Akai Pro Fire Controller Now Available Unbundled

Akai Pro has announced that Fire for FL Studio is now available with no FL Studio license, for existing owners of FL Studio.


  • Plug-and-play integration with FL Studio.
  • Quickly input patterns along the timeline in the step sequencer.
  • 4 x 16 Matrix of Velocity-Sensitive RGB Pads.
  • Record notes in Performance mode.
  • (4) banks of assignable Touch-Capacitive knobs.
  • Instantly navigate the Channel Rack, Browser, Tool Bar and Playlist windows.
  • Use dedicated controls to quickly browse audio and project files.
  • Dedicated transport controls.

Detailed information on the Fire controller are available at the Akai Pro site.

11 thoughts on “Akai Pro Fire Controller Now Available Unbundled

    1. Yep – good pal of mine absolutely loves his and keeps noting that more than one can be chained together. I won’t be surprised when he’s got more than one runnin’.

    1. Funny you mention it, i was wondering about something similar. Haven’t gotten around to see if it’s open source, but i’m assuming it’s not…

      1. For this product, the buttons and knobs send MIDI messages, and uses MIDI to light the lights and write to the display. I saw the specific messages documented somewhere…

  1. Akai Pro Fire has been available for $99 by itself directly from Image-Line this whole time. All that has changed is that Akai is selling it directly that way now (through retailers, that is.)

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