Maschine Mikro Electronic Groove Composer is a professional grade music composition tool, designed for use in the studio or in live performances. The compact box offers 16 backlit performance pads with sporting velocity and after-touch sensitivity and small buttons for software and remotely over a USB connection. The Maschine Mikro lets the user control the software capabilities through hardware controller, and also features 6GB sample library and supports Windows 7 and Mac OS .
Maschine Mikro is fairly priced for $399 where as other models are priced at $669, and is expected to launch on October 1.
Jeremy Ellis magic fingers on Maschine Mikro Electronic Groove (video).