Fast, reliable delivery We have warehouses on both coasts, so most shipments arrive in 3 days or less. Let me start off by saying I have never owned an MPC It is sturdy as heck. It can also adjust pad sensitivity in 16 steps. The akai controller will not link to it’s drivers, therefore it won’t work, that makes it no good to me, for the first time I lost some money on that transaction through eBay. Its cool because you don’t have to use up a MIDI port on your existing interface.

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It is really simple to use and the software that comes with it is perfect. You can play it on a table, or if you are out of space, tuck it away and bring it out when you need it, and play it on your lap.

I cannot seem to find a midi implementation chart anywhere. The pads are great feeling and perfectly sized for tapping out beats. In other words, if a driver does not exist for your computer operating system then pad sensitivity will remain at its previous settings and can never be altered.

Let me start off by mpd61 I have never owned an MPC A temporary customer reference number is assigned to each customer only while they are shopping on zZounds. Overview Specs Warranties and Docs Reviews. But if you are going to take it to a gig and connect to a sampler or synth without a USB port, then you will need the power adapter. Get it for less at zZounds. All we need is the first payment up front and the rest in easy monthly payments!


This original CD has manuals in multiple languages as well as the initial v1.

Review of the Akai MPD16 by Tweakheadz Lab

The MPD16 identifies itself for proper configuration with the host ksb this connection. Seen it for less somewhere else? There is very little documentation on the Akai site.

The akai controller will not link to it’s drivers, therefore it won’t work, that makes it no good to me, for the first time I lost some money on that transaction through eBay. See details for description of any imperfections.

It has everything you need to lay some fat beats down. The following is the beginning of an initialization routine between the MPD16 and its Utility software:. I barely ever use 16 levels or full level, which basically simplify the velocity of the midi signals it produces. While our competitors might offer house credit cards that require you to fill out an application and pass a credit check, our payment plans are mpf16 to get, simple to use, and, best of all, accrue zero interest.

Call a gear expert now! There is no actual sound produced by this unit. There is a button for “16 mdp16.


Akai Professional MPD16 USB Midi Pad Control Unit

For the money, this has all the features you need. It would be nice to know things like how to take care of and clean the pads, whether using drum sticks or mallets will hurt the pads, but that information is not available.

Sorry, this product is no longer available on zZounds We recommend this alternative: As I indicated earlier, you can set the midi transmission channel to any channel you want.

Some people have been able to get it working with windows vista Verified purchase: An MPC like this is enough hsb a feature. I can’t recommend them mdp16.

Inside the Akai MPD16 USB/MIDI Pad – R-Massive

No sounds actually come with it Feature: When you call, mention priority code V02L. There is nothing that is complicated about this hardware. As you can see by the pic below, this utility allows you to map the pads to any MIDI note you desire, assign the controller that the data slider will send, and lets you set uwb MIDI out channel.