Make beats. Play melodies. Shape sounds naturally through touch. Discover a new way to make music on one incredibly powerful surface. It’s all in the palm of your hand.
On one dynamic surface you can play beats, basslines, chords, and melodies — and tie them all together to make a song.
Lightpad Block comes with a universe of sounds from funky synths to string sections to drums. They’re all custom-made for 5D Touch. Expand your collection by purchasing soundpacks from cutting-edge sound designers and renowned artists. Listen to demos of all soundpacks below.
Enter the sonic universe of Grimes, the singer-producer who’s redefined the boundaries between independent music and pop with albums like Art Angels. Explore Grimes' crazy modulated synths and original drums. From the delicate Ocarina of Thyme to the obliterating Subhumans, this soundpack is for adventurous producers who want to add exciting new sounds to their palette.
Available for download in the NOISE app now
Every Lightpad Block comes with four high-powered music production programs. There’s something for everyone — from beginners to pros.
Start making music with NOISE, an app that includes 100+ sounds. It works wirelessly with Lightpad Block, so you can play anywhere you have a connected device.
Browse 200+ free sounds on a desktop sound player based on Equator, ROLI’s flagship soft synth and sound engine.
Turn the Lightpad Block into a portable controller for Ableton Live, the renowned digital audio workstation (DAW). Through a customized integration you can play instruments and create tracks within Ableton Live — on the surface of one or multiple Lightpad Blocks. Coming soon!
A desktop sound player version of the acclaimed polysynth from FXpansion with 50 presets and 3 macros to play with.
A cutting-edge digital audio workstation from Tracktion. Waveform seamlessly integrates the Seaboard's multidimensional expression data and helps you visualise and edit your projects with a range of features that are approachable to learners while also powerful for professionals.
Control music software programs outside of NOISE. Lightpad Block becomes a versatile controller for Ableton Live, Logic Pro X, and other plug-ins and programs.
Push the limits of musical creativity with Max MSP, an open-ended environment for plug-in development. Three-month trial license with every Lightpad Block.
Width: 94mm (3.7 inches).
Height: 20mm (0.78 inches).
Depth: 94mm (3.7 inches).
Weight: 250g (0.55 pounds).
USB-C port (MIDI out and power).
Full MIDI compatibility over USB and Bluetooth LE.
8 DNA connectors.
4 hour battery life.
2 hour charge time.
15 meter Bluetooth range.
iPhone 6, 6 Plus or newer. iPad air or newer. iOS 9.0 or above. Mac OSX 10.10+ / Windows 10.
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