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March 29, 2004
Digidesign announced the availability of Pro Tools|HDpack Version 6.0, a selection of plug-ins valued at up to $8,650 US. This Pro Tools|HDpack is free for those who purchase and register a new Pro Tools|HD or HD Accel system. Customers who purchased and registered their systems between January 25, 2004, and March 25, 2004, will receive the HDpack 5.0 plug-in bundle along with all Bomb Factory plug-ins included in HDpack 6.0.
With Pro Tools|HDpack 6.0, the quantity of bundled third-party software options for processing and sound design hits a new high. Along with the standard DigiRack set of Digidesign plug-ins, free Bomb Factory plug-ins, and the Music Production Enhancement Suite (versions of Reason, Live, and IK Multimedia's SampleTank, AmpliTube, and T-RackS EQ), a new Pro Tools|HD system with HDpack 6.0 includes a PACE iLok Smart Key along with the following:
HDpack 6.0 for Pro Tools|HD 1 (a $1,950 US value)
Purchase a Pro Tools|HD 1 system for Windows or Macintosh and receive the following HDpack 6.0 plug-ins: Bomb Factory's Bomb Factory BF-3A, Cosmonaut Voice, JOEMEEK SC2 Compressor, JOEMEEK VC5 Meequalizer, moogerfooger Lowpass Filter, and SansAmp PSA-1; and Focusrite's Focusrite d2/d3.
HDpack 6.0 for Pro Tools|HD 2 Accel (a $4,830 US value)Purchase a Pro Tools|HD 2 Accel system for Windows or Macintosh and receive all of the above plug-ins listed in addition to the following: Access Music's Virus Indigo, Bomb Factory's Tel-Ray Variable Delay, Voce Spin, and Voce Chorus/Vibrato; Digidesign's D-Fi and Maxim; and Line 6's Amp Farm.
HDpack 6.0 for Pro Tools|HD 3 Accel (an $8,650 US value)
Purchase a Pro Tools|HD 3 Accel system for Windows or Macintosh and receive all of the above plug-ins along with the following: Bomb Factory's Fairchild 660, Fairchild 670, moogerfooger 12-Stage Phaser, moogerfooger Analog Delay, moogerfooger Ring Modulator, Purple Audio MC77; and Digidesign's Bruno/Reso, Impact, Reverb One, and SoundReplacer.
Authorizations for Bomb Factory plug-ins will be deposited into users' iLok.com accounts following receipt of their Pro Tools|HD product registration card. For that reason, customers will need to include their iLok.com account information on their registration card where indicated. Free iLok.com accounts can be set up by visiting www.ilok.com.
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