“With our incredibly fast Power Mac G4, award-winning Final Cut Pro software and innovative FireWire technology, Apple is the platform of choice for desktop video editing,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing. “The combination of the G4, Final Cut Pro and the new Matrox RTMac card provides the most powerful, real-time editing environment on a personal computer.”
“We are extremely excited to be working closely with Apple to bring real-time DV editing to the Mac,” said Alain Legault, vice president of Product Development for Matrox. “Matrox recognizes Apple’s commitment to desktop video and is proud to partner with an industry leader.”
In addition to real-time DV editing, the RTMac PCI video card, available this summer, supplements the built-in FireWire® capabilities of the Power Mac™ G4 with composite and S-Video analog video capture and export; provides support for a second computer display for extended desktop real estate, and offers full-quality, real-time video playback and resolution on a computer display and NTSC/PAL monitor simultaneously.
Matrox Video Products Group is a technology and market leader in the field of digital video hardware and software for realtime editing, DVD authoring, and web streaming applications. The award-winning Matrox DigiSuite product line is used by television broadcasters, post-production facilities, andproject studios worldwide. The new Matrox RT Series of products is designed for corporate communicators, event videographers, and video enthusiasts. Founded in 1976, Matrox is a privately held company headquartered in Montreal, Canada with offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, and Hong Kong. For more information visit www.matrox.com/video.
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