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Create Without Boundaries. Produce Without Limits.
Studio One 4: Work better, faster.

Work better, faster. Studio One® 4 was designed with ease of use at its core. It seamlessly combines the time-tested and proven recording studio model with today’s beat- and loop-oriented production process so you can bring musical ideas to sonic reality more quickly than ever before. An efficient, single-screen interface houses an unlimited number of tracks, intuitive editing tools, and advanced virtual instruments. Spend your precious time creating music instead of wondering what to click next. Studio One doesn’t dictate how you work or what you work on.You do.

Three creative paths, one goal. Studio One is your creative companion from start to finish. The Start page provides what you need to kickstart your creative process—open projects, set parameters, and check for updates and tips. From there, the Song page is all about recording, arranging, editing, and mixing your music with a complete set of virtual instruments, effects, and groundbreaking arrangement tools. Then, assemble and master your music in the Project page. Even better, the Project and Song pages are linked so if you need just that one little change in your master or stems, switch to the Song page, tweak, and mix back automatically to the Project. No other program accomplishes such an effortless transition as you move from the initial creative inspiration to the finished, mastered production.

Arranging at the speed of click. Forget laborious transposition, cutting, pasting, and moving when arranging. With Scratch Pads to test out arrangements, an Arranger track that makes moving sections of songs around as easy as moving parts, and the groundbreaking Harmonic Editing—the most flexible chord track implementation ever—no other program can approach the ease of arranging and songwriting that Studio One 4 delivers.

  • We know that creating music is a dynamic, living process. Arrangements change, chords shuffle. Space opens up for solos or closes to tighten up the song. Inspiration strikes in the middle of the night, and your creativity pursues an entirely new direction. It’s all part of the art of songwriting and composition, and Studio One is your creative companion during this process. The Arrangement track is a simple, intuitive way to move around song sections. Try out different arrangements, swap sections, lengthen or shorten solos, and structure a song exactly the way you want. Arranging has also been enhanced with ripple editing, a technique borrowed from the world of video editing. When you insert a new section in the middle of a song, Studio One automatically inserts space for the new material and then closes up the arrangement around it. And when you cut out a section of a song, you don’t need to cut, copy, and paste; delete the region, and Studio One closes up the cut portion automatically. This isn’t just about the time you save but about a smoother, more accurate workflow.
  • Of course, Studio One also pioneered Scratch Pads so you could test changes without disturbing your existing arrangement or song tracks. With Studio One 4, songwriting and arranging reach a higher level with yet another Studio One first: Harmonic Editing. Go ahead… insert an instrument and start playing. When you come up with something you like, drag it to the Chord Track, which automatically detects and shows the chords you played. Now you can have subsequent parts conform to the Chord Track or change the Chord Track at any time; the rest of the arrangement follows these changes. Drag chords around. Substitute chords to see if they sound better. Split off an independent bass note from chords. Export chords to Notion 6.4 for effortless lead-sheet creation and printing. Even use Harmonic Editing to smash creative blocks and inspire you with new ideas. What’s more, the Chord Track works with audio tracks as well as with instrument tracks. It has never been easier to “prototype” a song so quickly and simply—and keep your creative spark alive. Harmonic Editing opens up the world of harmony and chord structures not just to composers but to all musicians. Whether you’re writing your first song or doing orchestral scoring for film, once you use Harmonic Editing you’ll wonder how you got along without it.

Another Studio One first: Harmonic Editing. Far more than just a simple chord track for note data, Studio One 4’s Chord Track is a songwriter’s dream come true. Create and change chord progressions, try out chord substitutions, substitute rich chords for simple ones, even have older parts follow a new, better chord structure you came up with thanks to the inspiration Harmonic Editing can provide. This breakthrough, which works with instruments and even audio tracks, underscores Studio One’s commitment to streamline the songwriting and music creation process.

