Pro Tools is a well-thought-out digital audio workstation used by professionals for recording and editing in film and television post production, music production, film scoring, MIDI sequencing and musical notation.
Pro Tools can be used as a standalone Mac OS X application or work with a wide range of external A/D converters as well as audio cards with onboard DSP.
Take advantage for the wide support for audio and video files
Pro Tools also offers support for 16-bit, 32-bit and 64-bit float audio at sample rates of up to 192kHZ and it can work with WAV, AIFF, AIFC, MP3, WMA, SDII audio files, as well as QuickTime video files. On top of that, Pro Tools features tempo maps, time code, elastic audio, surround sound and automation capabilities.
Thanks to the fully optimized Avid Audio Engine you can fully exploit the processing power of your hardware and work with numerous virtual instruments and effects in order to create richer sounds and more complex mixes.
The streamlined interface helps you focus on your work and deliver high quality audio
The time-stamped automation and offline bounce enable you to speed up your mix or steam deliveries and obtain high-quality results more easier. Furthermore, the dedicate low-latency input and playback buffers help you monitor record inputs on native systems without altering the plug-in performance.
Moreover, the HD version of Pro Tools comes with 17 metering options built directly into the user-oriented interface, a fact that enables you to optimize your mix on the go. You also get gain reduction metering for every channel for improved dynamics.
Playback video without conversion and monitor the picture in real-time
In addition, Pro Tools borrows the Avid Video Engine from Media Composer and, as a result, helps you add and play numerous HD video formats and Avid DNxHD sequences directly from within the timeline without transcoding. As an added value, you can monitor the picture playback using video interfaces from Avid, Blackmagic Design and AJA.
All in all, Pro Tools is fully-featured digital audio workstation that makes it easy for you to record and edit audio for a wide variety of multimedia projects.
- A second-generation USB iLok and an iLok.com account to authorize your Pro Tools trial
LIMITATIONS IN THE UNREGISTERED VERSION
- 30 days trial
- Dedicated low-latency input and playback buffers
- 17 metering options
- Built-in video engine
- MIDI and notation tools
- Customizable workspace
- Real-time offline bounce