Your entry point into a world of pro production starts with Akai Professional MPK Mini Mk3. Everything the modern producer demands is here: universal compatibility for instant integration with your favorite host music production application, compact size, an arsenal of pads and assignable controls that let you take compete command of every aspect of your production and an enhanced dynamic keybed that guarantees your performance is captured with every subtle inflection. For the beginner, MPK Mini is a complete package with every tool you need to create hit songs from the get-go. For the working professional, MPK Mini is the ultimate musical Swiss Army knife, ready to deliver on any musical task.
25 mini keys with enhanced keybed provide incredible dynamic expression and precise articulation
Brilliant OLED display for immediate parameter feedback
8 bankable MPC performance pads with legendary Note Repeat and Full Level functions
8 endless knobs
4-way joystick for pitch and modulation control
Class-compliant USB connectivity
Sustain pedal input jack
Sturdy design and build quality
1,500+ sounds and complete music production software 'starter kit' including MPC Beats, 6 virtual instruments (Bassline, Tubesynth, Electric, Hybrid 3, Mini Grand, Velvet) and 2GB of sound content
Ultimate performer MPK Mini features an enhanced dynamic keybed, delivering a piano key performance fit for the world's finest keyboard players. From grand pianos to searing synth leads and lush electric pianos, this keybed guarantees you'll get the best out of any playing style and virtual instrument.
MPC pad power Add that human touch to your drum tracks with 8 pads pulled right from Akai Professional's flagship MPC series. These bankable velocity-sensitive backlit MPC pads deliver the perfect touch for precise drumming and melodic sample playback that even the most demanding performers will find unmatched.
Get hands-on with your production MPK Mini's rotary knobs give you immediate control of any assignable parameter in your music applications. Tweak that EQ with precision, change up your synth sounds on the fly, make that reverb wetter and mix to perfection – whatever you want to control, it's ready to be assigned.
Feedback where you need it MPK Mini's OLED display places must-have visual feedback right where you need it, including DAW mode selection, velocity, CC, and so much more. Spend more time focusing on your music and less on your computer screen.
Complete music production starter kit Start with a DAW based on the legendary MPC workflow, add in drum and sample expansion packs that industry pros use and top it all off with the most versatile virtual plug-in instruments available today – the possibilities are endless. MPK Mini gives you all the tools to reach whatever level of success you set out to attain. Featured software includes MPC Beats, AIR Hybrid, Mini Grand, Velvet and assorted MPC expansion packs.
MPC Beats software Whatever you set out to achieve, MPC Beats will get you started. Incorporating the finest parts of the legendary MPC workflow, MPC Beats features all the essential tools for pro production. Edit samples, mix down your tracks with world class audio effects, find any sound with the same synth engines found on Akai Professional's legendary MPCs, record audio and much more.
Sounds Feel confident in your productions with a sample collection from some of the finest sound designers, including F9 Instruments, Decap, Sample Tools by Cr2, MSX Sound Design and much more. Everything you need is here: premium and versatile kick drums, snares, 808s, melodic loops and must-have keygroup instruments for any melodic line imaginable.