Detect chords automatically. When you come up with an inspired chord progression, you needn’t put your creativity on hold while you figure out what you played in order to add new parts. Built-in chord detection extracts chords from audio or instrument tracks—simply drag a part to the Chord Track to create a reference for Harmonic Editing.

Overcome creative blocks. When you’re stuck in a rut, let Studio One Professional be your creative partner. Use the ingenious Chord Selector to experiment easily with new chord patterns and ideas. Let Harmonic Editing spark new ideas. Change chords in real time from an external MIDI controller to try out chord progressions on the fly. Transfer chord data from an audio or instrument track to the Chord Track, or from the Chord Track to other tracks.

Pipeline XT: Plug-in integration for external processors. Studio One Professional’s unique Pipeline XT plug-in lets you insert hardware processors into your Studio One session with automatic latency compensation, enabling you to easily mix and match your favorite plug-ins with your hardware processors. Once inserted, Pipeline (and the hardware processor to which it’s connected) functions like any other plug-in inside your Studio One session.

  • Pipeline XT makes it easy to integrate hardware processors with plug-ins, managing the signal flow to and from the external processor. Simply click the Auto button after setting up the send and return connections, and the latency will be measured and compensated automatically. You can then use the Offset parameter to make manual adjustments, up to a maximum of 32,000 samples.
  • Although Pipeline XT is a stereo plug-in, it supports mono sends without losing a second hardware output—perfect for use with mono-in / stereo-out processors. A note pad lets you add text notes to your presets to document specific setup instructions and parameter settings for your hardware processor. You can even take a snapshot of your hardware processor and drag it into the Pipeline XT center display to capture hardware settings for later manual recall. Click on the image to expand it to full size and switch between image view, ping view, and oscilloscope. Background colors, device names, custom images, and text notes are all saved with your Pipeline XT presets.

Printable notation that’s truly noteworthy. With just a few clicks and Notion 6.4 or higher, Harmonic Editing makes it easy to create great-looking, printable lead sheets.

MIDI—and beyond MIDI. Studio One works with all the standard MIDI gear you know and love, from controllers to tone modules. But once MIDI data arrives into Studio One, it’s converted to a high-resolution, 32-bit internal format. That means no zipper noise on instruments, smoother controller changes and pitch bends, more detailed automation, and other benefits when working in the Studio One environment. And if you need to drive external MIDI gear, you’re covered there too—Studio One translates its high-resolution format back into standard MIDI data if it needs to return to the outside world.

World-class instruments. With its rich roster of native plug-ins, Studio One has earned its reputation as a complete production package—and now our latest generation of virtual instruments, based on input from the Studio One community (thank you), deliver even more. Impact has been remade into Impact XT, a comprehensive beat and rhythm production environment. Sample One XT samples, slices, and dices to create great beats and realistic instrument sounds. These new instruments don’t feel like separate plug-ins but like integrated—and integral—parts of music creation.

Impact XT: Heat up the beat. Fully backward compatible with Impact, the XT version adds more than 20 new, highly requested features and improvements. You can even create complete arrangements in a single instance of Impact XT by launching loops that sync to your Song with real-time stretching, beat quantization, and synched start/stop. 

Impact XT reinvents the concept of a “drum module” to create a comprehensive environment for creating, playing, and composing with loops and beats. Even a single instance can be enough to power a complete song arrangement, not just because of the looping capabilities but also because there are eight banks of pads, so you can switch easily among multiple setups. And, Impact XT integrates with the new Patterns, from auto-populating Patterns with named instruments for instant beat creation, to driving loops as well as one-shot sounds from Patterns. Here are some other highlights of this mighty module.

