Akai MPK Mini Plus
The new MPK Mini Plus gives musicians and Live Performers complete creative control, delivering ultimate feel and expression. Along with next-generation performance tools, advanced connectivity easily unites all your favorite studio devices for complete and comprehensive hardware integration in a compact 3-octave design.
- 8 RGB-backlit MPC Drum Pads
- Step Sequencer
- CV/Gate I/O
- 5-pin MIDI In/MIDI Out
- Dedicated Pitch Bend and Modulation Wheels
- Assignable Joystick Controller
- DAW Transport Controls
- 8 Assignable Rotary Knobs
37 KEYS - GEN 2 DYNAMIC KEYBED
MPK Mini Plus features 37 keys with the Gen 2 Dynamic Keybed for extensive melodic and harmonic creation. 3 full octaves for two-handed chords, arpeggiation, solos and soundscapes on incredibly playable keys with a wider velocity range, delivering world-class dynamics and response.
CREATIVE STEP/LIVE SEQUENCER / ARPEGGIATOR
For those creative moments or DAW-less jam sessions, the built-in polyphonic 2-track step/live Sequencer instantly captures new melodic and drum patterns. 8 notes of polyphony per step, 16 notes per drum step and a built-in arpeggiator provide endless creative possibilities.
REAL MPC DRUM PADS
8 velocity-sensitive RGB-backlit MPC drum pads provide the backbone for playing dynamic beats and programming drums, as well as assigning program changes and activating additional CC parameters.
ASSIGNABLE 360-ROTARY KNOBS
Choose effects with the 8 assignable 360 dials for each function, including filters, automation, pan controls and more. Add depth and dimension to your tracks by writing accurate automation.
CHORDS AND SCALES MODES
MPK Mini Plus has two modes to simplify and accurately enhance your performances. Chords Mode plays multiple notes and inversions with a single key, and Scales Mode allows the keybed to play only notes in the selected scale. Many creative options are available for both modes, along with 15 scalesettings.
The MPK Mini Plus has special Transport Controls for total integration into your DAW. Transport Controls help you stay involved in the creative workflow with dedicated Play, Stop, Record, Loop and Locator buttons.
REAL PITCH AND MODULATION WHEELS
With more keys, your music needs new ways to add feel and expression, so the MPK Mini Plus adds dedicated Pitch Bend and Modulation Wheel controllers to really bring all keyboard performances to life.