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Studio One 3 Artist Digital Audio Workstation

Presonus Software - PRESONUS
Studio One 3 Artist Digital Audio Workstation Box version -P.O.P.

Studio One 3 Artist Digital Audio Workstation

Presonus Software - PRESONUS

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Digital Audio Workstation software with unlimited tracks, 32-bit processing, and plug-in suite. Mac or Windows.


An integrated approach to recording music, from tracking to mixing to mastering and distribution, featuring a flow-oriented drag-and-drop interface built for intuitive use, speed, and efficiency.
Robust enough for the most complex productions it delivers full audio and MIDI recording and editing capabilities with over 30 effects plug-ins and five virtual instruments, including the new Presence XT sampler and the Mai Tai polyphonic synthesizer. There are no limits on track count, plug-in instantiations, or editing features. Compatible with any ASIO, Windows Audio, or Core Audio-compliant audio interface including the entire line of PreSonus interfaces. The boxed version contains a license and a USB media stick to download the software directly from PreSonus.

  • Presence XT expandable sampler with essential sound library
  • Mai Tai polyphonic, analog modeling synth with character morphing, modulation matrix, and zero-delay feedback filters
  • Native Fat Channel plug-in from StudioLive AI mixers includes low-pass filter, gate, compressor, parametric EQ, and limiter
  • Updated content browser with drag-and-drop functionality and keyword musical search; find, preview, and drag-and-drop tempo-matched backing tracks, samples, effects, instruments, and presets
  • Integrated online PreSonus Shop provides easy in-app access to additional features and more professionally produced content
  • Updated AudioBend real-time pitch and time stretching powered by Elastique Pro 3.0
  • Control Link MIDI-mapping system
  • Over 2 GB of loops, samples, and other content
  • Seamless import of Capture recordings with StudioLive AI mixer scenes and Fat Channel settings
  • Wireless transfer of audio from Capture for iPad
  • Import Notion stems with instrument names, mix, and tempo info preserved


  • Single-window work environment
  • Drag-and-drop functionality
  • Unlimited audio and MIDI tracks, virtual instruments, buses, and FX channels
  • Integrated Melodyne pitch correction (trial version)
  • Single and multitrack comping
  • Folder tracks with grouping and busing
  • Track List with presets and mixing Console link
  • Transient detection and editing
  • Drag-and-drop groove extraction
  • Multitrack MIDI editing
  • Track Transform (freezing capability)
  • Event-based effects
  • Automatic delay compensation
  • Advanced automation
  • 32-bit audio processing
  • Easy-to-use sidechain routing
  • Virtual instruments
  • User-friendly sampler
  • Intuitive MIDI-mapping system
  • Real-time audio time-stretching and re-sampling
  • Compatible with any ASIO, Windows Audio, or Core Audio compliant audio interface
  • Works with key commands from Pro Tools, Cubase, and Logic - or create custom key commands

Effects plug-ins

  • Ampire XT amplifier-modeling
  • Analog Delay tape-delay emulation
  • Auto Filter envelope filter
  • Beat Delay tempo synchronized delay
  • Binaural Pan stereo panning effect
  • BitCrusher lo-fi down-sampling processor
  • Channel Strip dynamics processing and equalizer
  • Chorus mono/stereo chorus
  • Compressor mono/stereo variable compressor
  • Dual Pan independent stereo panner
  • Expander mono stereo expander
  • Fat Channel native version of StudioLive fat channel
  • Flanger mono/stereo flanger
  • Gate noise gate with MIDI trigger
  • Input Filter (Note FX) MIDI filter for velocity and key range
  • Level Meter sizable peak/RMS meter
  • Limiter mono/stereo limiter
  • Mixtool phase and MS utility
  • MixVerb mono/stereo reverb
  • Phaser multi-stage all-pass filter phaser
  • Phase Meter phase-correlation analysis
  • Pro EQ 7-band parametric EQ
  • RedLightDist distortion processor
  • Room Reverb  mono/stereo room reverb
  • Rotor rotary speaker emulator
  • Scope full-featured oscilloscope with sidechain input
  • Spectrum Meter frequency analyzer
  • Tone Generator multi-waveform signal generator
  • Tricomp 3-band compressor
  • Tuner chromatic instrument tuner
  • X-Trem mono stereo tremolo


Virtual instruments

  • Presence XT advanced virtual sample player
  • Mai Tai polyphonic virtual analog synthesizer
  • Impact sample-trigger instrument with 16 pads
  • Mojito monophonic subtractive synthesizer with 24 dB filter emulation
  • SampleOne basic sample player
  • Mixing and Control
  • Multitouch-enabled high DPI UI for Mac and Windows
  • Advanced automation with curves
  • Automatic latency compensation
  • Easy side-chain routing
  • Control Link (intuitive MIDI-mapping system)

Included Content

  • Presence XT Library (1.56 GB)
  • Studio One Instruments Vol. 1
  • Studio One Musicloops 1 and 2
  • Studio One Expansion
  • Voodoo One Synth Soundset

Third-party hardware and software integration

  • Support for AU, VST2, and VST3 plug-ins and ReWire applications (available add-on)
  • Compatible with Mackie Control HUI control surfaces and standard MIDI controllers
  • Compatible with ASIO-, Windows Audio-, and Core Audio-compliant audio interfaces
  • Use Pro Tools, Cubase, or Logic key shortcuts or create your own
  • Video import/export, video track playback window (available add-on)
  • Import from and export to SoundCloud
  • Lossless audio export (WAV- AIFF)

Studio One 3 Professional raises the bar. Sporting an elegant single-window workspace with robust drag-and-drop functionality and multi-touch support, version 3 of this powerhouse DAW gives you more smart features aimed at making you a total creative beast. These include an on-the-fly Arranger Track with Scratch Pads that lets you freely experiment with musical or sonic ideas. An upgraded Browser that lets you find, preview, and drag and drop tempo-matched backing tracks, samples, effects, instruments, presets, and more. The new Mai Tai analog modeling polysynth with character morph, mod matrix, and zero-feedback filters. Read on to find out what else is new in PreSonus Studio One 3 Professional - and what it can do for your music.

Studio One 3 Professional gives you powerful tools for building killer layered signature sounds, including multi-instrument and parallel processing, extended FX chains; the PresenceXT sampler with its 15 GB sound library and EXS, Kontakt, and Giga support; the Mai Tai analog modeling polysynth; BitCrusher; and Rotor Native Effects. You'll enjoy improved sonics with Elastique 3.0 time stretch and pitch manipulation. Quickly find samples, loops - over 2,000 are included, and presets fast with the musical-search, keyword-driven Browser, and integrated online PreSonus Shop.

PreSonus has incorporated the most-requested features into Studio One 3 Professional. These include a new on-the-fly Arranger Track with Scratch Pads that lets you freely experiment with musical or sonic ideas; NoteFX with Arpeggiator, Chorder, Repeater, and input Filter; and Step Recording for easy beat and track programming. It all adds up to a streamlined workflow that makes creativity more fluid than ever.

With Studio One 3 Professional, you get an all-new interface that's optimized for high-resolution displays. It not only looks good, but it also gives you the assistance you need - when you need it - with dynamic, context-sensitive documentation, help, and tool tips. The interface also includes multi-touch support, definable Macro Controls, Studio One Remote for iPad, Automation Curves, a smart user-definable tools palette; and a retooled console for more accurate and intuitive mixing.

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