  • Fabulous filtering. Get nasty with drive and punch controls, soft clipping, and a new 24 dB/octave zero-delay feedback filter.
  • Excellent editing. Reverse, normalize, stack, drag-and-drop, stretch, edit pads or individual samples within the pads, go crazy with the eight-octave pitch envelope range, and more.
  • Timely triggers. Load loops on pads, then trigger them, quantize triggers to the beat, and stretch loops in real time to follow the tempo. All of this makes Impact XT a complete loop production station, as well as a superior drum and beats instrument.
  • Play out. Impact XT offers 32 outputs—16 stereo and 16 mono—for complete processing flexibility. There are also 32 mute groups (choke groups).
  • Plays well with others. Swap samples with Sample One XT and Presence XT, import and export multisample files as well as .soundx containers, optionally auto-slice files into samples on import, integrate with the new Patterns, and speed workflow with the “Send to new Impact” shortcut.

Sample One XT: Because samplers should sampleSample One XT has expanded from sample playback into a sampling powerhouse. Sample, auto-slice, stretch, process, trigger, and deconstruct audio (sampled from inputs or imported from a track) for breathtaking freedom in constructing powerful new performances and beats.

For too many programs, “sampler” means “sample playback.” But not with Studio One, which recognizes that sampling is a crucial part of modern music production. Sample One XT has the editing features you’d normally associate with standalone hardware or software samplers but goes one step further with integration into Studio One’s workflow. Drag-and-drop samples between Sample One XT and Impact XT, record samples from almost anywhere in the program, and talk to the outside world with import/export of multisample files and .soundx containers.

  • The world is your waveform. A recording page for live sampling captures audio from any hardware input, bus, output, or other instrument.
  • Yes, it’s really a sampler. Crossfade and trim samples, slice samples automatically with adjustable gate, snap to zero crossings, stretch timing to match song tempo, slice and reverse waveforms, and more. Edit samples globally, or on a per-waveform basis. Trigger samples with normal, one-shot, or toggle modes… it’s all here.
  • Let your samples get looped. Choose from three sample loop modes: sample sustain, release, and forward/backward (“ping-pong”) to extend sample length and playability —or to create goofy stuttering effects, if that’s your thing.
  • Oh… and it’s a synth, too. The new filter has the same punch, drive, and clip options as Impact XT. Apply graphic synth envelopes with adjustable attack, decay, and release curve shapes to control dynamics and filtering. Take advantage of the eight-octave pitch envelope range. There’s even a random LFO mode for sample-and-hold effects and a complete effects section with modulation, delay, reverb, gate, EQ, distortion, and panning. The difference between “sample playback” and “sampler” is huge, as you’ll find out when you start playing with all of Sample One XT’s new features.

Beat the clock. Studio One 4 isn’t just about including a world-class drum instrument but also integrating it with an innovative, streamlined Drum Editor to edit drum parts as fast as you can think. Along with hundreds of preconfigured pitch name and mapping scripts available for free from PreSonus Exchange, the new Drum Editor is like an accelerator for drum editing.

Patterns—a giant step forward. The step sequencer has served us well for over half a century; now it’s time for Studio One’s new Patterns to step into the future. Tight integration with instrument parts, automation, and Impact XT means that Patterns reinvent step sequencing as a seamless, fast, fun part of making music.

From dumb machine to drum machine—and more. Patterns transform step sequencing from mechanical repetition into a truly expressive addition to modern sequencing. Yes, Patterns are about drums… but also melodies, integration with any instrument, step-based automation, variable sequence lengths (polyrhythms, anyone?), unlimited variations, and more.

Extra functions. No extra complications. Impact XT’s integration with Patterns will change how you think about drum programming because the combination makes beat creation fast, fun, and effortless. There’s no need for a separate plug-in or track type to do pattern-based sequencing because Patterns work side-by-side with conventional Instrument parts on the same track. You can choose, rename, copy, and reorder an unlimited number of Pattern variations from within the Arrangement—you don’t even need to open the Pattern Editor. And, there’s a new library of inspirational drum Patterns and Variations Patterns in the Musicloops format for easy, drag-and-drop saving and export.

