Native Instruments has released the next generation of its Komplete Kontrol S-Series Keyboards and MASCHINE integrated hardware/software system.
The Komplete Kontrol S49 and S61 Mk2 and MASCHINE Mk3 deliver more intuitive workflows, optimised layouts, more vivid visual feedback, and deeper integration with your studio setup giving you everything you need to create – and keep on creating.
Perform expressively, browse and preview sounds, tweak parameters, sketch your ideas, then navigate and mix your project – all from one fully integrated centrepiece for studio and stage
MORE VISUAL: Two high-res colour screens make it easy to browse and preview sounds, tweak controls, and mix and edit your projects – right from the hardware.
MORE INTUITIVE: Get hands-on with your production process, thanks to an improved layout with more dedicated function buttons and a new four-directional push encoder.
MORE EXPRESSIVE: KOMPLETE KONTROL S49 and S61 now sport ergonomic pitch and mod wheels, plus a touch strip for expanded creative possibilities.
MORE INTEGRATION: Mix, edit, and more in MASCHINE, Logic, Ableton Live, and GarageBand. Advanced functionality for Cubase and Nuendo coming late 2017.
MASCHINE MK3 is a newly-optimised classic is a fun, intuitive, hands-on hub for in the studio or on the go. It also now features two hi-res colour screens making it easy to slice samples, browse and preview sounds, tweak FX, and mix and edit your projects – without looking at your computer.
The layout has been optimised with more dedicated function buttons and a new four-directional push encoder. Meanwhile, the new Smart Strip makes MASCHINE even more expressive – use it like a pitch wheel to bend sounds, experiment with perform FX, or strum sounds like a guitar.]
Record, play, and perform from anywhere, MASCHINE Mk3 is USB-powered and packed with a built-in, pro-grade 96 kHz / 24-bit audio interface.