Korg MicroKey 2 Air 49-Key Bluetooth MIDI Controller, Too many wires in your studio? Are they literally holding you back from the freedom of different configurations and setups? KORG, creators of the best-selling microKEY series and the next-gen microKEY2 series can help you break free with the new microKEY Air series of wireless MIDI controllers!
This microKEY Air is a 49 key controller fitted with Bluetooth and a host of features to make your studio and stage time easier, less congested and battery powered!
The microKEY Air supports Bluetooth Smart “Apple Bluetooth Low Energy MIDI”. You can easily connect wirelessly to iPad/iPhone music apps such as KORG Gadget, KORG Module, and GarageBand, as well as any MIDI-capable music production software on your Mac or Windows. Painstaking tuning of the Bluetooth capabilities means high stability and low latency, no strings – or wires – attached.
With an average of one hour of use per day, the batteries allow approximately one month of operation. And best of all, the microKEY Air runs on just two AA batteries.
microKEY Air can also be connected via a traditional USB cable. Since the microKEY is USB bus-powered, you only need a single USB cable to connect it to Mac or Windows. There's no need to install a driver; just connect it to your computer and start playing. This second generation newly supports connection to iPad and iPhone. Add an Apple Lightning - USB camera adaptor and one USB cable and your setup is complete, allowing you to access apps such as KORG Gadget, KORG Module, and GarageBand.
KORG’s Natural Touch mini keyboard has been carefully designed to assure playability while staying compact, and makes it easy to play chords or rapid phrases.
KORG Module and the microKEY are the best possible combination for a mobile performance environment. With the new microKEY Air which provides a wireless connection via Bluetooth MIDI, your iPhone instantly transforms into a high-quality sound module. In your room, in a practice studio, when riding in a moving vehicle, or outdoors, it's easy to set up and immerse yourself in a superb playing experience wherever you are.
The 49-key model provides an assignable switch jack for connecting a damper pedal. You can use the octave buttons in conjunction with the key transpose function to play MIDI's entire range of notes. The 49-key model also provides pitch bend and modulation wheels.
The microKEY comes with a serious collection of powerful music software titles including popular special editions of KORG Gadget and KORG Module plus the KORG Legacy Collection M1 Le which includes a plug-in version of the classic KORG M1 instrument. With microKEY Air you won’t have to purchase additional software; you can start creating music right away.
Bluetooth inside for wireless control of iOS or MIDI software on PC or Mac
Natural Touch mini-keyboard
Pitch bend wheel, Modulation wheel, Octave Shift buttons
Assignable switch jack, USB Type B
Battery life: Approx 30 hours
Octave shift: -/+ 3 octaves
Battery powered or USB bus power
Included: USB cable, KORG Software Bundle code
For more information, please visit Korg.com