Additionally, Canopus Corporation has announced a line of EDIUS SP Workstations built on the company's new EDIUS SP for HDV video editing solution that captures and outputs HD video. To help editors with the transition from SD to HD, EDIUS SP Workstations edit SD content, such as DV, in HD resolution, while providing realtime output to HDTV monitors using the onboard HD component output. EDIUS SP Workstations provide realtime up-conversion from SD to HD video with all project titles, graphics and effects performed in HD resolution.
EDIUS SP for HDV is available for a suggested retail price of $3999. The Canopus Codec Option Pack, breakout box, and Canopus Video-out Plug-in Option will be available for $999, $599 and $499, respectively. The EDIUS SP Workstation 300 and Workstation 500 will be available from Canopus for $7999.99 and $8999.99, respectively.