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Title: Which of these DAWs do you feel has tight sync with Tempest?
Post by: dsetto on February 07, 2017, 04:45:53 PM
Hi. Which of these DAWs do you feel has tight sync with Tempest? Live, Logic, Cubase, Pro Tools.

Thank you.
Title: Re: Which of these DAWs do you feel has tight sync with Tempest?
Post by: idm on February 08, 2017, 01:15:13 AM
Tried with Studio One, but Studio One's midi implementation is buggy, so I now moved on to use Ableton as my main DAW for production and live use. So far it's tight as a rock.
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Post by: Yorgos Arabatzis on February 08, 2017, 04:19:15 AM
+1 for Live...In tips & tricks thread i wrote:

"To anyone searching for a tight sync between Ableton Live & Tempest if you own an iOS device with the free Midi Link Sync app and this adapter http://www.apple.com/shop/product/MK0W2AM/A/lightning-to-usb-3-camera-adapter
you can have a very tight sync using Ableton's Link feature  ;) "

The above method is excellent cause you can use Tempest as the master and even if you make drastic changes in tempo Live follows instantly..
Title: Re: Which of these DAWs do you feel has tight sync with Tempest?
Post by: slashy on February 08, 2017, 05:19:27 AM
I use it with Pro tools, perfect couple ;)
Title: Re: Which of these DAWs do you feel has tight sync with Tempest?
Post by: muleskinner on February 08, 2017, 12:14:20 PM
Never had any issues with the latest version of Logic + Motu XPress
Title: Re: Which of these DAWs do you feel has tight sync with Tempest?
Post by: channelite on February 08, 2017, 06:33:44 PM
Also sync improves when there is hardware monitoring. Monitoring through a mixer opposed to monitoring thorugh an audio interface and DAW. I got a pretty tight sync in Live this way and also adjusting midi clock sync delay in the preferences. Id record the tempest metranome and then ajust the sync delay. I got it tight, but then it would kinda drift out of sync after a couple of mintues. I like ableton link, but it doesnt always work for me. I think if the router has a lot of traffic that messes it up. Ive also done the adhoc  network, but sometimes it doesnt work either.
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Post by: MisterHemi on February 08, 2017, 06:35:42 PM
I'm using the Tempest with Digital Performer 9, so far no problems.

Title: Re: Which of these DAWs do you feel has tight sync with Tempest?
Post by: dsetto on February 09, 2017, 12:20:32 AM
thanks, all.
Title: Re: Which of these DAWs do you feel has tight sync with Tempest?
Post by: dsetto on February 10, 2017, 10:46:11 AM
Speaking of grapevines, .... Someone told me Cubase has a tighter MIDI clock.
Title: Re: Which of these DAWs do you feel has tight sync with Tempest?
Post by: dsetto on February 13, 2017, 09:33:27 PM
Has anyone experienced that?
Title: Re: Which of these DAWs do you feel has tight sync with Tempest?
Post by: Shanesplanet on February 18, 2017, 07:01:47 PM
+1 for tight clock in Live with win7 64 via usb. Wifi and link has its own added latencies, so I don't bother when it matters. It swings less than +-.5 bpm each way, and thats damn good for analog gear on a latent windows setup. Maybe not perfect tight, but definitely (as a drummer) close enough to not be thrown about on it. Processing latency is usually worse. THis coming from a fan of NOT using quantatize much.
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Post by: tainsus on March 08, 2017, 05:55:24 AM
Works like a charm with Logic X and a motu Track 16. My advice, buy a cheap Berhinger ADAT to get all the separate outputs for extra daw treatment after ; )
Title: Re: Which of these DAWs do you feel has tight sync with Tempest?
Post by: dsetto on March 08, 2017, 11:25:10 AM
Thank you for the responses. I remain interested in your experiences, even if this thread has been inactive.