Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol S49 MK2 review: specs & price

51 ratings | Read reviews

Keyboard Controller

The Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol S49 MK2 is a Keyboard Controller with a For all your virtual instruments, Fatar keyboard with aftertouch and 49...

Read full description

See specifications

PRODUCT COMPARISON

Name M-Audio Keystation 49 MK3 AIEP3 BundleSwissonic ControlKey 49 BundleNektar Panorama T4Acorn Masterkey 49Swissonic ControlKey 49 AAS BundleKorg microKEY Air 49Roland A-500 Pro BundleRoland A-500 PROMiditech i2-Control 37 BlackIcon iKeyboard 5XSwissonic ControlKey 49Miditech i2-mini 32 BluetoothMiditech i2-mini 32Midiplus X4 miniIcon iKeyboard 4XMiditech Midistart Music 49Roland A-49 BlackKorg microKEY 49 MkIIMiditech Garagekey miniRoland A-49 White
Brand
Description Bundle offer comprising:Swissonic ControlKey 4949 Keys Masterkeyboard with AftertouchUSB MIDI Keyboard with 49 KeysSwissonic ControlKey 4949-Key MIDI KeyboardRoland A-500 PROMIDI Keyboard ControllerUSB Master keyboardUSB MIDI Controller KeyboardUSB MIDI Keyboard and ControllerUSB MasterkeyboardCompact USB MasterkeyboardUSB MIDI KeyboardUSB MIDI Controller KeyboardMIDI Master keyboardUSB MIDI Keyboard Controller49-Key MIDI KeyboardUSB Master KeyboardUSB MIDI Keyboard Controller
Aftertouch
Split Zones0000002200000000-00-
Layer function
Pitch Bend / Modulation
Rotary Encoder08848099818004102002
Fader19919099909100000000
Pads08808088008000000000
Display
MIDI Interface1x Out1x Out1x Out1x In, 1x Out1x In, 1x Out2x Out1x Out1x Out1x OutMIDI Out1x Out1x Out1x Out1x Out
Sustain Pedal Connection---
USB-port
Mains Operation
Battery Operation
Bus-Powered
Transport controls-Rewind, fast forward, stop, play, record--Rewind, fast forward, stop, play, record-----Rewind, fast forward, stop, play, record---------
Menu Buttons-Menu, scene, bank, track, patch, channel, page, value, enter, exit--Menu, scene, bank, track, patch, channel, page, value, enter, exit-----Menu, scene, bank, track, patch, channel, page, value, enter, exit---------
Assignable functions for the trigger pads-Bank, velocity curve, 8 levels, full level, hold, roll, aftertouch and mode--Bank, velocity curve, 8 levels, full level, hold, roll, aftertouch and mode-----Bank, velocity curve, 8 levels, full level, hold, roll, aftertouch and mode---------
USB powered or optional power supply-9V 500 mA--9V 500 mA-----9V 500 mA---------
Dimensions (W x D x H)-825 x 320 x 87 mm820 x 227 x 80 mm80 x 19 x 7.6 cm825 x 320 x 87 mm709 x 139 x 54 mm---860 x 189 x 74 mm825 x 320 x 87 mm-460 x 130 x 50 mm-695 x 189 x 74 mm-836 x 182 x 84 mm709 x 139 x 54 mm-836 x 182 x 84 mm
Connections--Sustain and Expression Pedal, USB, MIDI Out------MIDI Out, USB, Expression and Sustain Pedal----MIDI Out, USB, Expression and Sustain Pedal-----
System requirements--Mac (OS X 10.7 or higher) and PC (Windows Vista, 7, 8, 10 or higher)------Class-Compliant with Windows 7, 8 and 10 (32 and 64 bit), Mac OS X (IntelMac) and iOS----Class-Compliant with Windows 7, 8 and 10 (32 and 64 bit), Mac OS X (IntelMac) and iOS-----
Weight--6.4 kg2 kg-1.4 kg3.8 kg3.8 kg-4 kg-0.8 kg800 g-3.2 kg-2.5 kg1.4 kg0.65 kg2.5 kg
Dimensions------839 x 251 x 91 mm839 x 251 x 91 mm---46 x 13 x 5 cm-703 x 137 x 51 mm----450 x 50 x 175 mm-
Connectors----------------HOLD pedal (jack)--HOLD pedal (jack)
Colour----------------Black--White

