The iPad is stronger than ever.
It’s got the power of the multi-touch and a wealth of available apps, that can change your beat making workflow for good, lets dive in and find out what the best beat making apps are on the market, and why.
Beat makers and controller freaks have always either enjoyed or hated the iPad: it’s a very capable and customizable multi-touch controller, and at the same time doesn’t have the old school “knobs, buttons and faders” feel and response that many claim necessary.
While both opinions are well-founded, there is no denying that a completely customizable touch controller is a powerful thing to have in any studio.
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The iPad has become an impressively powerful controller providing wealth of high quality apps, almost unlimited expandability and versatility – and it happily lives in the studio with your other gear.
Now that the iPad Pro has reached a level of sophistication that allows running processor-heavy apps, we bet music makers will begin to see much more advanced and deeper beat making apps being developed to the platform.
Although the playability of a touch-screen can still be argued, there is a good reason to bring the iPad to the studio as a controller and an instrument.
It’s really a tool that keeps on giving.