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Lightpad Block M Roli Audio Controller

Lightpad Block M Roli Audio Controller

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Lightpad Block M

Supersounding surface

Make music with a soft illuminated surface that fits in the palm of your hand. Play your rhythms. Create your melodies. Control your sound with just a touch of the super-sensitive surface of the next-generation MIDI controller. The free ROLI PLAY app helps you get started.

Super powerful and easy to transport

  • MIDI pad controller
  • Soft silicone surface that responds to the touch
  • Wireless and portable
  • LED lighting reconfigures the surface for different notes and scales
  • Start practicing with the free iOS apps: ROLI PLAY, for beginners, and the powerful NOISE app.
  • Included desktop software: Equator Player, Cypher2 Player, Strobe2 Player and Tracktion Waveform 8
  • Hundreds of sounds in NOISE and Equator Player
  • Connects to the Seaboard Block and other ROLI BLOCKS

A single surface for all your songs

You can play different rhythms, basslines, chords and melodies on a single dynamic surface, then combine them to create amazing multi-layered songs.

All movements are musical

The Lightpad Block's touch surface lets you shape sounds and make music with the five dimensions of touch (5D Touch). The expression is in your hands so that you can make all your musical ideas come true.

Explore a universe of sounds that never stops growing

The Lightpad M is paired with desktop and mobile sound engines that include hundreds of high-resolution sounds, from strings to percussion. All were specially designed for MIDI Polyphonic Expression (MPE) technology on the unique surface of the Lightpad Block. Explore soundpacks from sound designers and renowned artists like Pharrell, Grimes and RZA.

BLOCKS works with these programs, among others:


  • Logic Pro
  • Garage Band


  • Strobe2
  • Cypher2

Native Instruments

  • Kontakt
  • Massive


  • Studio


  • live

Audio Modeling

  • SWAM

Cycling '74

  • MaxMSP


  • Omnisphere

Technical specifications

Dimensions and weight

Width: 94mm (3.7 inches).
Height: 21.8 mm (0.86 inches).
Depth: 94 mm (3.7 inches).
Weight: 260g (0.57lbs).


Battery for 4 hours.
Charges in 2 hours.


USB-C port (MIDI and power output).
Fully compatible with MIDI over USB and Bluetooth LE.
8 DNA connectors.


Bluetooth range: 15 meters.
Mac OSX and iOS only.


Desktop Requirements

Mac OSX 10.10 or higher.
Windows 7, 8 and 10.
Intel Dual Core i5 2.5 GHz or higher.
4 GB RAM (8 GB recommended).
2 GB of hard drive space.
Internet connection to register and download software.

Requirements for mobile devices and tablets

iPhone 6 or later model.
iPad Air 2 or higher.
iPad Mini 4 or later model.
iPad Pro (9.7, 10.5 and 12.9 inches).
iOS 9.0 or higher.
Google Pixel or Pixel 2 (limited compatibility).

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