Alesis VX49 MIDI Keyboard 49 Key with Pads


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The Alesis VX49 is a powerful MIDI production workstation with 49 semi-weighted keys, 8 multi-function switch pads, 8 velocity sensitive trigger pads, and the latest VIP software for instant VST mapping and enhanced browsing for faster workflow.


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At the heart of the VX49 is a 4.3-Inch full colour high-resolution display screen. This screen allows you to directly interface with your DAW and virtual instrument plugins better than ever before. The VX49 also features an all new custom 49-key semi-weighted keybed with aftertouch, 4 banks of 8 RGB backlit velocity- and pressure-sensitive drum pads, 8 360-degree performance-ready knobs, 8 dual-function switch pads, backlit and rubberised pitch and mod wheels, built-in “Roll Mode” and arpeggiator features, and much more. With an unprecedented efficient control layout and workflow, the VX49 is the perfect choice for today’s most demanding producers and keyboardists.

  • Integrated 4.3-inch high-resolution full-colour screen with dedicated interface buttons
  • Screen provides 1:1, real-time feedback of plugin parameters
  • Includes Virtual Instrument Player software—load, play and control any VST plugin
  • Custom 49-key Alesis semi-weighted keybed with aftertouch
  • 8 performance-ready 360-degree knobs
  • 8 velocity- and pressure-sensitive drum pads with RGB illumination
  • Dedicated pad bank, transport control, octave, and performance buttons
  • Roll mode, time division, pattern arpeggiator, and tap tempo buttons
  • Expression pedal and footswitch inputs
  • Standalone MIDI controller or control your plugins and DAW simultaneously
  • Includes software: Ableton Live Lite, Vacuum Pro, Loom, Hybrid 3, Xpand!2, Velvet, Transfuser, Eighty Eight Ensemble


Number of Keys 49
Type of Keys Semi-weighted, Velocity Sensitive
Aftertouch Yes
Other Controls Pitchbend, Mod Wheel
Pads 8 Trigger Pads, 8 Switch Pads
Encoders/Pots 8
Transport Control Yes
Pedal Inputs 1 x 1/4-Inch (sustain), 1 x 1/4-Inch (expression)
MIDI I/O 5-Pin DIN, USB (type B)
Power Supply USB
Dimesnions 856 x 264 x 79mm
Weight 5.0kg


System Requirements:
MAC – OSX 10.8 or later, Multi-Core CPU, 8GB RAM recommended
PC – Windows 7 or later, Multi-Core CPU, 8GB RAM recommended

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