2020 Q1 – Cpu’s in the Studio overview2020 Q1 – Cpu’s in the Studio overview

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So, here we are, back with a look over the array of CPU’s that arrived around xmas 2019 and the start of this year. Rather late to the party this time I fully admit, but it’s

Ryzen Memory testing for audio, does it make an impact?Ryzen Memory testing for audio, does it make an impact?

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Today we take another look at the Ryzen chipset and discuss further optimization’s. Memory is always a question that comes up and historically it hasn’t really had an impact for audio, where the bottleneck in

AMD Ryzen 3600, 3700X & 3900X DaWBench tested – 3 is it the magic number?AMD Ryzen 3600, 3700X & 3900X DaWBench tested – 3 is it the magic number?

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The AMD Ryzen 3000 series has been well anticipated and in fact the last time there was this much buzz around a release, it was quite possibly the first Ryzen generation a couple of years

Introducing the TW390W – Our quietest 8 Core is also our visually loudest.Introducing the TW390W – Our quietest 8 Core is also our visually loudest.

3XS TW390

Over the past year or so the Intel i9 9900K has proven itself to be a superb flagship CPU amongst our mid-range systems. With the chip having some of the best IPC (instruction per clock-cycle)

Meris Unveils The Hedra Pitch-Shifter PedalMeris Unveils The Hedra Pitch-Shifter Pedal

Meris have unveiled a new addition to their pedal line – Hedra, a three-voice rhythmic pitch shifter pedal which provides a unique combination of pitch shifting and delay effects, allowing you to add some truly

Microsoft Insider Preview Raises The Windows FLS limitMicrosoft Insider Preview Raises The Windows FLS limit

News that will possibly only affect a small number of users, but ultimately one that will make their composing life better. The FLS limit in Windows has become more and more apparent in recent years

Steinberg introduces Cubase 10Steinberg introduces Cubase 10

Cubase on system

In what’s become a fairly regular feature in the calendar these days, we see the yearly update to Cubase making its appearance once more as we hurtle towards the final month of the year. This

Intel’s i9 9900K and the Coffee Lake refresh.Intel’s i9 9900K and the Coffee Lake refresh.

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Coffee Lake has been with us now for just over a year and it’s been a rather¬†turbulent period for Intel. AMD’s continued gains over the last 12 – 18 months has marked a change in

Novation Update Their SL Series of Controller KeyboardsNovation Update Their SL Series of Controller Keyboards

Novation SL61 MKIII

Today sees the release of the third iteration of the SL49 and SL61 controller keyboards from Novation. The MKIII is much more than your standard run-of-the-mill controller keyboard with an emphasis on being a standalone

UR22MKII Production Pack limited edition – now available for pre-order.UR22MKII Production Pack limited edition – now available for pre-order.

UR22 Producer Pack

We’ve always found that Steinberg’s UR interface series have proven to be solid options at their respective price points, normally proven to be extremely capable all-rounders with great pre-amps & signal path, as well as