Daly City, CA (October 26, 2004)–Digidesign is pleased to announce the return of the MIX-to-HD Hardware Exchange program. For a limited time, registered owners of a Pro Tools|24 or Pro Tools|24 MIX system can exchange their system for a Pro Tools|HD 2 Accel or Pro Tools|HD 3 Accel system and save an additional $2,000 off the regular Hardware Exchange list prices; or they can exchange for a Pro Tools|HD 1 and save an additional $1,500. After December 20, 2004, these exchanges will return to their previous pricing.
Along with the Pro Tools|HD system of choice, all hardware exchanges will include a respective Pro Tools|HDpack 6.0 plug-in bundle for free: seven plug-ins with Pro Tools|HD 1 (a $1,952 value), fourteen plug-ins with Pro Tools|HD 2 Accel (a $4,830 value), and twenty-four plug-ins with Pro Tools|HD 3 Accel (a $8,650 value). For a complete list of the HDpack 6.0 plug-in bundle contents, visit Digidesign’s website. An iLok account is required to take advantage of the plug-ins included with this Hardware Exchange promotion; free accounts are available at www.ilok.com.
Pro Tools TDM 6.2 or higher software for Mac OS X and Windows XP is required for support of the HD Accel card, and is included with all Hardware Exchanges. For the most current compatibility information, please visit www.digidesign.com/compato.
Exchanges to Pro Tools|HD and Pro Tools|HD Accel systems continue to be available for registered owners of Pro Tools III, Pro Tools LE products, and even older non-TDM Digidesign systems. For a complete Hardware Exchange price list, visit www.digidesign.com/exchange.