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== General Information ==
  
*[http://www.pgmusic.com/powertracks.htm Powertracks] -------- good cheap audio mixer and synth. '''$49'''
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For information on using Audio with Unity, refer to the official documentation here. [http://unity3d.com/Documentation/Manual/Audio%20Files.html http://unity3d.com/Documentation/Manual/Audio%20Files.html]<br>
*[http://www.pgmusic.com/products_bb.htm Band-in-the-box] -------- Creates "styles and music" '''$60 -- $230'''
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* HiJack and Fission are both available for $50 from the publishers website.
*[http://www.pgmusic.com/products_bb.htm Music Maker 11] -------- Creates music using a drag and drop style '''$80'''
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* Ogg Vorbis utilities http://www.rarewares.org/ogg-tools.php<br>
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* Prices below are in US Dollars, for your local currency use this converter. [[http://www.xe.net/ucc www.xe.net/ucc]]
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== Audio Applications Matrix ==
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|colspan="4" style="background:#333333; color:white" align="center" | GENERAL
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|colspan="5" style="background:#333333; color:white" align="center" | FEATURES
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|colspan="6" style="background:#333333; color:white" align="center" | AUDIO FILE FORMATS
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|colspan="4" style="background:#333333; color:white" align="center" | UNITY AUDIO SUPPORT
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|- align="center" style="background:#666666; color:white"
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|Software
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|Usage
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|Price<br>$US
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|Platform
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|Record
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|Editor
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|Mixer
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|Synth
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|Effects
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|AU
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|SND
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|SD2
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|AAC
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|CAF
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|QT
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|AIFF
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|WAV
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|MP3
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|Ogg<br>Vorbis
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|-
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|[http://www.hairersoft.com/Welcome.html Amadeus Pro] || Demo || $40 || Mac || No || Yes || Yes || No || No || No || No || Yes || No || Yes || Yes || Yes || Yes || Yes || Yes
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|- style="background:#dddddd; color:black"
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|[http://www.rogueamoeba.com/audiohijackpro/ Audio Hijack Pro] || Demo || $32 || Mac || Yes || No || No || No || No || No || No || No || Yes || No || No || Yes || No || Yes || No
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|-
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|[http://www.pgmusic.com/products_bb.htm Band-in-the-box] || ? || $60+ || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ?
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|- style="background:#dddddd; color:black"  
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|[http://www.rogueamoeba.com/fission/ Fission] || Shareware || $32 || Mac || No || Yes || Yes || ? || ? || No || No || No || Yes || No || No || Yes || No || Yes || No
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|-  
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|[http://www.uisoftware.com/MetaSynth/index.html MetaSynth] || Demo || $499 || Mac || ? || ? || ? || Yes || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ?
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|- style="background:#dddddd; color:black"
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|[http://www.pgmusic.com/products_bb.htm Music Maker 11] || ? || $80 || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ?
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|-  
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|[http://www.bias-inc.com/products/peakPro5/ Peak Pro] || Demo || $599 || Mac || No || Yes || Yes || ? || ? || No || Yes || Yes || Yes || No || Yes || Yes || Yes || Yes || No
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|- style="background:#dddddd; color:black"
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|[http://www.apple.com/logicstudio/logicpro/ Pro Logic 8] || ? || $499 || Mac || Yes || Yes || Yes || No || Yes || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ?
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|-  
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|[http://www.pgmusic.com/powertracks.htm Powertracks] || ? || $49 || ? || ? || ? || Yes || Yes || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ?
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|- style="background:#dddddd; color:black"
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|[http://www.propellerheads.se/index.cfm Reason 4] || Trial || $499 || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ?
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|[http://www.sfxmachine.com/pro/index.html SFX Machine Pro 1.1.1] || Shareware || $149.95 || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ?
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|- style="background:#dddddd; color:black"
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|[http://www.adobe.com/products/soundbooth/?xNav=PPSB SoundBooth] || Trial || $199 || Mac/PC || No || Yes || Yes || No || Yes || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || Yes || Yes || Yes || No
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|-
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|[http://www.freeverse.com/apps/app/?id=5012 Sound Studio 3.5.4] || Demo || $79.95 || Mac || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || Yes || Yes || Yes || No
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|- style="background:#dddddd; color:black"
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|[http://twistedwave.com/ Twisted Wave] || Trial || $49.90 || Mac || ? || ? || ? || ? || ? || Yes || Yes || Yes || Yes || Yes || No || Yes || Yes || Yes || No
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Revision as of 05:40, 6 October 2007

General Information

For information on using Audio with Unity, refer to the official documentation here. http://unity3d.com/Documentation/Manual/Audio%20Files.html

Audio Applications Matrix

GENERAL FEATURES AUDIO FILE FORMATS UNITY AUDIO SUPPORT
Software Usage Price
$US
Platform Record Editor Mixer Synth Effects AU SND SD2 AAC CAF QT AIFF WAV MP3 Ogg
Vorbis
Amadeus Pro Demo $40 Mac No Yes Yes No No No No Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Audio Hijack Pro Demo $32 Mac Yes No No No No No No No Yes No No Yes No Yes No
Band-in-the-box  ? $60+  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Fission Shareware $32 Mac No Yes Yes  ?  ? No No No Yes No No Yes No Yes No
MetaSynth Demo $499 Mac  ?  ?  ? Yes  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Music Maker 11  ? $80  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Peak Pro Demo $599 Mac No Yes Yes  ?  ? No Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Pro Logic 8  ? $499 Mac Yes Yes Yes No Yes  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Powertracks  ? $49  ?  ?  ? Yes Yes  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Reason 4 Trial $499  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
SFX Machine Pro 1.1.1 Shareware $149.95  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
SoundBooth Trial $199 Mac/PC No Yes Yes No Yes  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ? Yes Yes Yes No
Sound Studio 3.5.4 Demo $79.95 Mac  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?  ? Yes Yes Yes No
Twisted Wave Trial $49.90 Mac  ?  ?  ?  ?  ? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes No
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