Whether you’re producing a podcast or mixing a film soundtrack, you need the right software for the job. Adobe Audition is one of the best audio editors available. Part of the Creative Cloud suite of software, it’s favored by many professionals and amateur enthusiasts.

Adobe offers many ways to access and pay for its apps, so it’s not always easy to determine the most cost-effective option. In this article, we look at how to download Adobe Audition on a trial basis, the various subscriptions and discounts available, how to get started, and what alternatives you could consider.

Can I download Audition for free?