The Akai Force blurs the lines between production and performance, designed for DJs and sample-based performance. The Akai Force combines essential elements needed and puts them into one compact box, featuring clip-launching, step sequencing, sampling, synth engines, and a host of connectivity.
Force 3.1 Firmware Update – new sounds, effects, and workflow improvements. Including three brand new instrument plugins and seven new effects, the update features everything you need to take your music to the next level. Comprised of a classic string machine, a tape keyboard, and a vintage analog synthesizer, each of the instrument plugins feature their own dedicated effects and a wide range of presets to get you started. The update is jam-packed with new and useful effects, including the AIR Vocal Insert Effects Suite, a versatile collection of vocal effects.
The Decksaver Akai Force Cover is a premium-grade protective cover designed to accommodate the Akai Force Production Station. The custom moulded protective cover is constructed from a highly-durable polycarbonate shell for optimal strength, protecting the controller from dust, liquid, accidental impact damage and more while on the move.
Portable performance station
With 16GB of onboard storage, you can import your stems, loops, and one-shots into the Force and begin assigning them to the 8×8 clip matrix. Apply playback modes to loop, trigger, and remix your tracks. You can also time-stretch in real-time without latency or digital artifacts impacting your samples. The Force comes with 10GB worth of signature Akai samples.
Designed with performers in mind
Whether in the studio or on stage, using the impressive new XYFX feature, you’re able to apply filters, modulations, beat repeat effects, and a host of additional features in individual tracks or selected outputs on the go. Take on venues with confidence. The Akai Force was designed with live performance in mind, standalone as a performance center or integrated into your current DJ setup.
Akai regularly pushes boundaries. In update 3.0.2, Akai became the first company to integrate the world-famous Splice software over WiFi, specifically to the MPC Live, MPC X, and Akai Force. Download and browse your Splice sample library directly on your device in standalone mode, giving access to literally millions of high-quality, royalty-free samples.
In summary, the Akai Force Music Production DJ Performance System is an all-in-one production tool that blurs the lines between production and performance. The 3.1 firmware update adds new sounds, effects, and workflow improvements. With the Decksaver Akai Force Cover, the system is protected from dust, liquid, accidental impact damage and more while on the move. The portable performance station features 16GB of onboard storage, and with the XYFX feature, performers can apply filters, modulations, beat repeat effects, and additional features on the go. Splice integration provides access to millions of high-quality, royalty-free samples.