IK Multimedia is now shipping the iRig BlueBoard — the first wireless MIDI pedalboard for iOS and Mac.
iRig BlueBoard is designed to give you a hands-free way of controlling your music apps. The BlueBoard features four backlit soft-touch pads, housed in a sturdy chassis. Two TRS expansion jacks are also included, for connecting MIDI expression pedals.
Here’s a video intro for iRig BlueBoard:
- Bluetooth MIDI pedalboard (10m/32.8′ range)
- 4 backlit assignable foot switches
- 2 1/4″ inputs for assignable expression pedals or switches
- Can send Bank Change, MIDI Program Changes and MIDI Control Changes
- BlueBoard iOS app runs in background on mobile device or Mac, and translates Bluetooth messages to MIDI
- Runs on 4 standard AAA batteries
- Small enough to fit in a laptop bag
The iRig BlueBoard is designed to work with any iOS device or Mac that supports Bluetooth 4.0 / Bluetooth Low Energy.
Pricing and Availability. iRig BlueBoard is priced at $99 (79 Euro), and is shipping now. For additional information, check out the IK Multimedia site.
If you’ve used the iRig BlueBoard, leave a comment with your thoughts!