EDIUS Pro 8 Upgrade by Grass Valley
With more creative options and real-time, no-render editing of all popular SD, HD and even 4K formats, EDIUS Pro 8 is THE most versatile and fastest nonlinear editing software available.
EDIUS Pro 8 from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, gives you real-time editing of multiple formats and framerates all on the same timeline. That means you can edit faster… and make the time to be more creative.
More Formats, Better Workflows EDIUS Pro 8 includes native support for all commonly used file formats, including Sony XDCAM, Panasonic P2 and Canon XF and EOS movie formats. For post-production work you can use Grass Valley’s high performance intermediate 10-bit codec, HQX, and there is an option available to add the Avid DNxHD codec (included as standard in the Workgroup version).
Where EDIUS Pro 8 really shines, however, is with its fast and comprehensive implementation of newer file formats, for example Sony XAVC (Intra/Long GOP)/XAVC S, Panasonic AVC-Ultra, and Canon XF-AVC. With EDIUS Pro 8, you’ll always be able to edit, whatever format comes your way.
You Buy It, You Keep It - No Subscription Fees
Unlike other NLE software providers, Grass Valley believes that you should own what you pay for. With EDIUS Pro 8, there are no ongoing subscription fees.
When you purchase EDIUS Pro 8, you get a permanent license with free updates throughout the life of EDIUS Pro 8.x.
Plus, you can install EDIUS Pro 8 on two machines, so you can have it with you on your laptop (using proxy mode on a less powerful notebook, if needed), as well on a more powerful desktop machine. That way, you can take your edit suite on location with you.
64-bit & 4K
Designed as a native 64-bit application for Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10, EDIUS Pro 8 takes full advantage of up to 512 GB system memory (for Windows 8/8.1/10 Enterprise and Pro) or up to 192GB (for Windows 7 Ultimate, Enterprise, and Professional) for super-intensive media operations, especially layering, 3D, multicam and multitrack 4K editing.
EDIUS Pro 8 is optimized for Intel’s Quick Sync Video, a feature of all current Core processors (Core i7, Core i5 and Core i3) and especially useful for video editing because it significantly accelerates MPEG-2 and H.264 encoding.
EDIUS Pro 8 has been further enhanced to use Intel Quick Sync Video for H.264 decoding to give you super-smooth H.264 playback, including 4K.
A Choice of Hardware I/O
Grass Valley designs and manufactures high quality desktop I/O hardware for EDIUS Pro 8:
• STORM 3G Elite: HD-SDI I/O + HDMI I/O+ analog I/O + RS-422 control
• STORM 3G: HD-SDI I/O + HDMI output + RS-422 control
• STORM Mobile: HDMI I/O + analog I/O
• STORM Pro: HD-SDI I/O + HDMI output
In addition EDIUS Pro 8 supports I/O hardware from the following thirdparty vendors:
–– PCI Express: DeckLink SDI, DeckLink Studio 2, DeckLink SDI 4K, DeckLink Studio 4K, DeckLink 4K Extreme
–– USB 3.0: Intensity Shuttle, UtraStudio SDI, UltraStudio Pro
–– Thunderbolt: Intensity Shuttle, Intensity Extreme, UltraStudio Mini Monitor/ Recorder, UltraStudio Express, UltraStudio 4K
–– MXO2 LE, MXO2 mini, MXO2, MXO2 Rack, Mojito MAX
AJA Video Systems
–– KONA 4, KONA 3G
Note: RS-422 control not supported with third-party hardware
For even more power and creative control during editing, EDIUS Pro 8 supports a number of third-party software plug-ins for more sophisticated titling, additional video and audio effects, keying and stabilization.
Unrivaled Mixed-Format Editing
Featuring unrivaled real-time video transcoding technology, EDIUS Pro 8 converts between HD and SD resolutions, aspect ratios and frame rates - all in real time. You can edit in HD and place 4:3 SD video on the timeline, mix NTSC and PAL sources, add 4K or combine them all into projects in other resolutions and frame rates without wasting a single moment on conversion or rendering.
