Ableton Releases Live 6 LE
Ableton has released Live 6 LE, the “little brother of Live 6” and a great way to experience the Live concept at an economical price point.
â€¢ Studio-quality recording up to 32-bit/192 kHz
â€¢ Sixty-four audio tracks and unlimited MIDI tracks per project
â€¢ Powerful and creative MIDI sequencing for software instruments
â€¢ More than twenty built-in audio effects, including a host of creative delays, filters, distortions, studio compressors and EQs
â€¢ Includes two software instrumentsâ€”Simpler for creative sample-based synthesis, and Impulse for dynamic, sampled drums
â€¢ Supports VST and AU effects and instruments
â€¢ Real-time time-stretching and warping of AIFF, WAV, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC and MP3 files for DJing and instant remixing
â€¢ Tweak Live’s controls in real time with any MIDI controllerâ€”just MIDI-map it or choose from a list of popular supported controllers for instant mapping
â€¢ Multicore and multiprocessor support
â€¢ All editing of your musical creations is nondestructive, so you can experiment without worries
â€¢ Single-screen user interface for simple, creativity-focused operation
Live 6 LE Includes:
â€¢ Sampled Instruments: Essential Instruments Collection LE Edition by SONiVOX (boxed version only)
â€¢ Loops and construction kits: Unnatural Selection by Puremagnetik (boxed version only)
â€¢ A wide selection of presets for Live 6 LE’s instruments and effects
â€¢ Extensive built-in step-by-step tutorials
â€¢ Printed reference manual in English, Spanish, French, German or Japanese (boxed version only)
Now here’s the fine print: Live 6 LE is limited to twelve simultaneous built-in audio effects, eight built-in instruments, two AU/VST effects and two AU/VST instruments per project. For a full comparo, check out: Live 6 VS. Live 6 LE.
Live 6 LE is available now as a download for $149 / €129 and boxed for $199 / €169. More information on Ableton Live 6 LE.