Steinberg are exceedingly pleased with themselves after shipping the new Cubase SX a full 6 WEEKS before expected. And why not? This new incarnation of Cubase is really raising the standard for audio sequencing.
According to steinberg
"The new Cubase SX provides a new Standard for Computer based Music Production: Digital audio, MIDI sequencing, intelligent MIDI input and processing tools, virtual instruments and effects, powerful yet easy to use editing, notation, mixing in 5.1 surround sound - with a new look and a new software engine.From the first idea to the finished CD".
Cubase SX offers the following new functions and technologies: Windows XP/ 2000 support Unlimited Undo/Redo Edit History New user interface Graphic automation of all parameters New "Nuendo based" Audio Engine 5.1 surround mixing 24 Bit / 96 kHz Musical real-time MIDI processing Complete set of virtual instruments Waldorf synthesizer technology SPL De-Esser QuadraFuzz by Craig Anderton Wide palette of virtual effect processors
Cubase SX for PC is available right now at stores worldwide for Euro 689,- (MSRP). The upgrade from Cubase VST/32 will cost Euro 128,-, the upgrade from Cubase VST Score for Euro 172,- and the upgrade from Cubase VST Euro 258,-. Cubase SX for Mac OS X will be announced as soon as possible.
For customers who purchased the full version of Cubase after the 1st of March 2002 the following upgrade prices are valid: from Cubase Score Euro 85,-, from Cubase VST Euro 172,- and from VST/32 it´s free! All prices excluding VAT. Price may vary in different territories. This offer is only available until end of June 2002. Further information regarding Mac version upgrades will follow soon.
Cubase SX for Mac OS X will be announced as soon as possible. Cubase SX has a new USB copy protection dongle. Update customers can keep their old VST dongle.