Great Akai Bundles - MPC Series samplers + FREE Loopmaster CDs!
Limited-time offer! Buy an AKAI MPC series sampler (MPC500/1000/2500) between June 21st and October 31st and get 2 FREE Loopmasters Sample CDs (MSRP £80.00)!
AKAI MPC500 Bundle £389
Take The MPC Platinum Standard Everywhere You Go.
The MPC500 is the first truly portable all–in–one Music Production Center, affording artists the ability to sample and create music on–the–go. Whether you travel around the globe for hit–making sessions or across town to link up for a casual beatmaking hang, the MPC500 is the ultimate answer to your mobile production needs. Fully compatible with the legendary MPC line, you can work anywhere with the MPC500's battery–powered capability and drop them back into your MPC2500 when you get back to the studio.
The MPC500 combines a 48–Track MIDI Sequencer and a 32–voice Stereo Digital Sampler, with 12 velocity and pressure sensitive rubber pads. 16MB of on–board memory comes standard and can be expanded up to 128 MB of RAM. When connected to a Mac or PC via its built–in USB port, you can simply drag & drop data between the computer and the MPC500's CF card. Compatible with other MPC products, the MPC500 extends users' studios to fit in with their mobile lifestyles.
AKAI MPC1000 Bundle £610.99
Production Power, On The Move.
Inheriting all the essential features which make the MPC series so iconic, the MPC1000 is not only a perfect complement to its larger MPC siblings, but a powerful Music Production Center in its own right. The MPC1000 combines a 64–Track MIDI Sequencer and a 32–voice Stereo Digital Sampler, with 16 velocity and pressure sensitive rubber pads. 16MB of on–board memory comes standard and can be expanded up to 128 MB of RAM. You can save your work to a Standard Compact Flash Card (up to 2GB). A preloaded CF card is included, to get you going.
When connected to a Mac or PC via its built–in USB port, you can simply drag & drop data between the computer and the MPC1000's CF card. Incredibly portable, the MPC1000 is small and ruggedly designed, to easily fit in a backpack or laptop bag for the traveling producer.
The perfect machine to quickly create punchy beats. Anyone who wanted an MPC but could not afford it! Typically: Hip-Hop and R&B artist or "Producer", as well as DJ/Live Club performer.
AKAI MPC2500 Bundle £888.99
The Platinum Standard In Samplers Gets Even Better.
The new MPC2500 Music Production Center is the recognized industry standard, a 32–voice drum/phrase sampler with up to 128 MB of RAM and extensive editing control. Designed for professional music production environments and DJs and live club performers, the MPC2500 features a time–tested user interface, responsive velocity– and pressure–sensitive pads, twin onboard effects processors, four Q–Link controllers (two sliders/two knobs) for extensive real–time control, plus 10 outputs and a S/PDIF digital output.
The ultra–powerful MPC2500 sports a 100,000 note/64 track MIDI sequencer that can be assigned to four separate MIDI outputs for a total of 64 independently addressable MIDI channels. Internal sounds reside in flash memory and can easily be swapped for new sounds via compact flash cards, optional user installable hard drive, or the optional CD–ROM drive. A CF card with preloaded sounds is included to get you started.
Akai Professional, in its pursuit to remain the leader of digital sampling technology has released the MPC2500. This unit designed for professional audio production, offers drum programming, sequencing, and sampling capabilities. Artists now have the luxury of producing music with a compact music composition center.