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Cubasis version history

Cubasis continues to be refined as you can see from the available overview of new features and enhancements that have been introduced in previous updates.

Version 2.7

  • Micrologue ARP (in-app purchase)
  • Native-resolution support for iPad Pro 11" & 12.9” 2018
  • 95 new effects presets
  • Audio Unit plug-in slots extension*
  • MIDI Thru refresh
  • Mixdown normalize
  • Keyboard transpose setting
  • Extended MIDI editor range
  • Audiobus 3.0.6 library update
  • Elastique Pro 3.2.7 library update

* iOS 11 or above required

Version 2.6

  • Audio Unit full-screen support*
  • ROLI NOISE Seaboard and Drum Grid visualizer support*
  • MIDI CC support for compatible Audio Unit effect plug-ins*
  • Ready for iOS 12

*Requires iOS 11

Version 2.5

  • Native-resolution support for iPad Pro 10.5″ and 12.9″
  • Freely assignable effect slots
  • MediaBay multiple file import*

*MediaBay multiple file import requires iOS 11.

Version 2.4

  • Audio Unit MIDI*
  • Files app support*

*iOS 11 required

Version 2.3

  • Waves goes Cubasis
  • Waves AudioTrack Channel Strip (in-app purchase)*
  • Waves L1 Ultramaximizer (in-app purchase)*
  • Waves Q10 Equalizer (in-app purchase)*
  • Waves Plug-in Bundle (in-app purchase)*
  • Audio Unit automation**
  • Audio Unit user presets
  • Cubasis effect user presets
  • Over 200 effect factory presets
  • More than 70 FX Packs factory presets***
  • SDK updates & further improvements

*This in-app purchase requires iPad 4 or higher, iPad mini 2 or higher models.
**Audio Unit and Waves plug-in (in-app purchase) automation requires iOS 10 or higher.
***To make use of the free presets, FX Pack 1 and/or FX Pack 2 have to be purchased via in-app purchase.

Version 2.2

  • Classic Machines (in-app purchase)
  • Note repeat
  • Track duplicate
  • Pad mapping copy & paste
  • Reset option

Version 2.1

  • Audiobus 3
  • MIDI Editor Refresh
  • RoomWorks SE*

*User registration required to unlock RoomWorks SE reverb effect.

Version 2.0

  • Refreshed user interface
  • Real-time time-stretching featuring zplane’s élastique 3
  • Factory audio loops tempo match
  • Pitch-shifting with formant correction
  • Channel strip
  • Spin FX
  • Micrologue sound refill
  • MicroSonic TAPE instruments
  • MIDI Auto Quantize

Version 1.9.8

  • MIDI over Bluetooth LE
  • Audio Unit support
  • 28 new MicroSonic instruments
  • Revamped effect interfaces
  • iCloud Drive, External Hard Drive & Wireless Flash Drive Support

Version 1.9.7

  • New AudioCopy SDK 3.1

Version 1.9.6

  • Full iOS 9 compatibility
  • New Audiobus SDK 2.2.1
  • Audio device information has been added to setup

Version 1.9.5

  • New MiniSampler to create own instruments in a snap
  • 5 MiniSampler piano factory instruments based on HALion Sonic
  • 16 Allen Morgan MiniSampler factory drum kits paired with 128 song-oriented MIDI patterns
  • iOS 64-bit mode support (for supported iOS devices)
  • Audiobus SDK 2.1.6
  • New “Smear” demo song project

Version 1.9

  • In-App purchases

Version 1.8.1

  • Noise gate effect
  • AirPlay, Bluetooth and HDMI audio out support
  • Extended transport controls in audio editor
  • Setup redesign

Version 1.8

  • Automation
  • MIDI CC, program change & aftertouch support
  • Mixer-side global control panel
  • Phase inversion plug-in for audio channels
  • Redesigned effect rack
  • Audiobus 2.0 support

Version 1.7

  • Full Inter-App Audio support
  • Audio inputs popup added to the inspector to easily assign tracks to mono, stereo, Audiobus or Inter-App Audio
  • New in-app help system including interactive search function 
  • AudioCopy 2.0 SDK has been implemented

Version 1.6

  • New pristine audio engine with extended sample rates (44.1/48/96 kHz) and bit rates (16-/24-bit)
  • Real-time playback of arbitrary audio file formats (44.1/48/96 kHz and
    16-/24-/32-bit) independently of the project's sample rate and bit depth
  • Up to 24 assignable physical outputs
  • Assignable metronome output and pan
  • MIDI Clock latency compensation slider
  • Audio input gain adjustment option for audio interfaces and external microphones

Version 1.5

  • Micrologue virtual analog synthesizer incl. 50 factory presets
  • Modulation wheel support for Micrologue synth
  • 16 Allen Morgan Signature drum kits incl. 80 MIDI loops
  • Instrument track freeze for internal instruments
  • Instrument rack to load and edit Cubasis' instruments

Version 1.4

  • MIDI clock support
  • MIDI thru support
  • New recording mode menu (punch in/out, pre-roll, count in)
  • Improved key editor workflow with many new tools

Version 1.3

  • StudioEQ offers full four-band parametric control with variable response curves and shelving modes as well as analog-style peak filters
  • Brickwall Limiter ensures that no clipping occurs whatever level you throw at it
  • FLAC support: import and export FLAC files and save up to 60% disk space
  • CPU/Polyphony Meter