SOUND FORGE Pro:
All new features at a glance

 

New in SOUND FORGE Pro 16

Your productivity has top priority in the new SOUND FORGE Pro 16 – MAGIX has developed a new dynamic workflow to help you get the most out of your productions. Experience the new dynamicEQ with oversampling, increased compatibility with VST plug-ins, and the latest version of Celemony Melodyne essential. Record, edit & master more efficiently than ever before with SOUND FORGE Pro 16.

dynamicEQ now featuring oversampling
New since June 2022

dynamicEQ now featuring oversampling
Easily shape your own, completely unique sound
with dynamicEQ

Thanks to dynamicEQ, mixing is now easier and more precise – apply frequency processing exactly where it will enhance your audio. Dynamically boost, attenuate, and shape sounds throughout your project with the maximum precision and level control. The multiple options for EQ band configuration enable more extensive editing options, which allows for surgical precision in your audio tracks. The new oversampling feature significantly reduces aliasing effects in signals and allows you to mix with virtually no noise.

Exclusively in the Suite

Improved compatibility with VST plug-ins
New since June 2022

Improved compatibility with VST plug-ins
Design sound to realize your creative vision

The VST and ARA plug-in engine has been completely reworked and made state of the art. In addition to increased compatibility, the time required for scanning plug-ins has been significantly reduced. Simply connect your audio plug-ins via VST to the existing studio setup and make the most of your music.

Celemony Melodyne version 5.3
New since December 2022

Celemony Melodyne essential version 5.3
Discover the legendary tool
for precise audio correction

Melodyne provides you with unparalleled access to all the musical details in your recordings and samples - note by note.

This is made possible by sophisticated analysis that deeply examines your recordings and samples to identify and understand the musical relationships within them: The individual notes and their properties, the scales and chords used, timing, tempo, and sound. And then, all of it can be edited intuitively with Melodyne.

Reworked Loudness visualization
 

Reworked Loudness visualization
Achieve improved workflows using
Loudness visualization

The new Loudness visualization displays the loudness of your audio files in a continuous graph in relation to the timeline and as numerical values. 

Enjoy support for EBU R 128 and ITU-R BS.1770-4 formats thanks to true-peak analysis in dbTP that can be configured using simple presets, all of which is displayed with intuitive color coding to simplify your workflow.

Optimized multichannel workflow

Optimized multichannel workflow
Featuring improved support
for multichannel audio files

Enjoy significant enhancements to support for multichannel audio files. SOUND FORGE allows you to create, load, and save files with any configuration. 

This provides feedback the selected setup all the time and lets you benefit from the ability to import, convert, and export different formats containing up to 32 channels.

Expanded Plug-in manager

Expanded Plug-in manager
Enhanced organization thanks to
the expanded Plug-in manager

In the redesigned Plug-in manager, all your plug-ins are arranged in clear categories and sorted by manufacturer and type. 

Thanks to the new filter options and the integrated search field, you can access the desired plug-ins quickly and conveniently – simply enter a search, apply the right effect, and mark your favorites for future projects.

New resampling engine

New resampling engine
Achieve the highest quality
with the best resampling engine

Thanks to the powerful internal resampling engine, you can work with any sample rate in your project without prior conversion. The program is fast, supports more formats, and provides optimal output quality. The customizable engine ensures that you always output the highest quality and achieve maximum results from your media in real time without prior conversion.

Remote Recording
Keep better track of the recording process
with the remote recording

The sleek, floating window provides maximum ease of use for recording control – place it anywhere in any running application & keep all essential recording options at your fingertips. This means you can keep your voiceover texts for podcasts in the desired position and start recording right away.

