Samplers => Hardware Samplers & MPCs => samplers - early 90s => Topic started by: chrisNova777 on December 10, 2015, 07:01:10 PM

Title: akai mpc 3000 (1994) sampler / sequencer
Post by: chrisNova777 on December 10, 2015, 07:01:10 PM

The MPC3000 has a high density (1.4 megabyte) floppy drive (according to http://www.rogerlinndesign.com/mpc60-software-faq.html)
Title: Re: akai mpc 3000 (1994) sampler / sequencer
Post by: chrisNova777 on January 30, 2018, 01:58:00 PM


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The MPC3000's unique "friendly" interface simplifies the expression of your creativity
Sampler, drum machine and MIDI sequencer in one instrument
Dedicated buttons for most-used functions
Informative graphic display with soft keys
Interactive Help function
The world's most powerful sampling drum machine/phrase sampler
Uses the sound engine of Akai's S3000 sampler
44.1 kHz, 16-bit stereo sampling with 32-voice polyphony
Resonant digital filter + envelope per voice
Large, great-feeling, velocity- and pressure-sensitive pads for expressive drum programming
Note Variation slider for programming a wide variety of real-time dynamics
Extensive cut-and-paste sample editing
Stereo Mix outputs + eight individual outputs
Built-in floppy disk and SCSI interface
Reads sample data from S1000 and S3000 series samplers
Powerful but easy-to-use MIDI sequencer
Supports both linear and pattern-style (looped) recording
75,000 note sequence capacity
Step Edit mode for fast recording, viewing or editing of any event in a sequence
SimulSequence allows two sequences to play simultaneously (e.g., playback a looped drum sequence while recording a multitrack keyboard sequence)
Flexible synchronization capabilities: MIDI clock, MTC, FSK24, 1/4 note audio and SMPTE (optional)
Two MIDI inputs with merge + four independent MIDI outputs (64 channels)