Here's what Native Instruments say about the Komplete Kontrol S61 Mk2:
With 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.
- Smart keyboard controller for all your virtual instruments
- Pro-grade Fatar keybeds with aftertouch – 61 semi-weighted keys
- Ergonomic pitch and mod wheels, plus touch strip for expression control
- Pre-mapped control of KOMPLETE instruments and hundreds of Native Kontrol Standard (NKS) instruments from leading manufacturers
- Full VSTi support
- Tag-based preset browsing: Find sounds quickly and hear instant previews
- Two high-res color screens for browsing, tweaking, mixing, and more
- Light Guide: RGB lights above each key highlight drum cells, key switches, chords, scales, and more
- Smart Play: See scales and modes on the Light Guide, play chord progressions and arpeggios with single keys, or map any scale to white keys only
- Deep integration with MASCHINE software / hardware
- Intuitive control over Logic Pro X, Ableton Live, and GarageBand. Cubase and Nuendo integration coming soon after initial release
- 4-directional push encoder for one-handed sound browsing and project navigation
- Two assignable pedal inputs
- MIDI in / out
- USB 2.0 bus powered
- Includes KOMPLETE 13 SELECT
About Komplete 13 Select
Native Instruments’ introductory music production software suite has just been improved with new studio-quality instruments and sounds. Say hello to Komplete 13 Select! Komplete 13 Select features 16 premium instruments and effects, 5 expansions, and features more than 10,000 sounds. Komplete 13 Select is a great package to get you started with high-quality instruments and sounds such as drums and rhythms, virtual synths, organs, a piano, and a bass, as well as powerful effects. You can also upgrade to the standard or ultimate editions for less than the full package cost.
Komplete 13 Select is simple to install via the included USB drive and is easy to set up, activate, and update via Native Access. Komplete 13 is seamlessly integrated with Native Instruments MASCHINE and KOMPLETE KONTROL keyboards and is compatible with any DAW.
- Massive - A huge sound wavetable synthesiser
- Monark - Authentic recreation of an iconic analog monosynth
- Drumlab - A tool for advanced layering of acoustic and electronic drums
Eight sampled instruments powered by Kontakt 6 Player including:
- The Gentlemen - upright piano tones
- West Africa - Authentic percussive and melodic instruments of the region
- Ethereal Earth and Hybrid Keys - Hybrid sampled and synthesised sounds
- Scarbee Rickenbacker Bass - A detailed sample of a Rickenbacker 4003 bass guitar
- Raum - high-fidelity creative reverb
- Replica - pro-level delay
- Phasis - Classic phasing sounds with a twist
- Solid Bus Comp - Adds power and punch to tracks, buses, or a full mix
- Windows 10 (64-bit, latest Service Pack)
- macOS 10.14 or 10.15 (latest update)
- Intel Core i5 or equivalent CPU, 4 GB RAM (6 GB recommended), graphics hardware support for OpenGL 2.1 or higher, 3 GB free disk space (40 GB for complete installation)
- Supports ASIO, Core Audio, WASAPI • Runs in 64-bit VST, AU, AAX hosts.
- An internet connection is required to install and activate the products in this collection. Once installed, all products can be used offline. Certain products may require additional free downloads.