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cubase app like garageband?

Postby thenortherner » Fri Apr 01, 2011 12:27 pm

Hi
(I wanted to post on the Cubase site but they've made a complete mess of the login system and i can't get in).

Some of you might have noticed the new garageband App for the iPad, and if you've tried it you'll know it's pretty good for a couple of quid. However, if you had a Mac computer you could send your iPad project to it in a oner. Now why can't they do this at Cubase, and Protools, and Logic and the rest for PCs. Wouldn't that be a smart thing to do. I'd pay for it.

if anyone can get into the Cubase site can you post this idea please.
(obscure topic i know)

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Re: cubase app like garageband?

Postby The Elf » Fri Apr 01, 2011 12:52 pm

I can run Cubase on a laptop. Why would I want to run a cut-down version of Cubase on an iPad?
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Re: cubase app like garageband?

Postby Andi » Fri Apr 01, 2011 12:54 pm

Bear in mind that Apple sells hardware, and so is able to price software as an incentive to buy its kit. Every Logic sold needs a Mac to run on, every iPad app needs an iPad to run on.

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Re: cubase app like garageband?

Postby Mixedup » Fri Apr 01, 2011 3:10 pm

If you really wanted to hamstring yourself with the limitations of an iPad or similar low-powered computer, you could always use a Windows 7 based tablet (eg Viewsonic) instead of an iPad, and have a much much greater choice of software. That way, you could even view Flash web pages and plug in USB and ethernet devices too...
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