iZotope, Inc. is now shipping Ozone 4, their latest update to its critically-acclaimed software mastering suite. iZotope has also set upgrade policies for current customers as well as released an unrestricted, free 10-day trial of the software for newcomers available at http://www.izotope.com/products/audio/ozone/
Ozone 4 builds on the program's reputation for superior sound quality and industry-standard mastering tools with new innovations and refinements. iZotope has updated and expanded Ozone's processing algorithms, optimizing them for today's low-latency DAW environments. Ozone 4 features a new Intelligent Loudness Maximizer mode, mid/side processing for superior control over the sound stage, hybrid crossovers, a re-designed interface and a completely updated preset manager featuring innovative MacroPresets. In addition, numerous interface improvements and ease-of-use additions make Ozone even more accessible to musicians who want to quickly finalize their projects, while also offering precise tools for professional engineers. Ozone 4 is Mac and PC compatible and works as a plug in for Pro Tools (RTAS/AudioSuite), VST, MAS, Audio Unit, and DirectX hosts.
Ozone 4 is now available for $249.99 MSRP.
Ozone 4 is distributed worldwide by M-Audio, and is also available via direct download.
Upgrade Policy: Customers who bought Ozone 3 after October 1, 2008 are eligible for a free upgrade to Ozone 4. Existing Ozone 3 customers will be able to upgrade for $79 USD, while Ozone 1 and 2 owners can upgrade for $99 USD.