Audio Formats Compatible with Final Cut Pro

You can use a variety of audio formats with Final Cut Pro, including audio files transferred from digital recorders, captured from tape, imported from audio CDs, or provided by musicians and sound designers. Final Cut Pro is compatible with audio files with sample rates as high as 96 kHz and a bit depth of 24 bits. You can work with most audio devices, such as audio CD players, DAT machines, digital multitrack recorders, or audio from videotape. For more information, see Capturing Audio from Tape and About Importing Audio Files.