Avid Announces Pro Tools | First
Jan 23, 2015 4:18 PM
ANAHEIM, CALIF.� Avid has unveiled Pro Tools | First, a free version of Pro Tools that offers many of the same music creation capabilities.
Delivering on Avid Everywhere and built upon the Avid MediaCentral Platform, Pro Tools | First is simple enough for beginners to learn, yet sophisticated enough for the experienced musician. Pro Tools | First enables anyone to experience the industry''s most trusted digital audio workstation at no cost, so they can turn their musical ideas into fully realized, professional productions that stand out from the crowd.
To expand their creative toolset further, the integrated Avid App Store provides a world of affordable AAX plug-ins and �First� bundles on the Avid Marketplace that make creating, shaping, and enhancing sounds quick and easy.
In addition, Pro Tools | First will be compatible with Avid Cloud Collaboration when it becomes available, helping artists collaborate together from wherever they are in the world.
Pro Tools | First saves and manages sessions securely in the cloud, enabled by the Avid MediaCentral Platform. This allows users to log into an Avid account and access and work on music from any Mac or PC with Pro Tools | First installed. Anytime changes are made, the project syncs with the cloud as soon as it''s saved. As a special introductory offer, artists can work on and store up to three Pro Tools | First projects in the cloud for free.
Avid Pro Tools | First will be available in Q1 2015 as a free download through Avid.com.