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Akai Professional MPC Live II Standalone Sampler and Sequencer Features:


  • A compact standalone DAW that lets you untether from your PC or AC
  • Classic sampling workstation with the flexibility of a modern DAW
  • Built-in stereo speaker system delivers immersive sound wherever you go
  • 7-inch high-resolution multitouch display complements streamlined controls
  • 16 of the best velocity-/pressure-sensitive pads you'll ever feel
  • Internal, rechargeable lithium-ion battery can run for up to 6 hours
  • Firmware 2.10 introduces 14 new plug-ins: 4 instruments (Hype, Solina, Odyssey, and Mellotron), 7 insert effects (Half Speed, Diode Clipper, Stutter, Diffuser Delay, Sample Delay, Limiter, and Granulator), and AIR Vocal Insert Effect Suite (Vocal Tuner, Vocal Doubler, and Vocal Harmonizer)
  • Option to plug USB class-compliant interfaces directly in for DAW-less recording of vocals and instruments
  • MPC Drum and Keygroup Engine Enhancements such as Akai Pro Sample Tail, Dedicated Pitch Envelope, and Keygroup Portamento
  • Brand-new drum pad effects including Ringmod, Bitcrush, and Decimator
  • MIDI Multi capability enables you to take command of all of your external MIDI gear
  • CV/gate outputs for analog control of synthesizers, drum machines, and similar equipment
  • 16GB of internal storage, external hard drive support, full-size SD card slot, and USB-A 3.0 slots for thumb drives
  • Wi-Fi and Bluetooth enabled offers wireless connectivity
  • Splice integration for fast, easy access to your sample library
  • Ableton Link for cross-platform collaboration

Tech Specs


  • Type:Standalone Sampler and Sequencer with Built-in Speakers
  • Internal Sound Engine:Multicore system with plugin instruments, multi-sampled keygroup instruments, and drum expansion libraries
  • Screen:7" Multi-touch display
  • Pads:16 x Velocity-sensitive RGB Pads, Full-sized
  • Other Controllers:4 x Encoder Q-Link Knobs
  • Sounds:10GB pre-installed content including 3 MPC instrument plugins, multi sampled keygroup instruments and drum expansion libraries
  • Sequencer:128-track MIDI, 8-track Audio
  • Looper:Yes
  • Sampling:Advanced Sampling & Audio Editing/Recording, Auto Sample
  • Analog Inputs:2 x 1/4" TRS (L/R), 1 x Dual RCA Stereo
  • Analog Outputs:2 x 1/4" (master L/R), 4 x 1/4" TRS
  • Headphones:1 x 1/4" TRS
  • MIDI I/O:2 x In, 2 x Out, USB, Bluetooth
  • Other I/O:Ethernet (Link), 4 x 1/8" (stereo CV/Gate)
  • USB:2 x Type A 3.0, 1 x Type B
  • Bluetooth:Yes (MIDI)
  • Storage:2GB RAM, 16GB Onboard Storage, SD Card Slot, Expandable SSD 2.5" Bay
  • Software:MPC 2 software
  • Compatibility:VST compatible (controller mode)
  • OS Requirements - Mac:OS X 10.13 or later
  • OS Requirements - PC:Windows 8.1 or later
  • Power Source:19V DC power supply (included) / Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery (up to 4 hours)

Akai Professional MPC Live II Standalone Sampler and Sequencer

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