  • From the first 8-step analog version, step sequencers have helped put the “electronic” in electronic music. But software versions haven’t kept pace—until now. Step sequencers have traditionally been separate programs or windows within a host, but Studio One takes a fresh approach where step sequencing becomes another type of part, like note events and audio, and is equally easy to edit. Another important aspect is integration with Impact XT, which auto-populates Patterns with named instruments. Forget about the tedious process of mapping notes to pads—just load and go.
  • Even better, Patterns are very much like playable, real-time instruments. You can change multiple parameters on a per-step basis—including 10 levels of repeat for “stutter” effects, a probability algorithm that adds variety by selectively dropping out notes, and automation lanes. Vary automation parameters in real time for the instrument being driven by the Pattern and tweak while playing until it sounds just the way you want. Once the pattern is complete, click and drag the Pattern’s edge to extend the Pattern for as long as you want within a track. And if you’re not really into step sequencers... no worries. You have Patterns now.

Master mastering. Studio One Professional is the only program that links songs and stems with finished, mixed Projects. Transfer mixes or mixed stems to the Project page for mastering—but if you hear anything you need to change, simply jump back into the Song, make your tweaks, and then mix the revised version back automatically into the Project page to continue mastering. Whether for Red Book-compatible CD burning, digital publishing for streaming, creating DJ sets and playlists, or professional-level DDP import/export for duplicators, the Song page/Project page partnership makes it easy to obtain consistent levels and tonal balance with collections of songs.

Processors for the mastering process. Sweeten your project and prepare it for prime time—Studio One 4’s professional mastering features include sophisticated equalization, limiting, industry-standard metering, spectrum analysis, and analytic plug-ins to help add the all-important final touches to your music. Apply processing to individual tracks, or the entire collection, to take your mixes to the next level.

Pick a format… any format. Prepare your tracks for streaming with data compressed, standard, or lossless files. AAF (Advanced Authoring Format) provides song/session exchange for those who haven’t switched to Studio One (yet). Open all video and audio formats your operating system supports. Enjoy better video performance with 64-bit video engines for macOS and Windows. Create disk images. Burn Red Book CDs. Import DDP files for editing, such as fixing ID tags or ISRC code errors, then export the corrected DDP file. Whether your music’s final destination is online streaming or physical media, Studio One Professional has you covered.

Breaking News: ARA 2.0 is coming. Deep support for the new Audio Random Access 2.0 spec opens Studio One 4’s groundbreaking Harmonic Editing to other plug-in and virtual instrument developers (expect a free Melodyne update with Chord Track support later this year), and allows simultaneous editing of multiple tracks.

New Features Overview*
(*Blue Text Indicates New in Studio One 4.1

Arrangement / Editing

  • Chord Track
  • Real-time chord reharmonization of audio and instrument tracks
  • Intuitive Chord Selector
  • Automatic chord detection
  • Real-time chord input from MIDI device
  • Song key signature with detection
  • Chord transpose
  • ARA 2 support
  • Expanded “Send to Notion” option for lead sheet creation
  • Ripple edit mode
  • Relative bar offset for songs
  • “Remove gaps” for Events
  • Improved Note Repeat
    • Note Repeat now has its own section in the Record Panel
    • Activate/deactivate Note Repeat
    • Select a repeat rate
    • Activate/deactivate Note Erase
    • Set the gate time for notes
    • Use key or poly pressure to control note velocity
    • Quantize notes to the song grid (similar to Quantize in Impact XT)
    • Use Key Remote mode to control all Note Repeat functions from a keyboard controller.
    • In Single Mode, the last pitch played before the mode was turned on is triggered from all remote keys at different repeat rates
    • Set the base note for remote keys
    • Set the sound triggered by the remote keys
    • Sets the remote keys range; the higher the range, the more functions you can control using remote keys
    • With Note Erase active while in Record, playing a key will erase any note events recorded on that key

