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Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol A61

Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol A61



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The Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol A61 delivers all the core functionality of the S61 without breaking the bank.

A 61-note USB MIDI Keyboard with full Komplete Kontrol software integration, responsive performance control and seamless DAW integration make this a must have for any level of music producer.

Hands-on Kontrol

Featuring 61 semi-weighted custom keys, pre-mapped control over hundreds of VST Plug-Ins via Komplete Kontrol and an OLED display, the A-Series A61 is a no-brainer for speeding up your workflow without breaking the bank.

No other keyboard in this price range offers so much control and functionality for music making.


The A Series Keyboards offer many of the core features that have made the Komplete Kontrol keyboards the new industry standard for songwriters, producers and composers. An OLED Display, Tag-Based Preset Browsing, Touch-Sensitive MIDI Controls and Smart Play Chord functionality make it one of the best MIDI Keyboards in its price range.

If you want a rugged, reliable USB MIDI Keyboard that offers deeper DAW integration and easy mapping to your favourite plug-ins, you can't go wrong with the A61.

Komplete Kontrol A61 Key Features:

  • Smart, streamlined keyboard controller for all your virtual instruments and effects
  • Affordable entry point into the NI world
  • Best-in-class, semi-weighted custom NI keybed  (61 Keys)
  • Informative OLED display for at-a-glance navigation
  • 8 x touch-sensitive control knobs
  • Ergonomic pitch and mod wheels
  • 4-directional push encoder for one-handed sound browsing and project navigation
  • Tag-based preset browsing via the KOMPLETE KONTROL Software: Find sounds quickly and hear instant previews
  • Smart Play: Over 100 mapped scales and modes, play chord progressions and arpeggios with single keys, or map any scale to white keys only
  • Pre-mapped control of KOMPLETE Instruments and Effects
  • Pre-Mapped to 100s of NKS compatible plug-ins from leading VST manufacturers
  • Full VSTi and VST FX support
  • Deep integration with MASCHINE software
  • Intuitive control over Logic Pro X, Ableton Live, and GarageBand DAWs at launch.
  • Cubase and Nuendo integration coming soon after initial release
  • TRS pedal input, assignable to sustain or expression
  • USB 2.0 bus powered
  • Can be used / assigned as a MIDI controller
  • Includes a comprehensive collection of KOMPLETE Instruments and Effects, KOMPLETE KONTROL Software, and MASCHINE ESSENTIALS

Komplete Kontrol Software Integration

By simply loading up the Komplete Kontrol instrument on a Instrument channel strip, you can browse presets by instrument, genre, timbre and mood without spending hours clicking with a mouse. The A61 features touch-sensitive dials and encoders for quick browsing and sound selection.

As well as Native's own Komplete plug-in library, Komplete Kontrol also comes with auto-mapping for hundreds of NKS-compatible Plug-In manufacturers like Rob Papen, Spectrasonics, Arturia, plus many more.

Komplete Kontrol A61 is fully compatible with a wide range of DAWs including Logic Pro X, Ableton Live and Garageband. More DAW support for Cubase and Nuendo to be added with future updates to the Komplete Kontrol software and hardware!

Smart Play

The Komplete Kontrol A61 features over 100 mapped scales and modes, all integrated within the hardware and software. Instantly choose your favourite root key, and select a massive variety of Western, Chromatic, Jazz, Eastern and World Music scales. If you've got limited Music Theory knowledge and want to take your music to the next level, Komplete Kontrol is the way to go.

Instantly work out seamless progressions and arpeggios by playing with single keys, or map any scale to white keys only. Songwriting and beatmaking is now easier than ever before.

Native Plug-Ins Included

A61 comes shipped with some of Native Instruments' most coveted Plug-Ins to get you started, straight out the box. Featuring Kontakt 6 Player, Reaktor 6 Player, Maschine Essentials, The Gentleman (Piano), Reaktor Prism and Monark synthesizers, and the Scarbee Mark I electric piano. Plus many more below!

Included Software Instruments:

  • The Gentleman - Classic Upright Piano
  • Monark - Iconic Mono Synth
  • Scarbee Mark 1 - Electric Piano
  • Reaktor Prism - Polyphonic Synthesizer
  • Reaktor Blocks Wired - Modular Synths
  • Reaktor 6 Player - Powerful Player For Reaktor Instruments
  • Kontakt 6 Player - Including 50 Instruments
  • Guitar Rig 5 Player - Custom Amp, 17 Cabinets, And 13 Effects
  • Komplete Kontrol Software
  • Maschine Essentials

Komplete Kontrol A61 Specifications:

  • Dimensions: 984 x 257 x 89mm / 32.3" x 10.1" x 3.5"
  • Weight: 4.7kg / 10.4 lbs


More Information
Manufacturer Native Instruments
SKU 181166
Shipping Weight (kg) 8.060000
Software Included KOMPLETE Instruments and Effects, KOMPLETE KONTROL Software, and MASCHINE ESSENTIALS
Power Supply USB Bus Powered
MPN 25244
Number of Keys 61 keys
Key Action Semi-Weighted


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