Samson Graphite 25
Samson Graphite 25
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Samson Graphite 25 review: 29 facts and highlights

1. Has a MIDI-Out port

The MIDI-Out port is used for transmitting data.
Samson Graphite 25
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.
Samson Graphite 25
37% have it

3. Has plug and play feature

The device is set up and ready to be used with the included software.
Samson Graphite 25
30% have it

4. 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.
Samson Graphite 25

5. 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.
Samson Graphite 25
79% have it

6. 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.
Samson Graphite 25
38% have it

7. Is compatible with Windows

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

8. total keys

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

9. drum pads

The pads section is ideal to trigger loops and samples, using your finger drum skills.
4
Novation Launchkey 61: 16

10. 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.
Samson Graphite 25
66% have it

11. Has backlit LED buttons

Buttons will light up when pressed, resulting in better visibility to users.
Samson Graphite 25
73% have it

12. Has transpose button

Transpose button move automatically your keyboard notes up or down tones (raise or lower the pitch by a number of semitones).
Samson Graphite 25
44% have it

13. 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.
Samson Graphite 25
69% have it

14. 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.
Samson Graphite 25
40% have it

15. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
Samson Graphite 25
68% have it

16. Has a modulation wheel

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

17. number of buttons

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.
27
Novation SL MkII 61: 58

18. 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.
Samson Graphite 25
49% have it

19. volume

6706.8cm³
CME Xkey: 838.08cm³

20. 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

21. 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.
8
E-Mu Xboard 49: 16

22. number of faders

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

23. 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.
Samson Graphite 25

24. weight

2.4kg
Akai Professional LPK 25: 453g

25. 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.
Samson Graphite 25
58% have it

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