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Arturia MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
Top 19%126 points
Top 19%
Top 7%144 points
Top 7%
Arturia MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
Top specs and features

Arturia MiniLab vs IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro: 28 facts in comparison

1. Has a MIDI-Out port

The MIDI-Out port is used for transmitting data.
Arturia MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
74% have it

2. Has plug and play feature

The device is set up and ready to be used with the included software.
Arturia MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
30% have it

3. volume

43.96% less body volume.
3562.15cm³
CME Xkey: 838.08cm³
6356.07cm³

4. 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 MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
49% have it

5. Is compatible with iOS

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Arturia MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
40% have it

6. Has backlit LED buttons

Buttons will light up when pressed, resulting in better visibility to users.
Arturia MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
73% have it

7. 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 MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
66% have it

8. weight

560g lighter.
1.03kg
Akai Professional LPK 25: 453g
1.59kg

9. drum pads

The pads section is ideal to trigger loops and samples, using your finger drum skills.
8
Novation Launchkey 61: 16
0

10. Has velocity sensitive pads

Arturia MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
36% have it

11. Has a modulation wheel

The mod wheel is used to add expression, or to modulate (change) various elements of a sound or sample.
Arturia MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
66% have it

12. Has octave buttons

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.
Arturia MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro

13. number of buttons

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.
4
Novation SL MkII 61: 58
5

14. 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 MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
38% have it

15. 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 MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
79% have it

16. 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 MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
69% have it

17. encoders

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.
0
Novation SL MkII 61: 8
0

18. total keys

The amount of keys the controller has on the keyboard.
25
Icon Logicon 8 air: 88
37

19. thickness

7mm thinner.
50mm
CME Xkey: 16mm
57mm

20. width

217mm narrower.
373mm
Akai SynthStation25: 310mm
590mm

21. number of faders

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

22. 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.
16
E-Mu Xboard 49: 16
0

23. Has touch strips

Touch strips allow users to control and modulate audio signals/sounds through touch, using different pressure sensitivities.
Arturia MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
10% have it

24. Is compatible with Mac OS X

It is compatible with Mac OS X devices such as MacBooks and iMacs.
Arturia MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro
99% have it

25. MIDI device works and communicates via USB

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.
Arturia MiniLab
IK Multimedia iRig Keys Pro

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