Sunday, October 25, 2015

Novation LAUNCHPAD MINI MK2 pro dj midi pads controller

Novation LAUNCHPAD MINI MK2 pro dj midi pads controller

The Launchpad Mini MK2 is a compact USB pad controller featuring 64, multicolor backlit trigger pads. These pads can be utilized for launch loops, samples and more. It also features 16 mode buttons used to change functionality of the pads to control filters, volume and other parameters. Included are templates that allow for midi mapping of Ableton Live, FL Studio and can be customized to control other DAW's. The Launchpad Mini MK2 is compatible with Mac, PC and iPad. Included in the package is a software suite with Ableton Live Lite, a 1GB collection of production ready samples from Loopmasters,and a software version of Novation's analog synth, Bass Station.
You can also download the free Launchpad app for producing and performing with the Launchpad Mini in tandem with your iPad.
In addition to Mac and Windows compatibility, Launchpad Mini connects directly to your iPad with the Apple Camera Connection Kit (not included) and it's powered by the iPad with no need for batteries or an additional power supply.
It differentiates itself from the MK1 version with updated appearance/style and it's better alignment with current Launch products.

64 (8x8 grid) square multi-colour backlit buttons
8 round multi-colour backlit system buttons (assignable)
8 round multi-colour backlit function buttons (not assignable)
Micro USB socket
Kensington security slot

Software Compatibility
Ableton Live Lite 9 is included. If you already have Ableton Live it must be version 8 or greater to work with Launchpad Mini. It is recommended to update to the latest version as previous versions of Ableton Live do not include the Launchpad Mini integration.

Novation Launchpad app requires:
iOS 6 or greater
iPad 2 or newer
Camera connection kit or lightning to USB camera adapter (not included)

Power Requirements
Fully USB bus powered, including iPad

OS Compatibility
Mac OSX 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, 10.7
Windows 7,8