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BopPad BopPad BopPad Mount

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Extremely powerful ultra-wide dynamic range USB Smart Fabric 10” drum pad with programmable zones, velocity, bend, pressure and location CCs.

The BopPad allows you to bring a new range of sonic possibility to your drum set, trigger samples, sound effects, pads and chords. BopPad gives you accurate hit detection (with latency under 3ms!), velocity, continuous radius and pressure. Four independently programmable zones output MIDI notes, velocity, pitch bend, pressure and location CCs.

The BopPad is the ultimate drum pad controller. Whether you play with hands, sticks, or mallets it will provide you with a thrilling amount of control and flexibility. Connects to 5-Pin MIDI with the optional MIDI Expander.

The software editor for the BopPad is available at www.pearl-electronics-support.com (coming soon).

Downloads

 

MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS:

For Mac: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.3GHz (or greater), 100 MB free hard disk space, Mac OS 10.9 or later

For Windows: 2.5 GHz processor (or greater), 4 GB RAM (or greater), USB 2.0 (or greater), 100 MB free hard disk space, Windows 7, 8, 8.1, & 10 (64-bit only)

BopPad Editor for Mac OSX (updated 9/28/17)

BopPad Editor v.0.7.0.1 (45.50 MB) 

 

BopPad Editor for Windows (updated 8/18/17)

BopPad Editor v.0.7.1 (32.34 MB)

 

BopPad Web Editor

Web MIDI compatible browsers only. Currently; Chrome, Opera, and Brave. 

** Windows: if using Chrome versions 58 - 60, you must disable a flag in the browser, go to:
chrome://flags/#enable-midi-manager-dynamic-instantiation and set it to "disabled" and then restart your browser.

BopPad Web Editor (link to the editor)

 

BopPad Software Templates

Quick Start Template Bitwig Studio

BopPad Bitwig Studio Template [3.2MB]

Quick Start Template for Ableton Live

Quick Start Template for Ableton Live [1.1MB]

Quick start template for Apple's GarageBand

BopPad GarageBand Template [297KB]

Quick start template for Logic X / Mainstage 3

BopPad Logic X / Mainstage 3 Template, for the EXS24 Sampler [30KB]

These samples are included with Logic but you can download them here

BopPad Logic X / Mainstage 3 Template, for the EXS24 Sampler [+samples] [172KB]

 

BopPad Utilities

The BopPad Zones app allows you to send multiple notes per quadrant from your BopPad to any music software on your computer BopPad Zones App for MAC OSX

The BopPad Zones app allows you to send multiple notes per quadrant from your BopPad to any music software on your computer

BopPad Zones App for Windows

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