Guitar Pro launches version 8 of its industry-standard notation software

Guitar Pro 8
(Image credit: Guitar Pro)

Guitar Pro version 8 has just landed, bringing a host of handy new features, improved UI and an increased emphasis on playback sound quality.

As Arobas Music – the company behind the notation software – says, while version 7 brought about a complete interface overhaul, version 8 is more of an “evolution” than a “revolution”. And the keyword of this evolution, the company says, is “sound”.

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Sam Roche

Sam was Staff Writer at from 2019 to 2023, and also created content for Total Guitar, Guitarist and Guitar Player. He has well over 15 years of guitar playing under his belt, as well as a degree in Music Technology (Mixing and Mastering). He's a metalhead through and through, but has a thorough appreciation for all genres of music. In his spare time, Sam creates point-of-view guitar lesson videos on YouTube under the name Sightline Guitar.