iRig KEYS is the first ultra-slim and highly portable universal MIDI controller keyboard line for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and Mac/PC. iRig KEYS keyboards connect directly to the iOS device lightning connector or the USB port on your Mac/PC. This version features 25 velocity-sensitive mini-keys — a generous 2 octave range plus one note, taking a minimal space on your desktop and can easily fit in a backpack or a carry-on bag.
iRig KEYS is Core MIDI and USB class compliant for a true plug-and-play experience both with iOS devices or Mac/PC, with no additional app, software or drivers to be installed to have it go and running. For total mobility, iRig KEYS is also an ultra-low power consumption unit.
When hooked up to an iPhone/iPod touch/iPad, it can be powered by the device, and for longer playing sessions it can be powered by the available USB port. When connected to a Mac/PC, the USB port powers it.
iRig KEYS is the ultimate portable keyboard players and producers companion. Use it any time and anywhere inspiration strikes you... simply hook it up to your device or computer and start playing. You can use iRig KEYS for live performance or for songwriting and composition with the included app and software or with a multitude of other MIDI compatible instruments and recorders on any iOS, MacOS or Windows system.
- 25 velocity-sensitive mini-keys (2 full octaves range plus 1 note)
- Volume/Data knob (assignable)
- Back-lit, soft-touch Octave Up/Down buttons
- USB class compliant (Mac/PC) - plug and play
- Powered from the Mac/PC USB
- Comes with free Mac/PC software: SampleTank 3 SE (download from IK User Area)
- Comes with free Mac/PC virtual instrument collections for SampleTank 3: The Grid plus 5 collections from Beats and Elektronika series (choose and download from IK User Area)
- Includes USB cable for Mac/PC
- Compatible with iOS (requires optional Camera Connection Kit or Lightning to USB Camera Adapter)
- Compatible with Android (requires optional USB-OTG adapter)
Here's what IK Multimedia say about the iRig Keys 25
How portable is iRig Keys 25?
Extremely portable. The small footprint of its 25 mini-keys makes for one of the most compact and portable keyboards on the market.
Pair that with its almost featherlight weight and you have a MIDI keyboard controller that offers an unbeatable combination of compactness, convenience and full-featured functionality.
A small controller with impressive features
iRig Keys 25 gives you a full 2 octaves (plus 1), which strikes a perfect balance between portability and playability.
And, to help you better express yourself while on the go, iRig Keys 25 also comes with a streamlined selection of handy controls: You get velocity sensitivity, a volume/data knob and soft-touch Octave Up/Down buttons.
Plug and play out of the box
To get you started right away, iRig Keys 25 comes with some pretty powerful software. This software can be downloaded and played with immediately, making for a true plug-and-play experience straight out of the box. You get:
SampleTank for Mac/PC
SampleTank 3 SE, a special version of the ultimate sound and groove workstation for Mac/PC that includes an expandable 6.5 GB sample library that includes instruments in categories that cover everything from acoustic to electronic and beyond (to be downloaded from the IK Multimedia online User Area). It works as a stand-alone program or as a plug-in for all major DAWs, like GarageBand, Logic, Pro Tools, Cubase, Live, Sonar and more.
Free Instruments for SampleTank 3
When you register your iRig Keys 25, you’ll also get a bundle of free instrument collections that you can use to expand your creativity even further. You get The Grid, a collection of cutting-edge electronic construction kit and drum kit sounds plus 5 instrument collections of your choosing from our Beats and Elektronika electronic music series (choose and download from IK User Area).