Live 9 Lite

System requirements
End User License Agreement

Please make sure that you have a Live Lite serial.

What is Ableton Live 9 Lite?

Ableton Live 9 Lite is a customized version of the music making software Ableton Live. Live 9 Lite is packaged with selected products and provides a fresh and easy way to write music, record audio, and produce your own songs.

Plus, Live is a powerful performance tool for the stage – whether playing solo or in a band. Live 9 Lite is not time-limited and you can save and mix-down your work.

All the fundamentals of Ableton Live 9 are included:

  • Fast, intuitive workflow based on unique Session and Arrangement Views
  • Professional-quality audio recording and MIDI sequencing on up to 8 tracks
  • Creative sound design and processing with Impulse and Simpler instruments, as well as Drum, Instrument, and Effect Racks
  • 600 MB of loops and samples
  • Plug-and-play compatibility with many hardware controllers
  • Studio effects including EQ, compression, reverb, delay, chorus, filter and more
  • Unlimited use of included Ableton instruments and effects
  • Unlimited use of your favorite VST and AU instruments and effects

See all the features of Live 9 Lite

Getting Started

Learn Live

Watch our video tutorials to learn how to connect audio and MIDI hardware, record & export your music and much more.

Need more help?

Check out our online help resources including FAQs and the Live 9 manual.

System Requirements

  • Intel® Mac with Mac OS X 10.7 or later, or PC with Windows 7 or Windows 8; multicore processor; 4 GB RAM; 1024x768 display; Broadband internet connection for installation; 3GB free disk space
  • An Ableton account (don’t worry, Live will help you create one after you install Live Lite)
  • A valid Live 9 Lite license