Samson Graphite 49 joins Carbon 49 in delivering an all new range of 49-note USB MIDI Controller Keyboards, which come designed to make musical performance and production accessible to everyone. Samson Graphite 49 offers a highly versatile solution perfect for live performance and home studio applications. Graphite 49 features a semi-weighted keyboard that provides musicians with a responsive and expressive platform that is designed to feel more like an instrument than a controller.
Samson Graphite 49 features a semi-weighted keyboard that provides musicians with a responsive and expressive platform that is designed to feel more like an instrument than a controller. It comes equipped with velocity-sensitive keys that accurately capture the dynamics of a performance. With 49 keys, the Graphite 49’s pitch range is perfect for performing, while remaining highly portable.
Graphite 49 enables users to take full control of your DAW and virtual instruments with the controller functions. Graphite 49 features 9 faders, 8 encoders and 16 buttons, all customizable for the ultimate in hands-on control. Not only are they customizable, they can be programmed on-the-fly without the need for editor software. The Graphite 49’s large LCD screen displays the behavior of every function in real-time, enabling intuitive mapping with any software you’re using.
Samson Graphite 49 features 4 large velocity-sensitive trigger pads with aftertouch that can be easily programmed and assigned. Use them to tap out drum beats, cue one-shot samples or start and stop sequences. Expand your options further with a second bank of triggers, bringing the total to 8. With such versatility, the trigger pads are a vital performance and recording feature of the Graphite 49.
Samson Graphite 49 also comes bundled with Native Instrument’s Komplete Elements 8 virtual instrument software that offers a comprehensive selection of studio-quality sounds, effects and tools for modern music production, composition and sound design. With over 3GB of samples, Komplete provides you with more than 1,000 premium sounds and 3 mighty player engines – all carefully compiled to provide a strong toolkit for both stage and studio. It’s a ready-to-roll professional software package for all production styles.