Samson’s Graphite MF8 USB MIDI Controller makes studio and on-the-go music production accessible to everyone. The Graphite MF8 features eight channel strips, each with a fader, parameter knob, Record and Solo/Mute button. It also offers a master encoder, DJ-style crossfader, transport controls and five assignable function buttons. With iPad/USB bus power and plug-and-play operation, the MF8 makes it easy to get the most out of your music production software in the studio and beyond.
8 Customizable Channels with Faders and More
With the Graphite MF8, control up to eight individual tracks simultaneously for extensive sound editing. Each track includes an assignable fader and parameter knob, as well as a Record and Mute/Solo buttons. These features provide customizable control over each track for making quality audio recordings and organizing various parts of your creations for mixing and mastering.
Custom Control for Your Computer or iPad
Take control of your music software with the Graphite MF8’s controller functions. It features a programmable master volume encoder, five function buttons, transport controls and a DJ-style crossfader, all customizable for the ultimate in hands-on control. In addition, the controller offers left and right arrow buttons to control more tracks, as well as five customizable Preset options that can be mapped to your software for instant operation with your favorite programs. And for easy connection to your computer, the Graphite MF8 features a mini USB port and comes complete with a USB to mini USB cable. When combined with the iPad using Apple’s iPad Camera Connection Kit, the Graphite MF8 is a great tool for making music on-the-go. Use it with your favorite music and synth iPad apps that support MIDI controllers. For additional mobility, the Graphite MF8 can be powered directly by the iPad when you are away from your desktop computer.
Free Editor Software
For use with the Graphite MF8, as well as Samson’s other mini USB MIDI controllers (M25, M32, MD13), a Graphite Editor Software can be downloaded for free from Samson’s website. The software can be used to customize MIDI workflow by creating presets on the editor and saving them to your Graphite MF8 for quick recall. Whether you’re a producer, performer or DJ, Samson’s Graphite MF8 USB MIDI Controller gives you all the music production control you need for home studio and mobile applications.
What’s in the Box?
Samson Graphite MF8 Mini USB MIDI Controller, USB cable, user manual.
- Eight channels with faders, parameter knobs, Record and Mute/Solo buttons
- Programmable master encoder, five function buttons and crossfader
- Dedicated transport controls
- Five customizable Preset options
- Left and right arrow buttons to control more tracks
- Mini USB portiPad and USB bus powered
- iPad and USB bus powered
- Includes mini USB to USB cable
- Free Graphite Editor Software download available
Samson Technologies began in 1980 as a pioneer in wireless microphone technology. Today, Samson is an industry leader in professional audio solutions whose products are known for their fidelity and reliability. Samson products are preferred by recording artists, performers, educators and audio professionals throughout the world.
In the early ’90s, Samson began to expand the reach of their audio products through the development of power amplifiers, mixers, wired microphones and signal processors. In 2005, the first professional USB microphones to be used by musicians, broadcasters and podcast enthusiasts were introduced, making Samson USB microphones the new industry standard. Over three decades, Samson has grown from a small two-person operation to a worldwide enterprise, dedicated to innovating new products that will enhance the lives of music and broadcast professionals everywhere.
Eight channels with faders, parameter knobs, Record and Mute/Solo buttons
Programmable master encoder, five function buttons and crossfader
Dedicated transport controls
Left and right arrow buttons to control more tracks
iPad and USB bus powered