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Akai Professional MPK261 | 61-Key USB MIDI Keyboard & Drum Pad Controller with LCD Screen (16 Pads / 8 Knobs / 8 Faders), VIP Software Download Included

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  • All-in-one controller with keyboard and trigger pads for performing live and composing in studio
  • 61 semi-weighted, full-size keys with pressure sensitivity
  • 16 RGB-illuminated MPC-style pads (64 assignable via 4 banks)
  • 8 control knobs, 8 faders, and 8 switches (24 assignable each via 3 banks)
  • Includes VIP - 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
  • Please Note: This keyboard does not come with a traditional power adapter since the keyboard is mainly used with a computer, and the USB cable is the power cable because the computer fully powers the keyboard

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With MPK261, experience the ultimate in playing response from a controller equally suited to studio and live performance scenarios alike. The MPK261 comes equipped with 61 semi-weighted, full-size keys and a premium Akai Professional piano-style keybed for unprecedented response and natural feel. A dynamic, expressive response and faithful capture of every subtle nuance of your performance is guaranteed thanks to MPK261’s velocity-sensitive keybed with aftertouch. In addition, onboard Octave Up and Down controls allow players to access the entire melodic range – perfect for bass lines, piano harmony, solo leads and much more.

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Item Dimensions 12.28 x 36.65 x 3.39 in 7.08 x 12.36 x 1.8 in 11.52 x 36 x 3.48 in 38.98 x 4.72 x 12.6 in 10 x 40.4 x 2.8 in 12.4 x 44.1 x 4.53 in
Item Weight 16.1 lbs 1.63 lbs 12.13 lbs 9.26 lbs 11.5 lbs 13 lbs

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The Akai Professional MPK2 series of performance pad and keyboard controllers are an all-in-one controller solution for studio composers and live music performers. The MPK2 series combines deep software integration, enhanced workflow, and core technologies from the iconic line of MPC workstations with a keyboard for maximum flexibility without complication.

The MPK261 features 61 semi-weighted keys with aftertouch pressure sensitivity; 16 MPC-style pads with RGB feedback; 8 Q-Link knobs, faders, and switches; and onboard transport buttons. Four pad banks expand the number of assignable pads to 64 total, and three banks expand assignable knobs, faders, and switches to 24 each.

Plus, MPK261 is optimized to interface directly with your Mac or PC with USB power and plug-and-play connectivity.

Technical Specs

  • Note Keys: (61) keys; semi-weighted, velocity-sensitive; 10-octave range with octave up/down buttons or transposition
  • Pads: (16) pads; velocity- and pressure-sensitive; (4) banks
  • Faders: (8) faders; (3) banks
  • Knobs: (8) 360º encoders; (3) banks
  • Switches: 8 switches; LED-backlit; (3) banks
  • Inputs / Outputs
    • (1) USB port
    • (1) 1/4” (6.35mm) TRS expression pedal input
    • (2) 1/4” (6.35mm) TS sustain pedal or footswitch inputs
    • (1) 5-pin MIDI in
    • (1) 5-pin MIDI out
  • Power: via computer USB bus or USB charger (sold separately) via power adapter (sold separately): 6V DC, 1A, center-positive
  • Dimensions (width x depth x height): 35.63” x 12.25” x 3.38”
  • Weight: 15.1 lbs

Box Contents

  • MPK261
  • USB Cable
  • Quickstart Guide
  • Safety & Warranty Manual


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