Buy Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol S49 MK2 on Ebay

Description

The Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol S49 MK2 is a Keyboard Controller with a For all your virtual instruments, Fatar keyboard with aftertouch and 49 semi-weighted keys, Ergonomic pitch and mod wheels plus touch strip, Pre-configured mapping for all KOMPLETE instruments and hundreds of NKS-compatible (Native Kontrol Standard) instruments from leading third-party suppliers, Full VSTi support, Two high-resolution colour displays for browsing, sound tweaking and more, Seamless integration with MASCHINE hardware/software, intuitive control of Logic Pro X, Ableton Live and GarageBand, Two freely assignable inputs for foot pedals, MIDI In/Out & Power supply via USB 2.0. The retail price is 409.85 £.

Specifications

Tag-based preset browsingFind sounds quickly and preview them instantly
Light GuideRGB lights above each key signal drum cells, key switches, chords, keys and more
Smart PlayRecognise keys and inversions with the Light Guide, play chord sequences and arpeggios using single keys or any key with white keys only
Register your hardware to download the KOMPLETE KONTROL software and KOMPLETE SELECT for free (11 high-quality software instruments and effects)Massive, Monark, The Gentleman, Drumlab, Reaktor Prism, Scarbee Mark I, Retro Machines, Vintage Organs, West Africa, Solid Bus Comp, and Replica)
System requirementsMac OS X 10.11 or macOS 10.12 (Intel Core 2 Duo), Windows 7 or later (Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon 64 X2), Internet connection and a graphics card supporting OpenGL 2.1 or higher required (only for software download and activation), 4 GB RAM (6 GB recommended for large CONTACT instruments), USB 2.0 or higher (cable included)
AftertouchYes
Split Zones16
Layer functionNo
Pitch Bend / ModulationYes
Rotary Encoder9
Fader0
Pads0
DisplayYes
MIDI Interface1x In, 1x Out
Sustain Pedal ConnectionYes
USB-portYes
Mains OperationYes
Battery OperationNo
Bus-PoweredYes

More Master Keyboards (up to 49 Keys)

M-Audio Keystation 49 MK3 AIEP3 Bundle

Bundle offer comprising:

Swissonic ControlKey 49 Bundle

Swissonic ControlKey 49

Nektar Panorama T4

49 Keys Masterkeyboard with Aftertouch

Acorn Masterkey 49

USB MIDI Keyboard with 49 Keys

Swissonic ControlKey 49 AAS Bundle

Swissonic ControlKey 49

Korg microKEY Air 49

49-Key MIDI Keyboard

Roland A-500 Pro Bundle

Roland A-500 PRO

Roland A-500 PRO

MIDI Keyboard Controller

Miditech i2-Control 37 Black

USB Master keyboard

Icon iKeyboard 5X

USB MIDI Controller Keyboard

Swissonic ControlKey 49

USB MIDI Keyboard and Controller

Miditech i2-mini 32 Bluetooth

USB Masterkeyboard

Miditech i2-mini 32

Compact USB Masterkeyboard

Midiplus X4 mini

USB MIDI Keyboard

Icon iKeyboard 4X

USB MIDI Controller Keyboard

Miditech Midistart Music 49

MIDI Master keyboard

Roland A-49 Black

USB MIDI Keyboard Controller

Korg microKEY 49 MkII

49-Key MIDI Keyboard

Miditech Garagekey mini

USB Master Keyboard

Roland A-49 White

USB MIDI Keyboard Controller

COMMENTS OR REVIEWS