AKAI LPK25V2 MIDI Keyboard Controller

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The LPK25V2 is a USB-MIDI keyboard controller made up of 25 velocity-sensitive keys with synth action ideal for keyboard players who want to work with their computer software. This controller is extremely portable measuring less than 13 inches across and weighing less than a pound allowing the users to fit it into their laptop cases or backpacks and produce music anywhere they want. The controller consists of an arpeggiator, which automatically steps through chords providing great help to musicians in producing melodic ideas. Users can easily learn the controller’s layout which is composed of sustain, octave up and down, tap tempo controls and four memory banks for programming the settings suitable to the software programs used. The LPK25 also supports plug-and-play connectivity with Mac and PC and does not require installation of any software driver or wall power for operation enabling the users to produce melodic riffs quickly anywhere they go.

  • USB-MIDI controller works with virtually all audio software
  • 25 velocity-sensitive mini-keyboard keys
  • Extremely portable
  • Arpeggiator, sustain button, octave up and down, tap tempo controls and four memory banks
  • Supports plug-and-play connectivity with Mac and PC
  • USB bus powered
  • Includes editor software for Mac and PC
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Technical Specification

  • Type: LPK25V2 Laptop Keyboard Controller
  • Keyboard: 25 velocity-sensitive keys
  • Number of presets: 4
  • MIDI output channels over USB: 16
  • Inputs/outputs: 1 USB-mini port 
  • Controllers:
          1 X Octave Up Button
          1 X Octave Down Button
          1 X Sustain Button
          1 X Program Button
          1 X Arpeggiator On/Off Button
          1 X Tap Tempo Button
  • Power: < 100 mA, 5V DC via USB
  • Dimensions (WxDxH): 339 x 97 x 33 mm 
  • Weight: 40 g
  • Warranty: 1 year

What Is In The Box

  • LPK25 
  • Software CD
  • USB cable
  • Safety Instructions & Warranty Information


Manufacture Description

Production On The Go

Measuring in at just 13 inches, LPK25 is a full-featured plug-and-play 25-key USB MIDI keyboard controller designed to escape the boundaries of your studio. Weighing in at 40g, LPK25 easily fits into a laptop case, backpack, or messenger bag, providing core keyboard-production functionality courtesy of 25 synth-action velocity-sensitive keys perfect for playing chords, pads, bass-lines and lead parts.

Feature-Packed. Portable

Spark your creativity with LPK25. Music was never meant to be created with a mouse and computer keyboard - with LPK25, the limitations of creating in a stiff, non-musical way are a thing of the past. Add piano-style nuances to your performance using the dedicated sustain button and access the full melodic range via the conveniently located Octave Up / Down buttons. For immediate creative potential, LPK25 includes an on-board arpeggiator featuring four arp modes, a tap tempo control and user-selectable time divisions - idea for creating melodies on the fly.

Enhance Your Workflow

Customising LPK25 to suit your workflow preference couldn’t be simpler. LPK25 features 4 memory banks, for instant optimization with each of your favourite software programs. With LPK25’s dedicated software editor for Mac and PC, create, edit, load and manage all of your presets from the comfort of your computer – for surgical control LPK25’s performance capability, the dedicated software editor includes full customization options for MIDI Channels, transposition settings, octave settings, arp configuration, default tempos and much more.

Universal Compatibility

Whatever your creative preference, LPK25 guarantees rapid assimilation into your existing setup. LPK25’s ultra-compact footprint combines with class-compliancy and a convenient USB-powered specification, for instant on-the-go use with popular applications including GarageBand, Logic, Sonar, Cubase, Ableton Live, ProTools, Reason, Fruity Loops, Digital Performer, and more – all without the need for a power supply.

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