Akai MPK249 Controller Keyboard, Limited Edition All Black

Akai MPK249 Controller Keyboard, Limited Edition All Black


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Introducing the magnificent Akai MPK249 Controller Keyboard, now available in the captivating limited edition All Black finish. This remarkable instrument combines unparalleled functionality with a sleek and sophisticated design. With its 49-key keyboard featuring aftertouch, 16 mesmerizing RGB-illuminated pads, and 24 assignable Q-Link controllers, the MPK249 empowers musicians to unlock their true artistic potential.

Seamlessly integrated software including Ableton Live Lite, Hybrid 3, SONiVOX Twist, and MPC Beats elevates your sonic journey to new heights. In addition, MIDI connectivity, pitch bend and modulation controls, as well as assignable footswitch and expression jacks, ensure limitless creative expression. Embrace the allure of the Akai MPK249 All Black and embark on an extraordinary musical odyssey.

Key Features:

  • Capture Your Authentic Performance - The MPK249 Black is the ultimate controller for both live performances and studio settings. It rocks a 49-key keyboard with Aftertouch and a 4x4 grid of pads directly borrowed from the iconic MPC line. The keyboard is velocity-sensitive, capturing all the subtle nuances of your performance. Plus, with the octave up and down buttons, you can explore the entire dynamic range to create killer leads, basslines, and harmonies, all in one convenient place.
  • Exceptional Functionality - The MPC249 Black comes equipped with 16 RGB-illuminated pads that provide an ideal platform for triggering samples, one-shots, and creating beats on the fly. You can even expand the number of pads to 64 by utilizing the 4 available banks. What's more, it features the iconic Classic MPC Note Repeat, Full Level, and an onboard arpeggiator, allowing you to infuse your music with dynamic flair and craft complex melodies with ease.
  • Total Control & Expression Possibilities - The MPK249 consolidates all your DAW control needs into one seamless unit. In addition to its keyboard and pads, you'll have 24 assignable Q-Link controllers at your fingertips, including 8 knobs, faders, and switches. Moreover, the 5-pin MIDI port allows you to send and receive MIDI data to and from your instruments. The onboard pitch bend, modulation, and octave controls further enhance your creative possibilities, all in a compact and road-tested design. Plus, with 1 assignable footswitch jack and 1 expression jack, you can add natural, piano-style sustain and elevate your performances to the next level.
  • Pro-Grade Software - With the Akai Professional MPK249, you'll receive a bundle of free software to enhance your music production. This includes Ableton Live Lite, Hybrid 3, SONiVOX Twist, and MPC Beats. These powerful tools cover everything from DAW capabilities to virtual synths and sample editing, providing everything you need to take your music to the next level.

Akai MPK249 Controller Keyboard, Limited Edition All Black Specifications:

  • 49 semi-weighted, full-sized keys with aftertouch
  • 16 RGB-illuminated, MPC pads with each with 4 banks for 64 pads
  • 24 assignable Q-Link controllers including knobs, faders and switches
  • MPC Note Repeat, MPC Swing, and arpeggiator for advanced rhythmic and melodic manipulation
  • MIDI input/output
  • USB-powered for maximum compatibility
  • Production software package includes: Ableton Live Lite, Hybrid 3, SONiVOX Twist 2.0
  • Includes VIP Software - the ground-breaking, award-winning music software platform that provides musicians and composers with a powerful hands-on control solution for their virtual instrument and virtual effect collection
  • Includes MPC Beats Software
More Information
Manufacturer Akai Professional
SKU 333594
Shipping Weight (kg) 7.600000
Warranty 2 Years
Number of Keys 49 keys
Key Action Ribbon / Touch


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