Samson Graphite 25Arturia MiniLab
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Samson Graphite 25
Arturia MiniLab
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Samson Graphite 25 vs Arturia MiniLab: 33 facts in comparison

1. Has a MIDI-Out port

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

2. Has plug and play feature

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

3. number of buttons

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.
27
Novation SL MkII 61: 58
4

4. volume

46.88% less body volume.
6706.8cm³
CME Xkey: 838.08cm³
3562.15cm³

5. 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
Arturia MiniLab
37% have it

6. weight

1.37kg lighter.
2.4kg
Akai Professional LPK 25: 453g
1.03kg

7. Is compatible with Windows

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

8. Is compatible with Mac OS X

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

9. drum pads

The pads section is ideal to trigger loops and samples, using your finger drum skills.
4
Novation Launchkey 61: 16
8

10. Has velocity sensitive pads

Samson Graphite 25
Arturia MiniLab
36% have it

11. Has backlit LED buttons

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

12. 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
Arturia MiniLab
69% have it

13. 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
Arturia MiniLab
66% 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
Arturia MiniLab
39% 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.
Samson Graphite 25
Arturia MiniLab
78% have it

16. number of faders

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

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

18. Is compatible with iOS

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Samson Graphite 25
Arturia MiniLab
39% have it

19. 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
Arturia MiniLab
66% have it

20. thickness

10mm thinner.
60mm
CME Xkey: 16mm
50mm

21. 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
Arturia MiniLab
48% have it

22. 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

23. width

87mm narrower.
460mm
Akai SynthStation25: 310mm
373mm

24. 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
Arturia MiniLab
44% have it

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
Arturia MiniLab
57% have it

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