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What's new in SONAR X3

SONAR X3 is our biggest upgrade to date and includes new and exciting core workflow enhancements and features like Color Customization, Comping, VST3 Support, ARA integration, Melodyne Essential, Tape Emulator, our revolutionary QuadCurve EQ Zoom & Analyzer, and much more. Plus we've added new effects and instruments including XLN Audio Addictive Drums, Nomad Factory Blue Tubes FX, Lounge Lizard SONAR, and much more.

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What's Included in SONAR X3

Create music in any style with cutting-edge instruments, effects, and creative tools. Thanks to the award-winning Skylight user interface, SONAR X3 lets you move seamlessly in your production workspace, instantly going from recording to editing to mixing and back again. Produce flawless tracks with the 64-Bit Double Precision audio engine and upload polished mixes directly to YouTube and SoundCloud. Plus, SONAR X3 let's you do it all without limiting the number of tracks and plugins; all while supporting the latest technologies like VST3, multi-touch, and Gobbler cloud save.

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Which version is right for you?

SONAR X3 SONAR X3 Studio SONAR X3 Producer
Unlimited Audio/MIDI/FX/Sends
Award-winning Skylight User Interface
64-bit engine, support for VST3 plug-ins, Multi-touch
Share via Facebook, Twitter, SoundCloud, and YouTube
Integrated Gobbler cloud saving and sharing
Breakthrough comping, Smart Tool, Smart Grid
Step Sequencer, Matrix View, PRV, Staff View, Video
Session Drummer 3 virtual drummer
Overloud TH2 SONAR guitar amp simulator More tones
Award-winning Rapture 1.2.2 & Dimension Pro 1.5 LE Full
Melodyne Essential pitch correction with ARA integration
Vintage FX and Reverb from Nomad Factory
Expandable ProChannel Console Strip
Linear Phase Mastering Plug-ins
Full version of XLN Audio Addictive Drums
ProChannel QuadCurve EQ Zoom and Analyzer
ProChannel Tape and Console Emulator for analog sound
AAS Lounge Lizard SONAR & Strum Acoustic SONAR
Total virtual instruments 12 19 23
Total effects 27 51 57
Total ProChannel modules n/a 2 8
Estimated street price $99 $199 $499
Upgrade price starts at: $49 $99 $149
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