Using Matrox I/O products with Final Cut Pro X and Compressor 4

Matrox MXO2 and Mojito MAX products are ideal for professional video capture, monitoring, and delivery with Final Cut Pro X.

Matrox MXO2 devices are the only solutions that connect anywhere, to laptop and desktop systems, including all the new Macs – 13", 15", and 17" MacBook Pros, Mac Minis, iMacs, and MacBook Airs – with the same versatile unit. Connectivity is provided by via Thunderbolt, PCIe, or ExpressCard/34. Even customers who purchased MXO2 devices years ago can simply purchase a Matrox Thunderbolt adapter to future-proof their editing systems.

Along with the new Matrox Mojito MAX card, MXO2 devices are also the only I/O solutions on the market that integrate directly with Compressor to let you deliver H.264 files up to five times faster than software alone without sacrificing quality!


FCP X supports professional video monitoring in version 10.0.4. The Matrox I/O products provide full quality audio and video monitoring via digital and analog outputs so you don't need to rely on just a preview-quality output when making edit decisions. They also include the unique Matrox HDMI Calibration Utility that lets an HDMI monitor perform like a broadcast HD/SD monitor.

Lightning fast H.264 encoding

MXO2 devices with MAX and Mojito MAX let you deliver H.264 video up to 5 times faster without sacrificing quality! Matrox MAX taps into Compressor to let you quickly and easily create H.264 files for the web, mobile devices, Apple TV, and Blu-ray discs from a variety of video sources including SD, HD, and RED proxy files up to 2K.

Choose the Matrox I/O product that’s right for you based on the I/O formats and form factor you need for your workflow.