Novation has introduced a free firmware update for the Launchkey mk3 and Launchkey Mini mk3 that adds a new Strum Mode and more.
In addition to Strum Mode, the v1.1 update adds a few user-requested options:
- Pad brightness will now be adjustable for more comfortable visibility in all lighting conditions.
- Launchkey Mini [MK3] owners will now be able to switch pad velocity on or off. Depending on your preference, you’ll have greater control over your playing and be able personalize your user experience –especially helpful for finger drummers who prefer to have a fixed velocity
- Clock output from the MIDI port can now be toggled on or off. This increases flexibility for users when connecting Launchkey Mini [MK3] to other MIDI devices.
- Lastly, the shift, arp and fixed chord buttons can now be latched with double-tap. This enables handed control of shift-modified buttons — perfect for tweaking with one hand while playing with the other, or when simultaneously playing guitar or using a connected synth.
Launchkey Mini mk3 Update:
See the Novation site for details.