Akai Professional Max 49
Akai Professional Max 49
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Top specs and features

Akai Professional Max 49: 33 facts and highlights

1. Has a MIDI-Out port

The MIDI-Out port is used for transmitting data.
Akai Professional Max 49
74% have it

2. weight

5.31kg
Akai Professional LPK 25: 453g

3. Has semi-weighted keys

Similar to a weighted action keys, but with less resistance and a slightly springier release, semi-weighted keys are popular with many players. If you don’t need realistic piano response, but also don’t care for spring-loaded synth actions, a semi-weighted keyboard might be ideal for you.
Akai Professional Max 49
37% have it

4. number of buttons

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.
43
Novation SL MkII 61: 58

5. volume

19088.16cm³
CME Xkey: 838.08cm³

6. number of faders

Faders can be either channel volume faders, pitch sliders, crossfaders or even EQs.
0
Nektar Panorama P6: 10

7. Has a modulation wheel

The mod wheel is used to add expression, or to modulate (change) various elements of a sound or sample.
Akai Professional Max 49
66% have it

8. Has a pitch wheel

The pitch wheel alters the pitch and timbre of a sound in real-time. It can give fine tuning control from fractions of a semi-tone to huge multi-octave pitch swings.
Akai Professional Max 49
66% have it

9. Has an input/connector for the sustain pedal

When pressed, the sustain pedal allows all notes to sound and “vibrate” freely. All notes played will continue to sound until the pedal is released. This is perfect when you need a sturdy and responsive control over sustain.
Akai Professional Max 49
48% have it

10. Has aftertouch keyboard

The keyboard also respond to the amount of force applied after initial impact. On electronic keyboards and synthesizers, this pressure sensitivity is usually called aftertouch.
Akai Professional Max 49
39% have it

11. thickness

80mm
CME Xkey: 16mm

12. drum pads

The pads section is ideal to trigger loops and samples, using your finger drum skills.
12
Novation Launchkey 61: 16

13. Has backlit LED buttons

Buttons will light up when pressed, resulting in better visibility to users.
Akai Professional Max 49
72% have it

14. The device is mappable

Users can map, set and regulate the entire midi controller giving different functionalities to all different buttons, knobs and faders. The device could be also set up with different softwares.
Akai Professional Max 49
78% have it

16. Is compatible with Mac OS X

It is compatible with Mac OS X devices such as MacBooks and iMacs.
Akai Professional Max 49
99% have it

17. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Akai Professional Max 49
68% have it

18. Has velocity sensitive pads

Akai Professional Max 49
36% have it

19. Has touch strips

Touch strips allow users to control and modulate audio signals/sounds through touch, using different pressure sensitivities.
Akai Professional Max 49
9% have it

20. width

741mm
Akai SynthStation25: 310mm

21. height

322mm
Akai Professional LPK 25: 97mm

22. Has an input/connector for the expression pedal

Dedicated expression pedals let you have a hands-free control over your keyboard's volume, vibrato, and more.
Akai Professional Max 49
52% have it

23. Has a transport control section

The transport controls are used to control playback, set the position of the playhead, start recording, activate the cycle region, or to move to the project start or end.
Akai Professional Max 49
57% have it

24. total keys

The amount of keys the controller has on the keyboard.
49
Icon Logicon 8 air: 88

25. Has navigation buttons

Navigation buttons allows users to navigate through their files/data.
Akai Professional Max 49
20% have it

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