Launchpad for iOS

Launchpad is the original number-one app for making and remixing electronic music. Instantly combine beats, basslines, melodies, vocals and FX loops into new creations. Layer DJ-style effects to chop and change your sound. Record your performance and share it with others.

Download Launchpad free now

Make & Remix Music

Instantly create and remix music. Use the world-famous Launchpad grid to trigger loops and sounds from a huge professional library. Launchpad is always locked to the beat, so you’ll never go out of time.

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Pro Features Collection

Free, easy-to-use DJ-style FX turn every remix into a creative performance. For the adventurous, the Pro Features Collection gets you everyting in one-go. This includes filter, gater, stutter, stopper, flanger and delay, audio import and MIDI sync.

Inspiring Soundpacks. Updated Weekly

Launchpad comes with 8 remix soundpacks to get you started. Hundreds more are available in the store, with new ones added every week.

Pro Features Collection

Get all the cool features in one easy bundle

Works on iPad and iPhone

Designed for Apple iPhone and iPad

Record your Mixes

Capture your performances, then share them easily

Classic Artist Packs by NInja Tune

We've partnered with the Legendary UK Label for exclusive packs

Go Pro with Iconic Hardware

Launchpad hardware is used by the world's top DJs and producers

Works Seamlessly with Others

Sync to other apps, hardware, and export to our Blocs Wave app


    Key Features

  • Make music instantly — Play a multi-colour grid of amazing sounds
  • Perform like a DJ — Easy to play loops and one-shots
  • 8 free soundpacks — Nearly 400 sounds included. Discover hundreds more in the store.
  • Artist remixes — Remix Legendary tracks from UK Record label ‘Ninja Tune’
  • Weekly releases — Professional remix soundpacks released every week
  • DJ-style performance FX — Make your mixes unique with powerful DJ effects
  • Share your music — Instagram, Soundcloud, YouTube, Facebook and more
  • Build new remixes — Craft new and unique remixes from scratch
  • Create your own remixes — Craft your own remix by combining sounds from your library
  • Reuse soundpacks — Launchpad soundpacks appear automatically in Blocs Wave
  • * Enhanced FX iPad only, requires In-App Purchase

    Advanced Features

  • Real-time tempo — Change tempo at any time, with real-time audio stretching
  • Blocs Wave export — Easily send your Blocs Wave projects to Launchpad
  • Audio Import* — Supports Dropbox, AudioShare, AudioCopy and Airdrop
  • Advanced performance FX* — Enhanced Stutter, Autofilter, Gater, Delay, Stopper & Flanger
  • Launchpad hardware — Integrates with Novation’s Launch hardware (iPad only)
  • Ableton Link — Jam in sync with your other apps, devices or Ableton Live
  • MIDI sync output* — Connect Launchpad to external hardware synths and drum machines* (iPad only)
  • Audiobus Support — Use any Audiobus-compatible apps to extend your music-making setup
  • Bluetooth speaker support
  • * In-App Purchase

Technical Stuff

    Supported Apple Devices

  • iPad Pro (9.7",10",12")
  • iPhone XS/XR, X, 8/8+,7/7+, 6/6S+, 6/6S, SE
  • iPad Air 1, 2
  • iPad Mini 2+
  • iPad 5+

    Operating Systems Support

  • iOS 11+