The Akai Pro MPC Renaissance is a classic drum computer and
MIDI controller that, with all the resources of a computer, is a true
software/hardware hybrid. This way, the legendary MPC workflow fits perfectly
into the modern times.
Using the MPC Renaissance is extremely intuitive, despite
its complete overhaul, thanks to the trusted MPC handling. In addition,
software has been developed to allow detailed work with tracks and complex
The drum computer also communicated with the most common DAW
studio environments and can be freely mapped to the relevant audio software’s
control parameters. You’ve also got access to all essential controls for audio
production via the MPC’s control surface and backlit display. For comfortable
control, the Akai MPC features 16 large, Akai-quality pads with backlight
illumination and swing function, as well as 16 rotary knobs with LED rings.
A massive sound library, with over 6GB memory, offers all
the sounds of the classic MPC3000 and a great foundation for your music
production. Naturally, you can also import additional samples with WAV, MP3,
REX, AIFF and SND formats. Via the 8 pad banks, you can assign up to 128
samples across the 16 MPC pads.
The MIDI controller’s range of features is rounded off with
two symmetrical XLR combo inputs with added phantom power option for condenser