Get Live 10 Lite

Please make sure you have a Live Lite serial. Need help getting started?

Included with a number of apps and hardware products, Live 10 Lite is a lightweight version of Ableton Live 10. It comes with all of Live’s essential workflows, instruments and effects – everything you need to record songs, create hands-on with your controller, take music made in your apps further and so much more.

Watch: What is Live Lite?

Record songs

Both for writing solo or recording a band, Live Lite is fast and flexible software. It has all of Live’s intuitive features and workflows for recording audio and improvising with ideas. And all the instruments, sounds and effects you need are there to start songs, shape your sound and finish off your music.

Learn Live 10: Setting up an audio interface

Produce music hands-on

We create bespoke, intuitive integration for your favorite controllers – so Live’s devices, sounds and creative features are at your fingertips for hands-on production and performance.

Learn Live 10: Setting up MIDI

Take your app ideas further

Take your sketches from music-making apps further in Live Lite. Save your project as a Live Set, then transfer onto your laptop and arrange and mix your songs. Or change your idea’s MIDI parts, slice up the audio, and remix and reinvent your track in any way you want.

Check out the latest Export-enabled applications

Watch how to export as a Live set from iOS

Need help getting started?

1. Make sure you have a Live Lite serial

Live Lite serial numbers are included with various hardware devices and apps – find out more here.

2. Download Live Lite

3. Install and register

Check out this article if you need help with installing Live. Once installed, you need to authorize your Live Lite copy using a valid serial and an Ableton account. You can create an account during the registration process if you don’t have one.

4. Start making music

Check out our online help resources including FAQs, the Live 10 manual, and our Learn Live video series.

System Requirements

PC

  • Windows 7 (SP1), Windows 8 or Windows 10 (64-bit)
  • 64-bit Intel® Core™ or AMD multi-core processor (Intel® Core™ processor or faster recommended)
  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB or more recommended)

Mac

  • OS X 10.11.6 or later
  • Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor (Intel® Core™ i5 processor or faster recommended)
  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB or more recommended)

Note: Live 10 is 64-bit only and is not supported on Linux.