Celemony Software is shipping Version 3.1 of Melodyne cre8 ($369) and Melodyne studio ($699) audio software for Mac OS X and Windows XP. The Universal Binary version runs natively on Macs with Intel processors as a stand-alone or via ReWire, VST, Audio Units and RTAS with a host program. It supports the iLok dongle as an option and is compatible with the new Melodyne Sound Library. The library comprises sounds from Ueberschall’s Liquid Instruments.
New features include management of used audio files, a switchable pitch grid, extended combi tools, a common reset function for all pitch editing, new keyboard commands, the ability to enter percentages for time stretching and a tempo-tapping function. In addition, the polyphonic algorithm of the studio version has been improved.