By PSW Staff • May 16, 2014 Some of the capabilities of new Audiofile Spectre version 1.7. A larger version of this image is below. Audiofile Engineering has released Spectre version 1.7, providing a major update to the real-time audio analysis suite for OS X. The new version, currently featured on the Mac App Store and named a “Best New App,” is available for 50 percent off the original price for a limited time. Designed for audio professionals, Spectre provides 20 different multi-channel and multi-trace meters including Level, VU, Spectrograph, Oscilloscope, Spectrogram, LU and LU History. With version 1.7, Spectre has been rewritten from the ground up to support the latest loudness standards as well as making it even more powerful. “Spectre has always been incredibly accurate,” says Matthew Foust, Audiofile managing partner and co-founder. “But the enhanced performance in version 1.7 makes your meters more detailed and responsive, providing an even clearer picture of your audio.” Beyond the performance upgrade, Spectre’s updated meters are now easier to configure. Additionally, they are now Retina-ready and fully optimized for OS X Mavericks, including improved full-screen and multiple display support. Additional enhancements: • Audio bundles enable the creation of groups of channels for audio input hardware, making configuration easier • Meter configuration now built into each meter • Traces have their own spectral analysis settings Audiofile is offering an introductory discount on Spectre for $49.99, 50 percent off the original price, for a limited time. Go here to purchase Spectre through the Mac App Store. Audiofile Engineering Comments Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Tagged with: Apps Audiofile Engineering Measurement New Products Software · all topics Subscribe to Live Sound International Subscribe to Live Sound International magazine. Stay up-to-date, get the latest pro audio news, products and resources each month with Live Sound.