Just landed: iRig MIDI
After the phenomenal success of the iRig and iRig Mic, developers IK Multimedia have come back with another innovative product that’s bound to get iPad and iPhone users adding this to their Christmas lists. The iRig MIDI is a smart and easily portable MIDI interface for iOS customers looking to take control of any of the 50+ Core MIDI compatible apps including Garageband and the plethora of synths, samplers and virtual groove boxes now available.
Check out iRig MIDI in action with the included sample tank app...
The iRig MIDI enables the user to connect MIDI keyboards, drum machines, drum pads, pedal boards and more to their iOS device giving them tactile control over their favourite music apps including the FREE Sample Tank app which comes with the unit. The ever expanding range of iOS apps can also be used to control external MIDI equipment such as sound modules, DAWs or lighting systems using the mobile device as the control surface. Unlike other iOS MIDI interfaces, iRig MIDI is the only product of it's kind to boast 3 MIDI ports: IN/OUT/THRU. These connect to any standard MIDI jacks using the included 2 x 1.6m/5.2' cables. iRig MIDI also has 2 LEDs for displaying the MIDI activity on the IN and OUT ports. iRig MIDI also exclusively provides a micro USB port and included cable to connect the unit to any standard USB power supply source ensuring that it maintains full power during long sessions without draining your iPhone/iPad’s battery.
IK Multimedia iRig MIDI interface for iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
iRig MIDI lets keyboard players, producers, guitar/bass players and vocalists use all the power and sound of their favourite iOS music apps as an integral part of their live or mobile recording setup. For example:
An iOS device as a synthesizer/instrument