Audio Workflow Engine — Mac

AudioTools AWE is a low cost, complete solution for the automated alteration of digital audio assets. Existing files can be post–processed or repurposed quickly and easily, in a completely predefined way. With over two dozen different signal and file processing functions, AudioTools AWE allows audio professionals to specify an end–to–end file handling and DSP chain of actions that can be run in an unattended fashion. AudioTools AWE version 1.5 significantly reduces an engineer’s need to perform repetitive tasks. Via the Output Sets feature, a single interleaved source file can be deinterleaved, processed through a complex DSP chain including VST plug–ins, and then delivered as multiple output files in multiple formats simultaneously, including AIFF, AC-3, AU, SDII, W64 and WAV.

With certified support for key audio technologies for entertainment, including Dolby Digital, Dolby E, Dolby Pro Logic II and Dolby Media Meter, AWE is an indispensable application for any audio post facility.

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Processing Functions


Format Conversion

Master Bundle (optional)

SurCode Plug-ins (optional)

VST Plug-in Interface

External I/O Interface


Variable SRC

Time Stretch

Pro Logic II

VST 2.4

Core Audio


Bit Depth

Pitch Shift

Dolby Digital

Re-order processing chain

Device I/O Plug-in

Gain Change


Mastering EQ

Dolby E

Save and reload job chains

Latency Compensation Adjustment


Channel Assignment

Mastering Limiter

Insert Silence


Mastering Reverb


Multiple output support from 1 job

Mult-band Compressor

Crossfade Hot Folder Support

Break the Chains

The first in a suite of new products that will set you free…

Increase your creative time
Automate the repetitive audio processing tasks
Increase your income
Free up the editing suite for more billable hours

Get rid of the wasted time and mindless boring drudgery of repetitive audio processing tasks, with AudioTools AWE! Finally, a serious professional tool for automating audio processing. Easy setup, easy use, powerful processing. If you can imagine it, you can do it with AudioTools AWE.

Automated Workflow

Four Easy Steps!

Awe Tabs

1) Select your input soundfiles.
2) Select your processors.
3) Select your output location.
4) Go!

Powerful Processing


Don’t be fooled by the ease of use. AudioTools AWE does serious professional processing:

• Ultra-high-quality 64-bit sample rate converters
• Fade In, Fade Out, Normalize, Gain, Concatenate, more
• Soundfile format conversion, bit-depth conversion
• Mulitchannel surround
• VST plug–in support
• Apply any number of proecessors in any order
• Create multiple file output types from a single source file
• Optional plug–ins include Dolby Digital, time/pitch, mastering EQ, more

Flexible Configuration


Hot Folder

• automatically processes any new input soundfile immediatey
• submit folders of input soundfiles
• surround sound as interleaved files or multichannel-mono
• auto-loading of multichannel-mono files
• file name modifiers
• add date, time, or custom text
• output can copy folder structure of input

Real monitoring

AWE Monitoring

• monitor input soundfiles
• monitor output soundfiles
• monitor processors in real time, and adjust parameters
• cue monitor to anywhere in the soundfile
• time display in many formats including timecode
• looping
• multichannel level metering

Setup ONCE

AWE Submit Jobs

Save Now, Recall Later

• save Jobs, recall them later
• save processor chains, recall them later
• save settings of individual processors, recall them later
• save collections of Jobs, submit them all later in a single step
• set up a Job, email it to run in another facility


AudioTools AWE is just the first of a suite of workflow-enhancing tools. Future products include:

• client/server AWE
• versioning tools
• collaberation tools

AudioTools AWE Master Bundle

AWE Master Bundle

AudioTools AWE SurCode for Dolby Digital Encoder

AWE Dolby Digital

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