Akai Professional MPC Live II

Akai Professional MPC Live II



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The Akai Professional MPC Live II is the second iteration of the hugely popular and powerful music production centre with fantastic new features and upgrades.

Ready When Inspiration Strikes

Self-contained, the Akai MPC Live II can be used as a standalone unit.

With the option for battery operation and everything you need to create music contained within the Akai MPC Live 2, this music production centre allows you to create music whenever and wherever you want.

It even has a built-in stereo monitoring system so you can listen to your music right from the device itself.

Plus, with a wide range of inputs and outputs, you can connect to a computer or a multitude of other devices for limitless production potential.

Akai Professional MPC Live II Key Features:

  • Standalone MPC – no computer required
  • Built-in monitors
  • 7-inch high-resolution multi-touch display
  • 16 velocity-sensitive RGB pads
  • Internal, rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Also acts as a control surface for MPC 2 software
  • Phono and line-level inputs
  • 3 x Stereo outputs (6 x Mono)
  • 2 x 5-pin MIDI In, 2 x 5-pin MIDI Out
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB onboard storage
  • Full-size SD card slot
  • User-expandable 2.5-inch SATA drive connector (SSD or HDD)
  • 2 x USB-A 3.0 slots for thumb drives or MIDI controllers
  • 4 TRS CV/Gate jacks, 8 outputs total
  • Wi-Fi & Bluetooth enabled
  • Ableton Link for cross-platform collaboration
  • MPC 2.9 Firmware Update: now includes 8 all-new synth engines, powering 9 incredible DrymSynth plugins
  • Includes 3-Months Free Access to Splice

MPC 2.9 Firmware Update

Whether you're a producer, live performer, or DAWless jammer, this could well be the update you've been waiting for!

This excellent update sees the inclusion of the wonderful DrumSynth addon to your production tools, adding unparalleled rythmic power to your already impressive toolset.

DrumSynth Key Features

  • Build and design any synthesised drum sound
  • Powerful sound generators driven by completely new FM synthesis, analogue & physical modelling, and
  • sample-based algorithms
  • 8 Individual Engines: Kick, Snare, Clap, Percussion, Tom, Crash, Hi Hat, and Ride
  • Built-in sound effects, including Transient Shaper, Tuning, EQ, Compression, Delay, Reverb and more
  • Multi-Mode to access all 8 engines simultaneously
  • Save and store your designs to user presets

To download this update simply head on over to the official Akai Professional website at www.akaipro.com, and click on the appropriate product page for the download link and installation instructions.

Built-In Stereo Monitor

Akai's MPC Live II is the first MPC device with a built-in stereo monitoring system.

Designed from scratch, this monitor features a dual tweeter-woofer system. As a result, you get fantastic sound with all the details of your production reproduced to hear whenever you want.

Furthermore, you can hook up your studio speakers and turn off the built-in monitors to get another perspective on your sound with ease.

Full Force MPC

The Akai MPC Live II features the same multi-core processor found in the MPC X and includes all the features you'd want from a modern MPC.

Using the 16 RGB pad format you've got lots of intuitive performance potential.

The bright, 7-inch touch screen display makes editing your samples a breeze too.

On top of that, you also have four capacitive-touch knobs so you've got great, tactile control over all your critical functions.

There's also a collection of dedicated buttons that have been set out for optimised workflow.

Incredibly Mobile and Packed with Connectivity

The modern producer needs versatility and mobility.

That's why the Akao MPC Live II features three stereo 1/4" TRS outputs (six mono) along with phone/line-level inputs, USB, MIDI, four TRS CV/Gate Outputs and even Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity.

With your modern production work taking place in various studios and even on the move, the Akai MPC Live II gives you all the tools you need to keep creating music the way you need.

Buy the Akai MPC Live II from PMT Online now for incredible versatility, portability and performance in an amazing standalone MPC with great connectivity options.

More Information
Manufacturer Akai Professional
SKU 310550
Shipping Weight (kg) 5.000000


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