Himalaya HD and SD Nonlinear Editing System from Newauto based on Matrox DSX PlatformNAB 2005, Las Vegas, April 15, 2005 - Matrox Video Products Group today announced that Newauto Silicon Valley Video Technology Co., Ltd. has adopted the Matrox DSX platform for its new Himalaya nonlinear editing system. Himalaya provides HD and SD editing and realtime multilayer video and multilayer title broadcasting. It includes multi-format inputs and outputs and can mix multi-format video, titles, and audio. Himalaya also features comprehensive special effects and supports video/audio codec plug-ins and third-party effects plug-ins. It seamlessly integrates the Newauto Shenbi A8 graphics/title creation system.
"Newauto and Matrox have been working together to provide advanced digital
video solutions for over 10 years. We are very happy with the performance of
Matrox DSX. Matrox DSX combines the most advanced technology available today
to provide the solution to the most demanding editing tasks including HD editing,"
said Ren Leshi, CTO, Newauto Video. "Newauto's Himalaya running on Matrox
DSX is a perfect post-production solution for broadcasters."
About Matrox DSX
Matrox DSX is a family of HD and SD video and audio components designed to allow OEMs and developers to create a wide variety of cost-effective products and applications including NLE systems, capture/playout servers, character generators, clip and still stores, graphics/production servers, automation and master control units, multi-layer compositors, and CATV barker channels. Matrox DSX combines codec and effects technologies and a full range of professional hardware components with a comprehensive Windows XP-based SDK.
Key features of the Matrox DSX platforms
|||Modular 10-bit architecture gives developers the flexibility to meet technical and price targets|
|||Full range of HD and SD audio and video I/Os|
|||Simultaneous input and output of different video standards in HD and SD|
|||Multi-format SD codec support in software - DV, DVCAM, DVCPRO, DVCPRO 50, D10, MPEG-2, 8- and 10-bit uncompressed|
|||Multi-format HD codec support in software - MPEG-2 at online and offline bit rates, 8- and 10-bit uncompressed|
|||Exploits CPU power to perform software effects on multiple streams in real time|
|||Infinite layer 10-bit compositing|
|||Professional realtime effects including color correction, chroma/luma keying, graphics overlay, smooth speed changes|
|||GPU co-processor for realtime 3D effects|
|||Key input and output support|
|||Multiple board support in a single chassis|
|||SDK based on the mature DigiSuite platform which has been used on-air by broadcasters worldwide for more than 8 years|
|||Application development support by a team of dedicated, experienced engineers|
Established in 1990, Newauto Silicon Valley Video Technology Co., Ltd., specializes in the development and manufacturing of high-tech video products. As an award-winning enterprise of Zhongguancun Science Park, Beijing Newauto has obtained many state patents as well as various state honors. Newauto products are not only being applied in CCTV, Province/City/District TV stations and other domestic professional networks but also exported to the United States, Japan, Hong Kong, Nepal and other countries. Newauto products were instrumental in the broadcasts of the ceremony for the return of Hong Kong to China, the ceremony for the return of Macau to China, the Olympics, the Asian Games, APEC, the World Cup of Soccer and many other high-profile events. For more information visit www.newautovideo.com.
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.
Matrox is a registered trademark and Matrox DSX is a trademark of Matrox Electronic Systems Ltd. Other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners.
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