Matrox RT.X2 Realtime HD Editing Platforms Now With Support for Windows Vista and Sony XDCAM EX
Posted Jul 4, 2008

Matrox(r) Video Products Group today announced that Matrox RT.X2 release 3.6 is now available. Highlights include support for Microsoft Windows Vista Business or Ultimate (32-bit) and realtime playback of Sony XDCAM EX .mp4 clips.

"This latest software release lets users take full advantage of Sony's popular new XDCAM EX camcorders," said Pierre-Martin Dion, Matrox product manager. "The Matrox RT.X2 platforms provide a huge productivity boost with realtime native editing of all HQ- and SP-mode resolutions and frame rates. Users can even mix their XDCAM EX footage in real time with HDV, P2 MXF, and SD material on Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 timelines."

Additional features of Matrox RT.X2 v3.6 include realtime capture of SD material directly to .m2v files via analog and 1394 input for immediate DVD authoring with Adobe Encore, as well as new realtime garbage matte effects with adjustable edge softness and opacity controls.

Key features of Matrox RT.X2
The Matrox RT.X2 platforms extend the capabilities of the Adobe CS3 software with many important benefits.

Price and availability
Matrox 3.6 requires Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 version 3.2.0 and is available as a free download from the Matrox website to all registered users.