M-Audio Trigger Finger MIDI Controller with Pads

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16 velocity-sensitive pads, plus 8 knobs and 4 faders.
Trigger Finger puts the power to program and perform expressive percussion and drum parts at your fingertips. Its 16 velocity-sensitive pads are perfect for playing the drum sounds in your favorite software, launching loops and samples, or even controlling video projections -- and applying pressure to the pads can generate any MIDI controller you wish. Trigger Finger also gives you 8 knobs and 4 faders that are freely assignable to MIDI parameters such as volume, pan, pitch, and effects. Pre-programmed maps for Reason, Live, GM Drum, XG Drum, iDrum, and more make setup a snap -- and full programmability lets you customize the unit to fit your needs. Settings are easy to store via 16 presets, and M-Audio's free Enigma librarian software for PC and Mac lets you create a collection of even more. A simple USB cable is all it takes to connect and power Trigger Finger with your computer. It's time to take full control of your drum programming -and Trigger Finger is the right tool for the job.

Features
16 velocity and pressure-sensitive pads

8 assignable knobs

4 assignable faders

Pre-programmed maps for Live, Reason, GM Drum, XG Drum, and iDrum

Velocity control including fixed velocity mode

Program/bank change capability

Powered via USB connection or optional DC power supply

16 MIDI presets

Programmable with free Enigma librarian software

3-digit LED display

Class compliant with Windows XP and Mac OS X

Includes free Ableton Live Lite 4 software
Size: 11 in. (w) x 10 in. (d) x 2 1/4 in. (h)
279.4mm (w) x 254mm (d) x 57.2mm (h)

Compatibility:
-- MME

-- DirectX

-- Core MIDI

Windows minimum system requirements:
-- Windows XP

-- Available USB Port

Mac minimum system requirements:
-- Mac OS X 10.2.8 or higher

-- Available USB Port
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 401-658-5765
(50 ratings)
Submitted June 16, 2005 by a customer from hotmail.com
M-Audio Trigger Finger Customer Review
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I am very happy with this product.
Sound
doesn't have any drum sounds but i use some quality samples from my PC
Features
features everything that the MPD has and then some.
Quality
it feels better than the AKAI MPD. for what I use this thing, i do not need an MPC 1000 etc. I have thousands of samples on my computer and i can use those. what the MPC does is takes away the need of a computer. I use a computer to produce so i am very happy with my trigger finger
Value
more features and better feel than MPD-16.....but lower price.....
Manufacturer Support
never needed
The Wow Factor
its a must have for computer producers
Musical Background:
Active Musician
Musical Style:
Hip-hop, r&b, pop, rock, etc.
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