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MPC Essentials

MPC Essentials
MPC Essentials
MPC Essentials by AKAI is a Virtual Instrument Audio Plugin and an Audio Plugin Host and a Software Application for macOS and Windows. It functions as a VST Plugin, an Audio Units Plugin, an AAX Plugin and a Standalone Application. It can host VST Plugins and Audio Units Plugins.
Windows: 2 GHz Pentium 4 or Celeron compatible CPU or faster (multicore CPU recommended) 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended) Windows 7 and Windows 8 (32 or 64-bit) with DVD-ROM drive
Mac: 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended) Mac OS X 10.7 - 10.8 with DVD–ROM drive
Can Host
Can Host
Stand-Alone Utility / Application
Copy Protection
Important Note
Included with Air Advance Music Suite, MPK Controllers or MPC Element. Not yet available for separate purchase.
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MPC Essentials, a groove/beat production and sample-triggering software, can integrate directly into any DAW, such as Ableton Live Lite, or run standalone.

With the ability to operate standalone, MPC Essentials software gives you immediate creative capability. Create up to eight pad banks for a total of 128 sounds and samples are your fingertips. Plus, you can add up to four insert effects per pad for even more dynamic expression.

MPC Essentials also works seamlessly with your current music software (DAW) as a VST, RTAS, or AU plugin. Whether you're working in Ableton Live, Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Studio One, Cubase, and more, MPC Essentials empowers you with cutting-edge modern production capabilities.

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