Samson’s Carbon 49 may look like any other MIDI Controller, but it touts some incredible capabilities with the iPad integration being the foremost one. It makes the instrument a compact MIDI Controller for budding mobile musicians from processionals to young music aspirants. Well, the instrument’s semi-weighted keyboard makes it a highly expressive and responsive platform for musicians. It will feel the apparatus more like an instrument rather than a mere MIDI Controller.
Samson Carbon 49 comes with 49 velocity-sensitive keys. Thanks to the dedicated Transpose and Octave keys, you can alter the key of any specified instrument and enlarge the keyboard to a full 4 octave range, says Samsun. The MIDI Controller also features classic Pitch Bend and Modulation wheels for bringing a variety of tone manipulation and musical expression options right at your fingertips.
The MIDI Controller also touts convertible Volume Slider and Data encoder to let you control your music software using the device. There is an Edit key to regulate up to 14 performance-connected control parameters as well. To get real-time feedback, the Carbon 49 has a 3-digit and 7-segement LED display. Further, Samsun’s new musical apparatus has usual MIDI Out, USB connections and Sustain pedal input.
To top it all, Carbon 49 will be acknowledged for its iPad integration and compact design. Musicians can link their musical expressions with their favorite tablet PC through USB bus. The sturdy design makes the instrument suitable for both live shows and studio applications. Further, the MIDI Controller comes bundled Komplete Elements software of the Native Instrument.