Audio & video software forum: Video Editing Software with the best AUDIO capabilities?

by: studioman22 April 13, 2012 6:06 AM PDT

Like this

0 people like this thread

Staff pick

Video Editing Software with the best AUDIO capabilities?

by studioman22 - 4/13/12 6:06 AM

Hi all,

This question is addressed to any video and/or audio pros or semi-pros who have used many different kinds of video and audio software for productions.

My predicament is that I would like to buy for myself a capable Win7 pro 64 program, that doesn't break the bank. I have recent experience with Adobe Premiere Pro CS4, but only at a client site, when I work on their productions. I like it, for the most part, and it does have the capability to use VST and/or DirectX audio plugins. But it is expensive, and frankly I cannot afford it for myself.

Sony Vegas is decent, but not crazy about their interface. And it is also pricey (better than CS4 or CS5, but still expensive). And as soon as I get down into the range of things like Power Director 10 or others, it seems I lose the ability to use VST/DX plugins for the audio side. And this is crucial for me, as I have a lot of experience using programs like Cubase/Nuendo/Sonar/Reaper for pro audio applications.

So the question comes down to this: What video editing program that costs less than 150.00 or so has the capability to use VST or DirectX audio plugins?

Forum Icon Legend

  • UnreadUnread
  • ReadRead
  • Locked threadLocked thread
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   
  • ModeratorModerator
  • CNET StaffCNET Staff
  • Samsung StaffSamsung Staff
  • Norton Authorized Support TeamNorton Authorized Support Team
  • AVG StaffAVG Staff
  • avast! Staffavast! Staff
  • Webroot Support TeamWebroot Support Team
  • Acer Customer Experience TeamAcer Customer Experience Team
  • Windows Outreach TeamWindows Outreach Team
  • DISH staffDISH staff
  • Dell StaffDell Staff
  • Intel StaffIntel Staff
  • QuestionQuestion
  • Resolved questionResolved question
  • General discussionGeneral discussion
  • TipTip
  • Alert or warningAlert or warning
  • PraisePraise
  • RantRant

You are e-mailing the following post: Post Subject

Your e-mail address is used only to let the recipient know who sent the e-mail and in case of transmission error. Neither your address nor the recipient's address will be used for any other purpose.

Sorry, there was a problem emailing this post. Please try again.

Submit Email Cancel

Thank you. Sent email to

Close

Thank you. Sent email to

Close

You are reporting the following post: Post Subject

If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.

Offensive: Sexually explicit or offensive language

Spam: Advertisements or commercial links

Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other users

Illegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal content

Sorry, there was a problem submitting your post. Please try again.

Submit Report Cancel

Your message has been submitted and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.

Close

Your message has been submitted and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.

Close

You are posting a reply to: Post Subject

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to the CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to CBS Interactive Site Terms of Use.

You are currently tracking this discussion. Click here to manage your tracked discussions.

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

Sorry, there was a problem submitting your post. Please try again.

Sorry, there was a problem generating the preview. Please try again.

Duplicate posts are not allowed in the forums. Please edit your post and submit again.

Submit Reply Preview Cancel

Thank you, , your post has been submitted and will appear on our site shortly.

Close