Whenever a new operating system is released, it is crucial to check the compatibility of your hardware and software before choosing to make the jump. This article will be updated periodically to reflect the current status of Akai Pro hardware and software compatibility with macOS High Sierra 10.13 and iOS11.

Please note: It's important to us that your work and creativity are not interrupted. We do not recommend updating to macOS High Sierra 10.13 and iOS11 until your product is listed as compatible here in this article.

macOS High Sierra

Supported Hardware

  • Advance 25
  • Advance 49
  • Advance 61
  • AFX
  • AMX
  • APC20
  • APC40
  • APC 40MKII
  • APC Key 25
  • APC Mini
  • BT100
  • BT500
  • EIE
  • EWI5000
  • EWI4000s
  • EWI USB
  • LPD8
  • LPD8 Wireless w/ editor
  • LPK25
  • LPK25 Wireless w/ editor
  • MAX 25
  • MAX 49
  • MIDI Mix
  • MPC Touch*
  • MPD18
  • MPD24
  • MPD26
  • MPD32
  • MPD218 and Editor
  • MPD226 and Editor
  • MPD232 and Editor
  • MPK25
  • MPK49
  • MPK61
  • MPK88
  • MPK225
  • MPK249
  • MPK261
  • MPK Mini
  • MPK Mini MKII
  • MPX8
  • MPX16
  • Rhythm Wolf
  • Timbre Wolf
  • Tom Cat

**Supports 64-bit installs only.

Please note: If you do not see your product listed in this article, it is not officially supported for use with macOS High Sierra. Compatibility testing is only necessary for products with USB or Firewire connectivity and therefore does not affect any Akai Pro speakers or headphones. 

Supported Software

For up to date support announcements for any third-party software included with your Akai Pro product, please refer to the software developer's website:

iOS 11

Supported Hardware

  • LPD8 Wireless
  • LPK25 Wireless
  • MPC Live
  • MPC X
  • MPD218
  • MPD226*
  • MPD232*
  • MPK225
  • MPK249
  • MPK261
  • MPK Mini
  • MPK Mini MKII*

*May require powered USB hub

Please note: If you do not see your product listed above, it is not officially supported for use with iOS11.

Further Technical Support

For any further questions or technical support, please visit the link below to connect with any of the following support options: online community support, phone support, email support.