Your home studio for audio production
Sound Forge™ Audio Studio is perfect for recording, editing, and energizing music and sound. Digitize, repair, and restore rare records and tapes, produce podcasts and karaoke tracks, burn CDs, and render out all the right formats for playback from any source. Give your tracks high-end sonic impact with classic Sound Forge tools.
Capture your performance
Plug a microphone or instrument into your computer’s sound card and capture pure audio at resolutions up to 24-bit/192 kHz. Digitize rare vinyl LP records and tapes with the Vinyl Recording and Restoration tool, import audio from CDs, and work with audio files in a variety of popular formats including MP3 and FLAC.
Powerful editing tools
Edit and energize your sound. Give your audio tracks presence and sparkle. Balance and trim your files, and synchronize audio with video. Assemble a podcast or a DJ set. Make your own loops to use with ACID™ Music Studio.
Create your own karaoke tracks
Sound Forge Audio Studio includes the Vocal Eraser plug-in. Remove vocals from most recordings, or isolate and extract vocal tracks from songs for remixing. The Vocal Eraser plug-in contains presets for various genres and vocal types.
Audio Enhancer plug-in
Sound Forge Audio Studio includes the exclusive Audio Enhancer plug-in by iZotope®. This one-stop audio processing engine combines five critical processes that can elevate audio files to broadcast-quality standards with a single mouse click. User presets include settings for both music and dialog.
In addition to our Show Me How tutorials, Sound Forge Audio Studio includes four in-depth videos that provide step-by-step instructions for CD creation, audio mastering, vinyl restoration, and podcast creation.*
Share your creations
Author CDs in Sound Forge Audio Studio. Burn one track at a time, or choose disc-at-once and gain full control over the pauses between tracks. Quickly convert audio files to popular formats including MP3 and FLAC. Create all the right files for the Web and your favorite portable players.
Extensive video support
Sound Forge Audio Studio makes it easy to synchronize audio with video. Import popular video formats including Windows®Media, QuickTime®, and more.
Customize audio with effects
Customize your audio with more than 30 native signal and effects processing plug-ins, including compression, EQ, delay, chorus, and reverb. VST plug-in support expands the number of effects you can apply, significantly increasing your audio processing capabilities.Recording, editing and sharing
Sound Forge Audio Studio allows you capture music and sound from virtually any source — simply plug a microphone or instrument into your computer's sound card and start recording. Then energize, sweeten, and even restore your audio with studio-quality signal and effects processing tools, and convert your new files into popular formats for Web streaming and sharing on all your favorite portable players.
Powerful recording tools
Your computer's sound card leads directly to Sound Forge Audio Studio. Record live performances, capture audio from turntables and tape players, extract audio from CDs, and open files in a wide variety of popular formats including FLAC and MP3.
24-bit/192 kHz support
Sound Forge Audio Studio software supports high-resolution24-bit, 192 kHz files and sound cards for the ultimate in audio fidelity.
Balance levels, remove noise, trim unwanted sections, and synchronize audio with video. Create your own music loops and samples to use with ACID Music Studio software. Sound Forge Audio Studio includes more than 30 built-in signal and effects processors to enhance your audio projects.
ASIO driver support
Low-latency ASIO™ driver support allows access to professional sound cards and other ASIO-compliant devices.
Integrated CD layout and burning
Create audio CDs in Sound Forge Audio Studio. Burn one track at a time or choose disc-at-once (DAO) for full control over the pauses between tracks.
Export audio to portable devices
Save audio files in a wide variety of popular formats for playback on your favorite portable players.
