Arturia Keylab Essential 61 White

Version: 61
Aantal toetsen
246,-
Temporarily sold out
246,-
Temporarily sold out

Product information

Key specs

Aantal toetsen
61
Gewogen toetsen
No
Aanslaggevoeligheid
Yes
Pitch bend wiel
Yes
Number of drum pads
8

Pros and cons

According to our MIDI electric keyboards expert
  • Pros:
    You save time by operating your recording software with the MIDI keyboard.
  • Pros:
    With the DAW command center you record an audio track, switch from an audio channel or undo an action.
  • Pros:
    Thanks to the LCD screen, you can easily navigate through your presets and read useful information.
  • Con:
    The keyboard does not have a cv output with which you operate modular synthesizers.
Product Expert MIDI electric keyboards

The Arturia Keylab Essential 61 is a well-arranged MIDI keyboard with 61 keys, 8 drum pads, 9 faders and 9 knobs. With this keyboard you operate recording software and audio plugins. You save time by operating most functions from your recording software with the MIDI keyboard. You are no longer dependent on your mouse or trackpad. With the DAW command center you streamline your recording process. You can easily record an audio track, switch between an audio channel or undo an action. You read useful information from the LCD screen. In combination with the large dial you can effortlessly navigate through the Arturia Analog Lab presets. This saves you a lot of time in the search for the perfect sound.


Included by default

  • Manual (6.87 MB)
  • Analog Lab 2 (download)
  • Ableton Live Lite (download)
  • UVI Grand Piano (download)

Key specs

Aantal toetsen
61
Gewogen toetsen
No
Aanslaggevoeligheid
Yes
Pitch bend wiel
Yes
Number of drum pads
8

Included by default

  • Manual (6.87 MB)
  • Analog Lab 2 (download)
  • Ableton Live Lite (download)
  • UVI Grand Piano (download)

Rating

Rating per section

Sound quality
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10
User friendliness
Review score 4 out of 5 stars
8
Price-quality ratio
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10
Music options
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10
Design
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10

Most helpful reviews

Most helpful reviews

Review score 4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 / 5 stars
9,2/10
"Price and quality are very good."

Thiago Alves | 13 March 2020 | Aantal toetsen: 61

The quality and the materials are very good.

Review score 5 out of 5 stars
5 / 5 stars
10/10
"great midi keyboard"

Jonas | 16 October 2019 | Aantal toetsen: 49

  • Pros:
    nice design
  • Pros:
    it comes with quality software
  • Con:
    no key mapping in fl studio

bought the keyboard and got it delivered the same day. really nice and clean keyboard that comes with nice software.

Price and quality are very good.

Review score 4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 / 5 stars
9,2

The quality and the materials are very good.

Thiago Alves | 13 March 2020 | Aantal toetsen: 61

great midi keyboard

Review score 5 out of 5 stars
5 / 5 stars
10
  • Pros:
    nice design
  • Pros:
    it comes with quality software
  • Con:
    no key mapping in fl studio

bought the keyboard and got it delivered the same day. really nice and clean keyboard that comes with nice software.

Jonas | 16 October 2019 | Aantal toetsen: 49

Most helpful reviews

Most helpful reviews

Review score 4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 / 5 stars
9,2/10
"Price and quality are very good."

Thiago Alves | 13 March 2020 | Aantal toetsen: 61

The quality and the materials are very good.

Review score 5 out of 5 stars
5 / 5 stars
10/10
"great midi keyboard"

Jonas | 16 October 2019 | Aantal toetsen: 49

  • Pros:
    nice design
  • Pros:
    it comes with quality software
  • Con:
    no key mapping in fl studio

bought the keyboard and got it delivered the same day. really nice and clean keyboard that comes with nice software.

Price and quality are very good.

Review score 4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 / 5 stars
9,2

The quality and the materials are very good.

Thiago Alves | 13 March 2020 | Aantal toetsen: 61

great midi keyboard

Review score 5 out of 5 stars
5 / 5 stars
10
  • Pros:
    nice design
  • Pros:
    it comes with quality software
  • Con:
    no key mapping in fl studio

bought the keyboard and got it delivered the same day. really nice and clean keyboard that comes with nice software.

Jonas | 16 October 2019 | Aantal toetsen: 49

Specifications

Product

Product number
804034
Manufacturer code
ARKEYLABESS61
Brand
Arturia
Warranty
2 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty
Old product returned for free
Yes

Keys

Aantal toetsen
61
Aanslaggevoeligheid
Yes
Gewogen toetsen
No
Hamermechaniek
No
Full-size toetsen
Yes
Lichtgevende toetsen
No
Aftertouch
Yes
Octaafknoppen
Yes
Modulatiewiel
Yes
Pitch bend wiel
Yes

Programmable drum pads, buttons, and faders

Programmable drum pads
Yes
Number of drum pads
8
Velocity sensitive drum pads
Yes
Backlit drum pads
Yes
Programmable rotary controls
Yes
Number of rotary knobs
9
Programmable push buttons
Yes
Number of buttons
9
Programmable faders
Yes
Number of faders
9

Sequencing

Step sequencer
No
Arpeggiator
No

USB connectors

USB port
Yes
Number of USB ports
1
USB function
Data transfer, Software updates

MIDI connectors

MIDI-ingang
No
MIDI-uitgang
Yes
Aantal MIDI-uitgangen
1
MIDI-doorvoer
No

Foot pedal

Aantal voetpedaalaansluitingen
1
Foot pedal connections
Sustain

Display

Display
Yes
Color screen
No

Audio software

Audio software included
Yes
Included audio software
Arturia Analog Lab

Physical properties

Depth
24 cm
Height
11 cm
Width
78 cm
Weight
6 kg
Material
Metal, Plastic

Power supply

Power source
Yes
Power supply type
Grid current

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