updated 09:05 am EDT, Wed September 29, 2004
Apple debuts Logic Pro 7
Apple today introduced , includes new software instruments such as Sculpture, a component-modeling based synthesizer; UltraBeat, an innovative and powerful drum machine; and new plug-ins including Guitar Amp Pro, a full-featured guitar amplifier simulator. Along with over 100 workflow enhancements, new mastering plug-ins and support for Apple Loops, Logic Pro 7 debuts distributed audio processing, a new technology for leveraging virtually unlimited number of Macs to expand available Digital Signal Processing (DSP) power. Logic Express 7 ($300), due in October, is a streamlined version of Logic, providing a basic set of professional tools for students, educators and advanced hobbyists. Upgrades to Logic Pro 7 are $300.