Intel PC Windows 10 Home, Pro, and Enterprise 64-bit Editions Windows 10 for Workstations supported on Intel Xeon processor-equipped machines Pro Tools - Intel Core i5 processor Pro Tools | Ultimate - Intel Core i9 or Intel Xeon processor 16GB RAM (32GB or more recommended) Internet connection for installation 15GB disk space for installation PCIe slot for HDX or HD Native card (incl. one power connection on motherboard) USB-port, FireWire-port for ASIO-supported audio device Compatible NVIDIA graphics card (see machine-specific Slot Order & Configuration pages linked below for tested NVIDIA card models)
Intel Mac with macOS 10.13.6, 10.14.6 or 10.15.3 Pro Tools - Intel Core i5 processor Pro Tools | Ultimate - Intel Core i5 (specific models only) or Intel Core i7 processor 16GB RAM (32GB or more recommended) Internet connection for installation 15GB disk space for installation PCIe slot for HDX or HD Native card (incl. one power connection on motherboard), Thunderbolt port for supported PCIe-chassis or HD Native Thunderbolt USB port, FireWire port or Thunderbolt port for CoreAudio-supported audio device
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Avid Pro Tools | Ultimate Features:
Simultaneous voices/tracks (@ 48 kHz/96 kHz/192 kHz): Base software 384/192/96.
Maximum inputs (hardware dependent): 192.
MIDI tracks: 1024.
Instrument tracks: 512.
Auxiliary tracks: 512.
Video tracks: 64.
Included plugins: 115.
Included sounds: 5.4.
Maximum sample rate supported (hardware dependent): 32-bit, 192 kHz.
Industry-standard digital audio workstation (DAW) software for Mac and PC.
Interact with and make updates to tracks and timeline selections during playback without interruption.
Supports Ambisonics full-sphere surround sound — perfect for video game design and VR Audio.
Supports up to 1,024 MIDI tracks — that's double that of earlier versions.
MIDI Input Display shows notes and chords as you play them on a MIDI controller.
MIDI merge enhancements include seamless merging of newly performed and existing MIDI CC automation.
MIDI clips turn red during recording, blurring the distinction between MIDI and audio.
Use the left and right arrow keys to move to the next or previous MIDI note for super-fast MIDI editing.
Name field in the New Track dialog makes naming tracks faster than ever.
Scroll to Track allows you to identify a track by name and scroll to it.
Batch Rename command for Tracks and Clips.
64-bit architecture unlocks serious processing power and massive session handling.
Powerful audio engine provides superior memory management.
Complete Dolby Atmos integration for mixing object-based audio.
Apply nondestructive EQ, filtering, and dynamics processing with clip-based effects.
Use Pro Tools | HDX in any punch mode, and it will calibrate and time-align your stems.
Track Commit and Track Freeze free up system resources during intense sessions.
Improved waveform visualization powers you through big projects.
Layered Editing prevents you from losing overlapped clips while editing.
Real-time fade manipulation for creating quick crossfades.
Send fully overlapped clips to a or existing playlist while editing and/or while recording.
Grid Toggle function makes flipping between Grid and Slip modes easy.
Tandem Trimming enables trimming the start and end of two adjacent clips simultaneously.
Clip Overwrite Indicator alerts you when you move an audio clip so that it fully overlaps a smaller off-screen clip.
Soundbase uses tags to make locating audio files and loops easy.
Faster-than-real-time bounce to disk streamlines your workflow and frees up resources.
Unified Media Engine natively supports multiple HD video formats.
Smooth collaboration with Avid Media Composer and other media-production workflows.
Workspace Browser makes project navigation extremely fast and incredibly simple.
Simple keyboard commands let you quickly disable and enable sends and inserts.
Capture automation while recording audio.
Utilize up to 384 tracks with the software alone (50% more than previous versions) and up to 1,152 voices by adding native voice packs or HDX cards.
Take advantage of over 60 bundled 64-bit plug-in processors, effects, and virtual instruments.
Automatic delay compensation provides tight mixing with minimal phase issues.
Multitrack Beat Detective and Elastic Audio let you correct timing across all your tracks.
Score Editor and MIDI Editor provide comprehensive composing capabilities.
Mix various audio file types and formats in a single session without format conversion.
Create flawless performances using simple track compositing functions.
Clip Gain provides dynamic volume flexibility and increases integration with Media Composer.
Mute and Solo visual indicators and Bus Interrogation provide a clear view of signal flow.
Full support for Artist Series and other EUCON-equipped control surfaces.
Low-latency monitoring with Core Audio and ASIO hardware delivers smoother tracking.
Read/record from flash drives, RAID systems, network-attached drives, and server storage.
Functions such as Export Selected Tracks as Session make collaboration easy.
OMF/AAF/MXF interchange support included.
Export support for MP3 files, iTunes, and SoundCloud also included.
Full time code support with feet and frames rulers and 24-hour timeline support.
Mix in everything from mono to 7.1 surround sound.
Avid Cloud Collaboration and the Avid Marketplace let you connect and collaborate.
1 year of software updates, ExpertPlus Support, Avid's Complete Plug-in Bundle, and MachineControl.