The Novation Impulse 49 is a highly rated keyboard of this generation. It is semi-weighed(11.02lbs) with a total of 49 keys and USB powered. The keyboard is not only first class but also very unique in design. You will get to notice that it is manufactured more like an instrument and not a computer accessory. This gives you the musical feel and you enjoy being part of the music action. In the long run, The Novation Impulse 49 guarantees you better and quality music. With an array of distinctive features, the keyboard offers you musical freedom. You get to know how it feels to be part of producing good music. Do you want to have full control of your music production and beats? This wonderful keyboard gives you absolute control. You get to be in charge. What you need to know is what to plug in and what button to touch.
What to Expect from Novation Impulse 49:
1. World Class Keyboard It is fair to say that the keyboard is first class. The special keys are designed to send a musical expression straight to your Digital audio workstation (DAW). The results are great.
2. Unique Control Keys The multi functional pads allows you to launch clips and beats with instant access to the mixes, plug ins and the DAW transport. With this, you get to enjoy productive and better music.
3. Versatile keyboard The Novation 49 is compatible to work with a majority of DAWs and plug-in instruments such as Ableton, FL Studio, Garage Band and Studio One. Moreover, the keyboard offers you access to third party plug-ins. You get to plug in Native Instruments and Waves.
4. Free Registered XLN Keys The Novation Impulse 49 gives you options in regard to the XLN Addictive Keys. In this case, you have to select from the list below:
a) Mark One- A consumer brand
b) Studio Grand- Steinway Model D option
c) Electric Grand- Yamaha CP-80 link
d) Modern Upright- Yamaha U3 product This particular offer applies to both the new and old customers. In case you want to redeem your license, it is very easy. You need to log into your online Novation account and follow the instructions page. As simple as that and you get to enjoy music at length.
5. Special Additional Features:
a) Special LCD Screen
b) Detailed Plug-in Controls/DAW
e) 8 Backlit Pads
f) Multipurpose Drum Pads
g) 4 Software Controls
These special features not only make the keyboard a beauty but a quality one. With these diverse futures, there is always room for innovation. As a keyboardist, you get utmost power to enjoy the unique features unlike the other keyboards we have out there. The 49 keys become more meaningful once you get used to this keyboard. With an instructional manual provided, you get used to its operation after a while and the experience is worth it. To some extent, you can say that the Keyboard is a serious controller. Its more like a master controller. With such multi functional keys and plug-ins, its working principle is clear-total control. It is the Keyboard of this generation and others to come.