AKAI MPC Software Expansion The 809

AKAI MPC Software Expansion The 809

The Must-Have Drum Sounds
The 809 is the MPC Expansion for punchy analog drums—a full collection of classic drum machine sounds, each with its own controls for maximum tweakability. Sampled directly from the real instruments using a high-end converter and studio equipment, The 809 puts the world's most recognized drum sounds at your fingertips .

For Authentic Beats

A broad selection of classic analog drum machines were hand-selected to create The 809 with special attention paid to iconic sounds that began in the 80s. They're instantly recognizable snares, toms, hi-hats, and bass drums that have become staples of modern music and are indispensable if you want to create music that lasts. The 809 includes all the capabilities you need to take these classic sounds and make them your own.

Included with MPC Renaissance and MPC Studio. Compatible with MPC Software and MPC Essentials.


Full array of old-school electronic drums
Fully customizable with fine-tuning controls
4 banks (A-D), 256 sounds
28 kicks, 12 toms, 38 snares, 18 hi-hats
17 claps, 11 cymbals, 11 percussion
121 effects and 10 filter types
Dedicated ADSR filter envelope
Amplitude, AD amplitude envelope
Pitch tune and fine tune, pitch bend
Included with MPC Renaissance and MPC Studio

Mac: 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended) Mac OS X 10.6 or later
PC: 2 GHz Pentium® 4 or Celeron® compatible CPU or faster (multicore CPU recommended) 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended) Windows 7 (32 or 64-bit)
MPC Software or MPC Essentials

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