Today we will look on functional MIDI keyboard with interesting design M-Audio Code 49, which controllers are assignable. It has : 49 velocity-sensitive full-size keys with aftertouch function and 4 assignable sensitivity curve areas; assignable XY pad, which allows to control many instrument’s parameters simultaneously; 16 velocity-sensitive drumpads with back-light; 8 assignable knobs; 9 programmable sliders; 9 programmable buttons; and specialized transport control buttons. Also, it has pitch-bend and modulation control wheels, LCD display; inputs for sustain and volume control pedals; USB port for communication with computer and powering; and MIDI input and output with power adapter input, which is used with this kind of connection.
Keyboard is bundled with DAW Ableton Live Lite and AIR Music Technology Hybrid 3.0 and Loom software. It works in Windows 7, 8 and 10 and Mac OS X 10.7.5 and newer without additional drivers via Plug and Play technology, in which it tightly integrates with modern DAWs, their instruments and VST plugins : Avid Pro Tools, Ableton Live, Steinberg Cubase, FL Studio, Cackewalk Sonar, REAPER and others. There are also modifications of this keyboard with 25 and 61 keys. Package contains : MIDI keyboard M-Audio Code 49 itself, USB cable, optical disks with software and user’s guide. This is good MIDI keyboard, with wide range of assignable controllers and stylish design, which is worth its money, especially if it will be bought with discount.