Classic MPC feel meets the modern era. The Akai Professional MPK Mini MK3 Laptop Production Keyboard is a compact yet powerful MIDI keyboard controller with eight MPC performance pads for finger-drumming and recording. The Akai MPK Mini MK3 features a redesigned keybed (Gen 2) for optimal expression and accurate articulation. This ensures you capture every nuance of your performance reacting to the slightest touch to capture every detail. The MPC performance pads are based on classic MPC designs providing the same feel and touch as classic gear. The MPK Mini MK3 is jam-packed with controls including a four-way joystick eight “endless” encoders and a built-in arpeggiator for combining rhythm and melody. The compact and sleek design is championed by some of the most prolific producers in the music industry praised for its portability and intuitive feel. With the portable design and classic MPC performance features it is easy to see why the MPK Mini MK3 is such a sought-after controller.