Launchkey is a range of 25, 49 and 61 note keyboard controllers with up to 50 physical controls including 16 velocity-sensitive multi-colour launch pads that trigger and stop clips – and launch scenes – in Ableton Live. As well as enabling hands-on control of your DAW’s mixer, instruments and more, Launchkey is an integrated software/hardware instrument. The control surface has been designed to work tightly alongside two intuitive apps for iPad: the Launchkey app and the Launchpad app* – plus the powerful V-Station & Bass Station synth plug-ins for Mac and Windows.
Create – Integrated software/hardware instrument with apps for Mac, PC and iPad
Launchkey comes with a brand new Launchkey app and Launchpad apps for iPad and the powerful Novation V-Station and Bass Station synth plug-ins for Mac and PC
Control – ‘InControl’ technology connects hardware controls directly to all major DAWs
Quick, hands-on control of your mixer, transport and more in Ableton, FL Studio, Pro Tools, Reason, Cubase and Logic
Launch – 16 velocity-sensitive multi-colour launch pads
Two rows of launch pads for playing and sketching out drum beats, or launching and improvising with loops using the Launchpad app – they also launch clips and scenes in Ableton Live. The top row of eight pads will launch clips and the bottom row will stop clips.
Play – Professional synth-styled keyboard with over 50 hardware controls
Synth-styled velocity-sensitive keyboard with precision accuracy and fast action – software control via 50 faders, knobs, pads and buttons (35 on 25-note version)
Instant access to major DAW control parameters – with no assignment necessary
Bus powered – no PSU required
Launchkey is fully bus-powered, even with iPad. Just plug it in and go, with no power supply or batteries
One gigabyte Loopmasters sample pack
Launchkey includes one gigabyte of Loopmasters sample content including artist packs, drum samples and sound FX
Ableton Live Lite
Ableton’s ground-breaking performance and production software is included with Launchkey