Arturia MiniLab MK 3 Compact MIDI Keyboard & Pad Controller, 25 Sensitive Slim Keys, 2 Banks 8 Backlit Performance Pads, Pitch-Bend & Touchstrips, USB Bus Powered, Mac/Win, Deep Black | MINILAB 3 DBL
Description for Arturia MiniLab MK 3 Compact MIDI Keyboard & Pad Controller, 25 Sensitive Slim Keys, 2 Banks 8 Backlit Performance Pads, Pitch-Bend & Touchstrips, USB Bus Powered, Mac/Win, Deep Black | MINILAB 3 DBL
Producers and musicians in search of a compact MIDI keyboard and pad controller that makes music right out of the box will be impressed with the Arturia MiniLab 3, a portable USB-MIDI controller that ships with a comprehensive audio-production software suite.
Utilizing USB bus power, the velocity-sensitive twenty-five-key controller adds a dual bank of eight velocity- and pressure-sensitive backlit performance pads, eight rotary controls, and four sliders to provide dedicated premapping for the included Ableton Live Lite and Analog Lab Intro software, and responsive capacitive touchstrips for pitch bend and modulation. A sustain pedal input (pedal available separately) extends the functionality of the controller.
- 25 Velocity-Sensitive Slim Keys
- 2 Banks of 8 Backlit Performance Pads
- 8 Rotary Encoders and 4 Sliders
- Mini Display + Clickable Browsing Knob
- Built-In Arp + Hold and Chord Modes
- DAW Integration Scripts
- Pitch-Bend and Modulation Touchstrips
- Octave Up/Down Buttons, Sustain Pedal In
- Includes Production-Ready Bundle
- USB Bus Powered, Mac and Windows
Go withyour flow
Finally, an easy keyboard controller that adapts to your needs, your style, and your workflow, so you can make music just the way you like it. Hook it up, discover fresh sounds, enjoy premium velocity-sensitive keys, and get hands-on with your music like never before.
It’s that easy
You don’t need to understand music theory, learn production, or buy any software to enjoy MiniLab 3. Easily control your DAW projects in real-time, explore amazing instrument sounds in a few clicks, and get those tracks, beats, and mixes sounding as good as you’ve always wanted with a workflow fit for a pro.
It’s that creative
Write platinum melodies, record massive chords with a single key, create totally customized synth sounds in seconds, and so much more. This controller is all about letting you follow your musical curiosity and discover how far your sound can really go.
It’s that versatile
Play keys, punch in a drum loop, connect to MIDI gear, browse your preset library - all in one. MiniLab 3 comes pre-mapped for most DAWs, gives you every tactile control you need, and delivers a full production-ready suite of software & sounds to fit your flavor of music-making.
From the great-feeling keyboard, to the pads & faders directly integrated with Analog Lab & your DAW, to the real-time mini display, every aspect of MiniLab 3 is designed to be intuitive, expressive, and a joy to use - for beginners and pros alike.
Unleash your sound and enjoy making music with a plug-and-play MIDI keyboard that does it all: control your DAW, enjoy pro-quality keys, punch in synth melodies & drum loops, explore hundreds of included sounds & samples, and connect to MIDI gear - all at once.
MiniLab 3 is the controller that adapts to your needs, your style, and your workflow, so you can make music just the way you like it.
Enjoy a workflow that aids the creative process, with features like a built-in arpeggiator, chord mode, custom DAW mapping presets, and easy transposition. Making music has never been so accessible.
Portable, compatible design
MiniLab 3 will fit seamlessly into any setup, from bedroom to stage, with its compact & lightweight design, deeper DAW integration, and MIDI out & USB-C connectivity.
Built-to-last eco design
MiniLab 3 is built with longevity and sustainability in mind. A rugged road-ready design, minimum 50% recycled plastic construction, and 100% recycled packaging means this controller goes the distance.
Creative software included
On top of a world-class MIDI controller, you’ll get a full package of premium music-making software, from an industry-standard DAW to well over 500 mix-ready synth & keyboard presets.
Analog Lab Intro, Ableton Live Lite, UVI Model D, Native Instruments The Gentleman, Loopcloud sample packs & subscription, Melodics subscription.
Compatible with Mac OS X and Windows.
Discover MiniLab 3.
- Mini display & clickable browsing knob, with real-time feedback on tweaks and controls
- Built-in Arpeggiator
- Hold and Chord modes
- Custom-written DAW scripts for intuitive integration with major DAWs
- 8 DAW & user presets & DAW Transport Control
- Octave up and down buttons for full range, Transpose for semitone transposition
- 2 capacitive touch sensors for pitch bend and modulation wheel
- Control input for pedal: sustain, expression, or footswitch
Seamless integration with all Arturia software instruments, including Analog Lab: select sounds, browse presets, switch parts, smart-assigned controls.
25 note velocity-sensitive slim keyboard
Useful, tactile controls:
2 banks of 8 high quality velocity & pressure sensitive pads with RGB backlighting, 8 rotary encoders, 4 sliders
USB powered and MIDI 5-pin outputs:
USB-C MIDI connects to computers and MIDI Control Center
MIDI 5-pin DIN output for connection to external instruments, gear
|Keyboard||25 Slim Keys, Synth Action with Velocity|
|MIDI Control Surfaces||1 x Touch-Sensor (Pitch-Bend)
1 x Touch-Sensor (Modulation)
8 x Pad (Pressure/Velocity-Sensitive)
8 x Rotary Encoder
4 x Slider
2 x Rotary Encoder (Clickable)
|Performance Functions||Octave Shift|
|I/O||1 x 1/4" TS Sustain Input
1 x USB Type-B
*As of September, 2022: Check with manufacturer for the most up-to-date compatibility
|Power Options||USB Bus Power|
|Anti-Theft Features||Kensington Security Slot|