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“Very efficient, cutting-edge Windows DAW”
8/10 – MusicTechMag

“Although more in line as an advance on X3, this new flavor of SONAR achieves performance and capabilities that parallel any of its competitors.”
Mix Magazine

“SONAR Platinum maintains its position in the Premier League of digital audio workstations.”
Sound on Sound Magazine

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SONAR Platinum’s dazzling array of tools, plug-in effects, and instruments offers extreme flexibility to professionals who need to handle any kind of recording or mixing project. World-class ProChannel mixer modules, award-winning synths, Cakewalk Drum Replacer, VocalSync vocal alignment, Mix Recall, and much more—combined with the touch enabled Skylight User Interface’s fluid, award-winning workflow—make SONAR Platinum the ideal program to craft your masterpiece.

2017 Season Passes
2017 pass holders enjoy Cakewalk's rolling updates to 12/31/17. After that time you can keep and use SONAR forever. Continued updates will be available via 2018 season passes.

Platinum Feature Highlights:

  • Dota 2 Music Pack Template
  • SONAR Theme Editor
  • Complete Digital Audio Workstation
  • Analog-style ProChannel Strip with 9 modules
  • ProChannel Flyout EQ
  • Cutting-edge VocalSync vocal alignment tool
  • Addictive Drums 2 Producer Bundle
  • Cakewalk Drum Replacer with ARA integration
  • RPG Maker Clip Export compatibility
  • 57 professional mixing and mastering effects
  • 22 virtual instruments including Rapture Session, Rapture 1.2, and Dimension Pro

SONAR Features:

  • Unlimited Simultaneous I/O
  • Unlimited Audio Tracks
  • Unlimited MIDI Tracks
  • Unlimited Sends/Buses
  • Unlimited Patch Points & Aux Tracks
  • 384kHz Maximum Sample Rate
  • 64-Bit Maximum Bit Depth
  • 64-Bit Internal Mix Engine Resolution
  • VST 2.4 32/64-Bit Support
  • VST3 32/64-Bit Support
  • ReWire 32/64-Bit Support
  • Groove Clip Support (follow tempo & Pitch)
  • Windows 7/8/10 support
  • Windows 8/10 Multi-touch support
  • Project Tutorials
  • Mixing and Mastering Templates

Platinum Plugin Suite:

  • Sonitus Compressor
  • Sonitus Delay
  • Sonitus Equalizer
  • Sonitus Gate
  • Sonitus Modulator
  • Sonitus Multiband
  • Sonitus Phase
  • Sonitus Reverb
  • Sonitus Surround
  • Sonitus Surround Compressor
  • Sonitus Wahwah
  • Boost11
  • Channel Tools
  • LP-64 EQ
  • LP-64 Multiband Compressor
  • LP-EQ
  • LP-MB
  • TH3 Cakewalk Edition
  • Analog TrackBox
  • PX-64 Percussion Strip
  • TL-64 Tube Leveler
  • TS-64 Transient Shaper
  • VX-64 Vocal Strip
  • Tone2 Bifilter2
  • AliasFactor
  • Chorus/Flanger
  • Classic Phaser
  • Compressor/Gate
  • HF Exciter
  • Modfilter
  • Para-Q
  • Tempo Delay
  • Analog Chorus CH2S
  • Analog Phaser APH2S
  • BlueVerb DRV-2080
  • Brickwall BW-2S
  • Compressor CP-2S
  • Compressor FA770
  • DeEsser DS-25
  • Equalizer BQ2S
  • Equalizer BX2S
  • Equalizer GEQ12
  • Equalizer PEQ2B
  • Equalizer PEQ5B
  • Equalizer PEQ322
  • Gate Expander GX622
  • Limiter LM2S
  • Oilcan Echo TLE2S
  • Stereo Imager ST2S
  • Tempo Delay 3D
  • Valve Driver ADR2S
  • 8 One Knob StyleDials

Platinum Virtual Synths:

  • A|A|S Ultra Analog Session 2
  • Cyclone
  • Dimension Pro
  • Lounge Lizard SONAR
  • Rapture 1.2.2
  • Rapture Session
  • Roland Groove Synth
  • RXP
  • SFZ Player
  • Square I
  • Sound Center
  • Strum Session 2
  • Studio Instrument Bass
  • Studio Instrument Drums
  • Studio Instruments Electric Piano
  • Studio Instrument Strings
  • Session Drummer 3
  • TruePianos Amber
  • TTS-1 General MIDI Player
  • Z3TA+ Classic (1.5)

Supported Formats:

  • Wave and Broadcast Wave (time stamped)
  • WMA, WAV, W64, ASF
  • FLAC
  • OGG, RF64
  • MP3
  • WAV RIFF, ACID, Rex, Rex2, Rex64
  • AVI, QT, MPEG video import/export
  • Dithering options on export
  • SoundCloud integration
  • MusicXML Export
  • 32/64-Bit VST3 support
  • 32/64-bit VST2, VSTi and DXi support
  • Bit Bridge (allows 32-bit plug-ins in 64-bit mixing environment)
  • PNG Track Icon support

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7/8/10 (32/64-bit)
    • Processor: 2.6GHz Intel or AMD multi-core processor
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 1280x800 (1920 x 1080+ recommended)
    • Sound Card: WDM/KS, WASAPI, or MME compatible device
    • Sound Card: ASIO compatible
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