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Sweetwater's Pro Tools Upgrade Finder

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Pro Tools Finder

Sweetwater has made it really easy to find the perfect version of Pro Tools for your application. By answering a series of simple questions, you can see all of your available options and choose the one that gets you everything you need to use Pro Tools.

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How do I upgrade my Pro Tools software?

Have you seen all the cool new productivity-enhancing features in Pro Tools 12? If you have, you know that there’s never been a better time to upgrade. Sweetwater has teamed up with Avid to bring you this informative chart that draws a line from your current version to where you want to be. Whether you’re on an active Upgrade Plan or not, this chart will show you which plan you need.

Don’t know if you’re on an active plan? Here’s how to check.

I Have I Need I’ll Get
Pro Tools 11, 12
w/ Active Upgrade Plan
Avid Annual Upgrade Plan Renewal +
Plug-in and Support Plan for $198
  • Pro Tools 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Plug-in bundle*
Annual Upgrade Plan (Renewal) for $99
  • Pro Tools 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
 
Pro Tools 11, 12
w/o Active Upgrade Plan
Annual Upgrade Plan (Reinstatement) for $299
  • Pro Tools 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
 
Pro Tools 10 Annual Upgrade Plan (Reinstatement) for $299
  • Pro Tools 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
 
Pro Tools 9 Annual Upgrade Plan (Reinstatement) for $299
  • Pro Tools 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
 
Eleven Rack
w/ Pro Tools 9, 10, 11
Annual Upgrade Plan (Reinstatement) for $299
  • Pro Tools 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
 
Eleven Rack
w/ Pro Tools LE 8
Pro Tools Software for $599
  • Pro Tools 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
 
mBox
3rd Gen w/ Pro Tools 9, 10, 11
or LE 8
Check out new Avid interfaces with Pro Tools 12
  • Pro Tools 12 Annual Subscription (12-month license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools
  • New Avid hardware
mBox 2
w/ Pro Tools 9, 10
or LE 8
Check out new Avid interfaces with Pro Tools 12
  • Pro Tools 12 Annual Subscription (12-month license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools
  • New Avid hardware
mBox
original
Check out new Avid interfaces with Pro Tools 12
  • Pro Tools 12 Annual Subscription (12-month license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools
  • New Avid hardware
001, 002, or 003 Check out new Avid interfaces with Pro Tools 12
  • Pro Tools 12 Annual Subscription (12-month license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools
  • New Avid hardware
Pro Tools M-Powered Annual Upgrade Plan (Reinstatement) for $299
  • Pro Tools 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
 
Pro Tools Express
Avid Edition
Annual Upgrade Plan (Reinstatement) for $299
  • Pro Tools 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
 
Pro Tools Express
inMusic Edition
Pro Tools Software for $599
  • Pro Tools 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
 

Pro Tools 12 requires an iLok 2 (sold separately)

To be eligible for an Annual Upgrade Plan renewal, you must already be under an active Upgrade Plan.
There are two ways to determine if you are on an active plan:

Option 1 — My Avid

  1. Go to www.avid.com
  2. Click the “Sign In / Register” link near the top right of the page
  3. Enter your My Avid email address login and password
  4. Click on “My Products and Subscriptions” under “My Products” in the left column
  5. Click on your Pro Tools software link and you should see a screen like this that will tell you if your Annual Upgrade plan is active:

myavid

Option 2 — App Manager

  1. Click on the purple concentric circle App Manager icon in your task bar
  2. Select “Show”
  3. Click on the Account tab
  4. Look for Pro Tools listing and it will give you the expiration date

appmanager

Questions? Call your Sales Engineer at (800) 222-4700!

* Avid All-access Plug-in bundle includes (for the duration of your Support Plan):

  • Space convolution reverb plug-in
  • 16 stompbox-style effect plug-ins:
    • BBD Delay
    • Black Op Distortion
    • Black Shiny Wah
    • Black Spring
    • C1 Chorus-Vibrato
    • DC Distortion
    • Flanger
    • Gray Compressor
    • Green JRC Overdrive
    • Orange Phaser
    • Roto Speaker
    • Studio Reverb
    • Tape Echo
    • Tri-Knob Fuzz
    • Vibe Phaser
    • White Boost

How do I upgrade my Pro Tools | HD system?

