When comparing GarageBand vs Magix Sequoia, the Slant community recommends GarageBand for most people. In the question“What are the best DAWs?” GarageBand is ranked 32nd while Magix Sequoia is ranked 33rd.
Ranked in these QuestionsQuestion Ranking
Pro Good MIDI editing with quantization, piano roll and notation
Pro Easy automated drummer
Pro Great sounding instruments
Pro Free if you have a Mac
Pro Extremely easy
GarageBand is one of the most basic and user friendly DAWs, making it very easy to learn.
Pro Very easy and fast workflow
Able to work through most projects very quickly, everything can be on screen without feeling cluttered at all.
Pro Easy Automation
The automation in Sequoia is similar to Ableton's automation, but is just a bit simpler to use and navigate.
Con Platform dependant
Only for Mac
Con Rather expensive
At $2970, it's one of the most expensive DAWs in the market.