Sound Forge ™ Pro provides efficient and reliable work for editors and sound directors, taking full account of all aspects of sound editing and mastering. Whether in the studio or in the field, it is extremely useful software for media professionals who need to create and edit audio files quickly and accurately.
With new precision event-based editing capabilities including integrated disc-at-once CD burners, professional noise reduction and time-stretching of the original timeline, Sound Forge Pro is a complete editing program that contains everything you need for professional sound recording and mastering. , sound design, restoration and CD creation according to the Red Book standard.
64-bit version: allows you to shape audio in an infinite variety of ways. 64-bit architecture harnesses the full power of your computer to meet even the most demanding requirements, leveraging the ability to expand RAM to the extent that your motherboard can support. This will help reduce latency issues when working on large projects.
VST3 Support: The program includes full support for VST3 effects of all high performance plugins.
POW-r Dithering Algorithms: is a set of three dithering algorithms. Each is optimized for simple recordings such as spoken word, recordings with limited dynamic range, such as rock music, and recordings with high dynamic range, such as orchestral music. Just choose the type of noise reduction that adds the least amount of color to the sound.
Support for additional formats (DSD): You can now import and export Direct Stream Digital (DSD) audio files. This allows you to enter the high quality audio market as this format is compatible with equipment such as the Tascam DA-3000 or TEAC UD-501. At 352.8 kHz / 24-bit PCM, the highest possible quality is guaranteed. Record and mix in PCM format and export to DSD format for Super Audio CD (SACD) mastering and high quality archiving.
The supremely ultra-precise SOUND FORGE Pro delivers the best quality audio recording and playback. You can simultaneously record up to 32 channels in high resolution, 64-bit quality and sampling rates up to 384 kHz. Therefore, rest assured that it is the ideal audio processing tool for a wide range of professional tasks: from mastering CDs to processing soundtracks to high-quality video.
For a better user experience, the SOUND FORGE Pro 13 interface is adjustable in four hues. Together with the redesigned icons and docking features, your workflow will take center stage.
NEW! VST Engine
The VST2 / 3 engine in SOUND FORGE Pro has been redeveloped further and is impressive in terms of its enhanced stability and speed when scanning and using plug-ins. In addition, the dialog between VST host and the effect plug-ins is now more efficient – with a faster, more precise workflow as a result.
Gather industry-standard visual feedback with the Peak Meter V2 or deep dive into waveform visualizations with the new oscilloscope.
New mastering effects
SOUND FORGE Pro 13 Suite features brand new delay & mastering effects (2-Point Compressor, Limiter, Expander, Compressor, Gate, VolumeFormer, Delay, Chorus, and Flanger) from the new coreFX Suite.
The new Instant Action window allows for split-second access to commonly used tasks. Get a clearer overview of all essential tools and functions. Areas of the program are clearly divided into Workspace Actions, Effects, Mastering, Export and Import Action, allowing for faster orientation and faster end results.
Windows context menu
Perform basic tasks such as converting or normalizing an audio file by right-clicking directly within the Windows context menu. This is now integrated in the Windows context menu, so you don’t even have to open the program to search for functions.
The new WaveColor
The innovative WaveColor tool enables you to colorize a waveform to make it more visible. Identify unwanted frequencies at a glance. With WaveColor, pitches and sound characteristics in your audio files are assigned different colors and saturation levels to make it easy to see what’s happening in the waveform.
The new spectroscope is powered by the latest FFT technology and offers precise and detailed real-time frequency analysis. It offers active support as part of your audio editing workflow as well as the mastering process.
NEW! ARA2 support
The new ARA2 interface extension allows for more comprehensive information exchange between SOUND FORGE Pro and its plug-ins. Audio data is transferred faster to plug-ins, allowing for more efficient editing in realtime. From simultaneous editing of several tracks to seamless clip borders – ARA2 offers even more editing options.