The Alesis Performance Pad Pro is an 8 pad multi precussion instrument with over 500 on board sounds. These sounds have been multi-sampled and feature Dynamic Articualtion giving a realistic feel to the hits. The 8 pads are velocity sensitive and the unit has inputs for both kick and high hat triggers.
There is a 3 part sequencer which takes the technology from Alesis` top selling electronics percussion range so you can play live or create sequences to jam along to. You can use the Performance Pad Pro on it`s own or add it to your existing percussion setup and the on board sounds include acoustic and electronic drums, bass, precussion, sound effects and more. Built in FX are also available in the form of Reverb, EQ and Compression.
As it is a MIDI controller it can be used to control any MIDI compatible device using the 5 pin connection and an external source can be connected and mixed into the unit. The outputs are 24-bit and the large LCD screen makes navigation a breeze.
With the Performance Pad Pro you can record and playback your own beats and it`s size make it a great precussion instrument to take around with you or fit into your current setup.
Performance Pad Pro Main Features:
8 natural feeling, velocity-sensitive drum pads with Dynamic Articulation
Built-in professional drum machine so you can record and play back your own beats
Over 500 sounds ranging from all styles and instruments assignable to any pad
Large LCD display with easy-to-navigate interface with a lightweight, durable enclosure
High-quality, 24-bit audio outputs and traditional 5-pin MIDI output jack
Mix input for external tracks, loops, and instruments
Polyphony: 32 voice
Patterns: 100 preset, 100 user
Kits: 100 preset, 100 user
In the Box:
PerformancePad Pro multi-percussion instrument
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