Nektar

Impact iX61

61 Key MIDI Keyboard Controller

Nektar

Impact iX61

61 Key MIDI Keyboard Controller

Excl. Tax: £60.00 Incl. Tax: £72.00
RRP £89.99 Save £17.99 (20%)
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The Nektar Impact ix61 is a 61-Key USB MIDI Controller keyboard that features DAW integration with Cubase, Logic Pro, Reason, Bitwig Studio, Nuendo, Reaper, Sonar, Presonus Studio One, Digital Performer, FL Studio and GarageBand

Delivery

UK Delivery

FREE Next Working Day Delivery on orders over £49.00.

Orders placed before 4pm will normally be dispatched the same day and will be delivered on the next working day between 9am and 6pm.

Delivery Upgrade Options (Over £49)

  • Pre 12.00pm Next Working Day - £4.99
  • Pre 10.30am Next Working Day - £14.69
  • Saturday / Sunday - £14.99

International Delivery

Delivery is charged at a flat rate of £21. The following list of countries are available at checkout:

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Returns

Flexible 30 Day Returns Period

If for whatever reason, you are dissatisfied with your purchase, you can return it to Music Matter within 30 days of receiving the item.

No Returns / Exchange On

  • Software where the item has been unsealed.
  • Software serial codes delivered by email

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Warranty

Minimum 12 Months Warranty

All new & used goods supplied by Music Matter are warranted free from defects for 12 months from the date of supply (unless otherwise stated).

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Overview

Nektar products are synonymous with DAW integration and the Impact iX49 and Impact iX61 are no exception. The deceptively minimalist appearance hides powerful functionality not even found on more comprehensive controllers. Want to start recording? You can. Need to change sequencer track? You can. How about changing volume for the track you are currently playing? You can.

COVERING THE BASICS

At first glance, the Impact iX is a standard USB keyboard controller with either a 49 or 61 note full-size keyboard, pitch bend, modulation wheel and foot switch. Octave buttons are available any time to shift the keyboard up or down -3/+4 octaves with multi-colored LED indicators showing the exact status. Transpose buttons allow you to shift the keyboard +/- 12 semi tones and an assignable fader provides control over any MIDI parameter.

FEATURES - ON THE BUTTON

Transpose is extremely useful but different situations require different functionality. So it's great to be able to change the MIDI channel or send MIDI Program messages too. The 2 transpose buttons are quickly configured to any of these functions with setting stored over power cycling.

Better still, pressing a key combination change the Octave and Transpose buttons function to send out MMC transport functions so you can activate start, stop and record directly from your keyboard.

DAW functions

TICKING ALL THE RIGHT BOXES

Nektar DAW integration is carefully crafted to give the best experience with your Nektar hardware. And having to reach for the mouse constantly does not help creativity even if your overall needs are basic. We therefore added some of the most important features to the Impact iX including Transpose button assignment for Track or Patch change, volume control for the currently selected track and a special transport mode for Octave and Transpose buttons which allows you to control Play, Stop, Record and Rewind. Impact iX ticks all the right boxes.

SUPPORTED DAWs

A growing list of DAWs supported by Nektar DAW integration now includes: Bitwig Studio, Cubase, Digital Performer, FL Studio, GarageBand, Logic, Nuendo, Reaper, Reason, Sonar and Studio One Chart of controllable parameters

CONNECTORS & iPAD CONNECTIVITY

Impact iX keyboards are USB class compliant and therefore don't require a driver to operate. So installation and connection is easy; just plug the keyboard in to a USB port on your computer.

You can also connect an Impact iX keyboard to an iPad using the iPads optional USB camera connection kit. A 1/4" input jack allows you to add a foot switch pedal for sustain or sending MIDI messages.

STUDIO ONE™ ARTIST

Studio One™ Artist is a powerful recording and production platform that lets you work quickly and stay focused on your inspiration. Incredibly easy to learn, it offers unlimited tracks and plug-ins and delivers features not normally found in entry-level DAWs. Access powerful editing tools without wading through menus. Load and save audio clips, MIDI files, effects, and VIs by drag-and-drop. Need an instrument, effects plug-in, or drum loop? Just drag what you need from the content Browser, drop it into the arrangement, and everything is taken care of. At mixdown, process your tracks using more than 20 high-quality Native Effects; Studio One's cutting-edge mix engine delivers stunning results. Studio One makes it easy! No other entry-level DAW is this easy to use, yet offers unlimited tracks and plug-in instantiations, extensive use of drag-and-drop, and in-depth editing features. Best of all, Studio One Artist is included with the Impact iX USB keyboard!

Technical Specifications

Keyboard
  • 49 note (61 on iX61) velocity-sensitive synth-action keyboard
  • 4 velocity curves plus 3 fixed
  • Octave shift buttons
  • Transpose shift buttons
System Requirements
  • Class compliant (no driver needed): OSX and Windows XP or higher, Linux
  • Daw Integration
  • Mac OS X 10.7 or higher, Windows Vista, 7 & 8 or higher
Controls
  • Pitch bend & Modulation assignable wheels
  • 1 30mm faders
  • 4 transport buttons (Octave+Transpose buttons)
  • Integration files for major DAWs
Weight & Dimensions
  • Impact iX49:
  • Dimensions: 31 5/8"(L) x 7 3/4"(D) 2 3/4 "(H)
  • Weight: 4.8 Lbs
  • Impact iX61:
  • Dimensions: 38"(L) x 7 3/4"(D) 2 3/4"(H)
  • Weight: 6 Lbs
Connections
  • Foot switch (sustain) 1/4" jack input (pedal not included)
  • USB port for power and communication with computer
  • Connects to iPad via optional USB Camera kit (not included)
SKU IX61
Brand Nektar
Condition New
Colour No
Compatibility No
Keys No
Key Action No
EAN No

Delivery

UK Delivery

FREE Next Working Day Delivery on orders over £49.00.

Orders placed before 4pm will normally be dispatched the same day and will be delivered on the next working day between 9am and 6pm.

Delivery Upgrade Options (Over £49)

  • Pre 12.00pm Next Working Day - £4.99
  • Pre 10.30am Next Working Day - £14.69
  • Saturday / Sunday - £14.99

International Delivery

Delivery is charged at a flat rate of £21. The following list of countries are available at checkout:

Click here to view our delivery options

Returns

Flexible 30 Day Returns Period

If for whatever reason, you are dissatisfied with your purchase, you can return it to Music Matter within 30 days of receiving the item.

No Returns / Exchange On

  • Software where the item has been unsealed.
  • Software serial codes delivered by email

Click here to view our full Returns Policy.

Payments

Secure Online Payment Powered By Sage Pay 

We accept the following debit / credit cards:

Card Payments

Paypal

Pay for your item(s) in just a few clicks with PayPal. PayPal

Finance

Deko Finance

Instant Online Finance With Deko

Finance is a great way to spread the cost of your purchase.

To make it easy we’ve teamed up with Deko whose smart technology lets you apply for and complete the loan application quickly and entirely online.

Quick and Easy

Simply add the items to your basket and at the checkout, select the Deko finance option that suits you.

The quick application form should take no more than a couple of minutes to complete and you’ll receive an instant decision.

Click here for more information about aplying for finance.

Warranty

Minimum 12 Months Warranty

All new & used goods supplied by Music Matter are warranted free from defects for 12 months from the date of supply (unless otherwise stated).

Extended Warranty

Many manufacturers offer a free extended warranty upon registration.

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