Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol MK2 49 Note Midi Controller
SMART KEYBOARD CONTROLLER
Get hands-on with all your virtual instruments
Pro-grade 49 or 61–key Fatar keybed
Two high-res color screens and Light Guide for at-a-glance visual feedback
Deep integration with MASCHINE, plus intuitive DAW control
MADE TO BE PLAYED
With the latest generation of KOMPLETE KONTROL, music-making becomes a more intuitive, hands-on experience. Perform expressively, browse and preview sounds, tweak parameters, sketch your ideas, then navigate and mix your project – all from one fully integrated centerpiece for studio and stage.
Two high-res color screens make it easy to browse and preview sounds, tweak controls, and mix and edit your projects – right from the hardware.
Get hands-on with your production process, thanks to an improved layout with more dedicated function buttons and a new four-directional push encoder.
KOMPLETE KONTROL S49 and S61 now sport ergonomic pitch and mod wheels, plus a touch strip for expanded creative possibilities.
Mix, edit, and more in MASCHINE, Logic, Ableton Live, and GarageBand. Advanced functionality for Cubase and Nuendo coming late 2017.
IMMERSIVE VISUAL FEEDBACK
See everything you need, when you need it, where you need it: Two high-res color screens provide essential information on sounds and projects, backlit function buttons vary in color and intensity to indicate their state, and the precision Light Guide pinpoints the location of sounds, key zones, switches, scales, and more.
FIND YOUR SOUNDS FASTER
Finding the right sound amongst a sprawling sound library can be difficult, not to mention time consuming. Now you can find exactly what you’re looking for across all KOMPLETE and Native Kontrol Standard (NKS) instruments using a simple, intuitive tagging system – directly from the hardware. What’s more, you can hear an instant preview of each sound as you browse.
Need a hip hop kit? Select Drums > Urban Drum Kit > Sample-based, scroll through the presets and pick the right one for your track. If you really like what you hear, just tag it as a Favorite for instant access next time.
PRE-MAPPED AND READY TO PLAY
All of your KOMPLETE and NKS instruments are pre-mapped to the KOMPLETE KONTROL hardware by the people who know them best – the instrument designers themselves. All essential parameters load instantly and are displayed across the two color displays, intuitively divided into pages. That means you can see exactly what you’re adjusting in real time – whether it’s in kHz, dB, or BPM.
Stay-on key, with notes of the currently selected scale or mode lit on the Light Guide. Activate chord mode to create a progression by playing single keys, then switch on the arpeggiator and turn it into an expressive musical performance. And for keyboard novices, Easy Mode maps the white keys to whichever scale you like, so you’ll never hit a wrong note.
PRECISION PITCH, MOD, AND EXPRESSION
Get precise control of pitch and mod functions via two ergonomic, rubberized wheels. And the ultra-sensitive touch strip provides a fun, responsive alternative to plugging in a dedicated expression pedal.
GET HANDS-ON WITH YOUR WORKFLOW
Capture all your ideas, directly from the keyboard itself: KOMPLETE KONTROL gives you immediate access to transport, mixing, and editing controls in Logic Pro X, Ableton Live, and GarageBand, complete with visual feedback and volume metering on the keyboard’s built-in displays. And with MIDI in / out, incorporating outboard gear into your setup is just as simple.
Note: Advanced integration with Cubase and Nuendo will be available via a free update in late 2017.
INTEGRATION FOR ALL YOUR INSTRUMENTS
NKS means intuitive control over hundreds of instruments from leading manufacturers – including Heavyocity, Spitfire and Soniccouture. This extended plug-in format allows all developers to define the way their products integrate with NI hardware, so support for powerful features like tag-based browsing, Light Guide feedback, and pre-mapped controls now extends far beyond the KOMPLETE universe. And for VST instruments that haven’t yet been updated to NKS, it’s simple to create your own mappings from KOMPLETE KONTROL software.
11 INSTRUMENTS AND EFFECTS INCLUDED
Register your KOMPLETE KONTROL hardware to download KOMPLETE 11 SELECT for free – the essential collection of instruments and effects, including MASSIVE, MONARK, and THE GENTLEMAN. The package features more than 2,500 sounds and over 25 GB of instruments and effects, giving you the perfect palette of sounds for any genre.
