Akai MPK Mini MKII

The MPK Mini MKII is an ultra-compact keyboard controller designed to easily fit in the laptop-toting musician’s backpack or messenger bag, while still earning its spot on the desktop producer’s crowded table space.

For maximum portability, the MPK Mini MKII does not require any software drivers or external power adapters for operation. It features USB-MIDI, supports plug-and-play connectivity, and powers up with just 1 USB connection to your computer.

With a wide range of hardware controls, the MPK mini MKII lets you record, compose, and perform with virtual instruments, effect plugins, and Digital Audio Workstations whenever your creative juices start flowing.

The MPK mini MKII features 25 velocity-sensitive synth-action keys, a 4-way thumbstick for dynamic pitch and modulation manipulation, 8 backlit velocity-sensitive MPC-style pads and 8 assignable Q-Link knobs. In addition, 2 banks expand the number of MPC-style pads to 16 for extended creative capabilities.

The MPK mini MKII includes all the essentials you'll need for laying down and expanding upon your musical ideas on the fly.

Finally, it comes bundled with professional production software and virtual instruments free downloads for immediate music creation.

Technical Specs

  • Note Keys: (25) velocity-sensitive mini keys
  • Pads: (8) assignable backlit pads, velocity- and pressure-sensitive
  • Pad Banks: (2) banks
  • Knobs: (8) assignable 270º knobs
  • X-Y Controller: (1) configurable thumbstick with 3 modes
  • Octaves: 10-octave range with octave up/down buttons
  • Arpeggiator: adjustable resolution, range, and modes
  • Additional Controls:
    • Note Repeat button
    • Full Level button
    • Tap Tempo button
  • Inputs / Outputs
    • (1) USB port
    • (1) 1/4” (6.35mm) TS input for sustain pedal
  • Power: USB power via full-size USB jack; no power adapter required
  • Dimensions (width x depth x height):
    • Product: 12.5” x 7.13” x 1.75”
    • Shipping: 14.3” x 8.64” x 2.9”
  • Weight
    • Product: 1.65 lbs
    • Shipping: 2.43 lbs

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Category: 25 Key, Akai, Buttons, Joystick, Keys, Knobs, Pads, Production, Studio, USB

Type: MIDI Controllers