DISC Alesis Trigger iO Trigger-to-MIDI/USB Interface

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  • Play MIDI Software/Hardware With E-Drums
  • Ten 1/4'' TRS Trigger Inputs
  • Works with Continuous and Switch-Style Hi Hats
  • Create and Store Up To 20 Setups
  • Includes Toontrack EZdrummer Software

DISC Alesis Trigger iO Trigger-to-MIDI/USB Interface


The Alesis Trigger iO Trigger-to-MIDI/USB Interface is the easiest way to get from electronic drum pads, cymbals, and acoustic drum triggers to MIDI. The Trigger iO enables you to play the sounds from virtually any MIDI software, drum module, synthesizer or keyboard workstation, or other MIDI instrument using electronic drums. You can capture every nuance of your drumming performance into the MIDI world using the Trigger iO.

Product Ref: 15195

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Featuring both USB-MIDI and traditional DIN MIDI connectivity, you can use the Trigger iO with a wide variety of gear. The interface has ten TRS trigger inputs so you can use it with single or dual-zone pads and triggers, and even split the inputs with Y-cables for even larger custom setups. You can also use the Trigger iO to expand the pad inputs of virtually and drum module from any manufacturer.

The Trigger iO has a hi-hat control input that works with both continuous and switch-style hi-hat pedals so you can deliver all of the open-to-closed detail you're used to on the hi-hat. It also has a footswitch input for controlling other parameters like changing kits with your foot.

You can create up to 20 setups and store them in the Trigger iO's memory. Advanced customizable programming capabilities include sensitivity, MIDI-channel assignment, note number, crosstalk, velocity curve, threshold, retrigger time and pad type. The Trigger iO works plug-and-play with Mac and PC, and is powered by its USB connection when working with a computer. You can also wall-power it when working with non-USB MIDI sound sources.

You can mount the Trigger iO on virtually stand or rack using the optional E-Percussion Module Mount and integrate it cleanly into your drum set or percussion setup. The Trigger iO comes with Toontrack's EZdrummer LITE software drum module. EZdrummer LITE has samples of real drum kits, a virtual mixer, and looping functions.

The Trigger iO is an extremely versatile interface, enabling you to play virtually any MIDI software or hardware with your electronic drum kit.


  • Play virtually any software or hardware MIDI device with electronic drum triggers, pads, and cymbals
  • Ten TRS trigger inputs for use with single and dual-zone triggers
  • USB-MIDI and DIN MIDI Out for controlling software and hardware sound modules
  • Works as an input expander on virtually any drum module
  • Continuous Hi-Hat control pedal input; also works with switch/onoff pedals
  • Velocity sensitive for expressive control
  • Footswitch input for controlling Inc/Dec parameters
  • Create and store up to 20 setups
  • Works plug-and-play with Mac and PC - does not require software drivers
  • Powered by USB when working with a computer; AC adapter included for DIN MIDI operation
  • Mounts using E-Percussion Module Mount (sold separately) for integration into setups


  • Trigger inputs: (10) TRS, velocity-sensitive
  • Hi-Hat control: 1/4'' (continuous or switch - on/off)
  • Footswitch: 1/4'' TRS for up/down
  • MIDI: USB, MIDI OutUSB Computer Interface
  • Dimensions: 8.5'' W x 5'' D x 1.75'' H
  • Weight: 1 lb, 15 oz


  • Trigger iO interface
  • USB cable
  • AC adapter
  • Software CD
  • Quick start guide