Matrox Announces RT.X2 and Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 Bundles
Key features of Matrox RT.X2
Matrox RT.X2 extends the capabilities of the Adobe CS4 software with many important benefits:
Ã¢Â€Â¢ Full resolution, full frame rate realtime editing of more layers with broadcast-quality effects such as color correction, chroma/luma keying, speed changes, 2D/3D DVE, blur/glow/soft focus, etc.
Ã¢Â€Â¢ Realtime mixed-format timelines and multicam
Ã¢Â€Â¢ Composite, Y/C, and HD/SD analog component input and output with realtime high-quality downscaling from HD to SD
Ã¢Â€Â¢ Full-resolution HD monitoring on an inexpensive flat panel display via independent DVI output
Ã¢Â€Â¢ WYSIWYG video output support for Adobe Encore, Adobe After Effects, and Adobe Photoshop
Price and availability
The Matrox RT.X2 LE and Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 bundle is priced at $1,595 US (Ã¢Â‚Â¬1,349, Ã¢Â‚Â¤1,099) plus applicable local taxes. The Matrox RT.X2 and Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 bundle is priced at $1,795 US (Ã¢Â‚Â¬1,575, Ã¢Â‚Â¤1,249) plus applicable local taxes. The bundles are available from Matrox-authorized dealers worldwide. Current Adobe ® Creative Suite ® 3 Production Premium or Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 owners can purchase RT.X2 LE hardware-only at $1,095 US (Ã¢Â‚Â¬925, Ã¢Â‚Â¤760) and RT.X2 hardware-only at $1,295 US (Ã¢Â‚Â¬1099, Ã¢Â‚Â¤895) plus applicable local taxes.