Best iOS iPhone/iPad Music Apps For Making Beats

iMaschine Beats App

If you are looking for more mobility in making beats using your iPhone or iPad then check the bellow list for some of the best apps for creating Hip Hop beats.


iMaschine Beats App

This music app is one of my favorite and we think that this is the best music app for making beats. Developed by Native Instruments, iMaschine has more features than you might imagine, you can mix and match any sound in whatever combination you want. Includes some great sample based instruments such as Quantum Collection. You can load your own loops and samples by importing via iTune’s file sharing section or from iTunes library. You can edit this samples, chop, slice across the pads to make it playable. Save and export your projects in the raw format to can continue on the main Maschine desktop software or simply export the final mixdown in Wav, Mp3 format or even export directly to your SoundCloud profile. All projects are fully transferable between iMaschine on different devices. Price: $4.99

More Details/Download: iMaschine

BeatMaker 2

BeatMaker 2 iPad Music App

BeatMaker 2 is another advanced mobile music workstation used by many beatmakers. This app features a very intuitive interface, easy to use and ready for any music producer, begginer or Pro! You can create multiple instruments and connect them to a full-range of audio effects. Connect your MIDI accessories for an external control of BeatMaker’s instruments, effects and mixer, ideal for home-studio productions and live performances. Price: $9.99

More Details/Download: BeatMaker 2



With the iELECTRIBE, sound creation is easy, fun and intuitive – just as on a vintage analog synthesizer. Simply choose a part (or sound) and touch the 16-step sequencer to quickly build a groove. This easy-to-use interface combines forces with the iPad’s 9.7” multi touch display to offer an intuitive “hardware” feel, sure to inspire and captivate the imagination of any user. Publish and share an exported audio file online with directly to your SoundCloud. Note that this app is available just for iPad and can’t be used on iPhone and iPod. Price: $19.99

More Details/Download: KORG iELECTRIBE

iMPC Pro

iMPC Pro iOS iPad application

Developed by AKAI, iMPC Pro is a 64-track music production powerhouse for your iPad. iMPC app is designed for iPad to emulate the popular hardware sampler MPC. Although the graphical user interface has been changed, performance controls like Note Repeat, Time Correct and 16-Levels are still there. You can  share your mixes straight to SoundCloud via CloudSeeder community. Price: $19.99.

More Details/Download: iMPC Pro

All Hex Loops sample packs can be used with all above music apps. Just download on your computer and then export the samples to your mobile device.