Akai MPD 226

USB Controller

  • 16 Velocity and pressure sensitive MPC pads (backlit with RGB) and 4 banks
  • 4 Assignable faders
  • 4 Assignable Q-Link rotary knobs
  • 4 Assignable Q-Link buttons
  • 36 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
  • 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): 330 x 253 x 48 mm
  • Weight: 1 kg
  • Incl. Ableton Live Lite (download is required)

Further information

USB Yes
5-pole DIN MIDI Yes
Ethernet No
Pads 16
Diplay Yes
Rotary Knobs 5
Fader(s) 4
Drawbar No
Expansion No
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still on learning curve.

John8116, 02.12.2017
Very pretty and well made. Steep learning curve for first time users of Ableton Live lite. I still have not been able to get it up and running for recording, or live use. I paid for a tutorial but the guy got confused and left me a bit stranded. Youtube videos are not very helpful for beginners and there is nothing intuitive about this operation. I will persist and hopefully fulfill my expectations.
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Excellent

Silvestro, 18.08.2015
I just bought it (August 12, 2015).
No negative points about this product, tried with Ableton Live 9 and battery vst.
Incredible sensitivity of the pads, it seems to have an MPC in the hands.
The new design makes it light but very sturdy with beautiful finishes contrary to what I thought about plastic.
A perfect color rendering, the knobs are plastic but seem to me reliable in the long term.
Nothing to say, thanks Akai, great value!
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