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Akai Advance 61 - Professional Midi Keyboard Controller

Estimated price for orientation: 449 $

Category: MIDI Keyboards and Controllers

Interface: MIDI (DIN) In, MIDI (DIN) Out, USB In Model: Advance 61
Brand: Akai

Seller DescriptionThis item is being sold as open boxed. The box was open for demo purposes. All manufacturer seals and packaging are as new. Original package item all all included. The product has also ben unregistered so the buyer can re-register as new.The Advance 25 from Akai Professional is a 25-key, USB MIDI controller that also features eight MPC drum pads with RGB back-lit illumination. The keyboard boasts an integrated high-resolution full-color 4.3-inch display, which in tandem with the included Virtual Instrument Player (VIP) software application, provides real-time control and feedback of your favorite VSTi virtual instruments. These features and more make the Advance 25 a formidable MIDI control solution whether you're on-stage or in the studio.The keyboard's 25 semi-weighted keys are velocity-sensitive with aftertouch, and the drum pads feature velocity- and pressure-sensitivity. With 8 endless and continuously variable control knobs, transport control, pattern arpeggiator, and MPC-style functions such as note repeat and time-division, the Advance 25 offers a deep feature set for producing professional-quality music.Advance Keyboard FeaturesKeyboards for advanced virtual instrument performanceIntegrated 4.3-inch high-resolution full-color screen with dedicated interface buttonsScreen provides 1:1, real-time feedback of plugin parametesIncludes Virtual Instrument Player software for unprecedented virtual instrument preset management, control mapping and multi patch creation25 Premium, semi-weighted velocity-sensitive keybed aftertouch8 endless and continuously variable control knobs8 velocity- and pressure-sensitive MPC pads with RGB illuminationDedicated pad bank, transport control, octave, and performance buttonsNote repeat, time-division, pattern arpeggiator, and tap-tempo buttonsRubberized Pitch and Modulation wheelsExpression pedal and footswitch inputsUSB and 5-pin MIDI Input/Output for use with any MIDI capable software or hardwareFunctions as a standalone controllerIncluded sounds: Vacuum Pro, Loom, Hybrid 3, Xpand!2, Velvet, Transfuser, and Creative FX Collection Plus by AIR Music Tech, Eighty Eight Ensemble by SONiVOX and exclusive artist launch packs from TOOLROOM RECORDS (downloads). Plus, there are 100's of other VI's and sounds from a growing list of partners, available for purchase, downloadable from the VIP Store.Available in 25-, 49-, and 61- key sizes
Advance Virtual Instrument Player Software FeaturesPlays virtually every VSTi-compatible pluginOperates as a standalone virtual instrument player for your computerAlso operates as a plugin within any AU, VST, or AAX compatible DAWOrganizes your plugin collection with intuitive browsing by plugin, artist collection, instrument type, timbre, and moreAccess, edit and mix up to 8 virtual instruments at one timeSetlist feature lets live performers switch between patches from any plugin instantly from the keyboardExtensive key zone splitting, custom mapping, and instrument mixing optionsPre-mapped to hundreds of industry-leading virtual instrumentsUnlimited instances of VIP may be run in a DAWCondition
Open box in manufacturers original package