Robust and compact, Launch Control, has 16 assignable knobs, eight launch pads and four function keys. The knobs allow fluid control of levels, filters and effects, whilst the three-colour launch pads mute, activate effects and even launch clips or scenes.
Launch Control comes with Ableton Live Lite, and works with all major music software. It's even compatible with your iPad, just use the powerful Launchpad app from Novation.
The perfect match for Launchpad
Launch Control extends the capabilities of the Launchpad Controller, adding 16 knobs, buttons and 8 more pads. Chnage the way you produce and perform, use them together for total hands-on control of your mixer, instruments and effects.
More controls than meets the eye
The controls don't stop there, as Launch Control has a couple of tricks up its sleeve. Eight factory and eight user templates allow you to take control of multiple instruments and effects instantly, without remapping, nomatter what software you're using!
Launch Control and the Launchpad App
Novation's Launchpad App lets you produce and perform music straight away, as soon as you connect Launch Control to your iPad. Bus-powered, you can trigger samples, effects and what's more, Novation are working on upgrades that will allow you to import your own samples and share your creations, so get to grips with the basics now and unleash your stunning performances in the future!
Works with all major music software
Fully class-compliant, Launch Control can be used with all major music software on Mac or PC, including Cubase, Pro Tools, Reason, Logic and FL Studio. A version of Ableton Live Lite, the V-Station and Bass Station soft synths and an extensive Loopmasters library are all included.
Whether you're a DJ, performing musician or studio producer, Launchpad gives you all you need to use your software straight out of the box. Use the 64-button grid to launch and manipulate clips, trigger loops, fire off effects, control your mixer - and much more. It comes with Ableton Live music software (Launchpad Edition), used by some of the world's top DJs and producers. Launchpad S also triggers loops and effects in the new Novation Launchpad app for iPad.
Launchpad S - the next generation of Launchpad
Launchpad is totally portable. Hooked up to your computer - or iPad - via USB, it's fully bus powered (no need for power sockets), and it's lightweight and easy to carry anywhere. Launchpad S is MIDI Class Compliant so it works with any MIDI software on your Mac or Windows PC and works on your iPad via a Camera Connection Kit (not included): Launchpad S converts your iPad into a grid-based music system - no additional power supply required, just plug in and play.
Novation Launchpad iPad® app
Novation has created a Launchpad app for iPad, which is a totally self-contained music making and performance experience. This is not a software control app, it hosts its own sounds and enables you to trigger loops with your Launchpad S hardware. There is also a whole range of effects that can be triggered using Launchpad's buttons, including filters, stutters and drum roll-styled effects. They can be triggered in combination to create some incredibly powerful performances.
Launchpad S and FL Studio
Launchpad S integrates with FL Studio's performance mode, so you can trigger clips and get hands-on control of FL Studio's powerful new performance zone features. Use the buttons to sketch out beats with drum racks, and assign them to additional functions. You can control almost any music software using Novation's award-winning 'Automap' control software - and Launchpad S is fully MIDI class-compliant so it'll drive any MIDI application.
Features / Specifications
- Mac: OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion and 10.7 Lion
- Windows: Windows 8 and Windows 7 (64 and 32 bit)
- iPad: iPad2 or later is recommended. iOS 5 or above is required
- Connectivity: Class Compliant USB
- Security: Kensington Lock Slot
- Weight (g): 470
- Dimensions (mm): 240 x 118 x 23