Akai MPC X Special Edition
- 4GB of RAM for sampling and recording
- 48GB of internal storage (Over 16GB for user storage)
- 25 + MPC Plugin Instrument Collection including Fabric XL synthesizer
- 10.1-inch Full-color multi-gesture touch display
- 16 Touch-capacitive Q-Links knobs with OLED screens
- 4 Selectable Inputs: (2) XLR /14-inch Combo Jacks with Switchable Phantom Power
- 8 outputs: Balanced 14-inch Jack/ Turntable RCA input w/ ground
- Onboard Wi-Fi / BlueTooth
- Iconic Akai retro colorway
- Works as a control surface for MPC 2 Software, for Mac & PC (Included)
The Akai MPC X Special Edition is a professional standalone music production center designed for music producers and performers. The MPC X is a popular model of the Akai MPC series, and the Special Edition comes with additional features and upgrades.
The MPC X Special Edition features a large, full-color 10.1-inch multi-touch display, which provides a clear and intuitive interface for creating and manipulating sounds. The MPC X also features 16 velocity and pressure-sensitive pads, which allow for expressive and dynamic performance. Additionally, the MPC X has a built-in synthesizer, effects processor, and mixer, providing users with a complete music production solution.
One of the standout features of the MPC X Special Edition is its connectivity options. The device includes 8 CV/Gate outputs, which allow users to connect to external modular synthesizers and other gear. The MPC X also features built-in Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and Ethernet connectivity, making it easy to connect to other devices and networks.
Another notable feature of the MPC X Special Edition is its storage capacity. The device includes a 2TB solid-state drive, providing ample space for storing and organizing samples, sounds, and projects. The MPC X also includes 8 configurable CV/Gate outputs, 2 USB 3.0 ports, and an SD card slot.
Overall, the Akai MPC X Special Edition is a powerful and versatile music production center that is designed for professionals who demand the best in performance, sound quality, and connectivity. With its large multi-touch display, expressive pads, built-in synthesizer and effects, and extensive connectivity options, the MPC X Special Edition is an excellent choice for producers and performers who need a complete and flexible music production solution.
- (16) velocity- and pressure-sensitive pads, RGB-backlit
- (8) banks accessible via Pad Bank buttons
- (16) 360° touch-sensitive Q-Link knobs for parameter adjustment (1) 360° encoder for display navigation and selection via push (7) 270° knobs for gain, mix & level adjustment
- (63) dedicated-function buttons
- 10.1 / 257 mm (diagonal)
- 8.5 x 5.5 / 216 x 139 mm (width x height)
- Full-color LED-backlit display with touch interface
- Processor Quad-core ARM® processor
- RAM 4 GB
- Storage 48 GB (over 16 GB available for user storage)
- via power adapter (19 V, 3.42 A, center-positive, included)
- (2) XLR+1/4 (6.35 mm) TRS inputs (Input 1/2)
- (2) 1/4 (6.35 mm) TRS inputs (Input 3/4: 1 stereo pair)
- (2) 1/4 (6.35 mm) TS instrument inputs (Inst 1/2)
- (2) RCA inputs (Input 3/4: 1 stereo pair, phono- or line-level)
- (2) 1/4 (6.35 mm) TS footswitch inputs (FS 1/2)
- (2) 5-pin MIDI inputs (8) 1/4 (6.35 mm) TRS outputs (Main L/R, Outputs 3/47/8: 4 stereo pairs)
- (4) 5-pin MIDI outputs
- (8) 1/8 (3.5 mm) CV/Gate outputs
- (1) 1/4 (6.35 mm) stereo headphone output
- (1) 1/8 (3.5 mm) stereo headphone output
- (2) USB Type-A ports (1) USB Type-B port
- (1) SD card slot (1) power adapter input
- 19.9 x 16.7 x 3.4 / 50.5 x 42.4 x 8.7 cm (display flat) 19.9 x 15.3 x 8.4 / 50.5 x 38.8 x 21.4 cm (display upright)
- 12.57 lbs. 5.66 kg