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 softwareâ€”decades of music production expertise calibrated so you can make music that rises to the top.
Load your samples into the included MPC Essentials software and start making music. MPC Element comes equipped with the Akai Pro feel, design, and workflow that professional producers have trusted from decades: 16 backlit, multicolor pads with pressure and velocity sensitivity along with MPC Note Repeat, Full Level, 16 Level, and Tap Tempo.
Harness the power to produce anywhere. MPC Elementâ€™s low-profile design is just 14mm thin and includes an integrated cover to protect the brushed aluminum control surface when youâ€™re on the move. The included USB cable connects to your computer and provides all the power you need, illuminating MPCâ€™s Elementâ€™s multi-color pads and buttons.
Control your favorite music software. MPC Elements 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 any MIDI music software you already have. An 1/8-inch MIDI input and an 1/8-inch MIDI output are both onboard and special 1/8-inch to 5-pin MIDI cables are included. MPC Essentials also works seamlessly with your current music software (DAW) as a VST, RTAS, or AU plugin. Whether youâ€™re working in Ableton Live, Pro Tools, Logic, Studio One, Cubase, and more, MPC Essentials empowers you with cutting-edge modern production capabilities. Whatâ€™s in the Box? MPC Element Controller, MPC Essentials Software (Download), 1+ GB sound library: Elements of UK Dance (Download); Elements of House (Download); Elements of Dystopia (Download), (2) 1/8-inch (3.5mm)-to-MIDI Cables, USB Cable, User Guide, Safety & Warranty Manual