Windows Wave RT support is now shipping

Wave RT (Wave Real Time) is Microsoft's new audio driver model for the Windows family of operating systems, including Windows Vista and Windows 7 (now in beta). Windows Wave RT support is now shipping for all MOTU FireWire and USB2 audio interface products, including the UltraLite-mk3, 828mk3, 896mk3, Traveler-mk3, 8pre and 828mkII-USB2 models.

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Digital Performer 6.02 update is now shipping

Digital Performer 6.02 is now shipping. If you own Version 6, you can download the free Version 6.02 updater. This maintenance release includes numerous program enhancements and optimizations, including the new configurable Shortcuts window, new options for floating the main Control Panel and setting its level of transparency, automatic versus manual note durations in the QuickScribe Editor, more customizable key bindings and much more.

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Upgrade to MachFive 2 from GigaStudio, Kontakt and others

With unmatched sound library compatibility, industry-leading features and award-winning design, MachFive 2 is the universal sampler of choice for professionals worldwide. If you are an owner of GigaStudio, Kontakt, Structure, SampleTank or other eligible virtual sampler product, you can now upgrade to MachFive 2 for only $295. This unprecedented new upgrade offer allows you to step up to MachFive 2 at a savings of $200. There's never been a better time to switch to MachFive 2.

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MX4 Version 2.2 now supports DP6 instrument pre-rendering

MX4 version 2.2 is now available as a free download for all registered MX4 version 2 users. Version 2.2 takes full advantage of DP6's instrument pre-rendering. You'll be amazed at the number of instances of MX4 you can run in DP6 with virtually no hit on your host computer's CPU. Together MX4 and DP6 deliver an incredible combination of music making power and control. Don't have MX4 yet? For a limited time, you can upgrade to DP6 and we'll include MX4 for only an additional $99 — that's a $295 value with savings to you of almost $200!

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Digital Performer 6.01 now shipping

Digital Performer 6.01 is now shipping. If you own Version 6.0, you can download the free Version 6.01 updater. This maintenance release includes numerous program enhancements and optimizations, including the handy new Track Inspector, new preferences for running plug-ins in real time, enhancements to Final Cut Pro XML interchange, improved on-line help, new shortcuts for configuring info windows and info bars, and many other program improvements and optimizations.

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Unleash a Leopard in your MOTU studio

Mac OS X Leopard (10.5) is now shipping. Are your MOTU software and hardware products compatible? Absolutely. MOTU has worked closely with Apple to ensure a smooth transition for your MOTU products when you make the move to Leopard. In some cases, current versions of your MOTU software have already been made forward-compatible with Leopard. In other cases, MOTU software updates or driver updates are now (or soon to be) available to tame the new Leopard in your Mac.

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Digital Performer 5.12 now shipping

Digital Performer 5.12 is now shipping. If you own Version 5, you can download the free Version 5.12 updater here. This maintenance release includes numerous program enhancements and optimizations, including the ability to mix and match sample formats within a session, native operation under Japanese systems, and many program enhancements and optimizations.

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Windows Vista drivers now shipping

Windows Vista, Microsoft's highly anticipated next-generation operating system for the PC, is due to ship worldwide at the end of January 2007. In advance of Vista's formal release, MOTU is now shipping Vista-compatible drivers for all MOTU Firewire, PCI and USB hardware interface products. Are you running Windows Vista already? If so, you can download Vista drivers to run MOTU audio and MIDI hardware with your favorite Vista-compatible audio and MIDI software. All current MOTU hardware products are supported, including FireWire and UltraFast USB2 audio/MIDI interfaces such as the UltraLite and 828mkII, PCI core systems such as the 2408mk3 and HD192, and all MOTU USB MIDI interfaces.

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DP 5.11 Updater ships with hundreds of new instrument presets

Digital Performer 5.11 is now shipping. If you own Version 5.0, 5.01 or 5.1, you can download the free Version 5.11 updater here. This maintenance release includes numerous program enhancements and optimizations. The 5.11 update also includes hundreds of new presets for DP5's six included virtual instrument plug-ins.

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