With Pro Tools|HDX, you get up to 5x more power per card than Pro Tools|HD Accel, so you can focus on your mix—not your mixer—and do much more with less. Compare systems.
Pro Tools|HDX uses floating-point calculations for plug-in processing and mixing, enabling you to achieve the best sound quality possible, with the least effort.
Pro Tools|HDX tightly integrates with Pro Tools HD software and your Mac or PC, giving you optimized performance from creation to completion.
There’s a reason why more professionals trust the sound of Pro Tools than with any other DAW. Now you can get even higher fidelity audio with Pro Tools|HDX.
As your needs or business grows, you can easily scale Pro Tools|HDX to handle whatever comes your way, and take advantage of unique features and workflows.
Because Pro Tools HD is designed and optimized to be part of an integrated hardware/software solution, you can capture audio in pristine clarity with near-zero latency. Even when mixing large, complex projects, you’ll experience uncompromised performance—on a Pro Tools|HDX DSPpowered system or on the host with Pro Tools|HD Native.
Solo tracks in PFL (pre-fader listen) or AFL (after-fader listen) mode. Work more efficiently when punching performances with TrackPunch and DestructivePunch. And enhance and speed up editing tasks with Continuous Scrolling, Scrub Trim tool, Replace Clip command, Time Compression and Expansion Edit to Timeline Selection command, field recorder workflows, and more.
Edit and mix sound for larger, more complex video productions, and display up to 64 video tracks in the timeline. Expand your post capabilities with advanced video features, including multiple video playlists and basic video editing tools. Share audio mixes with Media Composer editors (and vice versa) through AAF. Or integrate directly into the Media Composer workflow with the Video Satellite option, eliminating the need to render effects, transcode video, or copy files.
With Pro Tools HD, you can mix in everything from mono up to 7.1 surround sound. Build up your sonic landscape and add movement to your mix with the built-in surround panner. Work with groups of tracks faster and easier with VCA Group mixing. And with advanced automation tools, you can tackle even the largest, most complex mixes with ease.
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|Voices||96 (up to 192 total)||256 (up to 768 total)||256|
|Audio tracks*||96/48/18 (up to 512 total)||256/128/64 (up to 768 total)||256/128/64|
|Latency**||0.96 ms||0.7 ms||1.7 ms|
|Channels of I/O||32 (up to 96 total)||64 (up to 192 total)||64|
|4,096 samples||16,383 samples||16,383 samples|
|Processing depth||24-bit fixed||32-bit floating point||32-bit floating point|
|Mixer depth||48-bit fixed||64-bit floating point||64-bit floating point|
|DSP power||9 x 200 MHz processors (56k)||18 x 350 MHz processors (T1)||n/a (CPU host)|
* Audio tracks based on sample rates of 48/96/192 kHz, respectively. Installing additional cards will increase track counts to the maximum allowable.
** Latency calculated using a 96 kHz sample rate with a 64-sample buffer. Tests run using Pro Tools|HDX and Pro Tools|HD Native with HD I/O, and Pro Tools|HD Accel with 192 I/O.