Compact Expressive MIDI Controller

US Topo T16 is an expressive MIDI controller with pressure-sensitive keys      24/04/24

Unknown Devices tells us that, featuring 16 pressure-sensitive keys, a touch-sensitive strip, and customizable play modes, the Topo T16 transforms your every keystroke into dynamic, nuanced MIDI data.

A spokesperson said, "Tailor the response curves, personalize the layout, and dive deep with the web-based configurator to make this controller your own. Whether you're playing, mixing, or exploring new sonic territories, the Topo T16 is the perfect companion to elevate your creativity."

Here's more details direct from the company...

Three main play modes are all customizable to your liking thanks to the powerful web configurator.

  • In Keyboard Mode Topo makes full use of its pressure sensing ability to convert your finger movements to Velocity and per-note Pressure Midi Messages.
  • In Joystick Mode, the keys control a virtual cursor on an XY plane, sending CC messages.
  • Fader Mode transforms the device into a 4-channel control surface, with each column of keys acting as individual faders.


The 4 independent banks allow you to store and recall your favorite setups.

Key Features:

  • 16 pressure-sensitive keys with velocity and aftertouch
  • Touch-sensitive strip for pitch bend, octave, mod, and bank control
  • Keyboard, Joystick (XY Pad), and Fader playback modes
  • Customizable key layout, scale, and root note
  • Web-based configurator for deep customization
  • USB-C connectivity, MIDI TRS output

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