It lacks the advanced effects processors, surround support and comprehensive audio CD-authoring facilities of the full version, but includes the same core editing tools that make it invaluable for sound design for video and music production. However, now that budget audio- and video-editing software can record at high sample rates and bit depths, Audio Studio 8's limitation to bit, 48kHz files was a drawback. As such, we're glad to see that version 9 supports bit, 96kHz audio. Audio Studio 9 has also inherited the full version's ability to move sections of audio by drag and drop, plus its scrubbing tool for up to four-speed playback. The new Disc-at-Once CD burning option is perfect for creating audio CDs where start ID markers are required in the middle of uninterrupted streams of music.
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