Alesis Vortex Wireless II Red

Brand: Alesis


37-key Wireless USB Keytar Controller with Assignable Touch Strip, RGB Trigger Pads, Back-lit Faders, Volume Slider, Pitch Wheel, USB and MIDI Connectivity, and USB Bus Power

  • Keytar controller with wireless connectivity for Mac and PC
  • 8 back-lit RGB velocity-sensitive trigger pads for creating beats or launching clips
  • 8 back-lit faders for controlling volume or other parameters
  • Defeatable onboard MIDI-assignable tilt sensor
  • Thumb-controlled volume slider and reversible pitch-bend wheel on neck
  • MIDI-assignable touchstrip, zone, sustain, and octave-control buttons on neck
  • Included USB dongle for wireless connection with any computer
  • USB and MIDI jacks for use with any synth, sound module, or other MIDI hardware/software
  • Battery-powered for use with MIDI modules and hardware synths (4 AA batteries included)
  • Standard guitar strap pegs on neck and body
  • Included Vortex Wireless 2 Editor software for editing MIDI-assigned controls
  • Production software package included: Hybrid 3, Loom 2, Vacuum Pro, and Xpand!2 by AIR Music Tech, TimewARP 2600 by Way Out Ware, and Ableton Live Lite

Tech Specs

  • Type:Keytar
  • Number of Keys:37
  • Type of Keys:Synth-action
  • Velocity Sensitive:Yes
  • Aftertouch:Yes
  • Pads:8 x Velocity Sensitive
  • Other Controllers:Volume Slider, Pitch-bend Wheel
  • Zones:MIDI-assignable zone button
  • Faders:8 x Back-lit Faders
  • MIDI I/O:Out/USB
  • USB:1 x Type B
  • Computer Connectivity:USB, MIDI
  • Software:Includes Hybrid 3, Loom 2, Vacuum Pro, Xpand!2, TimewARP 2600, Ableton Live Lite, Vortex preset editor
  • Hardware Requirements – Mac:Core Duo processor or higher (Core i5 or i7 recommended)
  • Hardware Requirements – PC:Dual Core 2GHz Processor or higher (Intel Core i5 or i7 recommended) 2GHz Process
  • OS Requirements – Mac:OS X 10.9 or later
  • OS Requirements – PC:Windows 7 SP1 or later
  • Power Supply:USB or 4 x AA batteries
  • Height:2.9″
  • Width:35.2″
  • Depth:10″
  • Weight:6.5 lbs.
  • Manufacturer Part Number:Vortex Wireless II