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ACID Pro Next 365
Next level creativity

The easy way to enjoy the next generation of DAW music production! Subscribe to ACID Pro Next 365 and get all the power of ACID Pro Next and its bonus content, all for a low monthly fee! Experience audio separation powered by zynaptiq® STEM MAKER – not found in any other DAW! – plus Melodyne essential, the incredible MIDI Playable Chopper remix tool, and all of those extra instruments, effects and ACID loops, from just £15.99 a month.

Stay up to date with the next level of music production.

With a worlds first for any DAW, ACID Pro Next combines cutting edge sampling technology, a fully featured DAW and unique ACIDized loops that lock in time and key with your new compositions. To show you everything that ACID Pro Next has to offer, we sat down together with producer Iain Duncan in our studio.

In short:
Features of ACID Pro Next

A worlds first for any DAW: audio separation

Audio source separation technology allows you to split any song into vocals, beats and music. Add famous vocals to your music or remix your favorite artists with ease!

Play ACID like an instrument

The MIDI Playable Chopper adds incredible performance power to the already unique Chopper. Split loops into individual snippets, play them, jam and perform. Record new audio events as remixes, or play your DAW like it's an instrument!

New since September 2019

New possibilities with ARA2

With its ARA2 (Audio Random Access) interface, ACID Pro Next 365 works seamlessly with other ARA2-enabled plug-ins such as Melodyne. Real-time audio editing can now be achieved so you get a much improved and efficient workflow.

New since September 2019

Melodyne essential

Thanks to the new ARA2 interface extension and Melodyne Essential – which is now integral to ACID Pro 365 – you now have access to unprecedented music production tools. Incredible pitch- and time-editing features allow you to edit your audio with greater speed and efficiency. You get direct access to note information, allowing you to change all important parameters in real time or split files into individual components, all the time with high-quality and professional results.

More compatibility

More compatibility

The new 32-bit VST bridge allows you to load in older plug-ins and run them in the new, sleek 64-bit ACID environment.

Metering Tools

Metering Tools

Professional mastering features include the all-new Loudness-Metering tool that lets you analyse your audio files with extraordinary precision.

Exclusive to ACID Pro Next 365

More instruments

More instruments

Exclusive to ACID Pro Next 365! Two bonus instruments: Cinematic Soundscapes and Vita World Percussion.

More effects

More effects

ACID Pro Next 365 features the fantastic Analogue Modelling Suite that delivers superior effects modeled on a classic compressor, transient designer, tape simulator and tube amplifier.

ACID Pro 365 FAQ:

Can I use the software offline?

Yes, the software can be used offline for the duration of your subscription. An internet connection is only required to check for new software updates as well as to validate the program once a month (required monthly for the duration of your subscription). After your subscription expires, you can renew online in just a few easy steps.

What happens to my projects?

Even if you end or suspend your subscription, your projects are yours to keep forever. That means if you need to work on your project after your subscription has expired, you can renew your subscription and open the project again to continue editing. You will also be able to open the project created in ACID Pro 365 in your perpetual version as long as your perpetual version is equal to or later than the version it was created in (for example, if you created the project in ACID Pro 365 version 8, then you can open it with regular ACID Pro version 8 or later).

Will the plug-ins also stay up to date?

All plug-ins will be available during the duration of the subscription. With every new version of ACID Pro, the latest version of the plug-ins are included.

How do update installs work?

You will be alerted when an update is available. Updates are not automatic so you are free to choose when to install the update.

Will I lose any version of ACID Pro I already have installed?

No. You can use other installed versions in parallel with ACID Pro 365.

What happens when I switch from the subscription to the perpetual version?

If you end or pause your subscription to ACID Pro 365 and switch to a perpetual version, your projects are yours to keep whatever you decide to do next. You will be able to open projects created in ACID Pro 365 in a perpetual version as long as it is equal to or later than the version it was created in (for example, if you created the project in ACID Pro 365 you will be able to open it in a regular ACID Pro version 8 or later).

Highlights of ACID Pro Next 365

  • Innovative music production for all levels of producer
  • Sophisticated features, professional results
  • The first DAW with integrated audio separation technology: zynaptiq® STEM MAKER
  • NEW! MIDI Playable Chopper performance tool
  • NEW! Melodyne essential and 32-bit bridge technologies
  • NEW! Massive bundle of ACID loops for a variety of genres
  • NEW! Exclusive instruments and effects worth $1,900
ACID Pro Next 365
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Subscription and cancellation conditions: ACID Pro Next 365 will be available immediately after payment and activation. The charge for the minimum term is payable as a single sum upon conclusion of the contract. The minimum term begins on the date of purchase. If you cancel your order within 14 days, you will receive a complete refund. The contractual period of ACID Pro Next 365 will be automatically extended by 12 months at a time until you cancel the agreement. You will be informed well in advance if the extension rate or taxes included change. A cancellation is possible up to 1 month before the end of the contract period. To cancel the contract, please send an email stating your customer number to: infoservice@magix.net

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Subscribe to ACID Pro Next 365 and get all the power of ACID Pro Next. With a worlds first for any DAW, it combines cutting edge sampling technology, a fully featured DAW and unique ACIDized loops.

Valid until September 25, 2019
  • Offer: First 12 months for the price of 8

Don't take our word for it.
Artists on ACID Pro.

Theo Green

"ACID Pro was my creative weapon of choice for Blade Runner 2049, and in 2018 I received an Oscar nomination for my work on the film."

Theo Green
Oscar nominated Sound Designer and Film Composer

References
Blade Runner 2049 (Oscar nominated for Best Sound Editing), The Gambler, House at the End of the Street

DJ Pain 1

"I'm addicted to the quick workflow, one-key instant pitch shifting and its surgical slicing abilities."

