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Akai Advance 25 Keyboard Controller


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Regular Price: £299.00

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  • Purchase between 01.08.2016 and 30.09.2016 to claim a free download of Eventide's Blackhole Classic Reverb Effect plugin
  • Powerful semi-weighted velocity-sensitive 25-note keybed with aftertouch
  • Gain control over all of your virtual instruments - great for live performance
  • Integrated 4.3-inch high-resolution full-colour screen
  • USB and 5-pin MIDI I/O for easy integration in to any hardware or software set up
  • 8 large, endless and continuously variable control knobs
  • 8 MPC pads with RGB lighting, velocity and pressure sensitive
  • Includes Virtual Instrument Player software and large sound package
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Delivery to UK mainland addresses* is FREE on orders over £75 and up to 30kg. (As a guide, a standard electric guitar weighs approx. 3-5kg).

Delivery on orders below £75 are charged at £4.45!

Delivery to Northern Ireland, the Scottish Highlands & Islands, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, Channel Islands and the Republic of Ireland. is weight dependant and will be indicated at the checkout

Delivery above 30kg to ANY location will vary according to weight and will be indicated at the checkout

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Akai, one of the leading names in controller technology present the Advance 25. A new and engaging way to take total control of all your virtual instruments, DAW software and hardware synths. A clear and bright layout complimented with a built in screen and versatile connectivity all work towards delivering a controller experience like no other.

The 25 note keybed of the Akai Advance 25 Keyboard Controller is semi-weighted and is capable of touch sensitivity as well as aftertouch so you can get the most expression out of your virtual instruments right from the start.

The Akai Advance 25 takes assignable control to a whole new level thanks to the 8 large, endless and continuously variable control knobs, 8 velocity and pressure-sensitive MPC pads with RGB illumination, and a dedicated transport control section. You will also find rubberized pitch and modulation wheels as well as octave and performance buttons.

Featuring an integrated high-resolution full-colour 4.3-inch display that is capable of providing real-time control and feedback of all virtual instruments, the screen will constantly adapt to the selected plugin’s controls, delivering immediate 1:1 access to your virtual instrument and its relevant functions.

Using the included custom-designed Virtual Instrument Player (VIP) software, your entire collection of VSTi's can be controlled by one application. VIP operates as a plugin alongside your favourite digital audio workstation or as a stand-alone application for Windows and Mac based computers.

Huge amount of included software

Akai have made sure that you get everything you need to start making music. Each Advance 25 comes complete with a huge 16GB download of over 10,000 sounds from industry-leading developers at Prime Loops, AIR Music Technology and SONiVOX.

Other bundled software includes Vacuum Pro, Loom, Hybrid 3, Xpand!2, Velvet and Transfuser by AIR Music Tech and Eighty Eight Ensemble by SONiVOX. This really is a digital musicians dream package. The Akai Advance 25 Keyboard Controller, complete quality control.

ModelAdvance 25 Keyboard Controller
Number of Keys25 velocity-sensitive with aftertouch
Display4.3-inch high-resolution full-colour with dedicated interface buttons
Pads8 velocity and pressure-sensitive, RGB illumination
Knobs8 large, endless and continuously variable
Connectivity USB-MIDI communications to Mac/PC
Expression Pedal
Footswitch Pedal
Included Software Vacuum Pro, Loom
Hybrid 3
Velvet and Transfuser by AIR Music Tech
Eighty Eight Ensemble by SONiVOX
Exclusive artist launch packs from TOOLROOM RECORDS (downloads)
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