The U-CONTROL UMX490 is an extremely versatile, 49-Key USB/ MIDI master keyboard controller that is ideally-suited for a wide range of performance and recording applications. Need independent control of hardware synthesizers or general MIDI sound modules? How about control over effects devices? Maybe you just want to operate sequencing software, or computer plug-ins from a more convenient remote location? The UMX490 provides total flexibility and tremendous ease of use, thanks to its 49 full-size keys, 22 independently-assignable controllers – and MIDI output. Add it all up, and the UMX490 gives you the kind of control needed to realize your ideas quickly and intuitively. And we even sweeten the deal, by including our best-selling UCA222 USB/Audio interface – for plug and play recording directly to your PC or Mac* computer!