Akai MPD 232

USB Controller

  • 64 Channel, 32 Step sequencer
  • 16 Velocity and pressure sensitive MPC pads (backlit with RGB) and 4 banks
  • 8 Assignable faders
  • 8 Assignable Q-Link rotary knobs
  • 8 Assignable Q-Link buttons
  • 72 Controls accessible via 3 banks
  • Classic MPC Note Repeat, MPC Swing
  • 16 Level, Full Level and Tap Tempo
  • 30 Presets in total
  • With configurations for most popular DAWs
  • Works with virtually any MIDI software or hardware
  • iOS compatible via the Camera Connection Kit (available separately, not included!)
  • MIDI in- and outputs for controlling other equipment
  • System: Mac, PC
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 423 x 253 x 44 mm
  • Weight: 1.6 kg
  • Incl. Ableton Live Lite (download is required)
  • Power supply (6V DC, 1 A, centre-positive): Article Nr 192043 (not included)

Further information

USB Yes
Bluetooth No
5-pole DIN MIDI Yes
Ethernet No
Pads 16
Diplay Yes
Rotary Knobs 9
Fader(s) 8
Drawbar No
Expansion No
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Mpd 232

Michele9870, 18.09.2015
Sono stati i primi ad averla in catalogo thomann si e' dimostrato veramente il nr. 1 in europa. In quanto ad Akai Mpd 232 io posseggo anche la versione precedente e devo dire che questa e' stata nettamente migliorata sia come prestazioni e sia come ingombro. Ottima.
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Akaid ale

17.06.2016
Ideal for driving my multiple plug-ins dedicated to drum kit samples and other rhythmic fantasies. The editing software seems very easy to use. So the beast takes up a little room on the desk, but it has all that is needed, neither less nor more, be it the controller part or the pad part.
The pads are "firm" (not rigid like on an R8), just as firm as buffers for drum kit and there I do not feel exotic and it is a real treat to have this similarity. Good the case is plastic now, black on orange background, it is clean and no more.
Just a small annoyance, the indicator of the Tap Tempo button that blinks as soon as you turn on the device, then for my case it is entitled to a thickness of gaffer and I store a small brush, like what this damn button To that even a utility, the brush also ...
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