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iPad Pro for music

by Music_Tech / November 17, 2015 4:33 PM PST

I'm wondering if any one on here is a musician who incorporates technology with their music, like I do. I use an iPad to use to control a mixer that I use to do gigs, and use various instrument apps to perform with, as well as recording software. Do you think the iPad pro is worth the money for this?

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I use a laptop with 4G of ram.
by Dafydd Forum moderator / November 17, 2015 4:43 PM PST
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And a few DAWS work alright on it. The Pro seems to have 4G ram also but I don't have one so can't give hands on experience. I only record on my laptop, no gigs.
Dafydd.

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iffy
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 17, 2015 5:08 PM PST
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While my bet is the pro could be easier to hit the controls, it also is a big target for theft at the moment. I'd stick to the ipad for a while while you learn more about any advancements in apps.

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I would use a real controlling device
by RusalinCenter / November 23, 2015 3:07 AM PST
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Probably iPad Pro is pretty handy for controlling mixer etc., but I would use a traditional hardware device ( midi keyboard/controller/etc). I think iPad is pretty handy to record drafts/music ideas.

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