January 19, 2016 in Music and Recording (E)
[prMac.com] San Rafael, California - Audio technology company Soundness is pleased to announce availability of version 5 of the award-winning SoundSoap audio noise reduction software for Mac and Windows. SoundSoap is consumer-friendly software that solves audio noise problems like unwanted hiss and background noises, clicks, pops, crackles, electrical hum, rumble, clipping, and low volume in media files. SoundSoap is used by hundreds of thousands of consumers and professionals worldwide to create stunning audio for their video and audio projects.
SoundSoap is so easy to use that even average consumers can use it to fix audio noise problems, without requiring any audio expertise. SoundSoap is ideal for anyone creating videos, screencasts, podcasts, LP restoration, music, or dialogue. SoundSoap works as a full-featured standalone application or as an audio software plug-in for use in popular applications like Final Cut Pro X, Adobe Premiere, Pro Tools, Logic X, GarageBand, Sonar, Adobe Audition, and Digital Performer.
"This version of SoundSoap makes audio restoration even more accessible", said Steve Berkley, Founding Member of Soundness LLC. "By automatically finding noise problems in media files, all you need to do is open the media file and SoundSoap starts working right away. We've added several other important features you won't find anywhere else in audio restoration software."
SoundSoap 5 introduces groundbreaking new technology that finds and removes background noises automatically by analyzing the media file. The noise sample location now also be adjusted visually now by moving an indicator on a waveform display. Improved media playback controls make working with media files even easier, and a waveform display is now available for all file types. SoundSoap 5 adds FLAC and MP3 to an already impressive list of supported media file types. Improvements to the SoundSoap digital signal processing algorithms provide better removal of ground loops and other electrical noise problems in media files. The addition of high-resolution audio meters, a full bypass mode for before/after comparisons, and a parameter reset command are welcome additions in SoundSoap 5.
SoundSoap 5 works as a standalone application and as Audio Unit, VST, and AAX audio plug-ins. The SoundSoap 5 plug-ins require Mac OS 10.6 or later, and the standalone version requires Mac OS 10.9 or later. The Windows version of SoundSoap 5 works on Windows 7, 8, and 10, and includes the standalone application as well as VST and AAX plug-ins. The standalone version of SoundSoap 5 reads all major audio and video file formats, including QuickTime, H.264, CAF, MP4, MP3, FLAC, WAV and AIFF.
Pricing and Availability:
SoundSoap 5 includes the standalone application and plug-in versions, and costs $149 (USD). SoundSoap 5 is available now, and can be purchased and downloaded directly from the Soundness website. Previous owners of SoundSoap can upgrade to SoundSoap 5 for $49 (USD). Customers who purchased SoundSoap 4 on or after October 1, 2015 will be provided a free upgrade to SoundSoap 5.
Soundness is a privately held audio technology company based in San Rafael, CA USA. Soundness products are tailored for consumers and professionals alike, with the common goal of augmenting the audio listening experience. From the audio pulsing through your headphones to the professional recording studios that put it all together, Soundness technology powers extraordinary audio for everyone. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2016 Soundness Corporation. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, OS X and Macintosh are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.