"Xara Photo & Graphic Designer: The $89 Photoshop-Killer?"
"If you are considering splashing out about $1,000 on Adobe Creative Suite Standard (Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign bundled) or pretty much any other photo editor, illustrator, or page layout program, try out Xara's Photo & Graphic Designer first. The staggeringly affordable Photo & Graphic Designer is worth your time and the price of a few antacids while you learn. Plus, with $910 change in your pocket, you may never look back." Read the full review
TopTenReviews.com (US) - MAGIX Music Maker
"Overall Rating: 4/4"
"Audio Editing: 4/4"
"Ease of Use: 4/4"
"Pros: It has an extremely easy to use interface with great effects and high quality tools loops"; "The Verdict: This is by far the best audio editing software we tested."
"..well-rounded audio editing software that has easy-to-use tools and applications, considering its large, complex feature set and overall versatility, which makes it an easy pick for the best program in this category.", "..easy-to-use tools that provide a precise, professional audio editing experience.", "The set of tools, features and applications makes embellishing, editing and even creating new tracks from scratch an enjoyable experience that is built to accompany to users familiar with audio editing and production software and those trying for the first time.", "..offering a simplicity and presentation that many audio editing software programs lack.", "..your songs are going to sound better than ever with this program."