Akai MPK Mini Play
The Akai MPK Mini Play is a compact synthesizer and MIDI controller based on the renowned MPK Mini. Packed with 128 sounds, built-in speaker, 8 backlit MPC drum pads & knobs, and a 4-way joystick. Giving you simple, tactile control, and everything you need to take your music with you on the go.
Powered by 3 AA batteries; the MPK Mini Play is completely portable and built for hours of wireless fun. As well as boasting the ability to connect to your computer via USB for plug-and-play MIDI capability with your favourite DAW. You’ll also enjoy the audio output jack that allows you to easily hook up your headphones, or virtually any external speaker, or mixer.
So whether you’re just getting into music production, or seeking the ultimate portable synth. The MPK Mini Play gives you the solution you’ve been looking for. An all-in-one, easy-to-use fun controller, packed with features.
At the heart of the Akai MPK Mini Play lies a 25-key, velocity-sensitive mini key bed. Complete with octave up and down buttons that expand your keyboard to the full melodic range. While the iconic 4-way joystick offers pitch and modulation control with a dedicated sustain pedal input. So you can capture every subtle nuance of your performance.
On the road without access to a computer? No worries, the MPK Mini Play includes 128 onboard instrument sounds. Covering everything from traditional instruments to in-demand synth sounds. Plus, 10 hard-hitting drum kits give you tactile beat-production on the move. While the radiant OLED display makes browsing your library of sounds simpler than ever.
Featuring dedicated filters and resonance control; the MPK Mini Play lets you take command. Allowing you to take the library of MPK Mini Play’s stock sounds and fine-tune your signature sound. Including EQ, filters, reverb, and chorus controls for further customization. So modulate your sound, add some space, and take your music to new heights.
Giving you the only solution you need for expressive, immersive performance. Sporting a built-in speaker and longlife battery power, you’ll be ready when inspiration strikes thanks to the MPK Mini Play. And for those times when you need to be quiet, simply plug your headphone into the 1/8″ output and you’re good to go.
What’s more, the MPK Mini Play has an onboard arpeggiator, tap tempo, and multiple arp modes. So creating retro-inspired synth lines and sparking your creativity couldn’t be simpler. Plus, have access to all the mainstay Akai controls, including Full Level and Note Repeat.
Premium Software Suite
Finally, the Akai MPK Mini Play comes complete with a premium software suite. Including Pro Tools First, MPC Essentials, Hybrid 3, and Wobble. Giving you everything you need to start creating straight out of the box.