The new Novation Launchkey Midi Controller is a powerful integrated hardware / software instrument for users wanting to have keyboard input for Ableton Live. The keyboard controller comes in 25, 49 and 61-key versions. The Launchkey features Ableton Live Lite, DAW Control, bus-powered, 16 velocity-sensitive multi-colour launch pads, the Launchkey application (an iPad performance synth) as well as a Launchpad application that provides drag-and-drop loop playback from the pads and real-time effects including stutter and filter effects.
The Novation Launchkey is a fully featured DAW control surface with over 50 hardware controls – 34 on the 25 -key version. In addition to the integrated instrument functionality and Ableton Live, the 16 velocity-sensitive dual-colour backlit launch pads can be used to play drums and trigger loops. Thus, the Midi Controller has more hands-on control than any other device in its class. An ideal partner for a DAW, giving you instant control of track volumes, panning, sends and other settings with Novation’s InControl software integration system. Setting up is a breeze.
The Novation Launchkey 49, 49-key USB/iOS MIDI Keyboard Controller with Synth-weighted Keys is more than just for iPad and Live users.