M-Audio Axiom Air 61
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
Top 16%3,377 points
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M-Audio Axiom Air 61 review: 32 facts and highlights

1. Has a MIDI-Out port

The MIDI-Out port is used for transmitting data.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
74% have it

2. 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.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
37% have it

3. 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.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61

4. Has velocity sensitive pads

M-Audio Axiom Air 61
36% have it

5. number of buttons

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.
39
Novation SL MkII 61: 58

6. 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.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
79% have it

7. 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.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
49% have it

8. total keys

The amount of keys the controller has on the keyboard.
61
Icon Logicon 8 air: 88

9. 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.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
38% have it

10. Has navigation buttons

Navigation buttons allows users to navigate through their files/data.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
20% have it

11. Is compatible with Windows

It is compatible with PCs and laptops running the Windows operating system.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
99% have it

12. 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.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
66% have it

13. Has a modulation wheel

The mod wheel is used to add expression, or to modulate (change) various elements of a sound or sample.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
66% have it

14. drum pads

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

15. Has transpose button

Transpose button move automatically your keyboard notes up or down tones (raise or lower the pitch by a number of semitones).
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
44% have it

16. volume

37773.86cm³
CME Xkey: 838.08cm³

17. 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.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
40% have it

18. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
68% have it

19. weight

6.84kg
Akai Professional LPK 25: 453g

20. 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.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61

21. Has pressure sensitive pads

When pads respond to the amount of force applied after initial impact they are pressure-sensitive. The pads can be used to drum rhythmic elements of a song or to trigger samples, but can also be used to play notes.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
11% have it

22. memory locations

More memory locations allow users to save their preset/setup and have them ready to use again and again.
128
M-Audio Axiom Air 61: 128

23. 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.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
52% have it

24. 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.
M-Audio Axiom Air 61
58% have it

25. number of faders

Faders can be either channel volume faders, pitch sliders, crossfaders or even EQs.
9
Nektar Panorama P6: 10

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