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MPC One Retro Edition

 

Standalone MPC – No Computer Required    |   Powerful Multicore System from the MPC Live and MPC X    |   16 Velocity Sensitive RGB Pads    |   Brilliant 7” Multi-Touch Display    |   2 GB RAM, 2GB Onboard Storage, 2GB pre-installed content    |   Mac & PC Controller for MPC Software (included)    |   Stereo Line Level Inputs    |   MIDI In & MIDI Out    |   4 TRS CV/Gate Jacks, 8 Outputs Total    |   USB 2.0 Slot for Storage Drives or Midi Controllers for use in Standalone    |   SD Card Slot

Timeless Music Production

The new MPC One Retro combines the modern standalone workflow of MPC with the iconic look of the legendary MPC 60, MPC 3000 and MPC 2000 drum machines, delivering a truly timeless music production experience.

The Iconic MPC

The MPC has always been a pivotal part of contemporary music making. Sample and pattern-based music production has shaped the sound of Hip-Hop, R&B, Dance, and Pop music for decades. The MPC One Retro celebrates this history while continuing to advance innovative standalone music production technology.

Modern Standalone Workflow

The modern MPC machines are more than drum samplers and MIDI sequencers. MPC One Retro includes all the latest MPC workflows critical to modern music production. A brilliant 7" Capacitive Multi-Touch Screen means precise audio sampling and editing. Select and drag MIDI notes on the piano roll for quick editing. Dial-in effects and automation parameters without interrupting the creative flow for a seamless music production experience.

Creative Connections

MPC One Retro has the connections to interface with all your favorite gear, making it a powerful center to your music production studio. Connect your favorite vintage sampler with MIDI In/Out. Control your analog synthesizer with the four 1/8th" TRS CV/Gate jacks. Sample vinyl from your line level turntables and create a new colllllection of loops. You can even connect your class compliant MIDI controller keyboards or external USB storage devices for expanded project storage or sound and sample library archiving.

MPC Plugin Instruments

If you don't have any keyboards, MPC One Retro has plenty for you to discover. MPC One Retro includes Bassline, a mono synth, TubeSynth, a polyphonic synthesizer, Electric, a vintage keyboard instrument and DrumSynth, a powerful drum synthesizer, plugins. These instruments include hundreds of presets to quickly provide you with an enormous library of inspiring sounds. Make the presets your own with pages of controls to tweak envelopes, insert effects and more. The MPC Plugin Instruments are powerful sound engines for designing your own collection of new sounds.

MPC2 DESKTOP SOFTWARE INCLUDED

MPC One Retro includes the powerful MPC2 Desktop Software. MPC2 Desktop builds on all the standalone MPC functionality you count on for a robust music creation experience.

Compose and create with vintage instrument emulations like the legendary Mellotron tape sampler keyboard, or the expressive Solina string machine instrument plugin. All 90+ of the award-winning AIR Music Tech insert effects plugins are available on MPC Desktop software for the power to mix, master and release finished, commercial-quality recordings. Rearrange and remix your tracks with the powerful Stutter and Half Speed insert effects plugins for a creative spin on your music making process.

MPC Desktop expands the 8 Audio Tracks of MPC Standalone to 128 stereo audio tracks, making it the perfect DAW to finish your biggest music projects. Take on vocal projects with the AIR Vocal Insert Effects Suite delivering the power to record and mix the perfect vocals right from MPC.

EXCLUSIVE SOUND CONTENT

Discover over 2GB of exclusive sound content from industry leading sound designers. With samples and loops from Sample Tools by CR2, Rawcutz, F9, Decap, MSXII Sound Design and MVP Loops, you’ll never be short of inspiring sounds to make amazing records.

SPLICE INTEGRATION

Ready for new sounds to inspire you? Network connectivity means its super simple to sign into your Splice account and download a fresh set of samples to get your creative juices flowing again.

MPC BEATS ACADEMY

Our dedicated resource to learn and master MPC One; the MPC Beats Academy. We’ve tackled every function and feature of the MPC ONE to make it possible for you to master the MPC ONE workflow in no time at all.

Key Features

Multicore

Multicore

On-Board Storage

On-Board Storage

Full-size SD card slot

Full-size SD card slot

7” high-resolution display

7” high-resolution display

CV Outputs

CV Outputs

16 Velocity-Sensitive RGB Pads

16 Velocity-Sensitive RGB Pads

USB-A 2.0 slot

USB-A 2.0 slot

Plugins

Plugins

Key Specs

Pads
  • (16) velocity- and pressure-sensitive pads, RGB-backlit
  • (8) banks accessible via Pad Bank buttons
Knobs
  • (4) 360° touch-sensitive Q-Link Knobs
  • (4) Q-Link Knob columns accessible via Q-Link button
  • (1) 360° encoder for display navigation and selection via push
Buttons
  • (31) dedicated function buttons; red-, amber-, or green-backlit
Display
  • 7.0” / 177 mm (diagonal)
  • 5.9” x 3.7” / 151 x 94 mm (width x height)
  • Full-color LED-backlit display with touch interface
CPU
  • Processor: Quad-core ARM® processor
RAM: 2 GB
  • Storage: 2 GB user storage, 2 GB pre-installed content
Connections
  • (2) 1/4” (6.35 mm) TRS inputs (1 stereo pair)
  • (2) 1/4” (6.35 mm) TRS outputs (1 stereo pair)
  • (1) 1/8” (3.5 mm) stereo headphone output
  • (1) 5-pin MIDI inputs
  • (1) 5-pin MIDI outputs
  • (4) 4 TRS CV/Gate Jacks, 8 Outputs Total
  • (1) USB Type-A port
  • (1) USB Type-B port
  • (1) SD Card slot
  • (1) Power Adapter input
Power
  • Via power adapter: 19 V, 3.42 A, center-positive, included
Dimensions (width x depth x height)
  • 10.7” x 10.7” x 2.1”
  • 272 x 272 x 53 mm
Weight
  • 4.7 lbs
  • 2.1 kg