Make creative ideas a reality. Shape your sound.
Samplitude Pro X is music production software for audio professionals that fulfils the highest demands in quality for each and every audio production, from first take to final master.
Samplitude Pro X provides recording and mixing engineers with practical functions that revolutionize the standard DAW workflow. Edit in real time, during recording. Apply effects in a custom manner to individual clips. Visualize volume, frequency and phase information for selected tracks. Discover custom interfaces and automations that will redefine the efficiency of your very own workflow!
Functions that make all the difference
Edit even the smallest segments in large projects more efficiently. The Object editor gives you control over your own plug-ins, sends and automations for each clip.
Start a recording – and start editing too, without waiting around. You can now cut, edit and export during the recording process.
Find commonalities in your material. The audio search function marks similar sounds in locations throughout a file.
The new WaveColor function lets you contrast frequencies and map out the sound character of recordings on the visual level.
Keep everything in view: With the program's Visualization tool you can monitor each track for peaks, loudness, frequency or phasing.
The user interface offers you the best options for freely arranging all elements within the docking system. Enjoy rapid access to the essential functions. Create your own workspaces.
Brand new functions
Creating custom workflows for our users has been a particular focus during the development of Samplitude Pro X7. The program now offers a range of new features based on knowledge gained from many years of experience and customer feedback.
Discover new search functions, expanded automations, flexible editors and the right orientation for every step of your project – as the leading DAW for both all-rounders and specialists, Samplitude Pro X7 contains everything needed to achieve perfect sound.
Hybrid power in a single bundle – only in Samplitude Pro X7 Suite. Discover SOUND FORGE Pro 15, the latest Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro 8, two new iZotope Elements and additional powerful instruments.
Impressive new features
New! Support for MIDI VST plug-ins
The new Samplitude Pro X7 now allows you to use MIDI plug-ins. This opens up brand-new possibilities for music production. Make use of the wide variety of MIDI plug-ins available and combine as many plug-ins as you want. In addition, the new plug-in support allows you to freely route MIDI signals.
New! Precise crossfade editing
The crossfade editor has been completely redesigned and now features an impressively efficient and modern design. It provides you with an optimal overview of all essential parameters, which you can access even faster through snapshots. You can also benefit from the new audio object view, which can be edited directly in the editor.
Exclusive in Samplitude Pro X7 Suite
Hybrid power in a single bundle – only in Samplitude Pro X7 Suite.
Discover SOUND FORGE Pro 15, the latest Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro 8, two new iZotope Elements and bonus powerful instruments.
New! SOUND FORGE Pro 15
Comprehensive functions in the areas of editing and mastering make SOUND FORGE Pro 15 the perfect companion software for Samplitude Pro X7 Suite. This powerful audio editor works on a detailed, sample-based level and offers a premium selection of tools for precise modification and for finalizing audio material in stereo and surround.
New! Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro 8 + 9
Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro 8 is one of the most advanced spectral editors available. SpectraLayers Pro transforms sound into a unique visual world of multidimensional audio data. Its concept, based on frequency selection, enables sounds to be extracted, optimized or rearranged in ways previously thought unimaginable. Thanks to ARA2, Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro is now more seamlessly integrated into Samplitude Pro X7.
Version 8 of the program enables automated, artificial intelligence-driven, processes on multiple levels and with its tools and workflows is the ideal add-on to Samplitude Pro X7 Suite.
All Samplitude Pro X7 Suite users will be able to download the forthcoming update to Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro 9 for free upon release.
iZotope RX 8 Elements
iZotope RX Elements includes a stand-alone editor and plug-ins that can be used directly in Samplitude for resolving common issues with recordings such as clipping, humming, clicks and unwanted background noise.
iZotope RX 8 Elements is indispensable when you need a perfect audio production.
iZotope Ozone 9 Elements
iZotope Ozone Elements contains a wide range of presets and macro controls that make the mastering process an absolute pleasure. The Mastering Wizard analyzes your mix and suggests settings that you can preview before applying.
Customize the sound depending on the kind of master you want – from radio play to streaming, you can get results easily and in next to no time.
The colorFX Suite offers a contrasting palette of confident sound coloration and is flexible thanks to filterable and modulable signal routing: Subtle emulators for masters and groups for individual tracks - you decide how to apply your effects.
The ultimate effects bundle with all essential tools for mixing and mastering. This collection includes nine powerful components for sound creation: Five plug-ins for precise dynamic control, three delay effects for creating echo and reverb, plus a rhythm effect for modern production.
47 powerful virtual instruments
Samplitude Pro X7 Suite includes a huge range of modern and classic software instruments that can be used to create professional arrangements and offer whole new creative possibilities. Experience 47 virtual instruments from a variety of countries and eras that are in a class of their own.
Legendary reverb with Convology XT Complete
Enjoy an impressive collection of high-quality impulse responses (2965 files, 4.6 GB) from classic reverb units and other vintage devices. The bandwidth of synths included ranges from guitar amps to tape echoes. Amplitude, wavelength, decay.
Convology XT lets you build upon basic convolution with a wide number of parameters which can otherwise only be used for digitally created reverb – so you're ready for any project.
Included in the latest
version of Samplitude
Now included in Pro X7
- New! Improved export workflow
- New! Use external hardware effects as plug-ins
- New! Support for MIDI VST plug-ins
- New! Improved user friendliness
- New! Precise crossfade editing
- New! Improved design
- iZotope Ozone 9 Elements
- Celemony Melodyne 5 essential
- 21 virtual instruments
Exclusively in the Suite version
- New! Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro 8 plus version 9 upgrade
- New! SOUND FORGE Pro 15, the full version of the legendary editor
- colorFX & coreFX Suite with high-quality essential effects
- iZotope RX 8 Elements for optimal restoration
- iZotope Ozone 9 Elements for perfect masters
- Convology XT Complete
- 47 virtual instruments
- 70 GB Independence Library
This video outlines the essentials in Samplitude to help you get started.
We'll start by using a demo song to give you an overview of the program interface, object-based and track-based audio editing and the mixer.
Then, we'll demonstrate how to create a project, use VSTi instruments and record using Samplitude.
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Bombay Bicycle Club
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Singer, songwriter, musician and film composer
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