Compatibility

MPC  One, X, Live, Studio Black, Studio, Element are now fully compatible with the MPC desktop software on macOS Catalina.

Desktop Software

The MPC 2.7.2 desktop software includes MIDI maps for popular Ableton, Arturia, Korg, M-Audio and Native Instruments controllers. 

Downloading the Update

To download the MPC 2.7.2 Desktop Software Update, log into your Akai Pro user account or through MPC 2.7 when prompted. For instructions on installing the update, please visit our knowledge base article here.

Firmware

This release is for MPC X, MPC Live and MPC One hardware.

Downloading the Update

To download the 2.7.2 Firmware Update, navigate to the MPC X, MPC Live or MPC One product pages and click on Downloads to find the Mac and PC download links:

For instructions on installing the update, please visit our knowledge base article here.

New Features 

Support for MPC One.

MPC One now supports Network MIDI.

Stability and reliability

Audio Tracks

  • Recording mono audio tracks whilst observing waveform will no longer introduce signal distortion
  • Overlapping regions are no longer created when overwriting audio whilst not viewing Audio Edit