Pipeline XT

  • Automatic latency compensation: Instead of sending a “ping” through the external effects processor and adjusting the delay manually, you can now simply click the Auto button after setting up the send and return connections, and the latency will be measured and compensated automatically. You can then use the Offset parameter to make manual adjustments.
  • The maximum delay has been increased from 5,000 samples to 32,000 samples.
  • The stereo Pipeline XT plug-in now supports mono sends without losing a second hardware output.
  • As with Impact XT and Sample One XT, you can choose between eight background colors.
  • Take a snapshot of your external effects processor and drag it into the Pipeline XT center display to capture hardware settings for later “manual recall.” Click on the image to expand it to full size. You can switch between image view, ping view, and oscilloscope.
  • A new note pad allows you to add text notes to your presets to document specific setup instructions and parameter settings for your external hardware processor.
  • Background color, device names, custom images, and text notes are saved with your Pipeline XT presets.
  • Using Pipeline XT no longer forces real-time export and bouncing when Pipeline XT isn’t in the current audio signal chain.

Virtual Instruments – Impact XT

  • New look and feel
  • 8 pad banks
  • 32 outputs (16 stereo, 16 mono)
  • Color option for pads
  • New 24 dB zero-delay
  • Feedback filter
  • Filter drive and punch controls
  • Filter "soft" (clipping) mode
  • Pad and individual sample editing
  • New stack mode for layering samples on a pad
  • Real-time time-stretching (follow song tempo)
  • Trigger quantization
  • Sample choke with 32 choke groups
  • Reverse sample playback
  • Sample level normalization
  • Increased pitch envelope range (± 48 semitones or 8 octaves)
  • Improved sample navigation
  • Pad Follow mode for remote navigation
  • Drag-and-drop pad swapping
  • Drag-and-drop multiple samples at once
  • Optional auto-slicing on sample import (shift)
  • “Send to new Impact” shortcut in audio context menu
  • Drag-and-drop sample import from Sample One XT and Presence XT
  • Import and export of multisample files and ".soundx" containers
  • Eight user-selectable color themes

Virtual Instruments – Sample One XT

  • New look and feel
  • Record page with live sampling
  • Samples from any hardware input, send, output, other instrument
  • Auto-slicing mode creates new samples automatically with adjustable gate
  • Global and individual (sample) edit modes
  • FX section: modulation, delay, reverb, gater, EQ, distortion, pan
  • Expandable keyboard
  • Real-time time-stretching (follow song tempo)
  • Sample snap to zero crossing
  • Sample crossfade
  • Waveform slicing option
  • Sample trim option
  • Sample sustain, release, and ping-pong loop modes
  • Graphical envelopes with adjustable attack, decay, release curve shapes
  • Increased pitch envelope range (±48 semitones or 8 octaves)
  • Alternative trigger modes: normal, one-shot, toggle
  • Visual play cursor in waveform view
  • Sample reverse playback
  • Sample level normalization
  • New 24 dB zero-delay feedback filter
  • Filter drive and punch controls
  • Filter "soft" (clipping) mode
  • LFO random (sample+hold) mode
  • Master volume control
  • Adjustable voice limit
  • Import and export of multisample files and ".soundx" containers
  • Drag-and-drop export to Impact XT
  • Eight user-selectable color themes

Virtual Instruments – Presence XT Editor

  • Sample snap to zero crossing
  • Reverse playback option
  • 1,000 choke groups

Music Editor

  • Drum Editor
  • Drum and Melodic Patterns and Variations
  • Patterns saved in Musicloop
  • Automatic mapping (Impact XT)
  • Alternate note coloring schemes
  • Sync option for editors
  • “Select notes…” options
  • New or improved note event options (Humanize, Length, Velocity, Delete Notes)
  • Multiple macro toolbars (page selection)
  • Improved multi-editing
  • Preserve and restore zoom states

