Akai Advance 49 MIDI Keyboard 49 Key with RGB Pads


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The Akai Advance 49 is a professional 49 key Midi keyboard designed from the ground up for performacne and creativity. Including RGB trigger pads, VIP hosting software for unparalleled VST control and more. A must have for any producer, or aspiring musician.


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This is the way to do it! Akai Professional’s Advance Keyboards are like nothing else you’ve ever played. The Advance 49 gives you unprecedented playability and unrestricted manipulation of any virtual instrument with our exclusive interactive, full-color display, complemented by performance-friendly hardware controls. Available in 25-, 49-, and 61-key sizes, the Advance Keyboards deftly fuse the power of software instruments with the live playability of a keyboard workstation, so you can create like never before. The dividing line between software and hardware instruments is finally gone!


  • Keyboards for advanced virtual instrument performance
  • Integrated 4.3-inch high-resolution full-color screen with dedicated interface buttons
  • Screen provides 1:1, real-time feedback of plugin parametes
  • Includes Virtual Instrument Player software for unprecedented virtual instrument preset management, control mapping and multi patch creation
  • 49 Premium, semi-weighted velocity-sensitive keybed aftertouch
  • 8 endless and continuously variable control knobs
  • 8 velocity- and pressure-sensitive MPC pads with RGB illumination
  • Dedicated pad bank, transport control, octave, and performance buttons
  • Note repeat, time-division, pattern arpeggiator, and tap-tempo buttons
  • Rubberized Pitch and Modulation wheels
  • Expression pedal and footswitch inputs
  • USB and 5-pin MIDI Input/Output for use with any MIDI capable software or hardware
  • Functions as a standalone controller
  • Includes 16GB downloadable sound bundle


Number of Keys: 49
Pads: 8 x RGB Backlit
Encoders/Pots: 8
Dedicated Transport Control: Yes
Display Screen: Full Colour
Other Controllers: Pitchbend, Mod Wheel
Pedal Inputs: 1 x Sustain, 1x Expression
USB: 1 x Type B
Power Supply: USB bus powered or 6V DC Power Supply*
Dimensions: 738 x 84 x 288mm
Weight: 4.13kg

*Power supply (not included).

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