DVD-Audio Solo Standard
Author DVD-Audio/DVD-Video music discs
Author DVD-Audio/DVD-Video with menus, Blu-ray music discs
Upsample, upmix, VST host
HD-Audio RemasterUpsample, upmix, VST host
3 products in a full featured software suite for Microsoft Windows personal computers
Create HD music Blu-ray, DVD discs and streaming files for immersing performances with superb sound
Export music (with pictures) to DVD-Audio/Video, Blu-ray discs, CD, and computer files
Process and structure. Convert between file formats, upsample to high-definition, upmix to surround, apply VST effects, group in titles, add pictures and navigation menus
Listen with DVD/Blu-ray players, computers, streaming multimedia player. On your home audio system, wireless device or in your car
Compatible with Mac OS X under
High-definition and surround
CD has been a good music media for many years, but the advance of technlogy now allows to reproduce music more faithfully with high-definition and surround. This results in recorded performances that are closer to the live experience, with more clarity, depth and better stage presence. Hearing is believing, try for yourself with the full featured free trials. There are several formats for high-definition audio.
DVD-Video is the ubiquitous video format and supports high-definition audio tracks up to 24 bits/96kHz stereo uncompressed PCM , or 24 bits/48kHz 5.1 compressed AC3. It plays on any DVD player.
DVD-Audio is an extension of DVD-Video and the format most dedicated to audio with support for high-definition audio up to 24 bits/192kHz stereo, 24 bits/96kHz 5.1 uncompressed PCM with mixed resolutions, efficient coding of pictures. It requires a DVD-Audio capable DVD player.
Blu-ray is the new video format with support for high-definition audio up to 24 bits/192kHz 7.1 uncompressed PCM or DTS. It requires a Blu-ray player for full Blu-ray discs and AVCHD DVD discs (up to 24bits/96kHz 5.1).
Computer audio Files in high-definition formats can play with (streaming) media players. Most players can read stereo PCM, DVD-Video ISO files in high-definition audio with menus, or MKV files with audio+video. New players also play Blu-ray ISO files and BDMV folders with menus.