MacroSystem, Inc. Announces the High Definition Video RT/HD
Posted Feb 5, 2006

MacroSystem, Inc. has announced the delivery of a new conversion box that provides live, full-resolution display of HDV material. With this technology, individuals may now efficiently archive, duplicate, and view HD-V footage, without compromising the resolution through compression and lengthy conversion times.

In 1996, Macrosystem introduced its line of standalone non-linear edi┬Čtors, providing videographers with a powerful and easy-to-use resource for producing professional digital videos. The Macrosystem HD-V RT/HD debuts as a unique product in the market by providing individuals with a way to work with native HD-V material in a convenient studio setting, without requiring a larger and more expensive HDTV monitor.

The Macrosystem High Definition Video RT/HD provides individuals with a multi-purpose tool well-suited for any HDV editing environment. The Macrosystem HD-V RT/HD connects via FireWire and in real-time enables the full resolution HDV signal to be viewed via either DVI or VGA ports and outputs a resolution of up to 1920 X 1200. This device is compatible with all HDV camcorders, recorders, and HD-V editing applications, according to MacroSystem. This console includes a removable 250 gigabyte hard drive, providing up to 30 project partitions and storing up to 23 hours of HDV ma┬Čterial. The HDV Recorder is compatible with all formats: 720p, 1080i, NTSC and PAL and a single hard drive can contain any combination of these formats. Ideal for professionals and prosumers working with HD-V streams, the Macrosystem HD-V RT/HD is the solution for vendors using industrial HDV presentations and Point of Sale HDV applications where playlists and continuous HDV streams are desired. The HD-V Recorder has an MSRP of $1999. For more information, visit