Digidesign has announced that Ableton Live Lite 4 Digidesign Edition will soon ship with every Digidesign Pro Tools TDM and LE system as part of the Music Production Enhancement Suite. Registered owners of the previous version of Ableton Live Digidesign Edition can download a free update to the new software version for a limited time from Ableton's website at www.ableton.com/free-digidesign-update.
Live Lite 4 Digidesign Edition features some of the latest enhancements included in Ableton Live 4 software. Compared to the previously bundled Ableton Live Digidesign Edition, Live Lite 4 Digidesign Edition features new MIDI functionality, more precise control of volume, pitch and timing for audio, and offers a variety of audio and MIDI effects as well.
In addition to Live Lite 4 Digidesign Edition, the Music Production Enhancement Suite also includes Propellerhead Software Reason Adapted, and IK Multimedia's SampleTank SE, AmpliTube LE, and T-RackS EQ.
Ableton is offering a discounted upgrade path to the full version of Live 4 from the Live Lite version bundled with every Digidesign Pro Tools system. You can choose the downloadable upgrade for EUR/USD 249 or the boxed upgrade for EUR/USD 279. You can upgrade at www.ableton.com/lite-version-upgrade.