Highlights

  • NEW! dynamicEQ now featuring oversampling
    (exclusively in the Suite version)
  • NEW! Improved compatibility with VST plug-ins
  • NEW! Melodyne essential version 5.3 (available exclusively in the Suite)
  • NEW! Reworked Loudness visualization
  • NEW! Optimized multichannel workflow
  • NEW! Expanded Plug-in manager
  • NEW! New resampling engine
  • Mastering and restoration with iZotope plug-ins:
    Ozone 10 Elements & RX 10 Elements
  • 32-channel audio recording, editing, and processing
  • VST Engine & ARA2 support
  • Record at up to 64-bit/768 kHz
  • Numerous audio effects and plug-ins for sound design, mixing & mastering
  • zplane élastiquePro v3 Timestretch
SOUND FORGE Pro 16
SOUND FORGE Pro 16
SOUND FORGE Pro 16
SOUND FORGE Pro 16 The standard for recording, audio editing & mastering
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SOUND FORGE Pro 16 The standard for recording, audio editing & mastering
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€149.00 Regularly €399.00
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  • NEW! Improved compatibility with VST plug-ins
  • NEW! Loudness visualization
  • NEW! Optimized multichannel workflow
  • NEW! Expanded Plug-in manager
  • NEW! Resampling engine
Available until 12 February 2023
€99.00 Regularly €399.00

Here you can upgrade to the latest version for a special price. Have your account registration information or the serial number for your software ready.

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  • NEW! Improved compatibility with VST plug-ins
  • NEW! Loudness visualization
  • NEW! Optimized multichannel workflow
  • NEW! Expanded Plug-in manager
  • NEW! Resampling engine
Available until 12 February 2023
SOUND FORGE Pro 16 Suite
SOUND FORGE Pro 16 Suite
SOUND FORGE Pro 16 Suite
SOUND FORGE Pro 16 Suite The standard for recording, audio editing & mastering
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SOUND FORGE Pro 16 Suite The standard for recording, audio editing & mastering
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All features included in SOUND FORGE Pro 16, plus:

  • NEW! dynamicEQ
    now featuring oversampling
  • NEW! Melodyne essential
    version 5.2
  • wizardFX Modern Reverb
  • Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro 9
  • essentialFX Suite
    (11 high-quality effect plug-ins)
  • Analogue Modelling Suite
    (4 mastering plug-ins)
  • Vintage Effects Suite
    (3 vintage effects)
  • VariVerb II
    (versatile reverb plug-in)
  • Vandal (virtual guitar &
    bass amps)
Available until 12 February 2023
€129.00 Regularly €599.00

Here you can upgrade to the latest version for a special price. Have your account registration information or the serial number for your software ready.

Download (shipping free)

All features included in SOUND FORGE Pro 16, plus:

  • NEW! dynamicEQ
    now featuring oversampling
  • NEW! Melodyne essential
    version 5.2
  • wizardFX Modern Reverb
  • Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro 9
  • essentialFX Suite
    (11 high-quality effect plug-ins)
  • Analogue Modelling Suite
    (4 mastering plug-ins)
  • Vintage Effects Suite
    (3 vintage effects)
  • VariVerb II
    (versatile reverb plug-in)
  • Vandal (virtual guitar &
    bass amps)
Available until 12 February 2023
SOUND FORGE Pro 365
SOUND FORGE Pro 365
SOUND FORGE Pro 365
SOUND FORGE Pro 365 SOUND FORGE Pro 12 month subscription
SOUND FORGE Pro 365 SOUND FORGE Pro 12 month subscription
SOUND FORGE Pro 365 SOUND FORGE Pro 1 month subscription
€14.99/month

Subscription and cancellation conditions: SOUND FORGE Pro 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. The contractual period of SOUND FORGE Pro 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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  • NEW! Improved compatibility with VST plug-ins
  • NEW! Loudness visualization
  • NEW! Optimized multichannel workflow
  • NEW! Expanded Plug-in manager
  • NEW! Resampling engine
€14.99/month

Subscription and cancellation conditions: SOUND FORGE Pro 365 will be available immediately after payment and activation. The charge for the duration of the minimum term is payable monthly upon conclusion of the contract. The minimum term begins on the date of purchase. The contractual period of SOUND FORGE Pro 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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  • NEW! Improved compatibility with VST plug-ins
  • NEW! Loudness visualization
  • NEW! Optimized multichannel workflow
  • NEW! Expanded Plug-in manager
  • NEW! Resampling engine
€27.99/month

