I did hear good things about the special connector trick, but I agree with you, it’d be like getting a tiny gram pocket phone and then fixing a flaw on it with a giant 5-kilo cross-body phone case. Trying out the iO Dock with GarageBand, we had no problem playing the keyboard instruments from an external keyboard or getting audio from a plugged-in microphone and guitar into the iPad where it can take care of the conversion to digital. Now I’m wondering where they got to. Alesis says Apple is working on a resolution. If you have any questions about the Alesis iO Dock and making music with an iPad, we encourage you to ask them in the Comments section below.
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I use the iO Dock with my iPad as a controller for music soft synths. Categories Discussions Activity Sign In. Latest Discussions Mila M. The side level controls are more accessible and natural, although perhaps more aoesis than the knobs on the rear. The clean mic input is outstanding and the phantom power for condenser mics is a sweet bonus.
I have a dock 2 and really like it, sorry you aren’t. As a result you can also use the smaller iPad Air and even the iPad mini although I didn’t try it with it, but both especially the mini are too small for the dock slot, and therefore won’t be held securely if you move the iO Dock II around. Like Tweet Pin it Submit Email.
The Midi-in is a great asset, esp.
I have spent money with them on other products like alesis vi49 and DM10 studio lol. I had some problems with the midi at the beginning but it was corrected after the update to firmware 1. Mine has served me for 4 years without an issue. Not specified by manufacturer.
July edited July Having already been disappointed by the Behringer iS iPad Dock Review Here alesia, due to the fact it only supported pin connector versions of the tablet, I looked around for something that would suit my iPad Air situation, keeping an eye out for a truly universal iPad recording dock. Anyway Alesis has lost a long time customer.
I have had my IO Dock for about 2 years and have used is soley for playing back backing-tracks on stage. I hope you roast Alesis’s ass real good, and feel better soon. I’m alfsis don’t act like your product integrates seamlessly with the Ipad 2, it doesn’t. It is made of plastic, but is well re-enforced and feels like it would protect the iPad from pretty much anything. No Longer Available Update Location close.
An iPad slides into the slot on the top of the unit, but it connects via a cable that protrudes slightly from the right side panel. Audio skips or distortion caused by processor-intensive activity happening in the background on the iPad resolved by rock all other apps and turning ON Airplane Mode Alesis fixed MIDI hanging notes with their firmware update 1.
Instead, take a look at the Focusrite iTrack Professional Dock. Tech supports way to busy to even get to me yet. Pros Solid, fully featured interface. This means that two people can easily plug into the iO Dock and listen to the mix.
First Impressions of the iPad-Friendly Alesis iO Dock
I felt this held this product from being exceptional. Our reviews are the best. I bought an io dock with my first iPad2, it worked dkck and the firmware updates easily with aleeis problems. When you think of a docking unit, the implication is that the dock connection is inside where the device to be docked slides into place.
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Why dont simply docl it for a new unit and try? No Longer Available Update Location close. Had I known I would have not upgraded my OS to 5.