Akai Professional

Akai Professional user reviews

  • Akai Professional Advance 49

    Akai Professional Advance 49 - "A great MIDI keyboard - a not-so-great software"

    12/20/15

    After a whole weekend spent getting used to this Advance 49 keyboard, my first conclusions: an excellent keyboard, very pleasant to be played, with great egonomics. On the other hand, the VIP software that comes with it is what I'd technically call "…

  • Akai Professional MPC5000

    Akai Professional MPC5000 - "all round equipment " has images

    02/21/15

    Bought this unit after a testdrive for weeks. It may have the name and purpose as a drum machine / sampler but it is much much more. This unit replaces my apple when i'm on the road. It will be my recorder, sequencer,sampler and editor. At home…

  • Akai Professional Head Rush

    Akai Professional Head Rush - "Awesome Loop Pedal"

    10/14/14

    This is a 3 in 1 effect pedal. You get Delay, Tape Echo and a Looper. The Delay is a very cool sounding effect with delay time of up to 23.8 seconds. The tape echo allows you to make use of the 4 outputs, so if you have 4 amps or speakers availa…

  • Akai Professional MPC2500

    Akai Professional MPC2500 - "A great upgrade from MPC2000"

    10/02/14

    Most of the famous hip hop producers consider the AKAI MPC as a main tool in the process of creating music. It is a drum machine, which isn’t created for hip hop, but has shaped the genre in the form you can see today. Numerous drum machines have bee…

  • Akai Professional GX-630D

    Akai Professional GX-630D - "Great entry machine, get one!" has images

    09/25/14

    I wanted a Reel To Reel for years. And i wanted a machine which i am capable of servicing and there shouldn`t be that big hassle when i need parts. After digging into the matter i came to Akai. This Brand has a lot of Fans and quite a lot of them ar…

  • Akai Professional MPK Mini MKII

    Akai Professional MPK Mini MKII - "GREAT COMPACT MIDI CONTROLLER!"

    09/01/14

    The AKAI MPK mini is a 2 octave midi controller with a size that is perfect for you to take everywhere with you. But although it has a small size it still pack a BIG punch, containing 8 pads in 2 banks for a total of 16 programable pads as well as 8 …

  • Akai Professional MPK49

    Akai Professional MPK49 - "Reliable Keyboard"

    07/24/14

    Akai is know for quality, so this has 49 keys, on left side comes with pitch bend and modulation wheel which are very smooth and comfortable to use. You have 12 pads and modifiers for the pads which is usually used for sampling drums and sound loops,…

  • Akai Professional MPK mini

    Akai Professional MPK mini - "It just gets the job done"

    07/15/14

    For over 8 years I made music with only my computer mouse and keyboard, but as time went by and my skill developed I felt it was time to buy a MIDI keyboard just to add a new dimension to my creation process. I decided to get a small keyboard to star…

  • Akai Professional MPX8

    Akai Professional MPX8 - " Great fun / Unusable live"

    02/18/14

    This is a sample player. You load the samples on an SD card, the machine reads them. It's simple, but that is exactly what I needed for me not lugging a computer on stage. It could have been awesome BUT: the samples are played louder or softer de…

  • Akai Professional Head Rush E2

    Akai Professional Head Rush E2 - "Wonderful"

    09/30/13

    I use both the tape analog mostly but the digital delay works very well too. I use a TC Electronics Ditto for my loop. Both of these pedals are awesome; together, I doubt that there is a better combo for an on stage pedal board. UTILIZATION Tape an…