IK Multimedia iRig Keys
IK Multimedia iRig Keys
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IK Multimedia iRig Keys: 23 facts and highlights

1. Has a MIDI-Out port

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

2. Has plug and play feature

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

3. volume

2414.4cm³
CME Xkey: 838.08cm³

4. weight

660g
Akai Professional LPK 25: 453g

5. number of buttons

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

6. thickness

40mm
CME Xkey: 16mm

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.
IK Multimedia iRig Keys
66% have it

8. drum pads

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

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.
IK Multimedia iRig Keys
69% have it

10. Is compatible with Mac OS X

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

11. Is compatible with iOS

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
IK Multimedia iRig Keys
39% have it

12. Is compatible with Windows

It is compatible with PCs and laptops running the Windows operating system.
IK Multimedia iRig Keys
99% have it

13. 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.
IK Multimedia iRig Keys
48% have it

14. number of faders

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

15. Has a modulation wheel

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

16. Has backlit LED buttons

Buttons will light up when pressed, resulting in better visibility to users.
IK Multimedia iRig Keys
72% have it

17. height

120mm
Akai Professional LPK 25: 97mm

18. width

503mm
Akai SynthStation25: 310mm

19. 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.
0
E-Mu Xboard 49: 16

20. total keys

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

21. 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.
IK Multimedia iRig Keys

22. 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.
IK Multimedia iRig Keys

23. 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

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