Available for download, Internet Co Sound it! 8 Pro is an audio editor primarily geared toward audio mastering applications. Though it can record tracks one at a time, providing basic editing functions for this task, it's intended for sequencing, polishing, and exporting polished mixes.
The main window provides two views which give you an overall picture of your sound file and allows you to apply fades, cut and paste, perform edits, and monitor your left and right channels independently. Below the editor window, you’ll see transport controls, a recording-timer feature, and a jog-wheel for fast-forwarding and rewinding at different speeds.
Sound it! 8 Pro ships with many Sonnox processes including their restoration suite, Oxford EQ, reverb, limiter, and F-REX, an effect processor that allows you select a portion of the frequency spectrum/stereo spread and apply volume, panning, compression, and reverb separately to the inside and outside of the selection. A plethora of stock effects are also provided.
DSD is supported up to DSD256, making it an engine able to handle true DSD-editing and export. Linear PCM is also supported up to DXD, and you can create and export DDP files for the mastering house. Batch processing for affecting multiple tracks at once is included as well. Sound it! 8 Pro is compatible with Windows platforms and supports VST plug-ins.
High-resolution PCM (DXD) maximum 768kHz / 32Bit INT and DSD 256 / 128 / 64 formats are supported. You can load, record, edit, process and save these file types.
* You can edit and process DSD converted to PCM then save as DSD.
DSD Native Recording / Playback
You can do DSD Native Recording and Playback without converting to PCM format.
Supported DSD audio formats
DSD64 (2.82MHz/3.07MHz), DSD128 (5.64MHz/6.14MHz), DSD256 (11.28MHz/12.28MHz)
* The audio interface or AD/DA converter, compatible with DSD Native Recording / Playback.
* Proper ASIO driver are needed.
Mastering & Post-Production
Mastering tools, Loudness MeterPro that is utilized in broadcasting, and a professional Limiter by Sonnox are included in Sound it! 8 Pro. Giving you the ability to combine with many other functions will be further effective in cleaning up and mastering your creative works.
* Loudness Meter confirms to Broadcast Standards, EBU R128, and ARIB TR B32.
You can draw automation envelopes of Volume and Pan and adjust them continuously.
Batch Processing is very easy to use when affecting all of the same processing to all files included in the same folder. Available functions in the Batch Processing are Insertion of effects in the MixerPro, Gain control, Normalize, Auto Level, Audio format conversion, fade-in/fade-out, and file format conversion.
You can create DDP files and reflect ISRC and EAN to them. DDP is a format for specifying the content of CD and commonly used for delivery of disc premasters for duplication.
Music CD Burning / Ripping
You can create music CD with adjusting levels and equalization. Also pre-gap time in 10ms (Basic:1s) increments gap-less and crossfade settings between tracks can be configurable.
Sound it! 8 Pro supports CD-TEXT.
* CD-TEXT can be shown by CD-TEXT compatible player.
* For burning music CD with CD-TEXT, CD-TEXT compatible disc drive (RAW+96 or RAW+96(P) compatible) is needed.
Create ACID Files
Easy to create ACID files, specifying a tempo, a beat or a root note name and saving with the WAV (Linear PCM) formats. These files are used in any other DAW softwares compatible with ACID files.