01 NOV

Apple Brings ‘GarageBand’ to iPhone and iPod touch

by Marianne Schultz
 

Today Apple announced the release of a version of its popular music creation application, GarageBand, that’s compatible with the iPhone and iPod touch. Version 1.1 of GarageBand is now available in the App Store for $4.99 and it is a free upgrade to existing owners of the app.

Beyond adding compatibility for the iPhone and iPod touch, version 1.1 of GarageBand also includes several new features and enhancements:

  • Universal app designed for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch
  • Create custom chords for Smart Instruments
  • Support for 3/4 and 6/8 time signatures
  • Reset song key without transposing original recordings
  • Transpose songs in semitones or full octaves
  • Additional quantization options for recordings including, straight, triplet and swing
  • New audio export quality settings for AAC and AIFF (Uncompressed)
  • Arpeggiator available in Smart Keyboard
  • Adjustable velocity settings for Touch Instruments
  • Numerous enhancements, including automatic fade out and improved audio import options

GarageBand debuted for the iPad earlier this year and has been available for the Mac for several years now.

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    GarageBand turns your iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch into a collection of Touch Instruments and a full-featured recording studio — so you can make music anywhere you go. Use Multi-Touch gestures to...

2 Comments

  1. rekzkarz

    I got it immediately for iPhone 4, have *zero* regrets. It’s awesome, allows recording myself to mix, recording instruments, plus it’s own awesome instruments & “smart instruments” which are also pretty amazing.
    Recommended…!

  2. Ipod

    It’s awesome, allows recording myself to mix, recording instruments, plus it’s own awesome instruments

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