BeatMaker 3: music production redefined

Detailed specifications

STUDIO

  • Create multiple instruments with Drum Machine, Keyboard Sampler, Audio Tracks
  • 14 effects included: 6-band EQ, Auto Pan, Bit Crusher, Delay, Dynamics Processor (Limiter/Compressor/Expander), M-Verb, Modulation Delay (Flanger/Chorus/Vibrato), Overdrive, Phase Invert, Reverb, Filter, Slicer, Stereo Delay, Stereo Wider and external IAA/AUv3 effects.
  • Unlimited effects slots per track and pads.
  • CoreMIDI support: connect your MIDI accessories to control instruments, effects and mixer.

 

DRUM MACHINE

  • 128 trigger pads: 16 pads over 8 banks
  • Chop Lab: Slice audio loops to automatically create new sound presets
  • Control sound parameters on individual pad: volume, pan, mute, output bus, semitone, fine tune, reverse and autoscaling
  • Low/high pass filter per pad
  • Pad trigger modes: one-shot, hold & loop
  • ADSR Envelope ADSR control for each pad
  • Exclusive groups and polyphony management
  • “Live” modes: trigger, mute, reverse, velocity and tune spreading.
  • Pad copy & paste

 

KEYBOARD SAMPLER

  • 128-key keyboard with pitch wheel, double keyboard mode, note display and zoom controls
  • Easily create your own instruments from any sample combination with the keygroup editor
  • Volume and filter ADSR envelopes
  • Low/high pass filter with key tracking
  • 2 LFOs to control volume, pitch and filter parameters
  • Polyphony control, up to 32 voices
  • Legato play mode with glide
  • Velocity layers

 

AUDIO TRACKS

  • Add audio tracks for recording and sample playback directly on the sequencer
  • Record multiple audio tracks simultaneously
  • Gain and noise gate on audio inputs
  • Support for disk streaming to load samples without consuming RAM

 

MULTI-TRACK SEQUENCER

  • Create unlimited instrument, audio and FX tracks
  • Automations: Record, edit and replay instrument and effect parameters
  • Record, draw, arrange and resize patterns along the timeline to build your song
  • Compose and modify patterns with a piano-roll interface. Edit notes, parameters and automations.
  • Instrument and effect recording options: Quantize, take or partial undo, pre-roll, Overdub, note erasing.

 

SAMPLE EDITOR

  • Full-fledged wave editor with intuitive interface for manipulating samples
  • Basic edition tools: trim, cut, copy, paste, with undo/redo
  • High quality time-stretching and pitch-shifting algorithms
  • Audio tools: normalize, silence, reverse, fade in and out, cross-fade
  • Record new samples from microphone or instruments
  • Loop points and tempo/signature editor

 

MIXER CONSOLE

  • Realistic multi-track mixer with level meters
  • Edit volume, pan, solo, mute and bus routing features for each track
  • Four sends available for each instrument/audio tracks

 

SHARING & GLOBAL OPTIONS

  • Audio Unit V3, Inter-App Audio, Audiobus V3 support
  • Support opening of audio files from other apps (Mail, Google Drive, …)
  • Support opening of ZIP archives from other apps
  • Full Dropbox support
  • AirDrop, iTunes File Sharing (USB) support.
  • Universal app (iPhone version coming soon)
  • MIDI files import
  • Virtual MIDI support
  • Ableton Link support
  • Import songs from your Music Library to create new remixes