Avid Pro Pro Tools | Ultimate Perpetual License (Retail) comes with a 1-Year Software Updates and Support Plan that ensures access to the latest enhancements, future software updates, ExpertPlus support, the Avid Complete Plug-In Bundle, and Celemony Melodyne essential, as long as the plan is active.
Pro Tools | Ultimate is the go-to audio-production software for songwriters, musicians, producers, and engineers working in the most demanding production environments in the music, film, and TV industry. Found in most professional recording and post-production facilities (as well as project studios), it provides the ultimate toolset to compose, record, edit, and mix audio.
From advanced recording, mixing, editing, and delivery capabilities, surround sound and immersive sound options, easy loop workflows, and groundbreaking cloud collaboration, to first-class effects and advanced automated mixing, Pro Tools | Ultimate makes post production or working with music and soundtracks fast, easy, and efficient—all with pristine 32-bit / 192 kHz audio quality. HDX users can take advantage of Avid's Hybrid Engine DSP-acceleration technology to turbocharge their system and track the largest recording sessions with tons of plug-ins running in real time with near-zero latency.
Pro Tools | Ultimate Perpetual License offers up to 64 non-HDX channels and 192 HDX channels of I/Os, 2048 (mono/stereo) audio tracks, 512 instrument tracks, 1024 MIDI tracks, 64 mono/stereo video tracks, and 55 virtual instruments, effects, and sound-processor plug-ins. It also comes with a 1-year access to 9 virtual instruments including UVI Falcon, EQ and dynamics plug-ins, reverb and delay plug-ins, modulation and effects plug-ins, classic stompbox guitar effects plug-ins, and various utility plug-ins—over 115 plug-ins in total. Automatic delay compensation corrects for delays incurred by plug-ins and mixer routing as well as side chains.
With Pro Tools | Ultimate, you can reshape sounds, fix issues, and edit tracks with extreme flexibility and precision. Apply real-time EQ and dynamics to a single clip or clip group with Clip Effects, trim clips, edit notes, and add fades with the Smart Tool. Change tempo or timing on the fly with Elastic Time. You can even make bad notes sound pitch-perfect with Elastic Pitch. Mix everything from mono and stereo sound, to 5.1/7.1 surround and immersive audio.
The software comes with Avid Cloud Collaboration, enabling multiple collaborators to contribute to the same Pro Tools project remotely. You can work on a song with anyone, anywhere in the world as if you were in the same studio—all you need is an internet connection.
Pro Tools | Ultimate runs on Intel-based Windows and Mac computers as well as on M1-based Mac computers. Choose to authorize the software either via cloud license with iLok Cloud or with a physical iLok 2 / iLok 3 key (available separately).