DJ Pain 1
Producer and DJ

References
50 Cent, Public Enemy, Ludacris, Jeezy, Tech N9ne, 2Chainz

Go to the tutorials

Sutardy Brothers

"The ability to control individual samples in such a dynamic and fluid way has always stood out against other DAW platforms and continues to do so to this day."

Sutardy Brothers
Producers and Filmmakers

References
Intel, ASUS, Lenovo, beats by dr.dre

Ted Perlman

"Using ACID makes me feel like a master chef setting up all his ingredients for an incredible meal."

Ted Perlman
Grammy rewarded Producer, Songwriter, Musician and Arranger

References
Burt Bacharach (At This Time; Grammy Winner), Dr. Dre, Bob Dylan, Elton John, Whitney Houston, Diana Ross | NBC, CBS, FOX | Jingles for McDonald's, Coca Cola and Burger King

Memory

"When I make a beat in ACID, I don’t feel like I’m programming it. I feel like I’m performing it."

Memory
Session Guitarist, Producer and Songwriter

References
50 Cent, Public Enemy, Rick Ross, Ludacris, Kevin Gates, Young Jeezy

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Brother Paul Brown

"Overall the 64-bit sonic quality makes ACID Pro 8 right out of the box a FIVE STAR SMASH HIT!"

Brother Paul Brown
Grammy nominated Producer, Engineer and Keyboardist

References
The Waterboys, Al Green, Bobby Rush (Down in Louisana; Grammy Nominated), Mike Farris, Ann Peebles, Jimi Jamison (Survivor)

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Jason Donnelly (DJ Puzzle)

"ACID makes chopping up and mixing audio seem like magic. It's fast, intuitive, and inspiring."

Jason Donnelly (DJ Puzzle)
DJ, Producer, Composer, Loop Producer and APM music contributor

References
ACID Loop Collection, APM music library | Music in: Tom Clancy's The Division (Ubisoft), Master Of None (Netflix), Parts Unknown (CNN), Comedy Bang Bang (IFC), and Catfish (MTV)

AKADU

"More people should know about this great DAW! I love it!"

AKADU
K-Pop and J-Pop Composer, Producer

References
GOT7, BTOB, UP10TION, Lee Seung Chul

Moist

"I've tried many DAWs, but ACID Pro always works best for me. It's fast, easy to use and have all you want in a DAW."

Moist
Producer, Remixer & Art Director

References
Pet Shop Boys (Remix; Vocal), Imogen Heap (Remix; Run-Time), Erasure (Remix; Sacred, I Lose Myself)

Manni Sandhu

"There's a certain magic that can be created with it that can't be done anywhere else. It's ease of use, loop handling, and simple workflow sets it apart in the industry."

Manni Sandhu
Producer and Composer

References
Akhil, Bakshi Billa, Gabbar Laddu, Lehmber Hussainpuri

The Hi-Yahs

"The new ACID Pro 8 follows suit plus with its new 64-Bit processing everything is much faster and has cut my production time almost in half!!"

The Hi-Yahs
Producer, Composer, Audio Engineer and DJ

References
Waka Flocka, Lil Jon (Remix; Bend Ova feat. Tyga), Gorilla Zoe | Music for: Taco Bell, Lexus and MGM Resorts

Curtis Atchison

"More than 20 years later, I’ve yet to find another program that has the same power and versatility as ACID Pro."

Curtis Atchison
Producer, DJ and Remixer

References
Lenny Kravitz (Remix; Low), Enrique Iglesias (Remix; El Baño), Viacom library (Jersey Shore, MTV Show)

Boddhi Satva

"I've been using ACID for over a decade and ACID Pro 8 is signaling a new era for this amazing production tool."

Boddhi Satva
Producer and DJ

References
DJ Arafat, Davido, DJ Satelite | AFRIMMA Award nominated | Coined by BBC as father of Ancestral Soul

Bjorn Akesson

"I've been using ACID for over a decade and ACID Pro 8 is signaling a new era for this amazing production tool."

Bjorn Akesson
Trance Producer and DJ

References
Aly & Fila, Sied van Riel, Sean Tyas, Betsie Larkin, Dennis Sheperd

John Walden

"For me, it is simply a brilliant way to make music with loops. Efficient, creative and also fun to use."

John Walden
Musician, Composer and Music Technology Journalist

References
Journalist for Sound on Sound magazine | Library Music Producer for Focus Music, Mode Production Music, Hollywood Trax

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Mac Melto

"It's impressive how a DAW this powerful feels so lightweight. Complex projects open and close nearly instant and the new UI is snappy and responsive."

Mac Melto
Producer and Composer

References
Sony/ATV, Viacom (The Challenge, MTV Show), Viacom (Basketball Wives; VH1 Show)

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Talal Qureshi

"Every day I discover something new in this software which helps me concentrate my love for music."

Talal Qureshi
Producer, Singer and Songwriter

References
Diplo, Bun B, Elliphant

Zacchino

"You won't open the user manual once because it just makes sense, which is why it truly deserves to be called The Creative DAW."

Zacchino
Producer and Composer

References
Justin Timberlake (Remix, Filthy), Basement Jaxx (Remix, Scars) | Night At The Museum, Real Like A Dream | Victoria Secret, EA Sports NBA 2012

What the press has to say

Ask.Audio (US) - 13/06/2019

Ask.Audio (US) - 13/06/2019

"Solid and well-featured DAW for Windows. Strong emphasis on slicing, stretching and remixing tools. Stem Maker is a clever and genuinely useful tool for separating audio. Excellent bundled content."

ACID Pro Next 365