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Open Box Akai Professional MPC X

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The X is a standalone MPC featuring a beautiful, full color 10.1 in. multi-touch screen that flips up for easy viewing or lays back into the chassis for transport and times when you don’t need a front... Click To Read More About This Product

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Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
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Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
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Overview

The X is a standalone MPC featuring a beautiful, full color 10.1 in. multi-touch screen that flips up for easy viewing or lays back into the chassis for transport and times when you don’t need a front view of the screen (like when you’re playing pads live). It has 16 amazingly responsive, velocity and pressure sensitive RGB pads and 16 gigs of internal storage. To make it a truly untethered, computer-free experience, the X also features two USB slots that can be used for MIDI controller connectivity. Rounding out the controls are dedicated menu buttons, a large master encoder knob and 16 touch-sensitive 360º assignable pots (Q-Links) with OLED displays, perfect for precisely automating individual parameters and delivering expressively nuanced recordings.

To Plug or Not to Plug
Powering the X is MPC 2.0, Akai Professional’s new update to the MPC software. Capable of running natively on the MPC X in standalone mode, MPC 2.0 can also be run from a Mac or PC with the X tethered to a computer. A number of new features added to 2.0 include: audio track recording, an improved time warp algorithm, enhanced Q-Link control, audio and MIDI drag and drop.

Infinite Sounds, Unlimited Inspiration
The MPC has a reputation for sounds that hit hard and sound great right out of the box. Pre-installed with 10 gigs of world-class sounds, The Vault 2.0 features samples and kits from top-notch sound design companies including Capsun Audio, MVP Loops, CR2 Records, as well as Akai’s own. The X also features a 2.5” SATA drive connector providing more storage via external hard drive for your own samples. Additionally, sounds can be accessed and added to the library using the built-in SD Card slot or the USB thumb drive.

Above and Beyond
Onboard CV/Gate outputs enable the analog control of modular gear such as classic synths and drum machines. For vinyl users, two RCA phono inputs with RIAA preamp have been included to ensure the right levels are coming into the X directly from your turntable. The joy of sampling vinyl is at the core of what made the classic MPC workflow legendary. Akai stays true to these roots while simultaneously improving the sound and stability of the sampling process.

The MPC X is the pinnacle of lengthy research and development, detailed feedback from our passionate user base and the merging of the best technologies from across the Akai product line.

FEATURES

Full color 10.1 in. multi-touch screen 
16 velocity and pressure sensitive RGB pads
16 GB internal storage
Two USB slots for MIDI controller connectivity
16 touch-sensitive 360º assignable pots (Q-Links) with OLED displays


SPECIFICATIONS
Controls
Pads: 16
Pad banks: 8
Velocity/pressure sensitive: yes
Backlit: Yes, color
Knobs: 16
Touch-sensitive knobs: yes
Buttons: 63

Onboard Features
Display size: 10.1 in. (diagonal)
Display type: LED, color
Multi-touch screen: Yes
Built-in storage: 16 GB

Inputs
XLR/TRS combo: 2
1/4 in. TRS: 2
1/4 in. TS: 2
RCA: 2

Outputs
XLR/TRS combo: 0
1/4 in. TRS: 8
1/4 in. TS: 0
RCA: 0

Other Connectivity
MIDI: In/Out
USB Type-A: 2
USB Type-B: 1
SD Card slot: 1
CV/Gate: 8
Headphone outputs: 2

Other
Width:19.9 in.
Height: 3.4 in.
Depth: 16.7 in.
Weight: 12.57 lb.
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Akai ProfessionalMPC X
 
5.0

(based on 5 reviews)

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(5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

No more flashlights for me

By Jizzy jazz hands

from Utah

Comments about Akai Professional MPC X:

I've placed myself in plenty of mpc s and various drum machines non have held up to my vigorous practices all the 1/4 inch receivers are far to mucked up to keep them around useful not this baby she knows what she wants and when she wants it dare I say I could have found love

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  • No
 
5.0

Way to Go Akai

By G.Marcell

from Chicago, IL

About Me Novice

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Functional
  • Good Quality
  • Improves Sound

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Akai Professional MPC X:

      I started messing around with MPC a few years ago and The MPC-X is the best so far to me. Before I would have to manipulate the pad sensitivity. This go round I pulled it right out the box and didn't have to mess with the pad sensitivity at all, this is great. I didn't buy the renaissance because I felt like it should've been a standalone and a controller and a few years later Akai introduce the MPC-X, awesome.

       
      5.0

      I own a MPC5000,MPC Studio and the MPC X is both in one

      By San Fran

      from Columbia

      About Me Experienced

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Functional
      • Good Quality
      • Improves Sound

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Practicing

        Comments about Akai Professional MPC X:

        I've been using MPC for years and Akai did it right.. It's like having my MPC 5000 and MPC Studio all in one unit.

         
        5.0

        I would buy again

        By Kas

        from GA

        About Me Professional Musician

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Practicing

          Comments about Akai Professional MPC X:

          Dope

           
          5.0

          Maschine killa

          By King James

          from West Covina California

          About Me Professional Musician

          Pros

            Cons

            • Difficult To Use

            Best Uses

              Comments about Akai Professional MPC X:

              This thing is incredible.
              My first MPC.
              I have used other hardware such as Maschine and plenty of computer-based be a DAW's together with various midi controllers.
              But now I see why serious producers, beat makers and hobbyist have labeled the MPC as the preferred
              Weapon of choice.

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