Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol S49 MK2 Controller Keyboard with Komplete 12
NI Komplete Kontrol S49 MK2 Product Overview by GAK
This bundle comes complete with the Komplete Kontrol S49 and the Komplete 12 Ultimate Upgrade from Komplete Select.
Native Instruments have returned with a new and improved version of their popular Kontrol Keyboard series. The unit features 49 semi-weighted keys on a Pro grade Fatar Keybed, Ergonomic pitch and mod wheels, plus an impressive touch strip for expression control.
The onboard display has been completely revamped, now featuring 2 high-res RGB screens, perfect for browsing, tweaking sounds and mixing. The precision Light Guide pinpoints the location of sounds, key zones, switches, scales, and more.
NI also bundle in their Komplete Select software which features 11 premium instruments (including Massive and Monark.) The S49 also allows you to utilise 3rd party VSTi's.
- Smart keyboard controller for all your virtual instruments
- Pro-grade Fatar keybeds with aftertouch – 49 or 61 semi-weighted keys
- Ergonomic pitch and mod wheels, plus touch strip for expression control
- Pre-mapped control of KOMPLETE instruments and hundreds of
- Native Kontrol Standard (NKS) instruments from leading manufacturers
- Full VSTi support
- Tag-based preset browsing: Find sounds quickly and hear instant previews
- Two high-res color screens for browsing, tweaking, mixing, and more
- Light Guide: RGB lights above each key highlight drum cells, key switches, chords, scales, and more
- Smart Play: See scales and modes on the Light Guide, play chord progressions and arpeggios with single keys, or map any scale to white keys only
- Deep integration with MASCHINE software / hardware
- Intuitive control over Logic Pro X, Ableton Live, and GarageBand. Cubase and Nuendo integration coming soon after initial release
- 4-directional push encoder for one-handed sound browsing and project navigation
- Two assignable pedal inputs •MIDIin/out
- USB 2.0 bus powered
- Includes KOMPLETE 12 SELECT