And when you’re ready to expand your collection, you’ll be eligible for a discounted upgrade to KOMPLETE 11 or KOMPLETE 11 ULTIMATE.
KOMPLETE KONTROL SOFTWARE
The KOMPLETE KONTROL software enables deep, two-way integration between your hardware and all KOMPLETE instruments, as well as over 300 Native Kontrol Standard (NKS)-ready instruments from other leading manufacturers – and it’s easy to create and edit custom mappings for the rest of your collection. The software also provides a convenient, tag-based browser for all your sounds, so everything you need can be accessed from a single plug-in. Plus, hear instant previews of all current KOMPLETE and NKS instrument presets while browsing from your hardware.
KOMPLETE 11 SELECT
Featuring 2,500+ studio-quality sounds and over 25 GB of samples, KOMPLETE 11 SELECT is an essential collection of 11 premium instruments and effects. And it’s all tightly integrated with your KOMPLETE KONTROL hardware, right out of the box.
The heavyweight synthesizer combining analog architecture with wavetable synthesis – perfect for heavy basses and piercing leads.
A unique and responsive polyphonic modal synthesizer with fascinating sound shaping capabilities.
An uncompromising software version of the holy grail of analog monosynths. Every nuance has been meticulously studied to bring the spirit of this legend to REAKTOR in definitive detail.
A classic piano that delivers balanced tone, a wide dynamic range, and a beautiful, lush sound. Your new standard vintage upright.
A first-of-its-kind sonic laboratory, combining pristine acoustic samples with a punchy electronic edge – all in one intuitive interface.
RETRO MACHINES MK2
Over 20 legendary vintage instruments from the 70s and 80s – lovingly sampled and refined for the world’s leading sample platform, KONTAKT 5.
Access the sounds of the golden age. Based on high-quality recordings of classic organs, VINTAGE ORGANS is full of charm and character.
Vibrant percussion and enchanting melodic instruments, playable solo or as polyrhythmic ensembles, plus an intuitive pattern sequencer.
SCARBEE MARK I
The sound of an iconic electric piano, beautifully sampled and perfectly preserved in all its brilliance.
SOLID BUS COMP
Inspired by a legendary bus compressor from a famous British console. Delivers power and punch without sacrificing clarity.
REPLIKA packs two professional quality delays and a powerful diffusion algorithm into a sleek, streamlined interface.
Mac OS X 10.11 or macOS 10.12, Intel Core 2 Duo
Windows 7 or later, Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon 64 X2
An Internet connection and a graphics card that supports OpenGL 2.1 or higher are required to download and activate this product. Once installed and activated, the product can be used offline.
4 GB RAM (6 GB recommended for large KONTAKT Instruments)
USB 2.0 or higher (cable included)
AVAILABLE PLUG-IN FORMATS
Mac OS X (64-bit only): Stand-alone, VST, AU, AAX
Windows (32/64-bit): Stand-alone, VST, AAX
The included KOMPLETE KONTROL software provides unparalleled integration with KOMPLETE and NKS Instruments.
KOMPLETE KONTROL S-Series keyboards also function as MIDI controllers assignable controls and Light Guide features.*
MIDI in / out
1/4″ TRS connections for expression and sustain pedals
ADVANCED FUNCTIONALITY IN THE FOLLOWING HOSTS
Logic X 10.3.1 or higher
GarageBand 10.2.0 or higher
Ableton Live 9.2.3 or higher
Please read the KOMPLETE KONTROL documentation for detailed information about host compatibility.
Keyboard, USB cable.
KOMPLETE KONTROL software and KOMPLETE 11 SELECT Instruments and Effects collection – provided as downloads after hardware registration.
Driver (only required on Windows), Setup Guide and documentation supplied as downloads.
KOMPLETE KONTROL S49
Dimensions: 840 x 297 x 84 mm / 33.1” x 11.7” x 3.3”
Weight: 5.55 kg
KOMPLETE KONTROL S61
Dimensions: 1006 x 297 x 84 mm / 39.6” x 11.7” x 3.3”
Weight: 6.55 kg
*Requires USB connection