Matrox Announces Realtime 10-bit Uncompressed HD Support on Matrox Axio LE HD/SD Editing Platform< Montreal, Canada - August 27, 2007 - Matrox® Video Products Group today announced that software release 3.0 for the Matrox Axio editing platforms will add support for realtime 10-bit uncompressed HD editing to Axio LE. In addition, the Matrox Axio 3.0 release will support the Adobe® Creative Suite® 3 Production Premium and Adobe Premiere® Pro CS3 software, additional HD and SD cameras and editing resolutions, and new realtime effects. The new features of Matrox Axio will be demonstrated at IBC 2007 on stand 7.228.
"The Axio 3.0 release brings 10-bit support to the Axio LE platform as well as extensive new camera support, giving users many more workflow options," said Chris Yigit, Matrox technical marketing manager. "Combined with all the exciting new features of Adobe Creative Suite 3 Production Premium, Matrox Axio users now have all the tools they need to produce top-quality HD productions - affordably, in real time, with complete flexibility - then easily deliver to tape, DVD, Blu-ray disc, the web, and mobile devices."
New features in the Matrox Axio 3.0 release include:
The Matrox Axio family of HD and SD platforms provides a complete post-production solution that lets users get the best from the Adobe CS3 Production Premium software. The Axio platforms are designed to provide the most comprehensive realtime feature set, the highest quality native codec technology, and complete file-based workflows - totally integrated with the Adobe software.
Key features of Matrox Axio
Availability of the Matrox Axio 3.0 software
The Matrox Axio 3.0 release will be available for download from the Matrox website free of charge to all registered Matrox Axio users in late September 2007. It will support all three platforms in the Axio family - Axio LE, Axio HD, and Axio SD. Current Axio customers must obtain an upgrade to the new Adobe software from Adobe in order to use the Axio 3.0 release.
Matrox Video Products Group is a technology and market leader in the field of HD and SD digital video hardware and software for realtime editing, DVD authoring, capture/playout servers, clip/still stores, and CGs. Matrox's Emmy award-winning technology powers a full range of content creation and delivery platforms used by broadcasters, post-production facilities, project studios, corporate communicators, and videographers worldwide. Founded in 1976, Matrox is a privately held company headquartered in Montreal, Canada. For more information visit www.matrox.com/video.
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