Sony Licenses iZotope Audio Repair Technologies for Inclusion In Sound Forge Pro Mac
iZotope Inc., a leading innovator in digital audio signal processing, has licensed a suite of audio repair and restoration tools for the debut of Sound Forge˙ Pro Mac, Sony's Professional Digital Audio Editor. Built on a clean slate for OS X, Sound Forge Pro Mac provides a contemporary application environment that's perfect for recording, editing, processing, and rendering broadcast-quality audio master files."Sony was looking for highly innovative, easy-to use technology to raise the bar," says Alex Westner, Director of Business Development for iZotope, Inc. "We're proud to be a part of the long-awaited release of Sound Forge Pro Mac." Sound Forge Pro Mac includes three algorithms to solve common audio problems: iZotope‚s DeClicker, DeNoiser, and DeClipper. These professional sound repair tools allow quick results directly in the Sound Forge interface. The inclusion of additional iZotope technology in Sound Forge‚s Mac version is a perfect complement to the iZotope Mastering Effects Bundle, found already in Sound Forge Pro for PC since 2007. "These new audio repair plug-ins are versatile, easy-to-use, and work like magic in a wide variety of situations," says Dave Chaimson, vice president of global marketing for Sony Creative Software. "For more than a decade, audio professionals have turned to Sound Forge software for recording and editing, and we‚re pleased to bring iZotope‚s acclaimed tools into the mix."Pricing and AvailabilitySound Forge Pro Mac software, including audio repair algorithms and mastering effects powered by iZotope, is now available worldwide through software stores and online retailers for an MSRP of $299.95 USD. More information on the Sound Forge family of products and the entire line of Sony Creative Software applications can be found at www.sonycreativesoftware.com.