Native Instruments launch KOMPLETE KONTROL 1.8 with new ways to play

With the new version of KOMPLETE KONTROL Native Instruments’ keyboards get even better with new Smart Play and chord features.

A new update to Native Instrument’s powerful and brilliant companion plug-in software for KONTROL keyboards has brought some exciting new features to play with. The free 1.8 updates adds new scales to it’s Smart Play engine, deeper control over chord parameters as well as new functionality for other instruments like REAKTOR Blocks.

New Scales

The Smart Play scale engine now includes more than 100 new scales and modes, making it easier than ever to take your melodies and harmonies in new directions.

New Chord Position Parameter

Get full control over the position of individual notes in a chord. Set to Auto, KOMPLETE KONTROL automatically selects voicings for the most natural transitions between chords.

Stand-Alone Transport Control

When running in stand-alone mode, the KOMPLETE KONTROL transport controls can now be used to start, stop, restart, or adjust the tempo of clock-based instruments such as REAKTOR Blocks.


KOMPLETE KONTROL 1.8 is a free update available to download from the Native Access app.

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