Product feature comparison

Use the chart below to compare the basic features available in each product. Select the product icon to learn more about these products and how each can save you countless hours in processing and asset management tasks.
Feature Sound Grinder
Sound Grinder
Sound Grinder Pro
Sound Grinder Pro
Library Monkey
Library Monkey
Library Monkey Pro
Library Monkey Pro
Global Features

64-bit

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Spot to Pro Tools

Spot to Logic Audio

Droplets

Conversion Presets

Rapid Convert

Drag-n-drop into DAW session

Video Track Preview

Supported Audio Formats

AIFF

AMR Narrowband

AU

FLAC

MP3 (L.A.M.E. encoder)

Mpeg 4 Audio

OGG/FLAC

OGG/Vorbis

Sonic Solutions (import)

Sound Designer II

WAVE/BWAVE

Supported Metadata (import/export/view/edit)

iTunes Library Import

Broadcast Extension

Import/export only

FLAC Comments

ID3 Tags

FMPEG 4 Metadata

ProTools Metadata

Import/export only

Quicktime Metadata

Soundminer Metadata

Vorbis Comments

WAVE info

Artwork support and mapping

Batch import metadata (CSV)

Automatic metadata mapping on export

User-defined metadata mapping on export

Auto-fill metadata on export

Batch Processing

One-window design

Advanced batch processing with plug-ins and Portion Control

Batch processing from Database

Presets

Rapid Concert™

Droplets

Export specified portion

Export regions with auto-regioning

Export loops

Automatic plug-in tail extension

Forced sample rate support

Pull-up/Pull-Down sample rates

Export to original folder

Retain original folder structure

Output naming options

Basic Basic/user-defined Basic/user-defined Basic/user-defined
Plugins

Audio Units (AU)

Virtual Studio Technology (VST)

Monkey Tools

DC Offset

Gain

Insert Silence

Invert

Swap Channels

Trim

Load factory and stored presets

Create custom presets

Plugin validation

Enable/disable plug-in

Waveform Editor

High-resolution waveform editor

Edit long duration assets with efficiency

Waveform overview

Video track display

Multi-channel file support

Resizable channel display

Mute/solo channel on playback

Cut/copy/paste/paste to beginning/paste to end

Delete/crop

Add/remove channel

Auto-Region

Export regions

Auto-Trim

Non-destructive fades

Loops

Regions

Markers

Selectable horizontal units

Selectable vertical units

Snap-to-zero crossing

Full playback transport controls

Apply gain

Apply plug-in

Change sample rate

Insert silence

Invert

Make silence

Change

Normalize

Remove DC

Resample

Reverse

Swap channels

UI Color customization

Database

Import files and folders

CD ripping with index support

Import to database from tab-delimited text documents

Display assets in file-system hierarchy

Automatically updated Smart Sets

User-defined Sets with custom hierarchy

Multiple temporary bins

Advanced searching

Recent search recall

Search within search results

Custom database fields

Database import/export

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