Online mastering platform MasteringBOX gets major update

Drag-and-drop online mastering application MasteringBOX has announced a major update.

MasteringBOX 2.0 is armed with smart artificial intelligence that can cleverly detect the dynamic and spectral characteristics of the audio being mastered and apply appropriate adjustments, allowing amateur producers and independent artists alike to master their tracks to a more polished production standard than they might manually achieve otherwise. launched in May 2015 to critical acclaim. By building upon that success, the updated MasteringBOX 2.0 online application itself introduces a new mastering environment as well as a whole new set of features and upgrades.

There’s a new user-friendly workspace where producers can quickly access all the new features that MasteringBOX 2.0 has on offer. As such, simultaneous uploading, editing, mastering, downloading, and even ordering are all straightforward, saving time to make mastering a much more productive process.

Creators can now easily edit their masters, meaning new versions are only ever a click away.
The all-important mastering engine powering MasteringBOX 2.0 has also been updated, providing enhanced processors together with 32-bit floating-point workflow, which significantly improves the quality of the output.

On top of that, the new HD WAV format — an industry standard for video and HD publishing — has now been added alongside the CD QUALITY WAV, MP3, and M4A formats that were already available in MasteringBOX.

Meanwhile, MasteringBOX’s mastering app for Android devices has also been upgraded to MasteringBOX 2.0 status with the new HD WAV (24BIT/44KHZ) format, editing, and all other design improvements included in the app (although the new MasteringBOX 2.0 website itself is now 100% compatible with mobile phones and tablets).

MasteringBOX features flexible pricing options. free usage permits processing of one master per day in either MP3 or M4A formats. A premium subscription is required for WAV or HD WAV format masters. The ‘pay-per-track’ option lets users order an individual master in any format without having to subscribe to a premium account.

Permanent premium MasteringBOX 2.0 access starts with a Basic account at €6/month for unlimited masters in MP3 or M4A formats, together with EQ Control and ID3 Tag Editor & Cover Art. Alternatively, a €9/month Pro account offers up to three uncompressed CD QUALITY WAV masters per month, along with all the Basic benefits.

Those needing unlimited uncompressed WAV masters could consider the Unlimited account option, offering exactly that in addition to everything else in the Pro account for €19/month.

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