Akai MPK249

$399.00
In stock & ready to ship!


Performance Keyboard Controller

  • 49 semi-weighted, full-size keys with aftertouch
  • 16 RGB-illuminated MPC pads
  • Production software package included

The Akai Professional MPK249 is a performance pad and keyboard controller that combines deep software integration, enhanced workflow, and core technologies from the iconic MPC line.

Got questions about the Akai MPK249? Hit us up on Live Chatchat

Genuine MPC Pads

With the MPK249, you can incorporate genuine MPC workflow into your productions. MPC Note Repeat and 16 Levels make it easy to build sequences using the MPC-style pads, and MPC Swing gets you that organic groove that made MPCS so legendary.

Made to Play

It comes equipped with 49 semi-weighted, full-size keys and a premium piano-style keybed for unprecedented response and natural feel. Each key is velocity-sensitive and outfitted with aftertouch for dynamic, expressive performances and recordings.

Goodies

Armed with powerful production software—Ableton Live Lite and MPC Essentials. Ableton Live Lite is a fluid audio/MIDI environment that enables you to spontaneously compose, record, remix, improvise, and edit musical ideas.

Features:
  • 49 semi-weighted, full-size keys with aftertouch
  • 16 RGB-illuminated MPC pads each with 4 banks for 64 pads
  • 24 assignable Q-Link controllers include knobs, faders, and switches (8 of each)
  • Revamped control layout with backlit LCD screen
  • iOS compatibility using the Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit (sold separately)
  • USB-MIDI with 5-pin MIDI input & output
  • Comprehensive transport and parameter controls for hands-on DAW integration
  • MPC Note Repeat, MPC Swing, and arpeggiator for advanced rhythmic and melodic manipulation
  • MPC Full Level, 16 Levels, Tap Tempo, and Time Division assist with dynamics and tempo
  • Pitch bend, modulation, and octave controls for expressive recording and performing
  • 1 assignable footswitch jack and 1 expression jack
  • USB power and plug-and-play connectivity
Included Software:
  • The Akai MPK2 series comes with amazing software so you can start creating right out of the box. Below is the list of included software that comes with the MPK2 series.
  • Production software package included: Ableton Live Lite, Hybrid 3 by AIR Music Tech, SONiVOX Twist 2.0, and Akai Pro MPC Essentials (downloads)
  • Includes VIP3.0 - the ground-breaking, award-winning music software platform that provides musicians and composers with a powerful hands-on control solution for their virtual instrument and virtual effect collection

Please visit our support page for technical and order support. Or check out our forums and join our community discussion.

You recently viewed

Clear recently viewed

Why DJ TechTools?

  • Every order directly supports the DJ community
  • Free shipping on most products to the US
  • Fast inexpensive shipping options to Europe
  • Professional DJ staff is online and ready to help
  • Best price guarantee
  • Every purchase is backed by the DJ TechTools "way cool" guarantee with easy returns
  • Pay securely via Amazon Pay, Apple Pay, GPay,  PayPal, credit and debit cards or get easy financing via Affirm and PayPal Credit
Equipment-warrenties Authorized Great-customer-service Great-deals Returns Safe-and-secure