Akai Professional MPC One

Akai Professional MPC One

The Akai Professional MPC One ushers in a new age of beatmaking, with a new addition to their 'standalone' MPC lineup with all the tools a modern producer needs for seamless music creation. Next...
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The Akai Professional MPC One ushers in a new age of beatmaking, with a new addition to their 'standalone' MPC lineup with all the tools a modern producer needs for seamless music creation.

Next-Gen Standalone Music Production Centre

Following the instant success of the MPC X and MPC Live, the new MPC One aims to deliver a completely seamless, fluid workflow and next-generation features to the MPC family. All wrapped up in a rugged, road-ready enclosure to withstanding everything you throw at it.

Powered by the most powerful processor found in any standalone production device, MPC is controlled by a 7" multi-touch colour interface and an intuitive touch key layout. Akai Professional have somehow packed all the core features of the MPC X into a compact form factor. With its unprecedented combination of sheer production power, compact size and incredible price point, the MPC One establishes an unmatched standard for capability and value.

MPC One even includes seamless Splice integration, so you can browse, access and pull in the world's most extensive sonic library to your project, in an instant. No more copying files to flash drives or floppy disks. The next generation of MPC is here!

Akai Professional MPC One Key Features:

  • Standalone MPC - no computer required
  • Powered by MPC Software 2
  • Powerful Multicore System from the MPC Live and MPC X
  • 16 velocity-sensitive RGB Pads
  • 7" high-resolution multi-touch display
  • 2GB RAM, 4GB of on-board storage
  • Mac & PC Controller for MPC Software 2 (Included)
  • Stereo Line-Level Inputs
  • MIDI In and MIDI Out
  • 8 x CV/Gate Outputs using 1/8-inch (3.5mm) TRS cables (mono TS cable compatible)
  • 2 x USB-A 3.0 Slots for thumb drives or MIDI Controllers
  • SD card slot

MPC 2.8 Update

With this latest update, the MPC 2.8 Desktop Software gives you MIDI maps for popular Ableton, Arturia, Korg, M-Audio and Native Instruments controllers.

The MPC 2.8 Firmware update also gives you a whole range of great new features.

A number of refinements to the MIDI capabilities of your MPC device give you evenore flexibility than ever before.

Time Correct has been tweaked to give you dedicated On/off settings that are separate to the TC division parameter.

Using the standalone MPC firmware, you can now create custom note mapping for any programme type.

Available on the MPC Live, One and Touch devices, when you touch Q-Link you can now get clear visual feedback on the TUI parameter and its value.

MPC 2.8 also gives you a new audio time-stretch algorithm. First found in the Akai Professional Force, ProTen is an efficient time-stretch algorithm that provides incredible audio quality.

With the MPC 2.8 firmware update you get all this and more along with a number of stability and reliability improvements.

Powered by MPC Software 2

Akai Professional's reimagined MPC 2 Software drives MPC One in both standalone and controller modes. This is a cutting-edge production suite combining 128-track sequencing capability, real-time time stretching, clip-launch functionality, advanced MIDI editing capability, VST compatibility in controller mode, operation as a standalone application on Mac & PC, advanced sampling & audio editing/recording functionality, seamless DAW integration, a redesigned GUI and much more.

Whether you're seeking freedom from computer-based music production or searching for the perfect controller for DAW-centric creative exploration, MPC 2 Software delivers the ultimate in adaptive creative versatility.

Connect Hardware and Software

The MPC One is ready to work with your current studio environment and will grow with you as your needs expand. Connect your USB controller or line-level 1/4-inch instruments. Control your MIDI devices and your CV/Gate modules & racks. And there's no need to worry about interconnectivity, since MPC One is ready to work seamlessly alongside pro music production gear.

With Splice natively embedded in MPC One, you will experience immediate network access to your own Splice library directly from the touch user interface.

Pre-Loaded with Great Sounds

Akai Professional MPC One comes loaded with 2GB of new drum sample & loop collections, curated specifically for this new hardware, delivering a library full of hard-hitting, dynamic drum sounds, sure to impress the most demanding creators. The MPC One features the signature synth engines Electric, Tubesynth and Bassline as well as the worldclass AIR FX for mixing & mastering.

Want to add more sounds? Not a problem, the Akai Professional MPC One ships with 4GB of internal Micro SD storage, a built-in SD Card sslot and USB Drive slot for immediate access to your personal sample libraries.

With MPC One, artists have everything they need to deliver impressive, professional productions and streaming-ready records.

Akai Professional MPC One Technical Specifications:


  • 16 x Velocity- And Pressure-sensitive Pads, RGB-backlit 8 x Banks Accessible Via Pad Bank Buttons


  • 4 x 360 degree Touch-sensitive Q-link Knobs
  • 4 x Q-link Knob Columns Accessible Via Q-link Button
  • 1 x 360 degree Encoder For Display Navigation And Selection Via Push


  • 31 x Dedicated Function Buttons; Red-, Amber-, Or Green-backlit


  • 7.0" / 177mm (diagonal)
  • 5.9" x 3.7" / 151 x 94mm (Width x Height)
  • Full-Colour LED-Backlit Display With Touch Interface


  • Processor: Quad-core Arm Processor
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Storage: 2GB User Storage, 2GB Pre-installed Content


  • 2 x 1/4" (6.35mm) Trs Inputs (1 Stereo Pair)
  • 2 x 1/4" (6.35mm) Trs Outputs (1 Stereo Pair)
  • 1 x 1/8" (3.5mm) Stereo Headphone Output
  • 1 x 5-pin Midi Inputs
  • 1 x 5-pin Midi Outputs
  • 4 x CV/gate Outputs
  • 1 x USB Type-a Port
  • 1 x USB Type-b Port
  • 1 x SD Card Slot
  • 1 x Power Adapter Input


  • Via Power Adapter: 19v, 3.42a, Centre-positive, Included
  • Dimensions (width x Depth x Height): 10.7" x 10.7" x 2.1" (272 x 272 x 53mm)
  • Weight: 4.7 Lbs / 2.1kg
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Manufacturer Akai Professional
SKU 309058
Shipping Weight (kg) 2.000000


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