Samson Carbon 49 USB MIDI Keyboard Controller Completes Your iPad Band

There are a lot of apps and accessories that transform your iPad into a variety of musical instruments. The latest from Samson is the Carbon 49 USB MIDI Keyboard Controller. The Carbon 49 connects to your iPad through your camera connection kit, and features an integrated iPad stand. It's compatible with any MIDI-compatible app, and offers 49 velocity-sensitive keys for a real keyboard feel.

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Its compact design and ability to be directly powered by the iPad makes it the perfect accessory for your live band. The Carbon 49 USB MIDI Keyboard Controller is only $89. Read on for a complete list of features.


  • 49-key velocity-sensitive, semi-weighted keyboard
  • Assignable data encoder and volume slider
  • Shift key for adjusting up to 14 control parameters
  • 3-digit, 7-segment LCD display provides realtime feedback
  • Functions: Program Number, Reset All, MIDI Channel, All Notes Off, Bank MSB, Bank LSB, Velocity Curve, Default, Assign Trans, Assign Fader, Assign Knob, Assign Mod, Assign Pedal, Snapshot
  • Controls: Volume Fader, Data Knob, Edit Button, Octave +/- buttons, Transpose +/- buttons, Pitch Bend Wheel, Modulation Wheel
  • Pedal Input: 1/4" TRS
  • MIDI: MIDI over USB, 5-Pin MIDI OUT
  • iPad and USB bus powered

Included Accessories:

  • USB Cable
  • Two iPad rubber shoe adaptors
  • Native Instruments KOMPLETE ELEMENTS installation DVD
  • Carbon 49 Owner’s Manual

The Carbon 49 USB MIDI Controller is available directly from

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