Akai SynthStation49 is the first true iPad performance tool for
musicians. Working seamlessly with Akai Professional heralded
SynthStation software, SynthStation49 provides unparalleled music
creation capabilities, including direct in-app MIDI recording from
its velocity-sensitive keyboard, nine MPC-style drum pads, and an
array of transport controls. In addition to its integration with
the SynthStation app, SynthStation49 is also completely iOS
CoreMIDI compatible, making it instantly compatible with dozens of
music apps already in the App Store and hundreds more on the way.
Dock, power and position the iPad perfectly using the
adjustable-angled cradle, or establish commanding control over your
favorite computer software using SynthStation49 USB/MIDI port.
Professional outputs and extreme portability ensure youl be able to
take your sequences straight to the stage at a moments notice.
SynthStation49 is the only full-featured, professional keyboard
controller allowing direct MIDI performance recording onto an iPad.
Bridging Akai Professional popular MPK controllers with the
previously released SynthStation25, SynthStation49 provides immense
software control with forty-nine, full-size velocity-sensitive
keys, nine backlit MPC-style drum pads and full transport buttons.
An adjustable-angled dock for iPad allows the user to easily slide
their tablet into the SynthStation49 cradle and position the screen
to their preference.
SynthStation49 keyboard, pitch/modulation wheels and sustain pedal
input provide great feel and the essential controls for musicians
and producers to compose, record and perform. The nine drum pads of
SynthStation49 give users immediate, intuitive beat-creation
capabilities over the 50 classic and modern kits available within
the SynthStation software. Program, Sequence, Song select and
Transport buttons also provide quick navigation to the SynthStation
App most used components for a seamless, efficient workflow.
SynthStation49 also contains a stereo pair of professional " TRS
outputs with volume knob for easy connecting to other pro audio
equipment on stage or in the studio. A headphone output also lets
users practice and compose in private. The SynthStation49 USB port
can be connected directly to a Mac or PC computer to receive power
in addition to transmitting MIDI to and from music software a great
way to turn the SynthStation App or other CoreMIDI compatible App
into a sound module. You can even use SynthStation49 as a
traditional USB MIDI controller with your computer no iPad
- Portable, velocity-sensitive keyboard with pitch and modulation
- Nine velocity-sensitive MPC-style drum pads which light when
- Dedicated transport control buttons including Play, Pause and
- Play MIDI keyboard and drum pad performances into an iPad via
CoreMIDI or AkaiConnect apps
- Built-in, adjustable dock charges your iPad while positioning the
screen at the perfect angle
- USB port for connecting to a Mac or PC, receiving power and
controlling MIDI music software
- Professional " stereo outputs with volume control to connect
mixers, speakers and recording equipment
- Headphone output to practice and compose in private
- Create the tracks of tomorrow, today.