Steinberg CMC-PD (Pad Controller)Item ID: CMCPD
Modular 16-pad Drum Controler and Control Surface for Cubase and Nuendo
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The Perfect Set of Pads for Cubase and Nuendo!The Steinberg CMC-PD pad controller adds a set of 16 incredibly dynamic pads to your Cubase or Nuendo rig. Tap out killer drum grooves and get the most out of Groove Agent ONE or any other drum instrument. LED-backlit pads change from green to orange to red, giving you instant velocity feedback. 4Velocity mode make step sequencing easy, and a handy rotary encoder lets you navigate through menus quickly with the CMC-PD. What's more, the CMC system is completely modular, so you can create the ultimate custom Cubase control surface, by combining your Steinberg CMC-PD with other CMC controllers.
Versatile pad controller
In addition to its ergonomic design and easy integration into Steinberg's Cubase and Nuendo DAWs, the CMC-PD sports several features that make it particularly useful for groove production. 4Velocity mode makes step sequencing easy, and 16 selectable velocity curves give you the exact response you need. The CMC-PD also includes the dedicated PD Editor software, which allows you to easily change the MIDI note assignment for each pad.
Steinberg CMC-PD Modular Cubase Pad Controller at a Glance:
Part of a complete modular Cubase controller system
The CMC-PD is one of six USB controller designed by Steinberg to specifically integrate with Cubase and Nuendo software. What's more, this system is completely modular, allowing you to build your own custom control surface with exactly the hands-on controls you want, no matter how many channels you need to cover. And whether you're just starting to build your system, or you're adding on to your CMC system, you'll love the convenience and ease of use the CMC-PD gives you.
Plug-and-play Steinberg software integration
Like the rest of the CMC series controllers, the CMC-PD integrates seamlessly with Steinberg's Cubase or Nuendo production software. The 1-step installation process is incredibly simple. No lengthy installation process, confusing settings, or hard to navigate control panels - the CMS-TP gives you true plug-and-play convenience. What's more, every CMC controller features colored controls with icons that mirror Cubase, so integrating your new CMC-PD into your Cubase rig is completely intuitive.
Steinberg CMC-PD Modular Cubase Pad Controller Features:
Take control of Cubase and Nuendo like never before, with Steinberg's CMC-PD pad controller!
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Brandy, Upper Sandusky, OH
Reviewsbased on 2 reviews
Excellent Piece of Equipment
by Zander from Canton, GA USAI am just starting to get into audio recording, and wanted a drum pad that works with Cubase. Being manufactured by Steinberg, this was an excellent choice. The pads themselves have a nice feel to the... read more [+]m, and you don't have to mash your fingers against the pads to get a response like you have to do on similar products. I also like the additional control functions that Steinberg added onto the pad that allow you to make quick adjustments in Cubase. I did have a little mishap when installing the drivers, but it was nothing serious. Overall, I like this product and I plan on purchasing additional Steinberg control surfaces in the future. close [-]
October 15, 2012
Music Background: Hobbyist, Student
Just get it!
by Clifton from MemphisAchtung!
October 29, 2011
Music Background: Professional, then - Semi-Pro home studio, now.
You will need a free USB port for each module. I was under the impression that they could be daisy chained together (an assumtion... the specs never stated this to be the case). Also, ... read more [+]the stand collapses if you push forward too hard. It should have a locking mechanism.
That being said - the device is very well constructed. The materials are solid, the feel is natural and the size is perfect for my needs. close [-]
Steinberg CMC-PD (Pad Controller)
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