B&H Photo Video Pro Audio The Professional's Source 800.606.6969 / 212.444.6615
0 $0.00
Your cart is currently empty

You have 0 items in your cart

View Cart & Begin Checkout

N.Y.C. Store Pickup Ready Within the Hour

Alesis Trigger|iO Electronic Percussion Trigger-to-MIDI/USB Interface

Alesis Trigger|iO Electronic Percussion Trigger-to-MIDI/USB Interface

Alesis Trigger|iO Electronic Percussion Trigger-to-MIDI/USB Interface Front View Back View

Show MoreLess


In Stock
Order in the next 00:00:00 hours to ship Today

You Pay: $159.00

What item is right for you?

Ask our Experts!

The Alesis Trigger|iO is a highly useful device for electronic percussionists that allows your drum pads to trigger sounds on external synthesizers or drum modules, whether hardware or software. With the Trigger/io, you can use your drum triggers to play soft synths on your computer or patches from hardware synths or drum modules. Using either the MIDI or USB connectors, you can fine-tune the parameters of the triggered notes to your liking. This includes sending continuous controller messages via your high-hat pedal. You can save these setups in one of twenty programmable presets for instant recall later.

The Trigger|iO comes bundled with BFD Lite, a software drum module containing pro-quality acoustic and electronic samples.

Turn Your Drum Set Into a Synth
Assign any note from any synth patch to any pad in your set. Drums, strings, FX, pads--any sound can be triggered from your drum set.
The Trigger|iO can read input from Alesis drum pads, as well as those made by Roland and Yamaha.
Switch Kits on the Fly
The Trigger|iO holds twenty programmable presets where you can store your setups. Connecting a foot pedal allows you to switch between setups hands-free.
Drum Module Included
The Trigger|iO ships bundled with FXPansion's BFD Lite, a professional software drum module with high-quality drum libraries, both acoustic and electronic.
Customize Your Settings
Use the simple front-panel interface to edit various parameters of the triggered sounds. Customizable trigger settings include Sensitivity, Assignment of MIDI Channels, Note Numbers, Crosstalk, Velocity Curve, Threshold, Retrigger Time and Pad Type.
Mounting Holes
The Trigger|iO comes with pre-drilled mounting holes to make it easy to mount it on your drum stand.
Triggers NA
Polyphony Up to 10 voice
Multitimbral Depends on source
Sampling Rate NA
Presets None
User Memory 20 programmable presets
Effects Depends on source
Sequencer No
Controllers NA
Expansion Slots NA
Sample RAM NA
Inputs 10 x 1/4" TRS trigger inputs
1 x 1/4" TS input for high-hat continuous control messages
1 x 1/4" TRS input for up/down value footswitch
Outputs 1 x USB 1.1 jack
1 x MIDI Out jack
Headphone Output No
External Storage NA
Display Front panel 3-digit LED display
Dimensions (WxDxH) Not Specified by Manufacturer
Weight Not Specified by Manufacturer
Alesis Trigger|iO Electronic Percussion Trigger-to-MIDI/USB Interface
  • 1-Year Warranty
  • Be the first to review this item


    See more
    Comprehensive - 1/4" TS Phone Male to 1/4" TS Phone Male Mono Audio Cable (6')
    • You Pay: $3.99


    Yamaha - HH65 Electronic Hi-Hat Contoller Pedal
    • You Pay: $89.99
    Back-ordered ?
    This item is backordered by the manufacturer.


    See more
    MOTU - BPM 1.5 - Advanced Urban Rhythm Virtual Instrument
    • You Pay: $269.00


    ProTapes - Gaffer Cloth Tape - Matte Black (2.0" x 30 yds)
    • You Pay: $14.49
    View all Accessories
    See any errors on this page? Let us know.