Novation has announced the release of Launchkey Mini, a compact new mini-key instrument/controller. It works immediately with the new Novation Launchpad and Launchkey iPad apps, and delivers hands-on control of major Mac and Windows-based music software including Ableton Live, FL Studio, Pro Tools, Cubase, Reason, and Logic.
Launchkey Mini features 16 velocity sensitive, three colour launch pads - use them to trigger sounds, effects, transport controls, and more. In addition Launchkey Mini features a 25-note keyboard, eight assignable rotary controls plus seven function buttons and a further two performance buttons. Compact and portable, Launchkey Mini is great for producing and performing at home or on stage.
Launchkey Mini At A Glance:
- Instrument/controller for iPad, Mac and PC.
- 25-note mini-keyboard.
- 26 assignable controls.
- 16 velocity sensitive, three colour launch pads.
- eight knobs, seven function buttons, two performance buttons.
- Free software for iPad, PC, and Mac makes Launchkey an integrated instrument out of the box.
- Novation Launchkey app (for iPad).
- Novation Launchpad app (for iPad).
- Ableton Live Lite.
- Novation V-Station soft-synth.
- Novation Bass Station soft-synth.
- Loopmasters sample pack.
Pricing & Availability
Launchkey Mini is available worldwide from September 2013 with an MSRP of $124.99.