Rip audio CDs and edit MP3s
Rip CDs for immediate editing, then save your work in a variety of popular formats.Customizable window layouts
Customize and save your editing environments to fit the way you work. Create, save, and recall interface layouts for various editing tasks including audio editing and restoration, CD burning, and more. You can also dock floating windows together and browse open data windows using tabs.Create podcasts
Bloggers, podcasters, narrators, and reporters: Sound Forge Audio Studio has everything you need to achieve broadcast-quality results. Edit your audio, and then master it in one easy step with the exclusive iZotope Audio Enhancer plug-in*. Improve your presentations with a full menu of native signal and effects processing plug-ins, and the included 1,001 Sound Effects library.Audio restoration, effects, and processes
Use Sound Forge Audio Studio to digitize your rare vinyl LP records and tapes. Easily remove clicks, pops, and other noise from your audio files. Sweeten your sounds with more than 30 native signal and effects processing plug-ins, including compression, EQ, delay, chorus, and reverb. Sound Forge Audio Studio includes a full suite of studio-quality tools that provide professional results.Enhanced vinyl recording and restoration tools
Digitize your rare vinyl LP records and tapes, and manage your personal audio archives easily with Sound Forge Audio Studio. The enhanced Vinyl Recording and Restoration tool steps you through the conversion process and even creates new files when it detects pauses. Adjust the start and end times of tracks, and fine-tune your master recordings before burning CDs or converting to MP3 and other popular formats.More than 30 built-in audio effects
Customize your audio with more than 30 native signal and effects processing plug-ins, including compression, EQ, reverb, delay, and chorus. Alter time and pitch to fit the length of videos or create special effects. Normalize, resample, and reverse audio with ease.Resonant filter plug-in
Sound Forge Audio Studio includes the exclusive Resonant Filter plug-in, perfect for creating sweeps and effects in remixes, DJ sets, and original music.Vocal Eraser plug-in
Sound Forge Audio Studio 10 software includes the Vocal Eraser plug-in. Easily remove vocals from most recordings, or isolate and extract vocal tracks from songs for remixing. The Vocal Eraser plug-in contains presets for various genres and vocal types.VST support
Sound Forge Audio Studio natively supports VST audio plug-ins, significantly expanding your signal and effects processing options.Exclusive sound effects
Included with Sound Forge Audio Studio software is our exclusive Sony Sound Series 1,001 Sound Effects collection, loaded with audio samples perfect for presentations, commercials, web sites, computer animations, and more.
Supported operating systems
Microsoft® Windows 7 | 8 | 8.1 | 10
Minimum system requirements
- Processor: 1 GHz
- RAM: 512 MB
- Graphics card: onboard
- Sound card: onboard
- Hard drive space: 500 MB for program installation
Internet connection: Program requires one-time registration.
Supported file formats
AA3*, AAC, AIF, ASF, AU, AVI*, CDA, DIG, DLS, DV, DVF, FLAC, FRG, GIF, GIG, IVC, M2A, M2P, M2T, M4A, M4B, MMV, OGG, MOV, MSV, MP1, MP3, MP4, MPEG, MPEG-1, MPEG-2video, Sony MXF*, PCA, QT, RAW, SD, SFA, SF*, SND, TIF, VOX, W64*, WAV*, WMA*, WMV
AA3*, AC3*, AIF, ATRAC*, AU, AVI*, DIG, DLS, FLAC, FRG, GIG, IVC, M1A, M1P, M2A, M2P, M2T, MMV, MOV, MSV, MP1, MP2, MP3, MP4, MPA, MPEG, MPEG-1, MPEG-2video, Sony MXF*, OGG, PCA, RAW, SF2, VOX, W64*, WAV*, WMA*, WMV
*Supported multichannel format
|Maximum bit depth||24-bit, 32-bit float/192 kHz||24-bit, 32-bit, 64-bit float/192 kHz|
|Audio recording, editing and processing||Stereo||Multichannel|
|Number of audio effects||11 DirectX Plug-Ins||Complete suites of native and iZotope-powered high-end processors|
|VST audio effect support||✔||✔|
|ASIO driver support||✔||✔|
|ACID Loop creation tools||✔||✔|
|Video and AVI support||✔||✔|
|FLAC and AAC format support||✔||✔|
|Built-in interactive tutorials||✔||✔|
|Seamless interoperability with SpectraLayers Pro||✔|
|Includes iZotope Mastering and Repair Suite (six high-end VST plug-ins)||✔|
|Drag-and-drop editing between channels||stereo||stereo and mutichannel|
|élastique Pro timestretch and pitch shift plug-in||✔|
|Spectrum Analysis tool||✔|
|Application scripting and batch conversion||✔|
|Sound Forge project files||✔|
|Customizable keyboard mapping||✔|
|Clipped peak detection and marking||✔|
|MIDI triggering/sample transfer||✔|
|Waveform volume and pan envelopes||✔|
|iZotope Declipper plug-in||✔|
|iZotope Declicker plug-in||✔|
|iZotope Denoiser plug-in||✔|
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