Alesis V49

USB MIDI Controller Keyboard

  • 49 Velocity sensitive keys
  • Pitch bend- and modulation wheels
  • 8 Velocity sensitive pads with blue LED illumination
  • 4 Assignable rotary encoders and buttons
  • Sustain pedal input
  • Incl. USB cable, Ableton Live Lite software (download), xpand!2 by AIR Music Tech software (download)
  • Dimensions: 955 x 244 x 114 mm

Further Information

Aftertouch No
Split Zones 0
Layer function No
Pitch Bend / Modulation Yes
Rotary Encoder 4
Fader 0
Pads 8
Display No
MIDI Interface No
Sustain Pedal Connection Yes
USB-port Yes
Mains Operation No
Battery Operation No
Bus-Powered Yes

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Milan S, 21.02.2020
I use this product to learn to play starting from almost 0 experience.
The build quality is better then I was expecting. You do not need anything better for the beginning.

From the software side it is "plug and play" product so you don't need to install drivers, but... You need to know how to set up software so that you don't have any lag between playing and listening . I must say, this is not the problem because of this keyboard but you should have that in mind when you want to use MIDI controllers on PC.
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Home Recorder, 18.11.2018
I have been looking for a lot of midi keyboards that comes with more than 6 pads. My final decision was to buy this Alesis V49. At the beginning, I was quite worried because this product seemed like it has several problems. The two main problems that I saw in others' review are: 1. Squeaky noise made from the keys; 2. Double triggering of the drum pads.
For me, Problem 1 did not happen for me until now, even though I have been using this product for about two months, but I actually faced the second problem on the 7th and the 8th pads. It only happens when I don't press them strongly enough, however, it it really annoying in the point that it makes the sensitivity function useless.

Apart from the well-known problems, this midi keyboard is good within this price range. The keys are full-sized and heavy (not smooth at all, but keep in mind that this keyboard with 8 pads is 98 euros, which is relatively cheap). If I have to recommend a mastering keyboard within a budget of 100euros, I would recommend this product.

Pros:
1. It does its job.
2. The blue light from pads and switches are relaxing and eye candying.

Cons:
1. Some pads have double triggering issues.
2. The keys are not really smooth.
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theScrew, 27.01.2020
I bought this keyboard to produce and practice piano at home. The size is great because there's no features that make it unnecessarily large in any direction and the knobs, pads and other buttons are pretty practical. The only downside I see in this keyboard are the pads, their sensitivity is a bit odd: you have to hit or press hard to activate them, but they become very sensitive once they're activated.
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I love it!
Eldar1, 16.10.2020
I love it! This is my first mid-keyboard, so I have nothing to compare with. But At first sight I fell in love with this midi keyboard. Just look at this! Isn't it amazing? :D
cons: pads problem
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