Novation Launchpad X MIDI Pad Controller

Product code: novlpx

Launchpad X is Novation's essential 64-pad MIDI grid controller for Ableton Live.


  • Novation Launchpad X MIDI Pad Controller

    Main Features

    • The essential grid controller for expressive performance in Ableton Live, offering deep integration with Live's Session View
    • 64 large RGB pads to perfectly match your Live session, with enough room to play your instruments
    • Launch clips and scenes in Live
    • Capture MIDI and Session Record
    • Powerful Note Mode with 16 scales
    • Use Stop, Solo, Mute and Record Arm track controls whilst keeping your session in view
    • 4 deep and powerful custom modes set up the perfect control surface for you

    Launchpad X gives you everything you need to make music. Launch, play and perform your sounds and build your tracks using the large, super-sensitive RGB pads, dynamic note and scale modes, and mixer controls.

    The Essential Live Controller
    Everything about making tracks in Ableton Live is made easier with Launchpad X's quick, hands-on clip and scene launching and their most playable grid to date. Play your instruments and devices expressively with the 64 velocity- and pressure-sensitive RGB pads, then never lose an idea with one-press Capture MIDI control. Launchpad X belongs on the desk of every Ableton Live music maker.

    Express Yourself
    Launchpad X gives you everything you need right at your fingertips so you can spend less time clicking a mouse and more time making music. Never worry about being out of key – Dynamic Note and Scale modes let you easily play perfectly in-key basslines, melodies, chords and leads. Novation's most responsive velocity-sensitive pads with polyphonic aftertouch let you play your instruments dynamically and expressively. Step back from the screen, get hands-on and dive into your tracks.

    Make It Yours
    Go deeper and get Launchpad X working the way you want. Use Novation Components to customise MIDI mappings, and control almost anything: four custom modes mean you can design how this essential grid controller works for you – you're only limited by your imagination.

    Take Control Of Your Performance
    Essential performance controls are a single button-press away: stop, solo, mute, record arm and set your levels, pans and sends. Using Launchpad X is a simple as it gets, no drivers to install, just plug and perform.

    Sound Collective
    When you register your Launchpad X, you'll automatically gain access to Sound Collective. Get new free plug-ins every couple of months from some of the biggest names in the business, along with offers, discounts and more.

    Splice Sounds
    Get two months free access to Splice Sounds with Launchpad X, offering millions of high-quality, royalty-free one-shots, loops, and presets, with new releases daily. Take 100 credits per month for sounds, foley, presets, and MIDI files and join millions of artists using Splice to make all kinds of music, Grammy-winning albums, and cinematic scores.

    Enjoy Three Years Of Warranty
    Wherever you happen to be in the world, Novation customers are covered by their warranty. In the event of a manufacturing defect becoming evident during the warranty period, Novation or the local Novation distributor will ensure that the product is repaired or replaced free of charge.

    Included Software
    • Ableton Live Lite – quickly organise and arrange your sounds and start making tracks with this staple electronic-music-making software.
    • Two months Splice Sounds membership - offering millions of high-quality, royalty-free one-shots, loops, and presets, with new releases daily.
    • AAS Session Bundle - Three synths for music makers, providing essential sounds for your tracks.
    • XLN Addictive Keys – Access one of four virtual keyboards when you register your first piece of Novation hardware.
    • Klevgrand R0Verb and DAW Cassette – High quality reverb and tape deck emulation plug-ins, to add some space or take your sound back to the golden age of cassette tapes.
    • Softube Time and Tone bundle – made up of four of Softube's world class plug-ins: reverb, delay, an easy to use mastering tool and distortion.
    • Sound Collective – bringing Novation hardware owners a new free plug-in every couple of months.

    What's in the box
    • Launchpad X
    • USB-C to USB-A Cable

    Technical Specifications

    Product Hardware Specifications
    64 Velocity and Pressure Sensitive Pads
    16 Buttons
    81 RGB LEDs
    USB-C Socket
    Kensington MiniSaver Slot

    Software Compatibility
    Ableton Live 10 Lite is included

    If you already have Ableton Live it must be version 10 or greater to work with Launchpad. We recommend that you update to the latest version as previous versions of Ableton Live do not include the Launchpad integration. Launchpad will also work as a standard MIDI controller.

    Power Requirements
    USB bus powered

    Product Dimensions
    241mm length x 241mm depth x 17.5mm height

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  • Additional Information

    Brand Novation
    Condition New
    Number of keys No
    Specifications No
    Documentation No