Like catching lightning in a bottle. Thats how it feels. The Akai Professional MPC Live II Standalone Production System lets you capture play and edit creative ideas whenever and wherever they arrive. To do that the MPC Live II is equipped with a touch screen display 16 responsive pads and a whole host of hardware controls – giving you instant changes. A built-in set of monitors make collaborating that much easier too. Plus your headphones are now one less piece of gear to forget. But the MPC Live II is not just an on-the-go creator. You can now use MIDI and CV Gate connections to add modular gear to your setup. Meaning the MPC Live II can function as the creative brain of your studio setup. If thats not enough its also powered by the same processor as the iconic MPC X. Finally the MPC Live II Standalone Production System comes complete with Akai Professionals incredible new MPC 2.8 software – so you can get started straight away!