Pro Tools redefines professional music and audio production for today’s workflows. From all-new audio and video engines and turbocharged “64-bit” performance, to expanded metering and new HD video workflows, Pro Tools enables you to take on the most demanding sessions and maximize your creativity—without holding anything back.
Pro Tools | HDX is the new generation of Pro Tools | HD system, providing more power, higher audio quality, and easier ways to record, edit, and mix the most demanding productions. Get more tracks, more headroom, and up to 5x more dedicated DSP power to tackle even the most massive music and post-production projects with the confidence that comes with guaranteed performance.
AVID ‘s HD I/O 16 x 16 analog interface, is a high-performance Pro Tools | HD Series audio interface that’s designed to integrate with Pro Tools | HD systems. The interface features premium A/D and D/A conversion and advanced circuitry, giving you pristine sound quality and clarity and the lowest possible latency.
More power across the board.
The new Apple QUAD Mac Pro, with 32GB RAM and Apple 27” Thunderbolt display delivers with four, 3.75GHz. processing cores and 32GB of memory. Now you can work with even more tracks of virtual instruments, plug-ins, and effects than previously possible. And the ultrafast PCIe-based flash storage loads all those instruments, samples, and loops almost instantly. Connect to next-generation I/O technologies. Six Thunderbolt 2 ports and four USB 3 ports redefine the meaning of expansion. Connect up to 36 best-in-class audio I/O devices from Avid, and with a PCI expansion chassis connected via Thunderbolt, you can work with the DSP and audio I/O PCI Express cards you already have. Apple Magic mouse and Keyboard with keypad are also included.
Precision Pro Audio’s new AV Pro Drive, Model DD944UF1T is equipped with the fastest Oxford 944 chipset for Firewire 800 connectivity. The USB3 interface provides speeds up to 572 MB/Sec.
Building on the concept of the award-winning xMac mini Server PCIe 2.0 expansion system/1U rackmount enclosure for Mac® mini, Sonnet Technology designed a 4U rackmount enclosure exclusively for the new Mac Pro, and integrated the three PCIe 2.0 slots, 20Gbps Thunderbolt 2 technology, and expandability of Echo Express III-R Thunderbolt 2 expansion chassis for PCIe cards. xMac Pro Server is just 16″ deep. The xMac Pro Server securely holds the computer and installed cards, making your Mac Pro fully rack- and road-ready.
Avid Pro Tools HDX DAW.
Disk Percentage Load Test Results with 256 tracks, 24/48kHz, 256 buffer, maximum voice count.
Internal SSD: 9%
External PPA 5.25” SATA, FW800: 40-55%
External PPA 2.5” SATA, FW800: 35%
External PPA 2.5” SATA, USB3: 20%
External PPA 2.5” SSD, FW800: 36%
External PPA 2.5” SSD, USB3: 15%