Pro Tools is a digital audio workstation platform for Microsoft .Windows and Mac OS X operating systems, developed and manufactured by Avid Technology. It is widely used by professionals throughout the audio industries for recording and editing in music production, film scoring, film, and television post production. Pro Tools can run as standalone software, or operate using a range of external AD converters and internal PCI or PCIe audio cards with onboard DSP!..
Fundamentally, Pro Tools, like all Digital Audio Workstation software, is similar to a multi-track tape recorder and mixer, with additional features that can only be performed in the digital domain It supports 32-bit float audio at sample rates of up to 192 kHz, and can handle WAV, AIFF, mp3, SDII audio files, and QuickTime video files. It features time code, tempo maps, automation and surround sound capabilities!.