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The Akai MPD218 16-pad controller brings functional upgrades to the world famous MPD design. Whether you’re finger drumming or queuing up samples, 16 ultra-sensitive backlit MPC pads create a responsive experience. Take control over your effects with an expanded six-knob control set and maximize your sound with three sound banks, totaling 48 assignable pads.
The included USB cable powers the Akai MPD218 and transmits MIDI information. This compact, user-friendly controller offers the classic feel of MPD beat making to a DAW-based studio.
- 16 Backlit MPC Pads
- 48 Assignable Pads via 3 Banks
- 6 Assignable Potentiometers
- USB Powered, MIDI-over-USB
- Free Software Includes Ableton Live Lite, MPC Beats