Import / Export

  • Import song data
  • AAF import / export (supports Pro Tools, Logic, Nuendo, Final Cut Pro, Premiere, and others)
    • Embed WAV or AIFF audio files instead of referencing them
    • Split stereo tracks (important for exporting to Pro Tools)
    • Create copies of audio files in WAV or AIFF format, with a choice of resolution and sample-rate
    • Trim file sizes by eliminating unused regions, setting a head or tail to keep some audio outside the event ranges for controlling fades or crossfades
    • Export pan automation—or don’t if exporting to application that doesn’t recognize it (e.g., Logic Pro)
    • Legacy mode for exporting to an application that only imports AAF 1.0 (e.g., Digital Performer)

Compare Versions

Whether you’re a Grammy-winning producer or just getting started making music, there’s a version of Studio One® that’s right for you. Studio One comes in three flavors: Artist, our flagship Professional version, and Prime, a fully functioning free version. There’s no subscription model with Studio One, so you know what you’re getting today but you can customize it with Add-on features and content as your needs grow.

General Studio One Artist Studio One Professional
Start page
Song page
Project page (Mastering, DDP, Red Book CD burning, digital release)  
Elegant single-window work environment
Powerful drag-and-drop functionality
Native high-DPI and cross-platform multi-touch user interface
Unlimited audio tracks, MIDI tracks, virtual instruments, and FX channels
Unlimited buses
Integrated Melodyne pitch correction Trial
Single and multitrack comping
Arranger Track
Scratch Pads  
NEW: Chord Track and Harmonic Editing  
Editable Folder Tracks
Track display list with presets, linkable to console channel display
Content browser with search, user tabs, connections to the Internet, and Preview Player
Transient detection with editable markers
Drag-and-drop groove extraction
Multitrack MIDI editing
NEW: Instrument and Drum Editor
NEW: Drum and melodic patterns for pattern-based arranging
Multitrack Track Transform (advanced freezing capability)
Event-based effects
Macro Toolbar (create and use command sequences)
Automatic latency compensation
Dropout Protection for native low latency monitoring
Advanced automation
VCA faders
Audio-processing resolution (floating-point) 32-bit 64-bit
Easy sidechain routing
Stunning virtual instruments 5 5
NEW: Easy-to-use drag-and-drop live sampler (Sample One XT)
Import sampler formats (EXS, GigaSampler, Kontakt, SoundFont)  
Multi Instruments  
Channel Editor with macro controls  
Extended FX Chains with parallel processing  
Control Link (most intuitive MIDI-mapping system available)
Real-time audio time-stretching, resampling, and normalization
Compatible with any ASIO-, Windows Audio-, or Core Audio-compliant audio interfaces
Use Pro Tools, Cubase, Logic, or Sonar keyboard shortcuts—or create your own
Integrated mastering suite with automatic mix updating,
DDP import/export, Red Book CD burning, and digital release
Send Song or individual tracks to Notion (audio + note data)
Export to SoundCloud™
NEW: AAF (Advanced Authoring Format) import and export  
Import Song data  
Video playback and sync  
MP3 encoding and decoding
Third-party plug-in support (AU, VST2, and VST3 plug-ins and ReWire applications) (Add-on available)
Native Effects™ Plug-ins Type Studio One Artist Studio One Pro
Ampire XT Guitar amplifier modeler
Analog Delay Tape delay emulator
Arpeggiator Note FX arpeggiator with pattern sequencer  
Auto Filter Envelope-controlled filter
Beat Delay Tempo-synched delay
Binaural Pan Stereo panner and imager
Bitcrusher Lo-fi and downsampling processor
Channel Strip Compressor / expander / equalizer
Chorder Note FX chord processor  
Chorus Three-voice chorus with stereo width
Compressor Full-featured RMS compressor with side-chain
Console Shaper Mix Engine FX analog console emulation  
Dual Pan Independent L/R channel panner
Expander Downward expander with sidechain
Fat Channel XT Native version of StudioLive Fat Channel
Flanger Flanger with tempo sync
Gate Noise gate with MIDI trigger outp
Groove Delay Multi-tap delay with tempo sync and tap filtering  
Input Filter Note FX filter for velocity and key range
IR Maker Impulse response creation utility  
Level Meter Resizable, multi-scale loudness / level meter
Limiter Brickwall peak limiter
Mixtool Channel utility
MixVerb™ Basic reverb
Multiband Dynamics Multiband compressor/expander  
Open AIR Convolution reverb  
Phaser Multistage allpass-filter phaser
Phase Meter Phase analyzer
Pipeline External-processor insert  
Pro EQ Seven-band parametric equalizer
RedlightDist™ Analog distortion emulator
Repeater Note FX delay with transpose  
Room Reverb Room simulator
Rotor Rotary speaker emulator
Scope Digital oscilloscope
Spectrum Meter Spectrum meter
Tone Generator Multi-waveform signal generator
Transformer Note FX transformer for pitch and controller data  
Tricomp™ Basic multiband compressor
Tuner Chromatic instrument tuner
X-Trem Tremolo/autopanner with tempo sync and step sequence modulation
Total Native Effects™ Plug-ins   30 41
Virtual Instruments Type Studio One Artist Studio One Professional
Mojito Monophonic subtractive synthesizer
Mai Tai Polyphonic virtual analog synth
Impact XT (NEW) Multichannel drum sampler
Sample One XT (NEW) Drag-and-drop integrated live sampler
Presence XT Sample playback instrument
  Support for third-party sampler format (EXS, Giga, Kontakt)  
Total Virtual Instruments   5 5
Bundled Content Size Studio One Artist Studio One Professional
Melodyne Essential 120 MB Trial
Prime Selection Loops and Sounds 785 MB
Presence XT Core Library 15 GB  
Impact XT Core Library (NEW) 1.8 GB
Acoustic Drum Kits and Loops 1.5 GB  
Producer Loops and Kits (BigFishAudio, Sample Magic, MVP Loops) 3.76 GB  
Electronic Audioloops 3.17 GB  
Electronic Kits and Musicloops 294 MB  
Studio One FX 546 MB  
Studio One Impulse Responses 1.19 GB  
Studio One Instruments Vol. 1 155 MB
Studio One Musicloops 1+2 900 MB
Studio One Expansion 39 MB
Ueberschall Impact Drums 68 MB  
Vengeance Sound 880 MB  
Voodoo One Synth Soundset 900 MB

