Novation's Launchpad for iOS Gets Robust Update

The equipment and software giant adds a slew of features to their mobile app.
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Launchpad—the innovative loop-based music software for iPhones & iPads—has been given a sizable facelift with the addition of numerous in-app features. As an intuitive mobile adaptation of their popular MIDI controllers of the same name, the app enables users of all skill levels to intuitively mix, create, and edit tracks. With increased tempo control, dedicated Ableton Link support, and an added ability to sync external hardware, the new updates further cement the app as one of the most competent on the market for mobile devices.

Update features:
-New real-time stretch audio engine - Change tempo while playing
-Ableton Link support - Jam in sync with your other apps, devices or laptop
-New tempo control - Show tempo with inc & dec, tap tempo and reset
-Updated effects - Now adapt intelligently as the tempo changes
-Share more easily - With ‘Open in’ to easily export your recordings
-A free update for all iPhone and iPad users

Other recent updates include:
-MIDI Sync Output - Sync external hardware using MIDI
-AudioShare Support - Import audio from the popular app
-Full view mode - Use both the mixer and pads at the same time
-Over 100 Soundpacks - Now available in the soundpack store
-Ninja Tune x Launchpad - Access to Artist Series Soundpacks
-Various bug updates

Download the revamped app here.