DTS:X® Creator Suite


DTS® is committed to providing world-class tools and delivery solutions to the professionals who bring entire worlds to life for audiences around the globe. With the DTS:X Creator Suite post-production and digital media content professionals can create and deliver rich, immersive soundscapes for the cinema and home.

DTS:X Creator Suite is a comprehensive collection of tools designed to give content creators the freedom to mix and deliver immersive, interactive, object-based DTS audio content for digital cinema, Ultra HD Blu-ray, Blu-ray and other premium home formats and services.

DTS:X Creator Suite is available for purchase through Westlake Pro.


Each tool featured in the DTS:X Creator Suite is designed to work together alongside other tools, allowing for the creation, testing and delivery of immersive audio content through your existing workflow.





DTS:X Encoder offers a simplified workflow that makes it easy to create full-file and segment-based encodes from a wide range of input formats. Verify DTS bitstreams and edit without the need for an additional encode pass using the DTS:X Bitstream Tools.


The MDA Tools provide an efficient, flexible and scalable solution for professional content production. A combination of plug-ins and stand-alone applications, the MDA Tools easily integrate into existing production workflows and professional environments. Mix immersive content without height speakers, whether mixing in or delivering an immersive audio experience for headphones as DTS Headphone:X.


With support for various file types, the DTS:X Media Player is a professional software player that allows professionals to QC DTS encoded audio against video with complete control over the playback including downmix monitoring.

System Requirements

  • Operating System Requirements:
    • DTS:X Encoder Suite 1.4: macOS 10.10, 10.11 10.12 and 10.13
    • MDA Tools 2.1.1 (AAX only): macOS 10.11.x through macOS 10.13.x - Avid Pro Tools 2018.x Ultimate 
    • DTS Headphone:X 1.1 (AAX only): Mac OS X 10.10.x through macOS 10.12 - Avid Pro Tools 12
  • Intel i7 based Apple Macintosh computer with 16GB of RAM or more
  • 7200 RPM SATA for OS and external drives (SSD recommended)
  • iLok USB device and available USB port
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