16th January 2004
GigaStudio 3 adds a list of new features designed to make music production easier while producing the most authentic sampled instruments ever created.
- Unlimited Polyphony – in GigaStudio 3 Orchestra, dependant on hard drive speed. 160 voice polyphony in GS3 Ensemble, 96 voices in GS3 Solo.
- VST Plug-In support – use your favorite effects in GigaStudio.
- Rewire support – GigaStudio now provides virtual MIDI and audio connections between a sequencer and GS3.
- 24-bit sample support – a new dimension of detail, without affecting polyphony.
- 96kHz sample support – load 24-bit/96kHz instruments for stunning realism.
- Expanded mixer – now supports 128 channels and 32 fader groups.
- Quick Edit – by popular demand, edit real time parameters on the fly.
- New User Interface look and feel – a modern overhaul to the look of GigaStudio for improved workflow and usability.
- Intelligent MIDI – Legato, Alternation, Random modes and more.
- Sample Recording – Now the premier sample player can record samples, not just play them back. New GSIF 2.0-compatible soundcards now support input as well as output for recording or processing directly into GigaStudio.
- Kernel-level MIDI – Tascam's new MIDI input technology virtually eliminates latency and reduces jitter on the incoming MIDI data.
- Convolution Surround placement –using a native version of GigaPulse with extra channels for surround.
- GigaPulse – This processor models the resonance of a space, microphone or instrument body for the most realistic sampled instruments ever. A playback-only version, GigaPulse SP, is included with Orchestra, Ensemble and Solo. GigaPulse Pro is included with GigaStudio 3 Orchestra, and offers the ability to create your own reverb impulses and add them to instruments.
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