Start with J-Play

J-Play review by Ollie Loops


0:00 Intro
0:29 Hardware
1:26 Getting Started
2:21 Recording into Tracks
3:26 Track Options
3:42 Track Views
4:30 Pad Effects
5:35 Recording Effects
6:00 Adding Parts
6:19 Parts Overview
6:48 Adding Tracks Part 1
7:24 Sound Presets Overview
7:32 Recording a New Track
7:50 Adding Tracks
8:08 Setting up a Track
8:20 Recording Parts
8:40 Piano Pad Features
8:57 Guitar Pad Features
9:29 Keys Pad Features
10:36 Mixer
11:01 Audio Pad Features
11:22 Recording Audio
11:42 Audio Pad Effects
12:10 Recording with an Audio Interface
12:55 Joué Pro / Editor
13:35 Daw Integration
13:59 MPE
14:59 Dawless Integration
15:29 Exporting Files
15:47 User Drum Presets
16:22 Requests & Improvements
17:12 Recommendations

(!) If you want to use your J-Play with an iPad, please verify the port type. Most lightning cables/adapters won't work. USB-C to lightning adapters are available as accessories in our store.




PEFC beech wood, metal, pressure-sensitive sensor


360 x 130 x 15,6mm Weights650g


USB-C Cable

Power supply

USB-C cable, no built-in battery



Soft silicone, RFID chip


270 x 120mmWeights150-250g


The app supplied with the J-Play is available free of charge on LacOS, Windows and iPadOS.

The J-Play is also a MIDI controller that can be used with all MIDI-compatible applications and production software.

Take your J-Play a step further

App guide

Pro Option guide


This product complies with the requirements of European Directive 2014/53/UE This product may not work correctly by the influence of electro-static discharge; if it happens, simply restart the product./p>


CAUTION: Changes or Modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible could void the user’s authority to operate this device.

This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:(1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.

NOTE: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures

- Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.

- Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.

- Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.

- Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.

This equipment complies with FCC radiation exposure limits set forth for an uncontrolled environment.