Software & Plug-ins - PreSonus Studio One 3 Professional raises the bar. Sporting an elegant single-window workspace with robust drag-and-drop functionality and multi-touch support, version...
Software & Plug-ins - PreSonus Studio One 3 Professional raises the bar. Sporting an elegant single-window workspace with robust drag-and-drop functionality and multi-touch support, version 3 of this powerhouse DAW gives you more smart features aimed at making you a total creative beast. These include an on-the-fly Arranger Track with Scratch Pads that lets you freely experiment with musical or sonic ideas. An upgraded Browser that lets you find, preview, and drag and drop tempo-matched backing tracks, samples, effects, instruments, presets, and more. The new Mai Tai analog modeling polysynth with character morph, mod matrix, and zero-feedback filters. We could go on (and we do), so read on to find out what else is new in PreSonus Studio One 3 Professional - and what it can do for your music.PreSonus Studio One 3 Professional at a Glance:Never run out of sounds - or inspirationProduc tion tools for a streamlined workflowSmart interface assists your creativityNever run out of sounds - or inspirationStudio One 3 Professional gives you powerful tools for building killer layered signature sounds, including Multi Instrument and parallel processing, extended FX chains; the PresenceXT sampler with its 15GB sound library and EXS, Kontakt, and Giga support; the Mai Tai analog modeling polysynth; BitCrusher; and Rotor Native Effects. You'll enjoy improved sonics with Elastique 3.0 time stretch and pitch manipulation. Quickly find samples, loops - over 2,000 are included, and presets fast with the musical-search, keyword-driven Browser and integrated online PreSonus Shop.Production tools for a streamlined workflowThere's one thing the DAW-based composers at Sweetwater agree on: you don't want to be held back by your workstation's interface. PreSonus has been listening to its user base, and has incorporated the most-requested features into Studio One 3 Professional. These include a new on-the-fly Arranger Track with Scratch Pads that lets you freely experiment with musical or sonic ideas; NoteFX with Arpeggiator, Chorder, Repeater, and input Filter; and Step Recording for easy beat and track programming. It all adds up to a streamlined workflow that makes creativity more fluid than ever.Smart interface assists your creativityWith Studio One 3 Professional, you get an all-new interface that's optimized for high-resolution displays. It not only looks good, but it also gives you the assistance you need - when you need it - with dynamic, context- sensitive documentation, help, and tool-tips. The interface also includes multi-touch support, definable Macro Controls, Studio One Remote for iPad, Automation Curves, a smart user-definable tools palette; and a re-tooled console for more accurate and intuitive mixing.PreSonus Studio One 3 Professional Features:Elegant single-window work environmentPowerf ul drag-and-drop functionality and multi-touch supportUnlimited audio tracks, MIDI tracks, virtual instruments, buses, and FX channelsPristine sound quality with a critically acclaimed mix engineNew synthesis engine, native 64-bit resolution and support for up to 384kHz audioArranger Track with Scratch PadsBuild unique sounds with Multi Instrument and Extended FX Chains15GB PresenceXT Sampler library (EXS, Kontakt, Giga, SoundFont, and BitWig support)Mai Tai analog modeling polysynth with character morph, mod matrix, and 0-feedback filters Integrated Melodyne Essentials pitch and timing editor (a $99 value)Native Fat Channel plug-in with lowpass filtering gate, compression, EQ, and limiter Note FX (Arpeggiator, Chorder, Repeater, Input Filter) dynamic compositional assistNew Browser lets you easily find, preview, and drag and drop:Tempo-matched backing tracksSamples and effectsInstrument s, presets, and moreIntegrated online PreSonus Shop for easy in-app access to additional pro contentElastique 3.0 real-time pitch and time stretching, resampling, and normalization Mastering suite with automatic mix updating, Redbook CD burning, and digital releaseTrans