Build MIDI controllers with ease


Instead of spending time on circuit design, programming, and solving lots of unnecessary problems, simply connect components of your MIDI controller into OpenDeck board and you’re done.

Extreme configurability


Additional board configuration can be done online – no installation of extra software is necessary!

Extensive documentation for easy start.

Packed with features


OpenDeck is the most featureful and configurable MIDI platform on the planet. Not only does the firmware run on official board, it also supports Arduino Mega and STM32F4 Black Pill boards. Still feeling limited? Firmware supports defining your own board variants as well.

Simple

Simplicity is a feature.

Universally supported

Windows, macOS, Linux, Android, iOS. Any MIDI supported DAW or DJ software.

Online configurator

Configure your controller in web browser. No installation required.

Open source

100% open-source and open-hardware

Custom board support

Easily add support for yours!

Battle proven

Running inside custom controllers for world-class musicians.

Inputs

Buttons, potentiometers, FSRs, encoders

Outputs

Single color and RGB LEDs

Touchscreen support

All Nextion and Stone HMI models

DIN MIDI

Connect synths and other gear

USB MIDI

No drivers required

DMX

DMX output supported (with additional circuitry)

Presets

Up to 10 individual mappings

14-bit support

Pitch bend, high-resolution CC and NRPN support

Firmware updates in browser

Update your board with new features
Parallax Features

Official board specifications


Loaded with I/O in compact form. 10cm x 10cm. Small, medium or large size project, OpenDeck board has you covered.

Digital inputs

64 inputs for buttons or 32 for encoders

Outputs

48 single color-LEDs or 16 RGB LEDs

DMX output

Open Lighting Architecture compatible

UART

Support for any Nextion and Stone HMI screen

Analog inputs

32 inputs with support for buttons

USB MIDI

Class compliant. No drivers required.

DIN MIDI

In and out

I2C for OLED display

SSD1306 controller support

No coding. No debugging. Simpler than ever.

Built with OpenDeck


Check the examples below and see what is possible with OpenDeck.

  • All
  • Shantea Controls
  • DubFocus
  • Bergamot
  • Rooibos
  • User made

Discuss. Ask. Request features.

Testimonials


Users just love OpenDeck. But don't take my word for it.

Latest blog posts


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The new DubFocus controller

development

After some deliberation, I’ve decided to build few new DubFocus controllers. There are several differences between these and previous models:

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Regarding DubFocus

info

Due to the frequent questions I get about DubFocus, I’ve written this post to clarify some things.

Prices for custom MIDI controllers


Want a custom controller, but don't want to DIY? Check the offers below.

Rooibos


$650

Make any layout you want with 10" touchscreen.

DubFocus 16


$1200

The ultimate dubbing controller. Dub in the box like never before. 16 channels, 4 sends, 2 buttons with LEDs and 1 fader per channel strip.

Custom design


Send a message for the offer

Want a fully custom controller or custom board design? OpenDeck can accomodate virtually any MIDI controller you have in mind.

Contact


Want to know more about OpenDeck? Interested in custom MIDI controller? Send a message!