Matrox Announces New Features for Matrox RT.X2
Posted Sep 6, 2006

Matrox Video Products Group today announced that release 2.0 software for the Matrox RT.X2 realtime HDV and DV editing platform will provide significant new features including realtime native editing of JVC's ProHD HDV 720p format. Matrox RT.X2 is designed primarily for realtime native HDV and DV editing with Adobe Premiere Pro. It also provides a high-quality MPEG-2 I-frame codec so users can capture other HD and SD formats using RT.X2's analog inputs and mix all types of footage on the timeline in real time. Matrox RT.X2 will be demonstrated on the Matrox stand 7.128.

Other new features coming in release 2.0 include the following:

Key features of Matrox RT.X2 include the following:

Priced at $1,995 US in North America (£1174, €1749) including Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0, Matrox RT.X2 is now available through a worldwide network of authorized dealers. Release 2.0 is scheduled for November 2006.