Akai MPC2000XL Sequencer/Sampler MIDI Workstation, New

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akai mpc2000xl new
A compact and rugged dedicated hardware sequencer/sampler that is equally at home on stage as it is in the studio. No computer needed!


The Akai Professional MPC2000XL MIDI Production Center combines a 64-Track MIDI Sequencer and a 32-voice Stereo Digital Sampler, with 16 velocity and pressure sensitive rubber pads, providing rock solid sequencing and drum programming combined with powerful sampling facilities in one convenient and portable desktop unit.

The MPC2000XL inherits many of the major features of the original MPC such as the legendary "fee"' and "groove"so that you can be sure that your beats and sequences just swing. It also features the original MPC60's intuitive transport and locate controls, the unique NOTE REPEAT function, plus new additions such as four bank keys to effectively provide 64 pads, multi-program playback, multi-track recording, simultaneous playback of a second sequence, Next Sequence key, Track Mute key, TimeStretch, Slice Sound, Resampling, plus folder file management. Add to these an improved friendly and intuitive user interface thanks to the graphic LCD, two MIDI ins and 32 MIDI channels via the two MIDI outputs, and options for multiple audio outputs, multi-effects, SMPTE Time Code and even Flash Rom memory, and you have a dependable switch on and work' solution to computer sequencer headaches.

The MPC2000XL comes with 2MB of onboard memory as standard that can be expanded up to 32 MB of RAM using standard SIMMs. There are two options for onboard storage: a 3.5" Floppy drive (MPC2000XL) or a Multi-Card drive (MPC2000XL-MCD) that supports various types of removable flash memory, such as Compact Flash, Smart Media, Memory Stick, and Secure Digital. The MPC2000XL also includes a 50pin SCSI interface for connection to external SCSI drives such as CD-ROM drives, hard drives or ZIP drives.

The Akai Professional MPC2000XL MIDI Production Center combines a 64-Track MIDI Sequencer and a 32-voice Stereo Digital Sampler, with 16 velocity and pressure sensitive rubber pads, providing rock solid sequencing and drum programming combined with powerful sampling facilities in one convenient and portable desktop unit.

The MPC2000XL inherits many of the major features of the original MPC such as the legendary "fee"' and "groove"so that you can be sure that your beats and sequences just swing. It also features the original MPC60's intuitive transport and locate controls, the unique NOTE REPEAT function, plus new additions such as four bank keys to effectively provide 64 pads, multi-program playback, multi-track recording, simultaneous playback of a second sequence, Next Sequence key, Track Mute key, TimeStretch, Slice Sound, Resampling, plus folder file management. Add to these an improved friendly and intuitive user interface thanks to the graphic LCD, two MIDI ins and 32 MIDI channels via the two MIDI outputs, and options for multiple audio outputs, multi-effects, SMPTE Time Code and even Flash Rom memory, and you have a dependable switch on and work' solution to computer sequencer headaches.

The MPC2000XL comes with 2MB of onboard memory as standard that can be expanded up to 32 MB of RAM using standard SIMMs. There are two options for onboard storage: a 3.5" Floppy drive (MPC2000XL) or a Multi-Card drive (MPC2000XL-MCD) that supports various types of removable flash memory, such as Compact Flash, Smart Media, Memory Stick, and Secure Digital. The MPC2000XL also includes a 50pin SCSI interface for connection to external SCSI drives such as CD-ROM drives, hard drives or ZIP drives.

FEATURES
• Sampler, drum machine and multi-track MIDI sequencer in one instrument
• Dedicated buttons for the most commonly used functions
• Informative graphic LCD on a hinged, tiltable panel
• Extremely powerful sampling drum machine/phrase sample
• Extensive sample editing that includes cut and paste, timestretch, etc., with waveform display
44.1 kHz, 16-bit stereo sampling with 32-voice polyphony
• Resonant digital filter & envelope per voice
• Large, great-feeling, velocity- and pressure-sensitive pads for expressive programming
• Note Variation slider for programming a wide variety of dynamics
• Stereo Mix outputs & optional eight individual outputs
• S/PDIF digital I/O
• Built-in floppy disk and SCSI interface
• Reads sample data from S1000 and S3000 series samplers, E-mu EIIIx, Roland S750/S760, .WAV
• Powerful and easy-to-use MIDI sequencer offers a great alternative to complex computer-based sequencers
• Supports both linear and pattern-style (looped) recording
• 300,000 note sequence capacity
• Step Edit mode for fast recording, viewing or editing of any event in a sequence
• Flexible synchronization capabilities: MIDI clock, MTC, and SMPTE (optional)
• Two MIDI inputs with merge & two independent MIDI outputs (32 channels)

Additional Information

UPCN/A
SKUMPC2000XL NEW
ManufacturerAkai Professional
Product ConditionNew - On Clearance
ReturnableNo

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