StudioTrack Turns An iPad Into An 8-Track Audio Studio
Designed To Be A Mobile Songwriting Tool For Musicians 05/04/10
Sonome Wire Works' StudioTrack is a $39.99 8-track recorder for the Apple iPad, described as "a songwriting tool for musicians who want to capture musical ideas and record songs on their iPad."
StudioTrack works with the iPad built-in microphone and headphones. WiFi sync allows StudioTrack recordings to be downloaded to any desktop computer with a browser. Tracks can then be loaded into any recording software (DAW) to continue working on songs.
Multitrack Recording – 8 tracks plus bounce
Re-arrangable tracks with FX Bypass, Reverb Send, Pan, Gain, Mute, Solo, Record Arm and Track Icon
TrackFX - Tempo-synced Delay, Compressor, Parametric EQ and Reverb Send on every track
Calibrated Meters – accurately monitor record and playback levels
Calibrated Faders – accurately adjust playback level of each track
MasterFX – sweeten the sound of your recordings with a compressor-limiter and a 4-band parametric EQ
Output Compressor-Limiter – automatically fattens sound of the output mix
Master Channel with Reverb Return and Stereo Output meters
Metronome - select tempo by number or tapping. Includes pro drum recordings.
Bounce - mix song to track 1 and 2 of a new song to record as many tracks as you want
Mix - Save the mix as a stereo file
AudioPaste - allows pasting audio from AudioCopy compatible apps like InstantDrummer and DopplerPad
WiFi sync mix or individual tracks to a computer and import into any software that imports WAV files
Slide-to-Record – prevents over-writing your tracks
Latency Compensation – accurate to within 1ms
Recording Quality – 16 bit, 44.1 kHz
Supports both portrait and landscape iPad views
Sonoma Wire Works Web Site StudioTrack Support
$39.99 is at the high end for iPhone/iPad apps, but StudioTrack also comes with a higher-end feature list.