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Alesis Q25

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Alesis Q25 review: specs and price

Alesis Q25
Alesis Q25

Why is Alesis Q25 better than the average?

  • Volume
    5796.05cm³vs173049.67cm³
  • Thickness
    65mmvs73.85mm
  • Width
    482mmvs701.78mm
  • Height
    185mmvs246.59mm

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Design

1.volume

5796.05cm³

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2.Has backlit LED buttons
Alesis Q25

Buttons will light up when pressed, resulting in better visibility to users.

3.thickness

65mm

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4.height

185mm

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5.width

482mm

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Controls & Buttons

1.Has octave buttons
Alesis Q25

The octave buttons are used to shift the keyboard up or down in one octave increments. This extends the range of the keyboard in either direction, which lets you play notes that lie outside the number of keys available.

2.number of buttons

3

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.

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3.Has a modulation wheel
Alesis Q25

The mod wheel is used to add expression, or to modulate (change) various elements of a sound or sample.

4.Has a pitch wheel
Alesis Q25

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.

5.number of faders

1

Faders can be either channel volume faders, pitch sliders, crossfaders or even EQs.

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6.encoders

0

A type of knob that has a push button functionality built in. Encoders are for browsing and selecting your digital sound files or turning on a function that makes use of a control's rotation such as sound effects or tempo/tap tempo selection.

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Keys & Pads

1.total keys

25

The amount of keys the controller has on the keyboard.

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2.drum pads

0

The pads section is ideal to trigger loops and samples, using your finger drum skills.

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3.Has velocity sensitive keys
Alesis Q25

Velocity sensitive keys are just spring loaded keys that sound out louder the harder you hit them. If you "lightly" press a key, the sound will be quiet; the harder you press, the louder it gets.

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Ports

1.Has a MIDI-Out port
Alesis Q25

The MIDI-Out port is used for transmitting data.

2.Has an input/connector for the sustain pedal
Alesis Q25

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.

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Features

1.Is compatible with iOS
Alesis Q25

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

2.MIDI device works and communicates via USB
Alesis Q25

Devices can communicate in both directions with each other without any additional MIDI interface. The biggest advantage is that the USB connection can be used for everything; power supply, MIDI-in and MIDI-out. This means you need less cables.

3.Is compatible with Windows
Alesis Q25

It is compatible with PCs and laptops running the Windows operating system.

4.Is compatible with Mac OS X
Alesis Q25

It is compatible with Mac OS X devices such as MacBooks and iMacs.

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