When it comes to creating music or sound for picture, high quality doesn’t have to come at a high price. Get the same pristine sound of Pro Tools | HDX for less with Pro Tools | HD Native. Instead of dedicated DSP, HD Native harnesses the power of your Mac or PC, so you can take on large, complex sessions. Escape the latency lag of USB and FireWire interfaces. Get the advanced tools and near-sample-accurate lock to timecode you need to keep things in sync and turn around projects faster. And now with new lower pricing and flexible options, you can get the highest performance of any host-based audio workstation for less.
Capture and play back performances in the absolute highest audio fidelity, with complete sound transparency. Simply add your choice of one or more premium Pro Tools | HD series audio interfaces to your core system. Record analog and digital sources in pristine sound clarity with the fully customizable HD I/O. And track, mix, and monitor up to 7.1 surround with the all-in-one HD OMNI.
Looking to upgrade an existing studio? Pro Tools | HD Native is an easy fit. Connect the system into any MADI-enabled broadcast, post-production, or live sound environment with the HD MADI option. And keep your HD Native system and all other digital devices connected to it in perfect sync with SYNC HD.
Pro Tools | Ultimate is the most definitive and comprehensive toolset for music and audio post production. Featuring seamless integration with EUCON-enabled control surfaces, best-in-class interfaces, and game-changing immersive audio workflows with Dolby Atmos, Pro Tools | Ultimate is proven to meet the demands of the world’s most respected content creators in music, film, and television
- Get all of the same features in Pro Tools
- Mix multichannel audio, from stereo to 9.1 surround, to immersive Dolby Atmos
- Edit and mix full-sphere Ambisonics 3D surround sound content
- Build bigger mixes, with up to 768 audio and 64 video tracks
- Get Clip Effects, plus advanced audio editing, video editing, and automation
- Share media, increase productivity, and speed turnarounds with support for Avid NEXIS®
- Build sessions on the fly with Track Presets
- Capture ideas and improvisations post performance with retrospective MIDI recording
- Create music more easily with tons of MIDI enhancements
- Find the right loops, samples, and sound effects fast with Soundbase
- Get inspired and wake up your mixes with a high-quality loop library from Loopmasters
- Try out and share new ideas, with Revision History keeping track of all les and changes for you
- Share tracks and collaborate with anyone, anywhere, with 1 GB of free cloud storage
- Create big mixes, with up to 128 audio tracks
- Compose with virtual instruments and MIDI and Score Editors
- Mix faster and easier with Track Freeze, Commit, and Bounce
- Play HD video in the Pro Tools timeline
- Polish mixes with over 60 AAX virtual instrument and effects plug-ins
- Speed up mixing with industry-trusted automation tools
Create and mix with 50% more voices
Pro Tools | Ultimate now enables you to work with up to 384 simultaneous voices/audio tracks (up from 256) with just the software alone. That’s 50% more voices! Plus, with Pro Tools | Ultimate Voice Packs, you can add 128 more voices per pack-up to 768 total-to support the largest productions. Get more power to work alongside multiple Pro Tools | HDX systems, without being tethered to a studio or stage.
Need more voices? With Pro Tools | Ultimate Voice Packs, you can incrementally add an additional 128 voices per pack natively to Pro Tools | Ultimate to support the largest ensembles and track counts. It also enables easy session portability when working in tandem with an HDX system. Get up to 768 voices-the same as a 3-card HDX system-by adding a maximum of three voice packs, available in the Marketplace.
Simplify Dolby Atmos "in the box" mixing
Reduce session complexity and eliminate tedious delay compensation management when mixing Dolby Atmos in the box. With the latest Dolby Atmos Production Suite and enhanced Core Audio support for Dolby Audio Bridge, you can now send 130 channels from Pro Tools (up from 32) to the Dolby Atmos Renderer, simplifying your mixing and playback workflow.
Deliver multiple mixes in a single file
Accelerate mix delivery between audio post-production teams and organizations with the ability to bounce multiple Pro Tools stems into a single file for easier delivery. Recipients can then open the stems in separate Pro Tools tracks on file import, preserving the mixes.
