VIP is a ground-breaking, award-winning music software platform that provides musicians and composers with a total control solution for their virtual instrument and virtual effect collection. VIP provides you with unparalleled access to your virtual instrument and effect collection, seamlessly integrating the hardware/software experience and grants the unrestricted freedom to create in a user-friendly, intuitive format. The combination of VIP and a compatible keyboard controller maximises workflow and ensures a playing experience that feels natural and enhances creativity – the natural, tactile feel of hardware, now fused with the unrivaled processing capability of Virtual Instruments. 




Products that will receive the promotional code for VIP 3.0

A promotional code for VIP 3.0 will be accessible in your account upon successful registration of the following devices:

  • Akai APC Key 25
  • Akai MPK Mini MKII
  • Akai MPK225
  • Akai MPK249
  • Akai MPK261
  • Akai MPK88
  • M-Audio Axiom AIR Mini 32
  • M-Audio Code 25
  • M-Audio Code 49
  • M-Audio Code 61
  • M-Audio Oxygen 25
  • M-Audio Oxygen 49
  • M-Audio Oxygen 61


Redeeming your promotional code for VIP 3.0

The following steps will walk you through obtaining your promotional copy of Akai's VIP 3.0! 

  1. Sign into your online account.
  2. Register your hardware.
  3. Under the listing of this registered product, you will see the promotional offer for VIP 3.0.
  4. Copy the Coupon Code for VIP 3.0 and click on the link to "Get Your Copy Now". 
  5. The page that loads will give you two options to purchase VIP 3.0 but don't worry, with the coupon code from your account, the software will be free! On the right-hand side of the screen, enter the coupon code provided to you in your account and hit 'Apply'. The subtotal of your order will change to $0.00.
  6. Complete the purchase by providing a valid and current email address. The license code for VIP 3.0 will be sent to you via email, so make sure you have access to the email address you provide upon checkout.
  7. Once you have completed the purchase, you will be brought to a confirmation page. On this page, you are given the option to download VIP 3.0 for either Windows or Mac computers, you will also find your authorization code for VIP 3.0 here!
  8. Select your download for VIP 3.0 and be on the lookout for the email containing a copy of your authorization code. Make sure to check your junk mail for the email containing your authorization code, this will be sent to you from a mailer address at Be sure to maintain a copy of this email as a proof of purchase.
  9. Once the email is received, authorize VIP 3.0 in iLok and be sure to maintain a copy of your receipt!

You're  all set! Enjoy your promotional copy of VIP 3.0! 


What is VIP 3.0 Plus?

During the download process, you may have noticed that there was an option to upgrade to VIP Plus.

VIP Plus is additional content for VIP, featuring an exclusive prebuilt Multi Library that includes popular songs and a 16GB download of over 10,000 sounds from industry-leading developers at AIR Music Technology and TOOLROOM RECORDS. This comprehensive collection of instruments and FX plugins provides you with an instant palette of contemporary, sought-after sounds for both live performance and studio productions (a $1000 value).  Some of the titles included with the purchase of VIP 3.0 Plus include:


Further Technical Support 

Whether you are a customer or dealer, if you already own an Akai Pro product, or if you just have pre-sales questions, the Akai Pro technical support team is available to help!

Visit the link below to connect with any of the following support options: online community support, phone support, email support.