Logic Pro X is a DAW/MIDI sequencer for Mac OS. It has been in the works for a very long time, and is known for being highly refined and pretty easy to pick up for beginners.
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Pro High quality instruments and effects
Good range of high quality synths: analog, FM, wavetable, string modulation, sampler, organ, clarinet, epiano.
Pro UI designed for ease of use
The Logic Pro X DAW has made an effort to keep clutter out of the equation so producers can focus on the music.
Pro Cheaper than similar programs
This program costs US$200 and must be bought from the app store.
Pro Comes with 32gb content
The initial download of Logic Pro X gives users 2gb of samples, but the DAW automatically downloads 30gb of samples once the Logic Pro X DAW is installed.
Pro Free update from Logic
As of 1/21/2015, Apple has released an update that allows users to upgrade from Logic to Logic Pro X.
Pro Free corresponding iPad app
In order to allow more control, the Logic Pro X DAW has added a free iPad app called Logic Remote.
Logic Remote is available in several different views, and is capable of MIDI input and parameter adjustment. It comes with a full library and browser. Navigation is easy as well via the navigation bar along the top of the screen.
Many interesting views are available, such as chord strips. This view allows users to play a series of preset chords that are already in the right key. Gestures are supported with this app, so loop speed and other properties can quickly be adjusted.
This app connects to Logic through WiFi, so the app and program should be running on the same network.
Pro Uses minimum amount of CPU
The Logic Pro X DAW is optimized for CPU usage, which makes the DAW more stable.
Pro Allows users to program their own tools
Pro Studio standard
If you take music production seriously then one day maybe you'll enter professional studio, where you will most likely find the Logic DAW along with Pro Tools.
Pro Compatible with new gadgets
If you're a geek for new music gadgets like Seaboard Rise then guess what DAW it is designed to work best with? That's right - Logic
Con Lags or crashes often
This happens usually when there is a lot going on in the track.
Con Unusable with lots of plugins: stutters and clicks
Con Only compatible with Mac
No Windows or Linux versions are available.
Con Poor audio editor
Audio editor is a lot less intuitive and accessible than other DAWs