Mix for Netflix with confidence
Pro Tools | Ultimate is now part of the Netflix Post Technology Alliance. We’ve worked closely with Netflix to ensure that Pro Tools solutions support Netflix’s technical and workflow requirements today, and into the future.
Create your sound
From new virtual instruments, samples, and sounds, to tons of MIDI enhancements and track presets, Pro Tools keeps your creativity flowing. That’s why top artists, musicians, and audio professionals choose it for everything they do. Because when you need to sound your best, nothing delivers like Pro Tools.
Work smarter and faster
When deadlines are looming, Pro Tools offers timesaving tools to streamline your creative workflow. Whether you’re making music or producing soundtracks for picture-on your own or collaboratively with others in the cloud or in the studio-Pro Tools maximizes your efficiency, so you can stay inspired and focused to deliver your best work possible.
Access Pro Tools your way
No matter who you are or what you do, there’s a Pro Tools for you. Get the lowest cost of entry with a subscription. Purchase and own the software outright. Upgrade your sound with a Pro Tools system. Make Pro Tools available across your facility with new network site licensing.
Stay current, stay ahead
Avid strives to make Pro Tools the best creative tool you could ever want. That’s why they release a steady stream of new features and improvements throughout the year to all Pro Tools users with an active subscription or Software Updates + Support Plan (included with new perpetual license purchases). This ensures you always have access to the latest software, plus support whenever you need it.
Bring focus to your session with Folder Tracks
Take command of large sessions by organizing tracks into collapsible folders, enabling you to work more creatively and productively. Without the distraction of seeing numerous tracks and complexity on screen. Arrange, consolidate, and route tracks quickly with drag-and-drop ease. And group folders in folders and color-code them for even easier navigation.
Edit sound to picture with greater precision
Work with 4K/UHD video and beyond, H.264 media, and higher frame rates with new Avid Video Engine improvements that smooth the collaboration between editorial and sound mixing. Not only does this eliminate time-consuming transcoding or conversion, it enables more accurate audio work, so you can edit with confidence and deliver the perfect mix.
Double your MIDI track count
Pro Tools now supports 1,024 MIDI tracks (up from 512), giving you the freedom to create colossal, richly orchestrated pieces. With a larger palette of instruments and articulations at your disposal, you can spend more time creating and less time stressing on setup workarounds or having to forgo certain articulations. It’s ideal for film scoring and ardent sample library users, where MIDI tracks can quickly run up into the hundreds.
Create more fluidly during playback
With the latest version of Pro Tools, you can now interact with and make updates to tracks and timeline selections during playback without interruption. Freely experiment with different effects, presets, loop points, and more as your music plays on, keeping you in your creative groove.
Get easy multiseat licensing
Need Pro Tools for a large post, broadcast, or media education facility? You can purchase a Pro Tools or Pro Tools | Ultimate Multiseat License, which includes the Avid Complete Plugin Bundle-plus HEAT, Pro Tools | MachineControl, and Pro Tools | DigiLink I/O License with all Pro Tools | Ultimate seats. This server-based PACE floating license not only makes administering licenses faster and easier, it reduces licensing complexity and eliminates the need for iLoks across your facility.
Work with unlimited projects
Got a lot more song ideas in your head? You can now create and save as many projects as you want locally on your computer, giving you unlimited creative freedom. You can choose up to any three projects to sync to the cloud for anytime, anywhere access. And cycle through any three projects at a time when you’re ready to work on them-simply select the "Synchronized to Cloud" checkbox of any project to toggle session sync on or off.
Create your sound with UVI Falcon
Give your music that fresh edge you’re looking for with UVI Falcon, an incredible sounding hybrid virtual instrument that offers infinite creative possibilities. Generate sounds fast with drag-and-drop ease. Or roll up your sleeves with a deep set of tools that enable you to create and tweak sounds extensively with abandon. Best of all-it now comes with your active subscription or updates and support plan.