The APC40 mkII features a 5×8 RGB LED clip-launching matrix, assignable A/B crossfader, 8 rotary knobs, 8 channel faders, and a send button for quick access to send busses. The APC40 mkII is USB-powered and supports plug-and-play.
Included with the APC40 mkII is a suite of software, samples, and loops for out-of-the-box electronic music production:
- Toolroom artist launch packs
- Prime Loops sample packs
- Hybrid 3 by AIR Music Technology, and
- SONiVOX Twist
The APC40 mkII is expected to be available in summer 2014, priced at US $399.99.
See the Akai site for more info.