The audio specialists at
TC Works GmbH have announced new versions of their TDM Plug-ins Master X3 and TC Tools, now supporting Pro Tools HD.
TDM Plug-Ins are mastering plug-ins for Pro Tools TDM systems. Master X features integrated multiband expansion, compression and limiting, all optimized for mastering applications. TC Tools includes three processing tools for your Pro Tools PCI, 24 or 24Mix. Pro Tools from
Digidesign is a sound editing and manipulation program. The Pro Tools platform, which has an open architecture, supports a wide variety of software products, both from Digidesign and its development partners.
Both TDM Plug-ins Master X3 and TC Tools now support Pro Tools 24 Mix and HD and are able to operate at sample rates up to 96kHz. Master X3 is available for Mac OS 9.x and Windows, whereas TC Tools is only available for Mac OS 9.x. Master X3 Version 3.0 and TC Tools Version 3.5 will be available from TC Works’ distributors by the end of the month.
Ralf Schluenzen, CEO of TC Works, said that “thanks to the greatly improved architecture and performance of HD systems,” they’re now able to provide 24/96 resolution for their TC Tools and Master X3 processors.
Master X3 3.0 has a manufacturers suggested retail price of US$499. The upgrade price for current users is $149. TC Tools 3.5 has a price of $999, with an upgrade price of $149. The Master X5, VoiceTools and the TDM Works bundle is being discontinued. Registered TDM Works users can upgrade to both Master X3 3.0 and TC Tools 3.5 for $199.