When comparing Mixcraft 7 vs SoundBridge (previously Lumit), the Slant community recommends Mixcraft 7 for most people. In the question“What are the best DAWs? ” Mixcraft 7 is ranked 37th while SoundBridge (previously Lumit) is ranked 38th.
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Pro This DAW now comes with a new version ( Version 8 )
Pro Good amount of VST plugins to choose from
Supplied with many cheap and cheerful VSTs and VSTIs.
Pro Very intuitive interface
Pro Surface compatible
All functionality is accessible on the Microsoft Surface.
Pro Very quick and easy to learn
You can get a good understanding of this DAW in a few hours (faster if used tutorials).
Pro Free to use
A powerful, full-featured DAW that is free.
Pro Clutter-free interface
Little chance of getting lost or clicking the wrong button.
Incredibly responsive and quick.
Con Windows only
Mixcraft 7 is only compatible with Windows OS.
Con Stability issues
Con Latency problems
Tends to favor Windows waveRT over asio. Latency should be fine if PC sufficiently powerful - say core i3 or above.
Currently the software is glitchy, especially the 64-bit version.
Con No plugin bridging
You need to install the right version of the DAW (32 or 64 bit) depending on what plugins you use.
Con No typing keyboard to piano
You need to use a MIDI keyboard or manually press notes with the mouse.
Con Copy protection still gives error
Con No instruments
Comes with audio FX but no instruments.