When comparing SAWStudio vs SoundBridge (previously Lumit), the Slant community recommends SAWStudio for most people. In the question“What are the best DAWs? ” SAWStudio is ranked 28th while SoundBridge (previously Lumit) is ranked 38th. The most important reason people chose SAWStudio is:
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Pro Incredibly fast and small since much of the code is written in assembly
It weighs just over 5 MB while sill being full-featured.
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 Very expensive
SAWStudio is now $1200, SAWStudio Lite is $600 and SAWStudio Basic is $300.
Con GUI is outdated
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.