The Novation Impulse range sets a new standard in keyboard controllers – bringing full DAW/Plug-in controls and Automap technology to a new affordable price point. They offer precision keyboards along with a DAW/plug-in control surface powered by Automap 4 – the brand new revision of Novation’s Automap control software.
The range comes in 25 49 and 61 key models and are USB powered. Impulse has 8 encoders 9 faders 9 assignable buttons and full transport control (The Novation Impulse 25 has 1 fader and 1 button). In addition to the large LCD screen Impulse also has 8 drum pads which are back-lit with 3 colour LEDs enabling arpeggio warping beat roll and clip-launch in Ableton Live.
- Precision semi-weighted keyboard with aftertouch (pro feel with high performance scan-rate)
- Professional control surface – full control of your DAW including mixer transport and plug-ins
- Novation’s Automap control software makes it fast and simple to assign knobs faders and buttons to your music software
- Back-lit drum pads allow you to warp arpeggios and improvise with rhythm patterns – they also launch clips in Ableton
- Large LCD screen displays control information
- Hardware design is tough and rugged
- Comes with Ableton Live Lite Novation’s Bass Station synth and a Loopmasters sample pack
- USB powered but can be run on mains power with a simple adapter
- Expression and sustain pedal inputs as well as MIDI in and out ports for connecting external MIDI instruments