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Frequently Asked Questions regarding the Max 8 discount for Ableton Customers.
Can I get a discount on Max 8 if I am an Ableton customer?
Yes! If you own Ableton Live Suite or Ableton Live Standard with Max for Live you qualify for 50% off the price of a full version of Max. You can purchase Max here.
Do I need an Ableton serial number to get the discount?
Yes, a Max for Live or Live Suite serial number is required to obtain the discount.
Is the discount for a permanent Max 8 license?
Yes, you will receive a permanent Max 8 license.
Can I get a discount on a Max subscription license if I am an Ableton customer?
No, the discount we offer to Ableton customers is only for a permanent Max 8 license.
If I am currently a student/teacher, can I get an academic discount in addition to the Ableton customer discount?
No. Cycling '74 does not offer combined discounts.
What is the difference between Max and Max for Live?
Max and Max for Live are two separate products. The version of Max that comes bundled with Live is optimized for use with Max for Live, but it is not the full Max 8 application, and is not intended to be used outside of the context of Live.
The below chart provides a quick comparison of the features included in Max versus Max for Live. If you are interested in learning more about what the standalone version of Max has to offer, please check out our product page. Owners of Max for Live qualify for the Ableton customer discount on a full version of Max.