The AKAI Ableton APC40 mkll is the latest successor product of the AKAI APC-40 midi controller.
The new APC40 mkll got many enhancements, like the RGB clip-launching grid, the reinforced fader design, the new knob lay out, etc and it offers a new bus-powered operation. This midi controller is ideal for professional live applications. It is easy and intuitive to handle, even for beginners, and a must-have for LJs and DJs.
Features of the APC40 mkll are:
a 5x8 RGB clip-launching grid - 40 responsive triggers, incl. RGB lighting for visual status feedback
9 assignable channel faders, incl. 1 master fader
8 channel control knobs
8 device control knobs to tweak device parameters
USB-powered - no power adapter required
Send botton - press and hold, send and use the track selects to choose one of 8 sends
including production package (Ableton Live Lite with Puremagnetik Effect Racks, Hybrid 3 AIR Music Tech, SONiVOX Twist, Prime Loops sample packs, and Tolroom Records artist launch packs (downloads))
The APC40 mkll has just to be connected to a computer, no drivers have to be installed.
Accessories: USB Cable
Power Supply: USB-bus-powered
Dimensions: 16.7/10/1.8 in
Weight: 4 lbs