A Creative Powerhouse For Whenever Inspiration Strikes - The Akai MPC Live II Music Production Center

Meet MPC Live II, the full MPC experience in its most portable configuration yet. Everything you need to make music, anywhere, right at your fingertips.

For the first time ever, you now have studio-grade monitors built-in directly to your MPC. No need to waste precious time looking for your headphones, untangling cables or powering up external monitors. These full range stereo monitors deliver low end thump along with tight top end to make portable beat-making the sonic experience you need to feel your music.

There’s no need to compromise for portability. MPC Live II is the complete MPC experience without missing a step. A rechargeable lithium-ion battery means you can work anywhere for hours. Full-size MPC pads give you the ultimate in drum performance and the expanded function buttons allow for quick editing on-the-fly so you never miss a beat.

  • Standalone MPC – No Computer Required
  • Powerful Multicore Processor System
  • Built-in Stereo Monitors
  • 16 Full-size Velocity Sensitive RGB Pads
  • Brilliant 7-inch Multi-Touch Display



  • Buttons: 27 dedicated function buttons; red, amber, or green-backlit
  • CPU: Quad-core ARM® processor
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • Storage: 16 GB, expandable via SATA connections
  • Dimensions (width x depth x height): 16.2” x 9.6” x 1.8”
  • Weight: 7.45 lbs


  • 16 velocity and pressure-sensitive pads, RGB-backlit
  • 8 banks accessible via Pad Bank buttons


  • 4 360° touch-sensitive Q-Link Knobs
  • 4 Q-Link Knob columns accessible via Q-Link button
  • 1 360° encoder for display navigation and selection via push


  • 6.9” / 176 mm (diagonal)
  • 5.9” x 3.7” / 150 x 93 mm (width x height)
  • Full-color LED-backlit display with touch interface


  • 2 1/4” (6.35 mm) TRS inputs (1 stereo pair)
  • 6 1/4” (6.35 mm) TRS outputs (3 stereo pairs)
  • 1 1/4” (6.35 mm) stereo headphone output
  • 2 RCA inputs (1 stereo pair)
  • 2 5-pin MIDI inputs
  • 2 5-pin MIDI outputs
  • 4 TRS CV/Gate jacks, 8 outputs total
  • 1 Ethernet link port
  • 2 USB Type-A ports
  • 1 USB Type-B port
  • 1 SD Card slot
  • 1 Power Adapter input


  • Via power adapter: 19 V, 3.42 A, center-positive, included
  • Via battery: Lithium-ion, rechargeable, up to 5 hours of battery life
Manufacturer: Akai Professional
SKU: I645124-N-2-WHXC
UPC: 0694318024560

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