Akai MPC 2500 LE ( Limited Edition ) - Refurbished - White / Black


This is a USED Akai MPC2500 LE model #5 of 500. This unit has been refurbished by the MPCstuff expert techicians. Internally this unit is in tip-top shape. The cosmetics on this unit are in tip top shape - The unit will also include the following upgrades installed:

  • 80 GB Hard Drive 
  • 2 GB Compact Flash Card loaded with Samples
  • JJ OS3 Operating System (Best Version )
  • 128MB RAM Upgrade Sample Ram
  • CDM25 CD/DVD Drive 
  • 90 Day Parts and Labor Warranty 


The Akai MPC2500LE is designed for professional audio production, offers drum programming, sequencing, and sampling capabilities. Artists now have the luxury of producing music with a compact music composition center. The MPC2500LE has all the standard features of the regular production MPC2500. It is a 32—voice drum/phrase sampler with extensive editing control. Designed for professional music production environments and DJs and live club performers, the MPC2500LE features a time—tested user interface, responsive velocity— and pressure—sensitive pads, twin onboard effects processors, four Q—Link controllers (two sliders/two knobs) for extensive real—time control, plus 10 outputs and a S/PDIF digital output. 

The ultra—powerful Akai MPC2500 LE sports a 100,000 note/64 track MIDI sequencer that can be assigned to four separate MIDI outputs for a total of 64 independently addressable MIDI channels. Internal sounds reside in flash memory and can easily be swapped for new sounds via compact flash cards, hard drive, or CD—ROM drive. A CF card with preloaded sounds is included to get you started.

  • Limited run of 500 units
  • White body
  • Carbon fiber-look trim
  • Black pads and knobs
  • Includes 128MB RAM (EXM128), CD-ROM Drive (CD-M25), and 80GB hard drive upgrades
  • 32—voice drum/phrase sampler
  • 2 onboard effects processors and a main out effects processor
  • 2 assignable Q—link sliders and knobs for real—time performance control
  • 240 x 64 hinged backlit LCD
  • USB port for computer connectivity
  • Built—in Analog and Digital I/Os, headphone output and 2 MIDI In/4 MIDI Out
  • Chop—shop slices a loop into individual samples with automatic pad assignment
  • Patched phrase synchronizes phrase samples to any tempo without changing pitch
  • Continuous sample track records long audio tracks into a sequence
  • Can resample its own output
  • Audio input through with Q—link control for real—time control


MPC2500LE Limited Edition Music Production Station

  • Sound Generator
  • Data format: 16-bit linear WAV
  • Sampling rate: 44.1 kHz
  • Memory: 16MB standard (11.5MB sound memory), expandable to 128MB with EXM128 option
  • Preset sound memory: 5MB Flash
  • Recording time: 136 seconds (16MB mono) 24minutes 28seconds (128MB mono)
  • Polyphony: 32-voice
  • Dynamic filtering 2 x 2-pole filter per voice
  • Filter types: Low-pass, band-pass, high-pass
  • Number of active programs: 24 (with 64 pads per program)
  • Effects
  • Effects 2 stereo effects and Master effect
  • Effect types: Chorus, Flanger, Bit grunger, 4 band EQ, Compressor, Phase shifter, Tremolo, Flying Pan, Reverb, Delay
  • Master effect: 4 band EQ, Compressor
  • Sequencer
  • Capacity: 100,000 notes
  • Resolution: 96ppq
  • 99 Sequences
  • 64 Tracks per sequence
  • 64 MIDI output channels (16 channels x 4 output ports)
  • Song mode: 20 songs, 250 steps per song
  • MIDI Clock Sync: Master/Slave
  • Drumpads
  • 16 velocity and pressure sensitive pads
  • 4 pad banks
  • 16 Levels: Velocity, Tuning
  • Automated Pad Mixer (Level, Pan and FX send)
  • Track Mute and Next Sequence features for live performance
  • Q-Link
  • 2 sliders and 2 rotary knobs
  • Assignable to internal sampler controls: pitch, filter cutoff, resonance, level and pan
  • Connections
  • Record input (L and R) 1/4-inch stereo phone x 2, balanced -40dBu, input impedance 11k ohms; max. Input level +10dBu
  • Digital Input: RCA x 1, SPDIF
  • Stereo output (L and R) 1/4-inch phone x 2 balanced +11dBu, output impedance 1k Ohms; max. output level +22dBu
  • 8 individual analog outputs 1/4-inch phone x 4 balanced +11dBu, output impedance 1k Ohms; max. output level +22dBu
  • Phones output 1/4-inch stereo phone x 1, 200mW / 100 ohms
  • Digital Output: RCA x 1, SPDIF
  • MIDI: 2 x MIDI In and 4 x MIDI Out
  • USB Slave connector x 1, USB MASS STORAGE CLASS support (You need Windows 2000/Me/XP or later version, or MacOS 9.x/10.x or later version.)
  • Footswitches: jack x 2
  • General
  • Display: 240 x 64 dot graphic LCD w/backlight
  • Memory card slot: Compact Flash (The size of the compact flash card that MPC500 can handle is from32MB to 2GB)
  • Power: 100-240V AC, 50/60Hz
  • Consumption: 70W (with all options)
  • Dimensions (W x D x H):
  • 16.33" x 3.68" x 13.10"
  • (415mm x 93.5mm x 332.9mm)
  • Weight: 13.5 Lbs [6.15kg] (Excluding drives and options)

 PLEASE NOTE:  All units (complete MPC/MPD/APC/Maschine units) are subject to a build lead time (this includes, but is not limited to, customization and testing.) All units have a 90 day parts and labor warranty. If any manufacturing/build issues arise with the unit during this time period the unit will be repaired free of charge. We do not accept returns on any full units. Units are non-refundable.

90 Day Parts and Labor Warranty