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Sony CD ARCHITECT5 CD Editing/Mastering Software

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Produce professional audio CDs to Red Book specification with CD Architect' 5 software. Perform full PQ code editing, trim events from full-length media and add as new tracks!

CD Architect software provides the most precise audio CD mastering and burning tools available. Arrange your CD Architect project using simple drag-and-drop operations. Produce complex crossfades and DJ-style megamixes. Generate multiple takes of a song to use in your project before burning. Create live-style CDs with audio in the time between tracks, apply volume envelopes and event ASR envelopes - even create hidden tracks. CD Architect software supports a long list of drives, including many FireWire and USB devices.

General Editing
* CD Text support
* Support for up to 32-bit, 192kHz source audio
* High-quality resampling and dithering with noiseshaping
* Single or multi-file playlisting
* Volume and ASR envelopes for any event
* Multiple levels of undo/redo
* Override validation errors option
* Mono-to-stereo conversion on the fly
* CD transport controls
* Direct file open into Sound Forge software
* Track creation from Sound Forge regions
* Trimmer window
* Media Explorer
* Ripple editing
* CD Image file rendering
* Automatic crossfades
* Greater than 1:1 time zoom
* Reading and extraction of PQ data along with audio tracks
* Complete control over tracks, marker placements, and indices
* Preview multiple tracks or ranges of audio before extraction from a supported CD device
* Stereo master volume fader and adjustable envelope controls for any region.
* Media Pool
* Multiple file format support without conversion
* Autosave crash recovery
* Undo/redo history list
* Supports MP3, AIFF, Ogg Vorbis, Windows Media Audio, and more

* Over 20 real-time DirectX plug-ins
* Event and master bus effects model
* Audio layering to create complex crossfades
* Event Normalization
* Real time pitch shift/time stretch
* Slip trimming
* Audio phase invert
* Audio scrubbing
* Unlimited volume envelope points

CD Design
* Full PQ code editing support, including track and index positions and pause times
* Absolute times for replication
* Print cue sheets and format CD liner notes
* Up to 99 tracks
* Up to 99 subindices per track
* Smart track reordering
* Automatic pause time indication
* Relative times for liner notes
* Timeline event locking
* Adjustable pause times
* Audio CD player un-mute fade emulation

CD Writing
* Burns disc-at-once premaster CDs for professional replication
* USB, FireWire, SCSI and IDE/ATAPI CD-R and CD-RW drive support
* Overburn support of 80 minute and other size CD-Rs
* Buffer underrun protection
* Test burn mode
* PQ list verification for Red Book compatibility prior to burn
* Burn speed selection
* Copy-inhibit flags
* Pre-emphasis flags
* Audio clipping detection
* International Standard Recording Codes (ISRC)
* Universal Product Codes (UPC)
* Media Catalog Numbers (MCN)

System Requirements
* Microsoft Windows 2000, XP Home, or XP Professional
* 500 MHz processor
* 40 MB hard-disk space for program installation
* 128 MB RAM
* Windows-compatible sound card
* CD-ROM drive
* Supported CD-Recordable drive (for CD burning only)
* Microsoft DirectX 8 or later (included on CD-ROM)
* Internet Explorer 5.1 or later (included on CD-ROM)

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