MasteringBOX has announced availability of its namesake MasteringBOX mastering app for Android devices. They say that it's the world's first mastering app for Android, actually, allowing musicians and amateur producers to master their tracks using only a smartphone or tablet. Here's the company's press release with all the details...
MasteringBOX is an online mastering application with a smart artificial intelligence that can detect the dynamic and spectral characteristics of the track being mastered and apply appropriate adjustments, allowing amateur producers and independent artists alike to master their song, podcast, or live recording. The innovative MasteringBOX mastering website was launched in May 2015 and now any Android user can also access all of its features by downloading the MasteringBOX app for free from Google Play.
MasteringBOX has recently made a remarkable number of improvements to its mastering engine, significantly enhancing sound quality in many different music styles due to better detection and processing.
Additionally, a whole new set of features have been introduced. Premium (PRO and Unlimited) account subscribers can use the ID3 Tag Editor to add song information -- including title, artist, composer, and album -- and also upload and crop an image for the song's cover art. This feature is compatible with MP3 and M4A formats. Indeed, in addition to the WEB OPTIMIZED (MP3 320KBPS) and CD QUALITY WAV (16BIT/44.1KHZ) formats, users can now obtain a MOBILE OPTIMIZED (M4A 128KBPS) format master.
All users can download their masters in MP3 and M4A formats for free while a premium subscription is required for WAV format masters. Meanwhile, there is also a new 'pay-per-track' option; occasional users can now order an individual master in WAV format -- no need to subscribe to a premium account for this purpose.
Accessing premium MasteringBOX features -- both in the Android app and the website itself -- is simply a case of signing up for a PRO account at a reasonable €9 EUR monthly subscription (equivalent to €7 EUR per month when paid annually) for up to three uncompressed CD QUALITY WAV (16BIT/44.1KHZ) masters per month, together with EQ Control and ID3 Tag Editor & Cover Art. Thereafter, those needing unlimited uncompressed CD QUALITY WAV (16BIT/44.1KHZ) masters could consider the Unlimited account option, offering exactly that in addition to everything else in the PRO account for €19 EUR per month (equivalent to €14 EUR per month when paid annually).
Saying that, whatever paid-for monthly subscription a user may (or may not) opt for, rest assured that the MasteringBOX Android app accesses exactly the same features as the MasteringBOX online mastering application, such as Loudness Control, EQ Control, and ID3 Tag Editor & Cover Art. Users can log in or create a new account, upload their track, preview the master with before-and-after comparison, check their orders, download any previous masters, and much more besides... and all from the comfort of their favourite Android device. Mastering. Made Easy.
MasteringBOX is an online mastering application with a smart artificial intelligence that can detect the dynamic and spectral characteristics of the track being mastered and apply appropriate adjustments, allowing amateur producers and independent artists alike to master their song, podcast, or live recording... for free! Living up to its easy-to-understand "Mastering. Made Easy" maxim, MasteringBOX aims to make mastering tracks simpler by providing better sound and appropriate loudness using drag-and-drop uploading and an almost instant, easy-to-use workflow. Indeed, in less than a minute, users can achieve amazing results that can compare to audio mastered in a professional studio environment.
Pricing and Availability:
The MasteringBOX app will run on any smartphone or tablet running Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) or higher; it is available in both English and Spanish and can be downloaded for free from the Google Play store.
Anyone interested in using MasteringBOX can sign up for a free account or PRO or Unlimited paid-for subscription services, respectively priced at €9 EUR (equivalent to €7 EUR per month when paid annually) or €19 EUR per month (equivalent to €14 EUR per month when paid annually) excluding taxes for EU residents from here.
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