Arturia KeyLab Essential 88

MIDI Master Keyboard

  • USB MIDI keyboard with 88 velocity sensitive keys
  • 8 Velocity sensitive pads with aftertouch
  • 1 Clickable encoder
  • 9 Rotary knobs
  • 9 Faders
  • 13 Buttons
  • Transport section with 4 function keys
  • LC Display
  • Pitch and modulation wheel
  • Chord play mode
  • Mackie/HUI control compatible
  • USB
  • MIDI output
  • Sustain pedal input
  • Input for optional power supply (not included)
  • USB class compliant
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 1260 x 63 x 260.6 mm
  • Weight: 8.48 kg
  • Incl. Arturia Analog Lab software, Ableton Live Lite licence, and UVI Model D Piano licence

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Further Information

Hammer Action Keys No
Aftertouch No
Split Zones 1
Layer function No
Pitch Bend / Modulation Yes
Rotary Encoder 9
Fader (Amount) 9
Pads 8
Display Yes
Sustain Pedal Connection Yes
USB-port Yes
Mains Operation Yes
Bus-Powered Yes

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Udayan, 26.05.2020
Arturia never disappoints. Feels solid, built quality is excellent, and sits perfectly in my home studio. The fades, knobs, and DAW integration all come handy and speeds up production pace. 100% recommended if weighted keys are not a requirement.
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Great product for the price
Demens, 31.03.2020
I use it as my main midi controller for the DAW and also as a live keyboard. Has a solid build, the keybed is semi weighted and good to play on it. The velocity of the keys is good, on the pads not so sansitive. The faders and knobs are great and can be programmed inside the daw. Unfortunately not all buttons can be configured. Overall a great keyboard.
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NevesJesus, 08.06.2020
I'm extremely happy with this keyboard, especially the keys, which I was a bit scared of!! 5/5. And the analog lab it comes with is also great!!!
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Really nice for the price
Mani Draugabani, 18.03.2020
The only thing I don't like is the velocity of the keys, it feels kind of cheap

But all the functions are really simple to use and the interface is quite nice.
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