AlphaTrack Quote

“AlphaTrack in five words? Fast, intuitive, innovative, compact, and attractive. Why be stuck with just a keyboard and mouse when AlphaTrack is such a great enhancement at a great price?”

Brian George, Frontier Design Group

Quick Facts

  • Optimized for fast, high-quality DAW mixing and editing in a small footprint
  • Intuitive, innovative, and powerful controls in an attractive package
  • 100mm touch-sensitive, high-resolution (true 10-bit positions) motorized fader
  • Three touch-sensitive encoders ... context-specific feedback appears on the 32-character backlit display
  • Innovative touch-sensitive jog and shuttle strip for fast timeline control
  • 22 buttons and 21 LED's for track-specific and global functions
  • Works with Pro Tools®, Sonar™, Cubase®, Reason™, Digital Performer®, Nuendo®, and other DAW software applications
  • Works on Windows XP and Mac OS X computers (Mac OS 10.3.9 or later), including Intel Macs
  • Footswitch input on back panel
  • No external power adapter required ... single USB connection and small size make it great for laptops!
Computer Music Performance Award iXBT Original Design Award 2008 Remix Technology Award 2008 Editors Choice Award

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win Drivers

Previous AlphaTrack Windows Installer v1.2 win

v1.2 2007-10-02
AlphaTrack_win_1.2.0.zip - 1.3MB
This latest AlphaTrack Windows installer is for XP, XP64, Vista, and Vista64. It also optionally installs control plug-ins for Cubase, Nuendo, Reason, and SONAR. The driver also includes control modes for operation with Pro Tools and Live. Documentation on using AlphaTrack with various applications can be downloaded below.

win Plug-ins

Previous AlphaTrack Audition 1.5 plugin win

v1 2007-04-18
Audition_1.5_AT.zip - 116KB
plugin for Audition 1.5 only

Previous Cubase /Nuendo OSX Plug-in v1.0.6 mac

v1.06 2009-02-05
AlphaTrackCN_OSX_v1.0.6.zip - 44KB
AlphaTrack control surface plug-in for Cubase 3 and Nuendo 3 and later on Mac based systems. Plug-in v1.0.6 corrects a delay in the Solo/Mute/RecArm button operation of the default Steinberg control SDK. Follow instructions in the “Cubase/Nuendo Guide” below and copy this bundle file into the Components folder of the appropriate version of Cubase or Nuendo. *** NOTE – AlphaTrack, and this plug-in DO NOT work with Cubase LE/SE, and some bundled versions, prior to Cubase LE4

Previous Cubase SX/Nuendo 3-4 OSX Plug-in v1.0.4 mac

v1 2007-05-03
AlphaTrackCN_OSX_v1.0.4.zip - 208kb
AlphaTrack control surface plug-in for Cubase SX/SL3 or Nuendo 3 and later. Updated Cubase/Nuendo Guide and Layout files included.

Previous Cubase SX/Nuendo 3-4 Win Plug-in v1.0.4 win

v1 2007-05-03
AlphaTrackCN_Win_v1.0.4.zip - 215kb
AlphaTrack control surface plug-in for Cubase SX/SL3 or Nuendo 3 and later. Updated Cubase/Nuendo Guide and Layout files included

Previous Cubase/Nuendo 32-bit Win Plug-in v1.0.6 win

v1.06 2009-02-05
AlphaTrackCN_Win_v1.0.6.zip - 56KB
AlphaTrack control surface plug-in for 32-bit versions Cubase 3 and Nuendo 3 and later. Plug-in v1.0.6 corrects a delay in the Solo/Mute/RecArm button operation of the default Steinberg control SDK. Copy this dll file into the Components folder of the appropriate version of Cubase or Nuendo. ex. CProgram FilesSteinbergCubase4Components *** NOTE – AlphaTrack, and this plug-in DO NOT work with Cubase LE/SE, and some bundled versions, prior to Cubase LE4

Previous Cubase/Nuendo 64-bit Win Plug-in v1.0.6 win

v1.06 2009-02-05
AlphaTrackCN64_Win_v1.0.6.zip - 63kb
AlphaTrack control surface plug-in for 64-bit versions Cubase and Nuendo. Version 1.0.6 corrects a delay in the Solo/Mute/RecArm button operation of the default Steinberg control SDK. Copy this dll file into the Components folder of the appropriate version of Cubase or Nuendo. ex. C/Program Files/Steinberg/Cubase4/Components

Previous Logic 8 Plug-In v1.1 mac

v1.1 2008-03-28
AlphaTrack_Logic_1.1.zip - 28KB
This is the control surface plug-in for Logic. It has been tested with Logic Pro 8 and Logic 7.2. You must first download and install AlphaTrack Mac OS X driver 1.3 or later before using this plug-in. Please also download and review the two Logic documents below for installation and use information.

Previous Logic Plug-in v1.0

v1 2008-01-14
AlphaTrack_Logic_1.0.zip - 102KB
This is the control surface plug-in for Logic. It has been tested with Logic Pro 8 and Logic 7.2. You must first download and install AlphaTrack Mac OS X driver 1.3 before using this plug-in. Please also download and review the two Logic documents below for installation and use information.

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