Avid Announces October Availability of Native HDV Support
Posted Sep 9, 2005

Avid Technology, Inc. has announced that it expects to deliver native HDV editing and workflow support in its PC-based Avid Xpress Pro and Media Composer Adrenaline products by October 17, 2005. Customers who purchase either a Media Composer Adrenaline HD 2.x system with an assurance contract or an Avid Xpress Pro HD 5.x system before October 17 may receive free HDV software upgrades when the release ships next month.

The planned October release of HDV support will be for PC-based systems, and Avid will offer HDV as a free upgrade to customers who purchase either a Media Composer Adrenaline HD 2.x system with an assurance contract or an Avid Xpress Pro HD 5.x system before October 17, 2005. Avid Xpress Pro 4.x customers can purchase the HDV upgrade for $50 US MSRP.

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