Subscription and cancellation conditions: SOUND FORGE Pro 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. The contractual period of SOUND FORGE Pro 365 will be automatically extended by one month 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 day 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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  • NEW! Improved compatibility with VST plug-ins
  • NEW! Loudness visualization
  • NEW! Optimized multichannel workflow
  • NEW! Expanded Plug-in manager
  • NEW! Resampling engine
SOUND FORGE Pro Suite 365
SOUND FORGE Pro Suite 365
SOUND FORGE Pro Suite 365 SOUND FORGE Pro Suite 12 month subscription
SOUND FORGE Pro Suite 365 SOUND FORGE Pro Suite 12 month subscription
€19.99/month

Subscription and cancellation conditions: SOUND FORGE Pro Suite 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. The contractual period of SOUND FORGE Pro Suite 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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All features included in SOUND FORGE Pro 16, plus:

  • NEW! dynamicEQ
    now featuring oversampling
  • NEW! Melodyne essential
    version 5.2
  • wizardFX Modern Reverb
  • Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro 9
  • essentialFX Suite
    (11 high-quality effect plug-ins)
  • Analogue Modelling Suite
    (4 mastering plug-ins)
  • Vintage Effects Suite
    (3 vintage effects)
  • VariVerb II
    (versatile reverb plug-in)
  • Vandal (virtual guitar &
    bass amps)
€19.99/month

Subscription and cancellation conditions: SOUND FORGE Pro Suite 365 will be available immediately after payment and activation. The charge for the duration of the minimum term is payable monthly upon conclusion of the contract. The minimum term begins on the date of purchase. The contractual period of SOUND FORGE Pro Suite 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

Download (shipping free)

All features included in SOUND FORGE Pro 16, plus:

  • NEW! dynamicEQ
    now featuring oversampling
  • NEW! Melodyne essential
    version 5.2
  • wizardFX Modern Reverb
  • Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro 9
  • essentialFX Suite
    (11 high-quality effect plug-ins)
  • Analogue Modelling Suite
    (4 mastering plug-ins)
  • Vintage Effects Suite
    (3 vintage effects)
  • VariVerb II
    (versatile reverb plug-in)
  • Vandal (virtual guitar &
    bass amps)
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FAQs

What is SOUND FORGE?
 

SOUND FORGE is a digital audio editing suite by MAGIX aimed at both professional and semi-professional users. It has been the audio editing standard software for artists, producers and sound mastering engineers for over 20 years. The SOUND FORGE family includes SOUND FORGE Audio Studio, Audio Cleaning Lab, as well as SOUND FORGE Pro and SOUND FORGE Pro Suite.

What is SOUND FORGE
Audio Studio?

SOUND FORGE Audio Studio is a digital audio editing all-rounder. It's the perfect software for recording podcasts or audio books in high quality, cutting and editing audio files with professional restoration and mastering tools, and modifying them with a wide range of effects.

What is SOUND FORGE Pro?
 

SOUND FORGE Pro is audio software for professional users. An extensive range of professional functions makes it the most popular software among producers and sound engineers worldwide.

What is SOUND FORGE Pro Suite?
 

SOUND FORGE Pro Suite is a professional software package for recording, editing, sound design and mastering. The suite sets new standards for audio and contains a wide range of sophisticated plug-ins, such as the brand-new Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro 8 and Melodyne essential.

What is SOUND FORGE
Cleaning Lab?

SOUND FORGE Cleaning Lab is an all-around tool for cleaning, digitizing and restoring audio recordings. It features modern workflows, innovative effect presets and powerful cleaning and mastering plug-ins from iZotope.

Are there free trial versions of
SOUND FORGE available?

Yes, free 30-day trial versions of SOUND FORGE family products are available. Just go to the free-download section and get started.

Is SOUND FORGE Audio Studio
a 32 bit software?

You need a 32- or 64-bit version of one of the following operating systems: Windows 11 | Windows 10. Further information on the system requirements can be found under technical specifications.

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