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M-Audio Announce Support of Apple Intel-based ComputersFireWire-compatible product line and select USB interfaces (January 27, 2006)
M-Audio, a leading provider of creative tools for computer-centric musicians, is proud to bring support for Apple's new Intel-based computers to several of its most popular USB- and FireWire-compatible products.
At the commencement of NAMM, M-Audio posted beta drivers for the entire FireWire-compatible family of products, including FireWire 410, FireWire 1814 and the new ProjectMix I/O. Beta drivers for the Fast Track USB and Fast Track Pro have also been posted to www.m-audio.com. The M-Audio engineering team is actively working on Intel-based Mac support for the remainder of the companys USB interfaces. Please visit the Support > Drivers section of the web site for additional drivers, as the compatibility list will be updated regularly.
Also at NAMM, M-Audio software partner Ableton announced that Live 5.2 will deliver native support for new Intel Macs?in addition to significant gains in audio performance. Live 5.2 will enter beta testing as soon as the new Intel Core Duo-equipped MacBook Pro is available and is expected to be released in February. M-Audio projects the rest of its developed and distributed software will be operable on ?MacTel computers in the near future.
M-Audio, a part of Avid Technology, Inc., is a leading provider of creative tools for todays electronic musicians and audio professionals. Founded in 1988, M-Audio now has independent offices in the US, Canada, UK, Germany, France and Japan, as well as independent distribution in most of the rest of the world. M-Audios ability to parlay advanced technology into affordable products has led the company to win some of the international audio communitys highest praise and awards. M-Audios mission of ?Redefining the Studio delivers new levels of control, virtualization and mobility that transform the way computer-centric musicians compose, perform and live their creative lives. In addition to manufacturing its own product lines like the popular Delta audio cards, Studiophile reference monitors and USB MIDI controllers, M-Audio also wholly owns Evolution Electronics, LTD., and distributes other best-of-class products such as Ableton Live, Way Out Ware TimewARP, Wizoo Virtual Instruments, Glaresoft iDrum, iZotope processing solutions and GForce virtual vintage instruments. In 2002, the company successfully launched a product line that brings professional-quality audio to the consumer electronics market.
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