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MIDI Drum Pad Controller

  • AKAI MPC Element Front
  • AKAI MPC Element With Lid
  • AKAI MPC Element Flat
  • AKAI MPC Element Low Angle
  • AKAI MPC Element Angle
  • AKAI MPC Element
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AKAI MPC Element, MIDI Drum Pad Controller ,16 Pads, MPC Note Repeat, MPC Essentials Software.

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AKAI MPC Element Product Description

MPC Element brings powerful music-making capability to your computer in a slimline design that's made to produce. You get cutting-edge features, including MPC Note Repeat and Swing, along with the all-new MPC Essentials software. With the M17included 1GB sound library, MPC Essentials empowers you with the essential sounds of modern music production, and you can easily import your own sound samples. MPC Essentials can operate standalone and can also work seamlessly with your current DAW as a plugin. MPC Element comes with everything you need to make music right away, and, because it operates via standard MIDI, you can also use MPC Element to control MIDI music software you already have. An 1/8-inch MIDI input and an 1/8-inch MIDI output are both onboard and 1/8-inch to 5-pin MIDI cables are included.


  • Fuses legendary MPC beat and song creation capability with the power of your computer
  • 16 backlit, multicolor pads with pressure and velocity sensitivity
  • MPC Note Repeat, Full Level, 16 Level, and Tap Tempo
  • Includes MPC Essentials software (download), 1GB sound library, up to 8 pad banks
  • Slim low-profile design with integrated cover to protect control surface
  • USB-powered, no power adapter required, USB cable included
  • Compact design just 14mm thin fits easily into a laptop bag
  • Brushed aluminum control surface with bright backlit buttons
  • Standard MIDI for use with most popular software
  • 1/8-inch (3.5mm) MIDI input, 1/8-inch MIDI output, cables included

Technical Specifications

  • Maximum events: unlimited (based on CPU)
  • Resolution: 960 pulses per 1/4-note
  • Sequences: 128
  • Tracks per instance: 1 (user may run unlimited instances)
  • Drum pad: 16 (velocity and pressure sensitive)
  • Drum pad banks: 8
  • Sync mode: MIDI clock, MIDI Time Code
  • Transport Controls: MIDI Machine Control

System Requirements


  • 2 GHz Pentium 4 or Celeron compatible CPU or faster (multicore CPU recommended)
  • 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended)
  • Windows 7 (32 or 64-bit) DVD-ROM drive


  • 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended)
  • Mac OS X 10.6 or later DVD-ROM drive

AKAI MPC Element Additional Information

Brand AKAI Professional
Condition New