ref: 46283View Full Description
Buy on finance from £17.72 per month Finance from £17.72 per month
Please note: This is only available where all items in the order are dispatched in a single delivery.
To make it as easy as possible for you to get the gear you want, we offer a range of instant finance options. If you spend £250 or more online, you can choose to pay over 48, 36 or 24 months. The majority of decisions are given instantly, so you could get your new gear sooner than you thought!
To help you understand how our finance options work, the examples below are based on a total order value of £250:
|Finance||APR||Deposit to Pay||Payments||Total Payable|
|Classic Credit 48 Months 14.9%||14.9%||No Deposit||48 months: £6.83 |
Final payment: £6.83
No settlement fee
|Classic Credit 36 Months 15.9%||15.9%||No Deposit||36 months: £8.65 |
Final payment: £8.65
No settlement fee
|Classic Credit 24 Months 18.9%||18.9%||No Deposit||24 months: £12.41 |
Final payment: £12.41
No settlement fee
How to Apply
Applying for finance couldn't be easier - if your order totals £250 or more, simply proceed through the checkout as normal, then select Pay by Finance on the payment page, then click the orange APPLY FOR INSTANT FINANCE button. This will start your application with V12 Retail Finance, our finance partner, and completing this form should take approximately 10 minutes.
You should get an instant answer on whether your application has been successful, though in some rare cases V12 may need to look at the application in more detail.
Please note: This is only available on orders placed via the website consisting of a single delivery, and is not available in store or via phone currently.
Full DescriptionView Full Description
Comments from customers who bought this item:
Extensive Array Of Controls
The Arturia KeyLab 88 is made for performance and maximum expression both in the studio and on stage. It features a range of controls that allow you to tweak, edit, and filter your selected preset to shape and mould the sound you want. It is the perfect companion for the modern producer and performer. The Keylab 88 features several switches, encoders, faders, and 16 velocity and pressure-sensitive pads that allows you to modify your sound. Its controls can be configured for practically any MIDI purpose, providing flexibility. The pads can be used to trigger samples, play chords, sweep filters, and more. With a range of on-board controls, pads, and parameters, the KeyLab 88 strives to give the user freedom over the full-size keybed.
Control External Hardware & Software
Arturia KeyLab 88 offers a new depth of control over your favourite synths and software. The KeyLab 88 can be connected up using MIDI for your external synthesizers. It is USB class-compliant, so it is compatible with any other music software you own, allowing you to use it in your favourite DAW. The keyboard can act as a universal MIDI controller, allowing it to be compatible with third-party software and hardware. MIDI assignments can be customised using the screen or included MIDI Control Center software.
The KeyLab 88 keyboard gives you full access to Arturia's Analog Lab software. The keyboard is already preassigned to work with the included software, giving you in-depth control for shaping your sound. Control filter cutoff, resonance, ADSR envelopes, and much more. Analog Lab provides you with over 5000 preset sounds over a range of the V Collection instruments. Load up high-quality sounds instantly, and tweak parameters to your liking for producing or performing with. Easily browse through the library with lightning-fast speed, and quickly access the sound you need. Once you have found your sound, start exploring the parameters and dive deeper into sound editing.
A Solution For The Modern Pianist
As well as including Analog Lab, the Arturia KeyLab 88 also comes bundled with 2 virtual piano instruments. Combined with the hammer-action keyboard and quality virtual piano sounds, the KeyLab 88 offers a realistic piano experience for the modern pianist. Included is the UVI Acoustic Grand Piano, a sample-based instrument that provides you with a realistic emulation of the Steinway Model D Concert Grand. The second piano included is the Piano V, which features 9 different world-class pianos that have been precisely crafted using Arturia's modeling technology.
- 88-note hammer-action fatar keybed with velocity and aftertouch
- Includes Analog Lab with 5000 synth sounds
- Includes Piano V, and UVI Acoustic Grand Piano
- 32-digit LCD screen
- Easy & quick browsing system
- In-depth preset editing
- Straightforward editing, with a complete array of parameters for tweaking assigned (directly assigned to KeyLab 88 controls)
- Use with Analog Lab or with any other MIDI software
- Functions as a universal MIDI controller
- USB class-compliant
- Dimensions: 1295 x 350 x 110mm
- Weight: 13kg
- 2 clickable encoders
- 6 transport switches
- 1 modulation wheel
- 1 pitch bend wheel
- 2 banks of 10 encoders
- 2 banks of 9 sliders
- 10 assignable switches
- 16 backlit pads with velocity and pressure sensitivity
- MIDI in & out
- Sustain pedal
- Expression pedal
- AUX footswitch
- Breath controller
The product price includes 6 years' warranty and 180 day money back guarantee.
However, the Gear4music extended warranty scheme provides an enhanced service, and is designed to offer a higher level of protection than many 'free' warranties offered by some retailers and manufacturers.
The highlights of this enhanced warranty service are:
- Warranty is extended to 6 years from the date of delivery.
- Our Money Back guarantee is extended from 30 days to 180 days (terms apply after 30 days)
- Collection and delivery costs are included for the first 2 years
- Claim 50% cash back on the cost of the policy after 6 years if it has not been used!
- Warranty is transferable if the item is re-sold
- Loan or replacement equipment will be provided if the product isn't repaired within 30 days
- If an item can not be repaired, a similar alternative product or cash discount (as defined in this policy) will be offered
- The policy can be cancelled within 30 days, and at any time after that for a pro-rata discount
Please note that this extended warranty is currently only available on products sold within the EU or EEA, and is subject to the terms and conditions as detailed on the extended warranty certificate provided.
For customers in outlying areas of the country, the price of the Extended Warranty may be marginally higher, due to the potential for higher collection and redelivery transport costs.
This enhanced warranty is in addition to the standard Gear4music and manufacturer warranty policies, and the Gear4music terms and conditions of trade. No statement or condition of sale contained within these terms affects or restricts your statutory rights as defined under the Consumer Contracts Regulation 2014.
Once the product is delivered, you have 180 days to decide that you definitely want to keep it. If you decide it is not suitable for any reason, you can return it back to us for replacement or full refund, including standard delivery charges.
All Products are new unless stated, and include a minimum of 2 years warranty.
Some items are only eligible for money back guarantee if they are returned to us unused and sealed in the original packaging, and in the case of software, unregistered. These items include:
- CDs & DVDs
- In-ear Monitors
- Earplugs and Ear Protection
- Mouthpieces, Reeds etc… for Woodwind and Brass instruments
- Mouth / Lip Care Products
We are unable to accept returns of any custom made items designed to work together as a unique package, such as computer system built to a customer’s personal specifications. Exceptions may only be possible with prior agreement of the vendor, and may be subject to a cancellation fee.
If you also purchase items that do not qualify for free delivery, some delivery charges may be applied to your order which will be shown in your shopping basket.