EDIUS Pro 8 supports resolutions from 24x24 to 4Kx2K, all on the same timeline, even in nested sequences, all in real time.
Finishing in a variety of formats is easy with EDIUS Pro 8. Output resolutions can be customized and then saved with a variety of file wrappers - including QuickTime and Windows Media — for distribution to professional and consumer systems.
New for EDIUS Pro 8, GV Browser is a powerful new tool which allows you to manage all your video, audio and still image assets in preparation for editing in EDIUS. GV Browser is smart — when you a connect a removable drive or card reader to your system, it will automatically detect supported formats and display them in the clip bin window. Features New Features Added to EDIUS 8.2
• Primary color correction (RGB) on LOG or RAW clips.
• Motion tracking feature for Mask filter.
• Support for RAW decoding. (Sony and Canon RAW supported)
• Support for draft video preview. (EDIUS Workgroup only)
• Support for importing new Panasonic P2 AVC-Ultra formats (Intra422, Intra LT and Intra LT 2K).
• Support for browsing external folder in Sony XDCAM Station V3.0. (EDIUS Workgroup only)
• Connectivity to K2 storage via FTP without K2 Connect Option. (EDIUS Workgroup only)
• Support for Dolby-E or AC3 audio pass-through output for XDCAM MXF clip. (EDIUS Workgroup only)
• Support for handling still images as a sequence in GV Browser.
• Find duplicate clips in the GV Browser library.
• Draft preview to browse registered clips in GV Browser.
• GPX file import in GV Browser.
• Superior 4K workflow, including support for Blackmagic Design’s Deck-Link 4K Extreme, Ultra Studio 4K, AJA KONA 3G (preview only) and EDL or AAF import/export with Grass Valley HQX with DaVinci Resolve 11.
• Supports third-party I/O hardware from Blackmagic Design, Matrox and AJA.
• Edit media files with different resolutions — from 24x24 to 4Kx2K Real-time conversion of frame rates on the same timeline delivers more efficient editing into the hands of editors.
• Fast, flexible user interface, including unlimited video, audio, title and graphics tracks.
• Support for the latest file formats — Sony XAVC (Intra/Long GOP)/XAVC S, Panasonic AVC-Ultra/AVC-Intra 4K 422 and Canon XF-AVC (import only).
• Work natively with many different video formats, including Sony XDCAM, Panasonic P2, Ikegami GF, RED, Canon XF and EOS movie formats.
• Fastest AVCHD editing on the market (up to 3+ streams in real time).
• Multicam editing of up to 16 different sources simultaneously, with video output support.
• Improved MPEG decoder and encoder.
• Improved H.264/AVC decoder and encoder (for fast encoding of 4K XAVC).
• Accelerated 4K H.264 playback.
• Optimized for fourth-generation Intel Core i architecture.
• New GUI design for faster workflows.
• 64-bit native processing with maximum memory access for streamlined real-time editing.
• Proxy mode workflow for legacy computers helps extend their usability and increase ROI.
• Supports Intel Quick Sync Video for extremely fast H.264 export (for Blu-ray Disc burning).
• Fast handling of large quantities of still image files (JPG, TGA, DPX and others).
• 3D stereoscopic editing.
• Built-in image stabilization.
• Direct to Blu-ray Disc and DVD timeline export.
Please note your statutory rights are not affected.
For further information regarding Scan's warranty procedure please see our terms and conditions
- 12 months
- Return to base
- DOA Period:
- 28 days
- RTB Period:
- 1 months
Date Issued: 1st Mar 2007
RAM upgrades are probably one of the easiest upgrades to do to a modern PC. Pop the case of, stick in some new RAM, put the case back on and off you go. However, some people simply don’t like the idea of opening up a PC. For others, a RAM upgrade would require taking out old RAM, increasing the cost of the upgrade, while a few people might even have maxed out their system’s RAM limit.