ALESIS VI61
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VI61 is an impressive midi keyboard and controller from Alesis. It comes with assignable pads, knobs, and buttons, as well as pitch and modulation wheels. The 61 keys are semi-weighted, velocity-sensitive, with aftertouch, in waterfall style, so it gives you a great experience when playing.

The midi controller is a plug-and-play product, so all you need is to connect it to your computer via USB cable, and open your preferred DAW. You can also use the 5-pin MIDI Out connection to control external synths and modules.

VI61 has 16 velocity-sensitive pads with RGB colors that are perfect for triggering sounds and programming/performing beats.

There are buttons for octave up/down, tempo, and also transport controls. VI61 has 16 knobs, with groups of 3 buttons below each knob, so it’s possible to set several midi mappings, depending on your needs.

Features:

–    61 full-sized, square-front, semi-weighted keys (with aftertouch);

–    16 velocity-sensitive pads;

–    48 assignable buttons;

–    16 assignable knobs;

–    Dedicated transport buttons;

–    Pitch and modulation wheels;

–    USB port;

–    5-pin MIDI Out jack;

–    9V DC power adapter jack;

–    Sustain pedal input;

–    Ableton Live Lite and Xpand!2 included (via download).

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