Cubase for Windows

  • Free
  • In English
  • V 10.0.60
  • 3.9
  • (857)
  • Security Status

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Dinkar Kamat
Dinkar KamatUpdated 2 years ago

Cubase—Creating Music, Your Way

Cubase is a multimedia application allowing users to create their own music. It is an audio editing software that will let you manipulate any audio as you want. Whether you are a professional or a music production novice, this app promises to provide you with everything you need to turn any audio into music

What Cubase Can Do

Cubase offers a wide range of flexible tools that lets you create music intuitively and quickly. Users can use Cubase to edit and sequence audio and MIDI. This software comes packed with virtual instruments, effects, and even sounds that you can add to your creation.

This application is a composer’s friend as it can help you find the right chords so you can arrange songs easily. It also produces sheet music for others to play. However, Cubase’s capabilities do not end there. For one it can also create musical sequences of your virtual instruments, audio recordings, and keyboards. 

Speaking of recordings, Cubase, allows users to record any instruments or vocals. Whether an ensemble or a solo, this software can produce the perfect take. Cubase can also produce beats and builds tracks quickly and easily. More it can mix multi-tracks in an intuitive and professional mixing environment. This way, it can create music with the perfect timing and pitch in no time. 

Professional Features

What makes creating music with Cubase easier is its user-friendly features. These fantastic additions do not only make music creation more convenient, but it also allows users to produce a professionally-made music 

One of these note-worthy features is the Audio Alignment feature which allows you to match multiple tracks to a reference track. For instance, if you have a backing vocal, Cubase analyzes the audio and auto-aligns the backing vocals to the lead vocal. With this feature, you no longer need to nudge the track back and forth by tiny increments to line the vocals properly.

Cubase is equipped with Channel Strip modules which delivers a classic mixing console sound. This feature turns your recorded song or track into a pleasing production you usually hear on the radio.

For first-time users, Cubase offers the Sample Track feature which provides you with a fast and enjoyable way to draw inspiration. This feature allows you to import any audio to create a sample track. Once you have imported your preferred sound, you can play it chromatically, and even manipulate it by adding effects and virtual instrument. With this, you can have fun experimenting with various sound to create your own. 

Furthermore, Cubase comes with a powerful control room that seamlessly integrates performing mixes. It also monitors setups in your recording and mixing workflow. Cubase also comes with MixConsole History which records changes made in the MixConsole. This allows you to undo/redo mixes and to decide which mix suits your project best. 

A Powerhouse of Music Production

Cubase is without a doubt one of the frontrunners in the audio editing software competition. Despite having so many features, it offers a refined and user-friendly interface and workflow. The overall sound, the instruments, and the effects are second to none. More, it lets you customize its features to make it incredibly simple. And while this program can be quite expensive, it is worth the extra cash. This software is a top-notch digital audio workstation fit for musicians.


  • Comprehensive Editing Support
  • Powerful Mixer
  • Customizable Features
  • Vast Sound Library


  • Expensive
  • Offers Less Software instruments
  • Interface Is Less Visual

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Cubase for PC

  • Free
  • In English
  • V 10.0.60
  • 3.9
  • (857)
  • Security Status

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