Final Cut Pro and Logic Pro for iPad now available for download

After an announcement earlier this month, Apple has released Final Cut Pro and Logic Pro for iPad on the App Store.

Apple said that the Final Cut Pro and Logic Pro for iPad are completely reimagined for the portability, performance, and touch-first interface of iPad, delivering the ultimate mobile studio for today’s creatives.

Apple says that Third-party content is coming soon to Final Cut Pro for iPad to enhance the project with powerful content from leading developers, hinting at third-party plug-in support.


The Final Cut Pro and Logic Pro are available for iPad users via the App Store. Users can subscribe to each app for Rs. 499 ($4.99 for US) / month or Rs. 4,999 ($49 for US) / year, with a free one-month trial.

iPad models with M1 chips or later support Final Cut Pro, while those with A12 Bionic chips or later can use Logic Pro. To run these apps on iPad, users must have iPadOS 16.4 installed.

Highlights of Final Cut Pro for iPad

Unleash your creativity with a touch-first interface optimized for iPad

  • Skim, edit, and move your media with frame-accuracy using the all-new jog wheel
  • Navigate the Magnetic Timeline and complex projects with intuitive Multi-Touch gestures
  • Draw, highlight, and write directly on top of your footage with Live Drawing using your fingertip or Apple Pencil
  • Preview and skim your timeline and footage without ever touching the screen with Apple Pencil hover
  • Configure and resize your editing layout depending on your workflow
  • Create stunning videos with an HDR workflow on the Liquid Retina XDR display
  • Connect a Magic Keyboard to access powerful key commands and make precise edits with Apple Pencil

Sync and edit your best angles with multicamera video editing

  •  Quickly and easily create a multicam clip by automatically syncing up to four media sources
  • Cut between your best angles and audio with a tap using the multicam switcher
  • Add and remove angles or clips, adjust sync, monitor audio, and make basic edits in the angle editor

Speed up your workflows with Fast Cut machine learning features powered by Apple silicon

  • Remove and replace the background behind a subject without using a green screen with the Scene Removal Mask
  • Intelligently analyze and adjust footage for vertical, square, and other aspect ratios with Auto Crop
  • Reduce or remove background noise with Voice Isolation

Capture the perfect shot with the built-in pro camera mode

  • Record in a range of video resolutions, frame rates, and formats including ProRes
  • Adjust your white balance, manual focus, zoom, and exposure with precision control
  • Shoot in both landscape and portrait orientations
  • Monitor available recording time and audio levels
  • Save your footage directly into your project when you’re finished shooting

Finish your videos with a spectacular library of pro content

  • Customize your video with themed dynamic titles, lower thirds, bumpers, and transitions
  • Apply beautiful color presets to dial in the perfect look for your footage
  • Score your videos with soundtracks that dynamically adjust to the length of your edit
  • Choose the perfect effect to enhance your audio and video

Share your final video or send your project to Final Cut Pro for Mac

  • Export using popular presets or customize settings with control over resolution, color space, and codecs such as ProRes and HEVC
  • Send your project to Final Cut Pro for Mac for additional tools including Object Tracker, advanced color correction, and expanded third-party content options

Unlock pro editing tools to take your iMovie for iOS projects to the next level

  • Import movie projects created in iMovie for iOS to take advantage of the advanced editing tools in Final Cut Pro for iPad

Highlights of Logic Pro for iPad 

Creative interface optimized for iPad

  • Play powerful software instruments and interact expressively using Multi-Touch
  • Navigate large complex projects with pinch-to-zoom and swipe-to-scroll
  • Quickly shape and tweak your sound using Plug-in Tiles
  • Fine-tune MIDI and audio using intuitive Multi-Touch editors
  • Discover powerful features and strengthen your skills with integrated guided Lessons
  • Roundtrip capabilities let you open projects in Logic Pro for Mac or Logic Pro for iPad
  • Connect any Bluetooth keyboard to access powerful key commands
  • Create precision edits and detailed track automation with Apple Pencil

All-new Browser

  • Quickly access all Logic Pro sounds from a single location
  • Easily discover inspiring sounds with a predictive filtering system
  • Audition any sound in the Browser before adding it to your project
  • Use the Sound Library to access an expanding collection of free sound packs containing royalty‑free loops, samples, and instruments

Professional Instrument and Effects Plug-ins

  •  Create music with a massive collection of powerful software instruments including sophisticated synthesizers, realistic acoustic instruments, and modeled vintage keyboards
  • Shape your sound using high quality effects like vintage EQs and compressors, high-end reverbs, and creative multi-effects
  • Build your own guitar or bass rig with Amp Designer using vintage and modern amps, cabinets, and mics
  • Expand your instrument and effects library with third-party Audio Units

Beat Making and Production Tools

  • Radically reshape and reshuffle audio with Beat Breaker, a new sophisticated time and pitch morphing instrument
  • Use Sample Alchemy, a sample manipulation instrument that uses Multi-Touch, to transform audio into entirely new malleable sounds
  • Chop or loop any sample into a playable instrument using Quick Sampler
  • Build and play custom drum kits using samples and plug-ins with Drum Machine Designer
  • Create drum beats, bass lines, and melodic parts, and reshape sounds over time using Step Sequencer
  • Use Live Loops to capture inspiration and quickly build arrangements by mixing and matching loops, samples, and your recordings
  • Create authentic acoustic, electronic, or hip-hop drum tracks using Drummer, a virtual session player and beat producer
  • Record external instruments or microphones by connecting an audio interface or MIDI device

Full Featured Pro Mixer

  • Shape a mix using channel strips with volume faders, pan controls, plug-ins, sends, and precision automation
  • Mix naturally with Multi-Touch by moving multiple faders at once
  • Use the meter bridge to navigate an overview of all track levels — even with hundreds of tracks
  • Create Track Stacks to organize and simplify mixing large projects

Massive Library of Sounds

  • Build kits and sampler instruments with over 6,300 samples of drums, vocals, sound effects, and more
  • Over 4,800 instrument and effects patches
  • More than 9,000 loops in a wide range of styles

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