Akai MPK49 was the first of the MPK range of USB Midi Controller Keyboards to be launched from Akai. Akai MPK49 has established the MPK series as a formidable range of Midi controllers and developed a superb reputation for delivering superb feel backed up by an awesome feature set, which even includes the legendary MPC trigger pads!
MPK49 features a 49-note semi weighted Akai keyboard, 12 genuine MPC trigger pads, 12 controllers and a host of assignable buttons that makes this the ideal Midi controller keyboard for driving your software sequencer and for playing virtual instruments, whether a killer synth or a virtual drum suite.
The MPC-style trigger pads on the Akai MPK49 offer 12 function levels and MPC Swing, which can be applied to both Note Repeat and Arpeggio functions. Tap Tempo and time-division buttons allow for real-time control of Note Repeat and Arpeggio clock speeds. The Akai MPK49 delivers an amazing 72 assignable controls, with assignable inputs that include an expression pedal, footswitch, pitch bend and modulation wheel. Discover the next generation of USB/MIDI controllers - Step up to the Akai MPK49.