Launch your music making
Bright pads make it easier than ever to see your Ableton Live session and launch your sounds. It looks great too; full RGB colors perfectly match your clips and scenes or show Note and Drum modes. Seamless Ableton Live integration means Launchpad Mini brings your session to your fingertips, so you can spend more time launching and less time clicking a mouse.
Nothing holding you back
Now there’s nothing stopping you from making music. With its hands-on controls, tonnes of sounds in the box and a step-by-step interactive platform to get you set up, Novation have gone further than ever to make it easy to get started. Launchpad Mini is the grid controller for any Live performer.
Once you’ve plugged in your Launchpad Mini, you’ll be brought to an interactive onboarding site. Download all the software you want with step-by-step video guides to get you set up with Live and making music in minutes.
Take it everywhere
Good things really do come in small packages. Launchpad Mini is one of the most compact, portable and lightweight MIDI controllers, so you never have to leave it at home. Take it anywhere you go, so you can launch your sounds whenever inspiration hits.
Intuitive Ableton Live integration
Launchpad Mini gives you immediate and tactile access to Live’s performance controls in a way you just can’t get with a mouse. Step back from your computer and see your session and all your sounds on the eight-by-eight grid. Then, control your performance straight from Launchpad Mini with Stop, Solo and Mute controls.
Make it yours
Go deeper and get Launchpad Mini working the way you want. Use Components to customize MIDI mappings, and control almost anything; three custom modes mean you can design how this compact grid controller works for you – you’re only limited by your imagination.
When you register your Launchpad Mini, you’ll automatically gain access to Sound Collective. Get new free plug-ins every few months from some of the biggest names in the business, along with offers, discounts and more.
Ableton Live Lite – quickly organise and arrange your sounds and start making tracks with this staple electronic-music-making software.
AAS Session Bundle – Three synths for music makers, providing staple 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 few months.
- 64 RGB pads – RGB pads give you a perfect reflection of your Ableton Live session, making it easier than ever to see your clips
- Ableton Live Integration – quickly launch your clips and scenes at the press of a button
- Stop, Solo and Mute controls make it easier and more tactile to control your performances, no mouse needed
- Three Custom Modes – Use Components to customise mappings and control anything MIDI easily from Launchpad Mini
- Small, light – Launchpad Mini’s slim, lightweight design means it’ll fit into any setup, anywhere
- Get Started Easily – Use our online East Start tool to get all the software you want, and step-by-step video guides to get you set up with Live and making music in minutes
- 64 Pads
- 16 Buttons
- 81 RGB LEDs
- USB-C Socket
- Kensington MiniSaver Slot
- Ableton Live 10 Lite is included
- If you already have Ableton Live it must be version 10 or greater to work with Launchpad Mini. Update to the latest version as previous versions of Ableton Live do not include the Launchpad Mini integration. Launchpad Mini will also work as a standard MIDI controller.
- USB bus powered, cable included
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