Sonnox Fraunhofer Launch Pro-Codec Version 3

New Features Include Meta-Data Editing and Batch Processing
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Available Now, New Features Include Meta-Data Editing And Batch Processing

OXFORD, UK: Fraunhofer IIS, a leading international developer of audio and multimedia technologies, and groundbreaking plug-in designer/manufacturer Sonnox Ltd., have announced the launch of Pro-Codec Version 3. Introduced in 2011 to universal acclaim, the original Pro-Codec set new standards for real-time auditioning and mixing for online distribution. Version 3 represents a significant update to that innovation with the addition of a standalone ‘manager’ application, which facilitates metadata editing and batch processing capabilities, making the task of encoding multiple files substantially more efficient.

The Fraunhofer Pro-Codec is the single most powerful audio encoding plug-in for digital audio workstations. It integrates Fraunhofer’s AAC and mp3 codecs including MPEG Surround and multi-channel AAC formats for surround mixing, and Apple’s iTunes+ codec for mixing directly for the Mastered for iTunes program (Mac version only).

Pro-Codec Version 3 adds 64-bit compatibility and AAX support, as well as supporting existing formats such as RTAS, Audio Units and VST. It is available immediately at a retail price of $495.00 USD (£295.00 GBP)*

Features include:

Supported Codecs:
- mp3, Apple AAC iTunes+ [Mac only], AAC-LC, HE-AAC, and HE-AAC v2
- mp3 Surround, MPEG Surround, AAC-LC multi-channel, HE-AAC multi-channel
•Comprehensive real-time auditioning with glitchless switching
•64-bit compliant (AAX / AU / VST)
•Batch encoding of multiple files
•Metadata editing
•AB auditioning in real time between codecs, or between codec and input signal
•High resolution display
•Compatible with many digital audio workstation applications, such as:
-Pro Tools, Logic, Cubase, Nuendo, Sequoia. (Mac and PC)