Superbooth 2017: Arturia announces Black Edition KeyStep, BeatStep and BeatStep Pro sequencer-controllers

Arturia has announced the new limited number Black Edition KeyStep, BeatStep and BeatStep Pro sequencer-controllers…

KeyStep, BeatStep and BeatStep Pro

Much-loved for their universal appeal, the Step range syncs the analog and digital worlds, allowing musicians to simultaneously control hardware instruments, outboard modules, virtual instruments and recording software.


Each of the new Black Edition models comes complete with CV cables, giving you immediate access to the sequencer’s hardware control functionality.

Arturia KeyStep Black Edition – $149 / €119

With a 32-note slim-key keybed with aftertouch, users can sync with and control any software or hardware instrument via USB, MIDI in and out, CV gate and Sync in and out. Polyphonic sequences up to 64 steps long can be created with real-time recording and rewriting.

Arturia BeatStep Pro Black Edition – $299/ €249

The new, sleeker 3-part step sequencer features two separate melodic sequencers and a dedicated 16-track drum sequencer, granting musicians a powerful selection of tools for dynamic, exciting tracks without the need for a computer screen.

Arturia BeatStep Black Edition – $129/ €99


Squeezing 16 pressure and velocity sensitive pads and 16 rotary knobs into a slim package, BeatStep is an affordable way for musicians to get creative with simple monophonic step-sequences. The additional ability to control outboard synths and virtual instruments makes for a formidable DAW controller.

The Black Edition KeyStep, BeatStep, and BeatStep Pro will begin shipping worldwide at the end of April 2017. For further information head to the Arturia site here.