Akai's New Bluetooth L Series Controllers

     23/11/16

Buying Choices

Akai's new Bluetooth Controllers have just been launched - the LPK25 and LPD8 are battery powered mini controllers that let you work in the field, or in this case on some scenic coastal headland being strafed by drones, as you like.

The LPK25 Wireless - available now ($99/£?)

  • Supports Bluetooth MIDI for iOS and Mac OS X
  • USB-MIDI controller works with virtually all audio software
  • 25 velocity-sensitive mini-keyboard keys
  • Arpeggiator, sustain pedal input, octave up and down and tap tempo controls
  • Plug-and-play USB connection for Mac and PC; no driver installation required
  • Four programmable memory banks
  • Comes with editor software for Mac and PC
  • USB bus or battery powered (3 AA, not included)

LPD8 Wireless - available now £69.99

  • MIDI over Bluetooth to iOS, Mac OS X and Windows
  • USB MIDI, works with virtually any music software or DAW
  • 8 backlit velocity-sensitive drum pads to send note or program changes
  • 8 assignable knobs for controlling virtually any parameter
  • 4 programmable memory banks
  • Editing software for Mac and PC included
  • USB bus or battery powered (3 AA, not included)
  • Plug-and-play USB connection for Mac and PC, no driver required

 

z

More From: AKAI
Even more news...

 



More Videos

Featured Video
Arturia MiniBrute 2 

See it in action

Meet The Makers: Tom Carpenter of Analogue Solutions 

It all starts with the front panel design


Presentation: Roland System 500 New Analogue Modules 

510, 505, 555 and 532 available soon


Sonic LAB: iZotope VocalSynth2 Demo 

New Vocal Synthesizer with new features


Sonic LAB: Trace Elliot Elf Micro Amp and Transit B Premp 

Gaz Williams takes a look