Steinberg Media Technologies on Wednesday unveiled the latest version of its entry-level music production software,
Cubase SE3. Targeted to musicians, producers, students and educators, Cubase SE3 offers several new features and a new user interface. Among the new features in this version are a new audio engine, drag and drop for MIDI files, improved Hitpoint detection, and a redesigned Track Inspector. Cubase SE3 also introduces new capabilities that support an even faster workflow, including new key commands and editing functions. Cubase SE3 is fully upgradeable to Steinberg’s Cubase SX3 and Cubase SL3 applications and all projects created in Cubase SE3 can be opened in either of those two professional music applications, regardless of computer platform. Cubase SE3 will be available for $159.99 in October 2005.