Average User Rating:
out of 45 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    6.1 build 269
  • Total Downloads:
  • Date Added:
    Mar. 07, 2013
  • Price:
    Free to try (14-day trial); $74.95 to buy (Buy it now)

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5 stars

"Works well for me and simple to learn. Powerful."

October 09, 2014  |  By Bigger Fatter Politics

 |  Version: Mixcraft 6.1 build 269


Easy to learn, lots of tutorials and a good work flow. It's as good as the higher priced DAWs and for my needs better because it is stable and easy. It's built to the musicians. It has very good effects which are very easy to use and the presets make it even easier.

For me all the VSTs I need are included. Third party VSTIs can crash DAWS.


Latency is an issue but there are ways around that. I have read that it has issues with interfaces but that's all DAWs. There may be problems with ASIO drivers.

Mixcraft 6 had some serious bugs but the new build so far has been bug free based on how I use it.


Based on price alone it is worth it. I am not an audio engineer so I can't say for certain whether it can be used by a pro studio but based on what I have done so far as a non professional engineer I think a trained engineer could get very good results.

The price is so low and you get so much. If you are serious about making music and not being a techno geek you will like Mixcraft. Based on other DAWs I have used and for my purposes Mixcraft is now a clear winner.

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1 stars

"Unstable Crashes Frequently High Latency Pretty GUI."

July 31, 2013  |  By CONSSTINK

 |  Version: Mixcraft 6.1 build 269


Looks good and is very intuitive and that's it.


Crashes frequently and is very buggy. Gets very unstable after 8 tracks. Most drum loops are unusable.

Mixcraft could be a good hobbyist's DAW but as it stands now it is even too unreliable for that.


Mixcraft could be a 10 but it is like a gorgeous woman who's an unstable high maintenance psycho. It's a ZERO!

Come on Acoustica, fix the latency and the stability problems even if it means removing some features.

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5 stars

"Mixcraft Pro Studio 6 - Huge Performance, Mild Price"

May 22, 2013  |  By BrotherCharles

 |  Version: Mixcraft 6.1 build 269


- BEST-in-CLASS plug-in performance.

- Gentle learning curve and Easy-to-Use!

- Unlimited number of tracks (audio and midi).

- No limits on how many VST effects can be loaded per track.

- Affordable.

- Good quality bundle of effects and virtual instruments.

- Unique preset management.

- Natively render output as MP3, OGG, WAV and WMA.

- Load video and work directly with AVI and WMV audio tracks.

- Large loop library.

- Attractive user interface.

- Highly intuitive workflow design.

- Smooth, precise knobs and sliders.

- Well-written user's manual.

- Friendly, proactive product support.

- Regularly updated and maintained.

- No dongles, call/response challenges, nor invasive piracy protection overhead.


- Only available as a 32 bit, Windows only DAW.

- No Side-chaining.

- I couldn't actually find "the kitchen sink" . . . *Grin.


Now in its sixth generation, Acoustica have upped the ante considerably with the ability to add multiple "lanes" on any single channel, improved VST crash isolation, multi-out VST support, improved midi/piano roll editing, multiple bus outputs, and ReWire integration. The standard version is an incredibly affordable option for anyone; from teenage producers to hobbyist retirees. Don't be fooled though, Mixcraft delivers a lot of "professional bang for the buck" and is much, much more than a beginner's novelty app.


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Full Specifications

What's new in version 6.1 build 269
Version 6.1 build 269 fixes for displaying the track number text when displaying effect dialogs.
Publisher Acoustica
Publisher web site http://www.acoustica.com/
Release Date March 06, 2013
Date Added March 07, 2013
Version 6.1 build 269
Category MP3 & Audio Software
Subcategory Audio Production & Recording Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows, Windows Vista, Windows 8, Windows XP
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 1.79MB
File Name Mixcraft6-Installer.exe
Total Downloads 885,418
Downloads Last Week 1,241
License Model Free to try
Limitations 14-day trial
Price $74.95

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