TC Electronic have announced the latest addition to their PowerCore range.
They say that PowerCore X8 provides a massive amount of power, with 8 fast DSPs and oodles of RAM and that it is ideal for high-end production environments where unsurpassed quality and processing capabilities are required. PowerCore X8 comes with 14 included plug-ins, among them, the Dynamic EQ plug-in as well as the DeNoise plug-in from the Restoration Suite package.
Hereâ€™s the details according to TCâ€¦ Power
Even complex mixes are possible with just a laptop and one PowerCore X8. The unique combination of a floating-point Power PC with 8 Motorola DSPs, ensures tight integration into the native world while at the same time maintaining all of the advantages that DSPs offer for pristine signal processing. Quality
PowerCoreâ€™s software and hardware provide the utmost in quality and a future-proof design. Extremely power demanding tools like mastering dynamics, reverbs and other professional virtual processors run on PowerCore without draining the host computerâ€™s resources. With the introduction of the optional MD3 Stereo Mastering Package for PowerCore, even the most demanding mastering tasks, previously only known from System 6000, can now be performed with the PowerCore X8. Tools
PowerCore X8 delivers an array of powerful tools right out of the box. Among the 14 virtual processors included, you get the most complete collection of dynamics processing available, including a virtual Finalizer (Master X), Vintage Compression and a Voice Channel Strip. Not to mention the two TC-quality Reverbs, Modulation Effects, EQs, Synthesis and more. From the large bulk of optional plug-ins from TC Electronic and 3rd party developers, there are choice treasures for virtually any professional application, among others the highly acclaimed Restoration Suite and the System 6000 plug-ins for PowerCore, like the MD3 Stereo Mastering package and the VSS3 Stereo Source Reverb. Your choice
In addition to the 14 included plug-ins, PowerCore X8 comes with a plug-in voucher worth $500, which you can redeem at the TC -Now.com online store for optional PowerCore plug-ins. Software
PowerCore X8 ships with PowerCore 3.0 software, which is the biggest update to the PowerCore software package yet, with lot of enhancements and new features based upon a great deal of input from our users. Pricing and Availability:
The PowerCore X8 will be available in November 2007.