Arturia MINILAB 3 Specs
USB / MIDI Controller
Keyboard 25 Slim Keys, Synth Action with Velocity
MIDI Control Surfaces 1 x Touch-Sensor (Pitch-Bend)
1 x Touch-Sensor (Modulation)
8 x Pad (Pressure/Velocity-Sensitive)
8 x Rotary Encoder
4 x Slider
2 x Rotary Encoder (Clickable)
Performance Functions Octave Shift
I/O 1 x 1/4″ TS Sustain Input
1 x USB-B
OS Compatibility macOS
*As of September, 2022: Check with manufacturer for the most up-to-date compatibility
Wireless Transmission None
Power Options USB Bus Power
Anti-Theft Features Kensington Security Slot
Dimensions (W x D x H) 14.0 x 8.7 x 2.0″ / 35.5 x 22.0 x 5.0 cm
Weight 3.3 lb / 1.5 kg
Package Weight 3.215 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 16.9 x 10.9 x 3.3″
Arturia MiniLab 3 25 Slim-key Midi Keyboard Controller – Deep Black
25-note USB-C MIDI Keyboard Controller with 8 Encoders, 8 Velocity/Pressure Sensitive RGB-backlit Pads, 4 Sliders, 2 Capacitive Touch Strips, Pitch/Mod Control, Arpeggiator, External Control Input, MIDI 5-pin DIN Output, DAW Support, and 500 Presets
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Arturia MINILAB 3 Specs
Producers and musicians in search of a compact MIDI keyboard and pad controller that makes music right out of the box will be impressed with the Arturia MiniLab 3, a portable USB-MIDI controller that ships with a comprehensive audio-production software suite.
Utilizing USB bus power, the velocity-sensitive twenty-five-key controller adds a dual bank of eight velocity- and pressure-sensitive backlit performance pads, eight rotary controls, and four sliders to provide dedicated premapping for the included Ableton Live Lite and Analog Lab Intro software, and responsive capacitive touchstrips for pitch bend and modulation. A sustain pedal input (pedal available separately) extends the functionality of the controller.
At a Glance
25-note velocity-sensitive slim keyboard.
2 banks of 8 high-quality velocity- and pressure-sensitive pads with RGB backlighting.
8 rotary encoders.
Mini display with clickable browsing knob, with real-time feedback on tweaks and controls.
Hold and Chord modes.
Effective DAW functionalities.
Custom-written DAW scripts for intuitive integration with major DAWs.
8 DAW and user presets.
DAW transport control.
Octave-up and octave-down buttons for full-range and semitone transposition.
2 capacitive touch sensors for pitch bend and modulation wheel.
Control input for pedal: sustain, expression, or footswitch.
USB-C MIDI connects to computers and MIDI Control Center.
MIDI 5-pin DIN output for connection to external MIDI instruments and gears.
Seamless integration with all Arturia software instruments, including Analog Lab: select sounds, browse presets, switch parts, smart-assigned controls.
Hands-On, Easy to Use
From the great-feeling keyboard, to the smart DAW-integrated pads and faders, to the real-time mini display, every aspect of MiniLAB 3 is designed to be intuitive, expressive, and a joy to use for beginners and pros alike.
Enjoy a workflow that aids the creative process with features like a built-in arpeggiator, Chord mode, custom DAW presets, and easy transposition. Making music has never been so accessible.
Portable, Compatible Design
MiniLAB 3 is built to fit seamlessly into any setup, from bedroom to stage, with its compact and lightweight design, deeper DAW integration, MIDI out, and USB-C connectivity.
Built to Last
MiniLAB 3 is built with longevity and sustainability in mind. A rugged, road-ready design, 5-year warranty, minimum 50% recycled plastic construction, and 100% recycled packaging means this controller goes the distance.
Creative Software Included
On top of a world-class MIDI controller, users get a full package of premium music-making software—from an industry-standard DAW to well over 500 synth and keyboard presets.
Everything that users need to start creating their own music.
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