Akai Professional LPK25 Wireless MIDI Controller
- MIDI over Bluetooth to iOS and Mac OS X (Bluetooth LE4); MIDI over USB to Mac OS X and Windows
- Works with virtually all audio software - perfect for controlling soft-synths and sequencing MIDI Data
- 25 velocity-sensitive mini-keyboard keys capture every subtlety and nuance of your performance
- Arpeggiator, sustain pedal input, octave up and down and tap tempo controls for instant generation of melodic ideas on the fly
- Plug-and-play USB connection for Mac and PC requires no driver installation
- Small enough to fit in a backpack or laptop bag
- Four programmable memory banks for instant recall of personal control preferences
- Comes with editor software for Mac and PC for defining and recalling internally stored programs
- USB- or battery-powered (3 AA, not included)
Reason Lite Features:
- Plug-and-play support for AKAI MIDI controllers
- Studio grade recording and mixing tools to polish your creations to perfection
- 9 premium instruments: Synths, samplers, drum machines
- 11 effect processors: reverb, delay, EQ, distortion and much more
- Guitar and bass amplifiers from Softube
- 2+GB of included sounds, loops and samples
- Extend your sound with VST and Rack Extension plugins
- Keyboard: 25 keys, velocity-sensitive
11-octave range (127 MIDI notes)
- Arpeggiator: Range | 1-4 octaves
Modes | Up, Down, Inclusive, Exclusive, Order, Random Latching (toggle) or momentary functionality
Time Divisions | 1/4-note, 1/4-note triplet, 1/8-note, 1/8-note triplet, 1/16-note, 1/16- note triplet, 1/32-note, or 1/32-note triplet
Tempo | 30-240 BPM via Tap Tempo button (internal sync). Based on software tempo (external sync)
- Programs: 4 stored programs, configurable via free downloadable editor software
- Bluetooth: Profile | 4.0 Bluetooth Low Energy (LE Range* | Over 100 feet / 30.5 meters
- Connections: (1) USB port (1) 1/4" (6.35 mm) TS sustain pedal input
- Power: Via USB or (3) AA batteries
- Dimensions: (width x depth x height) 14.37" x 4.88" x 1.42" 365 x 124 x 36 mm
- Weight: 1.08 lbs. 0.49 kg
The Akai Professional LPK25 Wireless MIDI Controller is a compact and portable 25-key keyboard controller with wireless Bluetooth connectivity. The Akai Professional LPK25 Wireless is perfect for the musician on the move and will fit easily into a laptop case, backpack or messenger bag for extreme portability.
Production In Your Pocket
Experience the power to produce whenever inspiration strikes with Akai Professional's LPK25 Wireless. Measuring at under 15" and weighing in at just over 1lbs, LPK25 Wireless fuses core keyboard functionality with an ultra portable footprint that easily fits into a laptop case, backpack or messenger bag. With a bullet-proof Bluetooth ready specification that covers a 30 meters range coupled with on-board power via 3 AA Batteries, LPK25 Wireless empowers mobile producers and performers with the unrestricted freedom to create, underpinned by a travel-friendly, satisfying production experience suitable for iOS, Mac OS X (Bluetooth LE4 & USB) and computer-based creation alike. Welcome to production anywhere.
Natural Feel, Expressive Performance
Akai Professional's legacy as the leading manufacturer in keybed technology is iconic. Centre stage on the LPK25 Wireless are 25 velocity-sensitive mini-keyboard synthaction keys, expandable to the full melodic range using dedicated Octave Up and Octave Down buttons - perfect for playing bass lines, lead parts or chord progressions. For instant inspiration and rapid generation of melodic motifs, LPK25 Wireless includes a full-featured on-board arpeggiator - fully customizable by range, arpeggiator mode and time divisions for total melodic control, empowering users to create unique melodic and harmonic riffs in seconds.
Akai Professional understand your production and creative process is unique. With LPK25 Wireless, 4 onboard programmable memory banks are available for instant recall of personalized arpeggiator configurations - manage tempo settings, arpeggiation type, range and mode for a controller experience that is specifically tailored to your production and performance preference. Plus, store and manage all your programs using the LPK25 Wireless editor software for Mac and PC (download) for a performance platform that readily adapts to whatever the situation demands.
Seamless, Effortless Setup
Whether you're an iOS producer or a computer-based DAW user, LPK25 Wireless' class compliant specification guarantees seamless, effortless integration into your production setting without the added nuisance of installing drivers. No batteries, no problem! LPK25 Wireless connects to your PC or Mac via USB for a traditional control-based production experience. Loose the wires without losing control - LPK25 Wireless' seamless, ultra-stable Bluetooth LE4 connection (iOS and Mac OS X Only) with intuitive pairing empowers users with an unrestricted production experience, freeing you to sit back, relax and focus on what's important - your performance!
Combining plug-and-play support for Akai Professional MIDI controllers, a comprehensive selection of studio grade production and mixing tools, 9 premium instruments, 11 effect processors, Softube powered guitar & bass amplifiers, an immense genre-spanning 2+GB sample library and expansion options via VST and Rack Extension Plugins, Reason Lite provides the ultimate platform for immersive production, hard-wired for immediate creative exploration with Akai Professional's industry-standard controller line-up.