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AKAI PROFESSIONAL - Akai Professional MPC One Retro Limited Edition Standalone Music Production Centre

Akai Professional MPC One Retro Limited Edition Standalone Music Production Centre

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The MPC One gets a retro look with this limited edition model, based on the classic MPCs of the 1980s. Same functionality as the standard version, with full standalone operation and legendary MPC workflow.

Supplier's Notes:
Step Up to Standalone- Experience the same standalone performance power of the legendary MPC in a smaller footprint.

Looking for that classic, retro vibe, but demand all the power of a modern MPC? Look no further than the new Limited Edition MPC One Retro. Combining the full multi-core powered modern MPC workflow with the throwback colour layout of the iconic MPC 60, MPC 3000 and MPC 2000. Experience the legendary look while enjoying the powerful, standalone workflow you've come to count on for next-generation beat making and music production.

From rich melodics and hard-hitting drums to the most infectious grooves, if you expect to get real professional production results you need next-generation tools that act as a natural extension of your creativity. Enter the MPC One Retro, a Music Production Centre engineered to enrich your workflow and create the ultimate standalone production experience. Spend less time hitting roadblocks and take command of your production with our latest addition to the MPC family.

Don't let the size fool you. The MPC One Retro packs a lot of features and workflow tools into ONE powerful punch, like beat programming, editing, mixing FX and instruments and so much more. This is truly an uncompromised creative experience. The heart and soul of the MPC One Retro is the same multi-core processor as the MPC X, skillfully combined into a compact standalone desktop unit that easily handles the most demanding tasks. MPC One Retro delivers a truly empowering hands-on experience, ready for any music production task. Edit and chop samples with hand gestures on the bright 7-inch touch screen colour display. Express your ideas effortlessly and directly with the dedicated knobs and touch keys that eliminate cumbersome drop-down menus.

Everything you expect from a Standalone MPC is here, without compromise. With the MPC One Retro, all MPC functionality you expect is here, perfectly positioned with two goals clearly in mind - ease of use and no-nonsense workflow enhancement. Four touch sensitive controls and a large data encoder seamlessly map to critical parameters. Sixteen velocity- and pressure-sensitive RBG pads deliver perfect response for full expressive range. MPC mainstays including Note Repeat, Full Level, 16 Levels and dedicated Transport Controls complete the MPC One Retro's arsenal of control options, providing complete production capability.

MPC One Retro integrates into your creative space with all the connectivity you demand. The MPC One Retro is ready to work with your current studio environment and will grow with you as your needs expand. Connect your USB controller or line-level 1 / 4-inch instruments. Control your MIDI devices and your CV / Gate modules & racks. And there's no need to worry about interconnectivity, since MPC One Retro is ready to work right alongside professional music production gear.

Discover your creative workspace with our ground-breaking MPC Software. Akai Professional's reimagined MPC 2 Software drives MPC One Retro in both standalone and controller modes. This is a cutting-edge production suite combining 128-track sequencing capability, real-time time stretching, clip-launch functionality, advanced MIDI editing capability, VST compatibility in controller mode, operation as a standalone application on Mac & PC, advanced sampling & audio editing / recording functionality, seamless DAW integration, a redesigned GUI and much more. Whether you're seeking freedom from computer- based music production or searching for the perfect controller for DAW-centric creative exploration, MPC 2 Software delivers the ultimate in adaptive creative versatility.

Technical Specifications

(16) velocity- and pressure-sensitive pads, RGB-backlit
(8) banks accessible via Pad Bank buttons

(4) 360- touch-sensitive Q-Link Knobs
(4) Q-Link Knob columns accessible via Q-Link button
(1) 360- encoder for display navigation and selection via push
(31) dedicated function buttons; red-, amber-, or green-backlit

7.0" / 177mm (diagonal)
5.9" x 3.7" / 151 x 94mm (width x height)
Full-colour LED-backlit display with touch interface

Processor: Quad-core ARMr processor
Storage: 2GB user storage, 2GB pre-installed content

Connections (2) 1 / 4" (6.35mm) TRS inputs (1 stereo pair)
(2) 1 / 4" (6.35mm) TRS outputs (1 stereo pair)
(1) 1 / 8" (3.5mm) stereo headphone output
(1) 5-pin MIDI inputs
(1) 5-pin MIDI outputs
(4) CV / Gate outputs
(1) USB Type-A port
(1) USB Type-B port
(1) SD card slot
(1) power adapter input

via power adapter: 19V, 3.42A, centre-positive, included

(length x width x height) 10.7" x 10.7" x 2.1" / 272 x 272 x 53mm
Weight: 4.7 lbs. / 2.1kg

  • Classic limited edition colourway
  • Standalone MPC - no computer required
  • Powerful Multicore System from the MPC Live and MPC X
  • 16 velocity-sensitive RGB Pads
  • 7-inch high-resolution multi-touch display
  • 2GB RAM, 4GB of on-board storage
  • Mac & PC Controller for MPC Software (Included)
  • Stereo Line-Level Inputs
  • MIDI In and MIDI Out
  • 4 TRS CV/Gate Jacks, 8 Outputs Total
  • (1) USB-A 3.0 Slot for thumb drive or MIDI Controller
  • SD card slot
  • Includes 3-Months Free Access to Splice- offer available to new Splice customers only
  • Now includes 8 all-new synth engines powering 9 incredible DrumSynth plugins

If you decide an product is not suitable within 14 days of delivery, you can return it to us for a replacement or refund. Returns must be unused and in their original, undamaged packaging.

Some items are excluded from our money back guarantee:
- Computer software that has been unsealed or registered
- Any item that comes directly into contact with the nose, ears or mouth

To arrange a return, just contact our customer service department on 020 7424 2800 or via our customer support form.

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