°Grid — inspiration in the palm of your hand

Meet offGrid

Successfully funded on Kickstarter.

°Grid is a pocket, MPC-style, velocity-sensitive Drumpad, Keyboard and Gestural Controller in one.

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Pair & Play

Create music anywhere on this palm-sized MIDI controller with Velocity-Sensitive pads, a Joystick and 3D gesture expression.

6D Freedom

Shake it, Twist it

Add expression to your music using motion and gestures. °Grid will translate any movement with precision and fluidity.
Modulation Joystick

Play your way

°Grid employs LED-backlit, pressure-sensitive pads and a unique multi-directional modulation Joystick — use your digits, thumbs or paws.
Battery Powered

All-day, Every-day

Optimized for Ultra-low power operation, °Grid will keep you going through the day tirelessly. It is truly a perfect on-the-go companion.
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Total Recall

Store any configuration as a preset with the free, cross-platform °Grid Editor App. Recall any preset instantly, on-the-fly. The possibilities are endless.
°Grid is a wireless, responsive controller that lets you experience Apps as never before. Play keys, make beats, sequence songs, remix sound and video, control lights, launch clips and control hardware hands-on, all day long, on a single charge.
°Grid pairs with any iOS / Android / macOS & Windows PC device via Bluetooth® LE or USB Type-C in a matter of seconds. It maps MIDI (MPE) / OSC parameters to its minimalist interface to control and play any compatible App or external Hardware.
°Grid combines the natural feel of a real instrument with the capabilities and full integration of a mobile device, it will change the way you capture your creative ideas and bring your vision to life.

°Grid fits in the palm of your hand, travels in your pocket and pairs with your apps in seconds, so you can go from sketch to masterpiece, without skipping a beat.

More than MIDI

°Grid allows continuous, high-resolution data transmission that can be mapped to MIDI (MPE) and other standards.

Anatomy of °Grid

Any configuration can be saved as a preset, with 16 banks allowing for 16 presets each – that’s a total of 256 individual presets that can be switched on-the-fly, standalone, mid-performance.

Frequently Asked Questions

°Grid pairs with any iOS / Android / macOS & Windows PC device, wirelessly via Bluetooth® LE or tethered via USB Type-C

There are a number of factors that make °Grid unique when compared to existing controllers:

  1. °Grid is Wireless and Mobile – it weighs as much as your smartphone.
  2. °Grid is Bluetooth LE enabled.
  3. °Grid is Battery operated and offers a connection for Li-Ion rechargable cells.
  4. °Grid has a built-in 3D accelerometer & gyroscope with AI gesture learning.
  5. °Grid is compatible with most of your devices out-of-the-box cross-platform, no drivers, just Pair & Play.
  6. °Grid can do OSC as well as offer developers the freedom to explore other protocols in the future independently.
  7. °Grid is built in the EU with clean conscience.

Absolutely!

°Grid has velocity-sensitive pads made from durable Silicone, with multiple assignable zones, finger-drum away MPC-style!

Yes, it’s possible.

°Grid allows you to play split octaves, left/right hand chord mappings, inversions and anything else you can think of. The mapping is done via the companion editor App (cross-platform). Any configuration can be saved as a preset, with 16 banks allowing for 16 presets each – that’s a total of 256 individual presets that can be switched on-the-fly, standalone, mid-performance.

°Grid lets you capture and express your creative ideas by combining the responsiveness and versatility of a real instrument with the total integration, capability and ease of use of a wireless, mobile device.