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Take Control, Wherever you go
Go mobile without losing control. Akai Professional’s MPK Mini MKII is an ultra-compact keyboard controller designed for the travelling musician and the desktop producer.
With a cluster of production-centric in-demand hardware controls coupled with a slim-line ultra-portable footprint, MPK mini lets you record, compose and perform with virtual instruments, effect plugins and DAWs whenever inspiration strikes.
MPK Mini MKII includes all the essential tools for quickly laying down and expanding upon your musical ideas – all engineered using the industry-standard tools Akai Professional is famous for.
25 velocity-sensitive synth-action keys provide a natural action, capturing every subtle nuance of your performance. An innovative, eye-catching Four way thumbstick provides the ultimate tool for dynamic pitch and modulation performance effects. Eight backlit velocity-sensitive MPC-style pads and eight assignable Q-Link knobs provide core control and beat-making functionality specifically engineered for rapid production potential.
Whatever your needs, MPK Mini MKII provides essential functionality that’s ready to capture the idea in your head whenever inspiration strikes.
Dedicated Octave Up and Down buttons increase the keyboard to the full melodic range – ideal for playing basslines, chords, melodies and more. A conveniently located sustain pedal input provides expanded control for expressive, immersive performances. Finally, an onboard arpeggiator with adjustable resolution, range and modes facilitates simple, user-friendly and rapid creation of inspiring melodic lines.
For maximum portability, MPK mini requires no software drivers or external power adaptor for operation. Combining plug-and-play connectivity, a seamless USB-MIDI connection and power via a single USB connection to your Mac or PC, MPK Mini MKII is a portable production powerhouse.
Plus, for instant-recall of critical settings, four memory banks enable you to store hardware/software presets for rapid setup of your computer and MPK Mini MKII on the fly.
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4-way thumbstick for dynamic pitch and modulation control.
8 backlit velocity-sensitive MPC-style pads with Note Repeat & Full Level.
8 assignable Q-Link knobs for mixing, tweaking plug-ins, and more.
Comprehensive production software package included: Akai Pro MPC Essentials, SONiVOX Wobble, and Hybrid 3 by AIR Music Tech.