AKAI’s award-winning VIP is the first and only music software that enables you to control your entire VST instrument and FX library directly from any keyboard. Switch patches from all your VSTs in one place, instantly access pre-mapped plugin parameters for hands-on knob tweaking, customize pre-set loading from multiple VSTs using Setlists, and much more.
Plays virtually every VST-compatible plugin and effects unit
Standalone virtual instrument and effects player for your computer
Effects Browser - search effects by type and audition across multiple plugins with a single click
Access, edit and mix up to 8 virtual instruments at one time in a Multi
Effects Stacks combine multiple effects into recallable patches
VIPMS – The VIP Native Plugin Map Standard allows 3rd party virtual instrument and effect developers to produce their own plugin maps for enhanced VIP integration
MIDI Learn functionality seamlessly maps the controls of any VIP-compatible keyboard (knobs, encoders, faders, buttons) to VIP’s parameters
Pad Chord Progressions - play chord progressions using a VIP-enabled keyboard controller’s pads
Key Control modes: play scales, harmonised chords or chord progressions from a VIP keyboard or MIDI keyboard
Setlist Feature - switch between patches from any plugin instantly from the keyboard
VIP is ideal for live performance and a Standalone App with a built in Digital Mixer. It also runs as a VSTi, AU, or AAX plugin, allowing you access to VSTi's in virtually any DAW, such as Pro Tools, Logic Pro X and Ableton Live.
The system requirements can be found in the product description or on the manufacturer's website.
An internet connection is required to authorize / activate the product.