Akai LPK25 Wireless MIDI Controller

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  • 25-Key Ultra-Compact Keyboard Controller
  • Velocity-Sensitive Min-Keyboard
  • On-Board Arpeggiator
  • Wireless Bluetooth Connectivity

Akai LPK25 Wireless MIDI Controller

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The Akai LPK25 Wireless MIDI Controller is a compact, 25-key MIDI keyboard featuring wireless Bluetooth and USB MIDI connections. The built-in wireless Bluetooth connection frees you from the restraints of tedious cables and tangled setups. The ultra-portable design will fit into a backpack or laptop case, allowing you to transport and take the unit anywhere you go. The Akai LPK25 is powered either by USB cable or 3 AA batteries for added portability. The 25-note velocity-sensitive keybed is designed for a natural playing style, allowing you to record velocity as well as notation. Octave up and Octave down buttons are also incorporated allowing you to switch between different octave ranges for added versatility.

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Free Reason 10 Lite DAW Software

Once you have registered your Akai MIDI Controller, you are given a free copy of the new Reason 10 Lite DAW software. Take your new Akai product and let your creativity flourish immediately, with a wide range of professional production and mixing tools available at the touch of a button. The plug-and-play support from Akai gives you immediate access to 9 premium instruments, 11 effect processors, over 2GB of sample library and Softube guitar and bass amplifiers, as well as expansive options for VST and Rack Extension plugins.

Velocity-Sensitive Keys

The Akai LPK25 Wireless MIDI Controller features a 25-note velocity-sensitive keybed as well as Octave Up and Octave Down buttons to span different octaves for added versatility. The velocity-sensitive keys give you a more of a natural playing feel, emulating the feel of an acoustic piano for enhanced dynamics. The synth-action keys are perfect for playing bass lines, chord progressions, finger-drumming and more. The LPK25 also features a customisable arpeggiator for added melodic control.

Seamless Integration

The Akai LPK25’s customisable controls add to its versatility, giving you 4 onboard programmable memory banks, available for instant recall of a range of settings including the arpeggiation type, range tempo settings and more. The class compliant design of the Akai LPK25 offers effortless integration, eliminating the need to download and install drivers. The Akai LPK25 is designed to make setting up easier than ever before, with seamless integration with most popular DAW applications. The ultra-stable Bluetooth LE4 connection with intuitive pairing ensures minimal dropouts and optimal performance value.

Portable Yet Powerful

The ultra-compact design of the Akai LPK25 makes it highly portable and ideal for taking with you wherever you go. The integrated Bluetooth wireless connection allows you to eliminate tedious cable setups, allowing you to get setup and started straight away with a connection range of up to 30 metres. This frees you from the restraints of cables and allows you to play wherever you are in the room. The small size makes it perfect for transportation, perfect for your backpack, laptop bag and more. The Akai LPK25 is powered either by a USB cable plugged into your computer or with 3 AA batteries (not included).

Features

  • 25 velocity-sensitive mini-keyboard keys capture every subtlety and nuance of your performance
  • Arpeggiator, sustain pedal input, octave up and down and tap tempo controls for instant generation of melodic ideas on the fly
  • MIDI over Bluetooth to iOS and Mac OS X (Bluetooth LE4); MIDI over USB to Mac OS X and Windows
  • Works with virtually all audio software – perfect for controlling soft-synths and sequencing MIDI Data
  • Plug-and-play USB connection for Mac and PC requires no driver installation
  • Small enough to fit in a backpack or laptop bag
  • Four programmable memory banks for instant recall of personal control preferences
  • Comes with editor software for Mac and PC for defining and recalling internally stored programs
  • USB- or battery-powered (3 AA, not included

Specifications

  • Keyboard: 25 keys, velocity-sensitive, 11-octave range (127 MIDI notes)
  • Arpeggiator:
    • Range: 1-4 octaves
    • Modes: Up, Down, Inclusive, Exclusive, Order, Random Latching (toggle) or momentary functionality
    • Time Divisions: 1/4-note, 1/4-note triplet, 1/8-note, 1/8-note triplet, 1/16-note, 1/16note triplet, 1/32-note, or 1/32-note triplet
    • Tempo: 30–240 BPM via Tap Tempo button (internal sync). Based on software tempo (external sync)
  • Programs: 4 stored programs, configurable via free downloadable editor software
  • Bluetooth: Profile | 4.0 Bluetooth Low Energy (LE) | Range * | Over 100 feet / 30.5 metres
  • Power: Via USB or (3) AA batteries
  • Dimensions: 14.37” x 4.88” x 1.42” (365 x 124 x 36 mm)
  • Weight: 0.49 kg (1.08lbs)