The padKONTROL joins Korg's expanding line-up of MIDI studio controllers. Adding another dimension beyond traditional keyboard control, the padKONTROL is the most expressive and versatile drum pad controller ever!
In addition to accessing drum sounds and samples, the padKONTROL MIDI studio controller from Korg can also control softsynths and effects, trigger loops and video clips, and even act as transport controls for DAW software programs. Combining an assignable X-Y touchpad that also provides for natural-sounding flams and rolls, sixteen great-feeling illuminated trigger pads, assignable knobs and a footpedal input, the padKONTROL provides unsurpassed evocative control.
16 velocity-sensitive Trigger pads with LED illumination X-Y pad
Two assignable knobs
Assignable pedal jack *requires a separately sold DS-1H or PS-1
Display: 7-segment, 3-digit LED
Memory: 16 user scene memories, 30 preloaded scene templates
Connectors: Pedal, MIDI In/Out, USB (type B), Power supply jack (DC9V)
Power Supply: DC9V, AC adapter (optional), USB bus power (when using the USB connector)
Current Consumption: When using USB bus power: approximately 150 mA (maximum 180 mA), When using an AC adapter: approximately 150 mA (maximum 180 mA)
12.36” (W) x 9.21” (D) x 2.17” (H)
CD-ROM containing padKONTROL Editor/Librarian software etc.
Software license agreement
System Requirements Windows:
Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Professional / x64 Edition / Vista
Computer with a USB port, satisfying the operating requirements of Windows XP / Vista (USB chipset made by Intel Corporation is recommended) *Driver software for Windows XP x64 Edition is beta-version.
Note for Editor Librarian: During the installation process, some Alert Dialogs may appear, as the installer is not fully compatible with Vista. They can be ignored.
System Requirements Macintosh:
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.2 or later
Apple Macintosh computer with a USB port (USB C11), satisfying the operating requirements of Mac OS X, including Intel based Macs.