I Have I Need I’ll Get
Pro Tools | HD 11, 12
w/ Active Upgrade Plan
Annual Upgrade and Support Plan
(Renewal) for $399
  • Pro Tools | HD 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools | HD
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Plug-in Bundle
Pro Tools | HD 11
w/o Active Upgrade Plan
Annual Upgrade and Support Plan
(Reinstatement) for $999
  • Pro Tools | HD 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools | HD
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Plug-in Bundle
Pro Tools | HD 10 Annual Upgrade and Support Plan
(Reinstatement) for $999
  • Pro Tools | HD 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools | HD
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Plug-in Bundle
Pro Tools | HD 9 Annual Upgrade and Support Plan
(Reinstatement) for $999
  • Pro Tools | HD 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools | HD
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Plug-in Bundle
Pro Tools 9, 10, 11 with
Complete Production Toolkit
Annual Upgrade and Support Plan
(Reinstatement) for $999
  • Pro Tools | HD 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools | HD
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Plug-in Bundle
Pro Tools | HD Accel System Hardware Exchange Program
Call (800) 222-4700 for details.
  • Pro Tools | HD 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • New Avid HD hardware
Pro Tools 12 requires an iLok 2 (sold separately)

‡ Avid All-access for Pro Tools | HD Plug-in bundle includes (for the duration of your Support Plan):

  • Eleven amp/cabinet simulator plug-in
  • Space convolution reverb plug-in
  • Revibe II and Reverb One plug-ins
  • 16 stompbox-style effect plug-ins:
    • BBD Delay
    • Black Op Distortion
    • Black Shiny Wah
    • Black Spring
    • C1 Chorus-Vibrato
    • DC Distortion
    • Flanger
    • Gray Compressor
    • Green JRC Overdrive
    • Orange Phaser
    • Roto Speaker
    • Studio Reverb
    • Tape Echo
    • Tri-Knob Fuzz
    • Vibe Phaser
    • White Boost
  • Avid Pro Series plug-ins:
    • Pro Compressor
    • Pro Expander
    • Pro Limiter
    • Pro Multiband Dynamics
    • Pro Subharmonic

Pro Tools 12 Educational Upgrade §

If you are a You Need You’ll Get
Student/Teacher §
Pro Tools 11
Pro Tools 10
Pro Tools 9
Pro Tools M-Powered
Pro Tools Academic
Pro Tools Express — Avid Edition
w/ Active Upgrade Plan
Annual Upgrade and Support Plan
for Students/Teachers for $99
(Renewal)
  • Pro Tools 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools
Pro Tools 11
Pro Tools 10
Pro Tools 9
w/ Expired Upgrade Plan
Annual Upgrade and Support Plan
for Students/Teachers for $99
(Reinstatement)
  • Pro Tools 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools
School §
Pro Tools 11
Pro Tools 10
Pro Tools 9
Pro Tools M-Powered
Pro Tools Academic
Pro Tools Express — Avid Edition
w/ Active Upgrade Plan
Annual Upgrade and Support Plan
for Academic Institutions for $99
(Renewal)
  • Pro Tools 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools
Pro Tools 11
Pro Tools 10
Pro Tools 9
w/ Expired Upgrade Plan
Annual Upgrade and Support Plan
for Academic Institutions for $99
(Reinstatement)
  • Pro Tools 10, 11, 12 (Perpetual non-expiring license)
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Pro Tools upgrades
  • 1 year of Avid All Access Support for Pro Tools
Pro Tools 12 requires an iLok 2 (sold separately)
§ Must meet Educational Qualifications.
Avid Support
(included with select plans)
For Pro Tools For Pro Tools | HD
Billing and administration cases Unlimited; response time
within one business day
Unlimited; response time
within one business day
Software updates and upgrades Included; available upon release Included; available upon release
Troubleshooting — online support Unlimited incidents; response time
within one business day
Unlimited incidents; response time
within four hours
Troubleshooting — phone One phone call per month Unlimited calls, priority support
Additional options…
Avid Support Code (ASC) $40/case extra. Provides additional per-incident phone support for one troubleshooting case. n/a
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