Arturia KeyLab 25
Arturia KeyLab 25
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Top 34%
Top specs and features

Arturia KeyLab 25: 30 facts and highlights

1. Has a MIDI-Out port

The MIDI-Out port is used for transmitting data.
Arturia KeyLab 25
74% have it

2. number of buttons

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

3. volume

CME Xkey: 838.08cm³

4. weight

Akai Professional LPK 25: 453g

5. Has a modulation wheel

The mod wheel is used to add expression, or to modulate (change) various elements of a sound or sample.
Arturia KeyLab 25
66% have it

6. Is compatible with Mac OS X

It is compatible with Mac OS X devices such as MacBooks and iMacs.
Arturia KeyLab 25
99% have it

7. number of faders

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

8. thickness

CME Xkey: 16mm

9. Has velocity sensitive keys

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.
Arturia KeyLab 25
69% have it

10. Has backlit LED buttons

Buttons will light up when pressed, resulting in better visibility to users.
Arturia KeyLab 25
72% have it

11. 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.
Arturia KeyLab 25
66% have it

12. Is compatible with Windows

It is compatible with PCs and laptops running the Windows operating system.
Arturia KeyLab 25
99% have it

13. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Arturia KeyLab 25
68% 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.
Arturia KeyLab 25
78% have it

15. 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.
Arturia KeyLab 25
39% have it

16. 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.
Arturia KeyLab 25
48% have it

17. drum pads

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

18. 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.
Arturia KeyLab 25
57% have it

19. width

Akai SynthStation25: 310mm

20. Has weighted keys

Fully weighted keys are designed to replicate the weight and playing action of a conventional piano keys. If you compose a lot of piano-oriented music, the realism of a weighted, hammer-action keyboard might be ideal for you.
Arturia KeyLab 25
5% have it

21. height

Akai Professional LPK 25: 97mm

22. Has a bank selector button

The button is used to select independent banks of continuous controllers. Effectively, this allows you to control more independent parameters with the knobs, faders and buttons. The bank selector button is used to switch among the available banks.
Arturia KeyLab 25
38% have it

23. number of knobs

More knobs (rotating controls) can give the user more dedicated control over the device, eg. volume, effects, EQs etc. Types of knobs may differ: endless type or step type.
E-Mu Xboard 49: 16

24. 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.
Arturia KeyLab 25
52% have it

25. Has hybrid synth feature

A controller with a mixed (analog and digital) signal path. It creates an authentic synthesizer feel, using a combination of hardware and software.
Arturia KeyLab 25
6% have it

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