M-Audio Keystation 49 II USB MIDI Keyboard
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M-Audio Keystation 49 II USB MIDI Keyboard M-Audio Keystation 49 II USB MIDI Keyboard M-Audio Keystation 49 II USB MIDI Keyboard

M-Audio Keystation 49 II USB MIDI Keyboard

by M-Audio
The M-Audio Keystation 49 has gained an almost-legendary status amongst music producers around the world. Lightweight, durable and easy to u..

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The M-Audio Keystation 49 has gained an almost-legendary status amongst music producers around the world. Lightweight, durable and easy to use, the Keystation 49 II offers a responsive, velocity-sensitive keybed for recording and practicing music via MIDI.

49-note USB MIDI Keyboard with a comprehensive software bundle in the box

An extended 4-octave, 49 note keybed allows for expressive two-handed playing with full-size, velocity sensitive keys which make it the perfect choice for programming drum grooves, piano, synth and basslines into your software. Being USB Bus Powered, you can simply connect the Keystation 49 via USB to your laptop or computer and be up and running instantly. No complicated set-ups, no manuals required!

The MK2 version of the Keystation 49 features a new Transport Control section, which minimises the amount of time you need to spend going back and forth to your mouse - particularly useful when recording multiple takes or sequences.

Key Features

  • 49 full-size, velocity-sensitive, synth-action keys
  • 2 advanced function buttons for sending MIDI messages
  • Pitch and modulation wheels; volume/control slider
  • Transport controls for controlling your DAW without a mouse
  • Powered via USB or 9-volt power adapter (sold separately)
  • Mac OS X and Windows class compliant for plug-and-play operation
  • Works with iPad (iPad Camera Connection Kit required)
  • Advanced function button for programming
  • Input jack for optional sustain pedal
  • Octave up/down buttons to extend keyboard range
  • Includes Ableton Live Lite and SONiVOX Eighty-Eight Ensemble virtual piano software
  • Includes 2GB (500+ sample) cutting-edge sound library from leading content developer Touch Loops.
  • Includes Pro Tools | First

Software Suite

Bundled with the Keystation II Series is a full-featured software suite providing users with instant creative potential with access to a world-class DAW and thousands of premium virtual instrument patches. Ableton Live Lite has quickly grown to become one of the industry-standard sequencers for recording, writing and editing music from scratch. With powerful audio and MIDI editing tools, Ableton Live Lite is the perfect host for the bundled SoniVox Eighty-Eight Ensemble piano plug-in. With access to hundreds of piano and synth sounds straight out the box, the Keystation 49 II will have you writing and recording melodies in no time.

NEW Includes 2GB Sound Library of In-Demand Sound Content From Touch Loops

Spark that initial idea or add the finishing touch to your latest masterpiece – whatever your production needs, Touch Loops’ 2GB sample library doesn’t disappoint! Based in Los Angeles and London, Touch Loops equips customers with the most cutting-edge sound elements, instruments, hardware, and software recordings, expertly curated by a team of professional music producers and sound designers. Now included with Keystation 49, this 500+ sound library provides everything from must-have one shot drum hits to sultry melodic loops and deep, driving bass - whatever your project demands, this expertly curated sample content arms you with cutting-edge content to realise it!

NEW Includes Pro Tools First

First isn’t a stripped-down application. It's based on the same music creation and audio production tools that award-winning artists, musicians, producers, engineers, and mixers rely on every day. All built on the rock-solid, great-sounding Pro Tools audio engine. Over 70% of all commercial music is produced using Pro Tools.

Pro Tools | First opens the door to a career in professional music production. Start learning the essential workflows required to succeed in the industry.


Weight (kg)1.0000
Software Includedsonivox eighty - eight ensemble virtual piano instrument, ableton live lite (works with apple's camera connection kit for use with ios devices)
Power Supplyusb bus powered
USB ConnectionYes
Warranty2 years
Number of Keys49 keys

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