Computer System Requirements

Studio One® is a modern, cross-platform DAW that is capable of operating as 64-bit application. While we make every effort to ensure Studio One will run well on the widest variety of computers possible, please read these specifications carefully to determine compatibility with your system.


  • macOS® 10.11 or higher (64-bit only)
  • Intel® Core 2 Duo processor
    (Intel Core i3 or better recommended)


  • Windows 7 (SP1 + platform update), Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 (64-bit only)
  • Intel Core Duo or AMD® Athlon X2 processor (Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon X4 or better recommended) Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD® Athlon X2 processor
    (Intel Core i3 or AMD Athlon X4 or better recommended)

Mac and Windows systems

  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB or more recommended)
  • Internet connection (needed for installation and activation)
  • Monitor with 1366 x 768 resolution (high-dpi monitor recommended)
    • A multi-touch-enabled monitor with TUIO support is required for touch operation
  • 40 GB hard-drive space

Studio One Remote for iPad®

  • iPad Pro®, iPad 2, iPad mini®, and newer models
  • iOS 8 or later

Studio One Remote for Windows

  • Compatible with Microsoft Surface 3 (and higher) and Surface Pro 2 (and higher)
  • Windows 8.1, Windows 10, or later (Windows RT not supported)
  • 2 GB RAM minimum (4 GB RAM or more recommended). Tablet must be x86-compatible (not ARM-based).

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