M-Audio Code 49
The M-Audio Code 49 gives you a premium, USB MIDI keyboard controller. Sporting 49 semi-weighted keys, 16 velocity-sensitive backlit trigger pads, and an X/Y touch-pad. Making it the ideal MIDI controller whether you’re a keyboardist, producer, or composer. Either performing on-stage, or recording in the studio.
The Code 49 keyboard feels incredible
Lying at the core of the Code 49 is a set of first-class, professional, semi-weighted keys. Giving you the natural feeling of playing an instrument rather than a computer. While controlling your DAW with the ease and power that you never thought possible. You’ll also enjoy aftertouch technology which further adds to that professional feeling!
Enjoy complete control
Not only does the Code 49 offer an incredible keyboard. The onboard, multifunctional backlit drum pads let you roll beats, warp arpeggios, and launch clips. Giving you all the tools you need to unleash the potential of your favourite DAW. Plus, the Code 49 offers Mackie Control and HUI Modes. As well as buttons that are easily assignable to macro ASCII commands. So you can use your favourite DAW macros at the touch of a button. You can even mix and match modes, using Mackie Control on one axis of the XY Pad; and HUI on the other!
So enjoy immediate access to your DAWs transport, mixer, and plug-ins. And as a result, achieve increased productivity, focus and better music!
Craft sophisticated Virtual Instrument rigs with Akai VIP3
Complete with the M-Audio Code 49 comes the 3rd generation of Akai VIP3. The renowned Virtual Instrument Player lets you load up any VST plug-in and combine it with up to eight virtual instruments and effects; creating sophisticated arrangements with key zones, splits, and custom mappings. What’s more, there’s an ever-growing list of plug-ins that automatically map to your controller, but thanks to VIP3’s MIDI Learn function, you can map any plug-in with any controller in any way you like. Run it as a standalone platform or use it as a plug-in in your favorite DAW. Either way, VIP3 will revolutionize the way you approach virtual instruments.
Works with all major DAWS
The M-Audio Code 49 works with all major DAWs, plug-in instruments, and effects. Its comprehensive controls automatically map to popular DAWs such as Ableton Live, Apple GarageBand, Apple Logic, Pro Tools, and Steinberg Cubase, so you’re ready to rock, right out of the box. Code 49 ships with a comprehensive software package that includes Ableton Live Lite and AIR Music Technology’s Loom and Hybrid 3 virtual synths.