Novation Launchpad S Demo

In the latest iOS Update, Sweetwater’s Mitch Gallagher takes an in-depth look at the new¬†Novation¬†Launchpad S control surface for Ableton Live and other programs.

Key features of the new Launchpad S:

  • 64-button music software controller: Launch loops/clips, trigger drums and samples, and control effects and volumes.
  • Brighter, faster and works with more software.
  • Comes with Ableton Live Launchpad Edition.
  • Plug and play with FL Studio and other software: Now including custom software control overlays.
  • Now supports iPad: Launchpad S connects to iPad with the Apple Camera Connection Kit – drivers no longer required.

The Launchpad S is priced at US $169.

via SweetwaterSound

3 thoughts on “Novation Launchpad S Demo

  1. This is promising. The moment Novation enables the loading of your own samples on the Launchpad iOS app is when this takes off. Add sync/MIDI integration with the LaunchKey app combined with the LaunchKey MIDI controller and Launchpad S controller, now THAT’S when Novation can start charging money for their apps.

  2. Hold up, the launchpad is now a hardware controller for your iPad? I thought it was great device to control ableton….

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