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Akai-professional-mpk25.33808536
8.8 out of 10

Akai Professional MPK25

25-key semi-weighted keyboard with aftertouch for expressive m Read more

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Akai MPK25

soundonsound.com
21 December 2012
  • Summary: A well‑built, playable and powerful MIDI controller in an unusually small package.
  • Pros: Well built and extremely compact., MPC‑style pads and Note Repeat function are a winning combination., Easy‑to‑use arpeggiator., Editor/librarian software is a welcome bonus.
  • Cons: Mains adaptor not supplied., No faders.
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MPK25

Music Tech Magazine
3 December 2009
  • Excerpt: AKAI has a reputation for developing creative tools – indeed, despite being up to 25 years old, the company’s hardware samplers are still being used by musicians today. The MPC in particular helped to define the sound of early hip hop, with its grid of velocity-sensitive pads becoming a staple means for triggering samples and still featuring on many AKAI products to this day, including the cutting-edge APC40, the MPC5000, MPD18 and MPK49.
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