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PowerDirector 18 Ultimate

Frys#: 9969626 Model: PDR-EI00-RPM0-01
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Professional Grade Video Editing
PowerDirector Ultimate brings creators, and aspiring content producers all the precise professional tools and features, and offers high-end performance capabilities that are needed to take total control of the video production process and workflow, without a steep learning curve.

Detailed Description
(Manufacturer # PDR-EI00-RPM0-01 )
Impressive Motion Graphics & Animated Titles
Combine motion graphic elements with your videos’ titles to make them stylish and modern.
Multi-key Sampling Chroma Key Editing
Now you can perform Hollywood-style green screen editing thanks to an improved chroma key engine and multi-key color sampling.
Advanced Motion Tracking
Ensure 100% object tracking accuracy in your video clips with frame-by-frame motion tracking.
360˚ Video Stabilization
Shaky video footage is virtually unavoidable when shooting with a 360º camera. Our 360º VR stabilization technology gives you the control to quickly produce mind-blowing VR videos, free of shakes and stutters.
Shape Designer

Apply and edit completely customizable vector shapes to your videos, with auto-fit text and keyframe controls.
Professional Format & Camera Support

Import and edit video shot on professional-grade cameras and in HEVC 10bit HDR10 & HLG, ProRes 10bit 4:2:2, XAVC 8bit 4:2:0 and MXF AVC 8bit 4:2:0 video compatibility.
4K Video Editing Preview

Preview your projects in 4K quality, and see how your video will look like before you produce.
Audio Scrubbing

Hear audio while dragging the playhead through a project so that you can quickly find the scene you need.
1:1 Square Video Editing & Production

Create, edit & produce 1:1 square videos, so you can quickly produce content perfectly fit for social media.
Motion Graphic Titles

Combine animated motion title elements with your videos to make your projects stylish and modern.
Nested Projects as Adjustable PiP Objects

Repurpose previous project files in your new ones. Embed them into scenes with keyframe control to scale, skew, rotate & even set opacity.
Reversible Timeline Track Order

Switch timeline track order between top-down and bottom-up orientations to suit your workflow.
CPU & GPU Performance Boosts

Supports transcoding of non-full frame video clips in a single timeline track. Enjoy better performance on 8+ core processors with improved multi-threading.
Improved Title Designer

Crop imported images in Title Designer for even more creative options.
Enhanced Crop, Zoom & Pan Tools

Improved crop, zoom, and pan tools give you more control over your video production process.
Extra-Large Thumbnail Option

Find content in your library faster with extra large thumbnail previews.
Undock Media Library & Timeline

Control the look and feel of PowerDirector’s interface for an enhanced video editing experience.
Volume Meter Display

Preview the audio volume in your final video with increased accuracy.
Improved Paint Designer

Move, resize and rotate painted objects within your video frame for total control.
JPG/PNG Image Sequence

Save your image sequences in widely supported JPG or PNG formats.
Adjust Particle & PiP Display Speed

Now you can change your Particle and PiP template’s display speed, making them faster or slower, so they better suit your videos.
Customize Particle & PiP Ending Action

3 new options to set the action of a PiP or Particle once the animation ends.
Library Preview

Make the video editing process even faster by previewing, marking and trimming clips directly inside your project’s Media Library.
Snap Alignment

Align or “snap” titles, masks and objects to position them perfectly within your frame. Snap to vertical/horizontal axes or other objects.
Better Multi-screen Support

Dual-screen settings are now saved, so that if you unplug and reconnect later you won’t have to reconfigure everything again!
Improved Hotkey Customization

Three new hotkey options that allow you to customize timeline scrolling & behavior using a combination of mouse & keyboard.
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10, 8/8.1, 7 (64 bit OS only)
Processor (CPU) Intel Core™ i-series or AMD Phenom® II and above
Graphics Processor (GPU) Standard Video: 128 MB VGA VRAM or higher
360-video: DirectX 11 compatible
AI Plugin: 2GB VGA VRAM or higher
Memory 4GB required (6GB or above recommended)
Hard Disk Space 7GB
Burning Device Burning drive is required for disc burning purpose
Sound Card Windows compatible sound card is required
Internet Connection Internet connection is required for initial software & file format activation.
Internet connection and registration are necessary for
downloading software updates (patches), and accessing to DirectorZone services.
Screen Resolution 1024 x 768, 16-bit color or above
Language Support English
Spanish (European)
Chinese Simplified
Chinese Traditional
Format and Device Support
Audio File (Import) WAV, MP3, WMA, M4A, OGG, FLAC, AAC, AMR-NB, Opus
Audio Format (Import) AAC, Dolby Digital*, Dolby Digital Plus*, DTS, WAVE, MPEG-1 Layer III, FLAC, ALAC
Photo File (Import) MPO, JPS, RAW, GIF, BMP, JPG, TIF, PNG, Animated GIF, HEIC
360 Photo: Equirectangular format JPG/TIF in 2:1 aspect ratio.
Look-up Table (Import) 3DL, MGA, M3D, CUBE, CSP, CMS, RV3DLUT, VF
Video Capturing Device Support Analog TV tuner
CI or USB capture device compliant with WDM standard
Video File (Import) H.265/HEVC (8bit/10bit/10bit with HDR10 and HLG)
MOV (H.264/HEVC/alpha PNG/Apple ProRes 10bit 4:2:2)
Side-by-Side Video
Top-under Video
Dual-Stream AVI
MPEG-4 AVC (H.264)
FLV (H.264)
MP4 (XAVC S, XAVC 8bit 4:2:0)
MKV (multiple audio streams)
WTV in H.264/MPEG2 (multiple video and audio streams)
DSLR video clip in H.264 format with LPCM/AAC/ Dolby Digital audio*
WebM (VP9)
MXR (8bit 4:2:0 H.264)
ProRes 4:2:2 NEW
XAVC 4:2:0 NEW

360 Video: Equirectangular format MP4 (H.264). PowerDirector supports
your movie editing specifications up to 4K resolution in 2:1 aspect ratio.
Video File Exporting (Production) High-Definition: AVCHD, AVCHD 2.0 (3D/ Progressive) MPEG-2 HD, WMV-HD
2K/4K resolution: H.264 AVC, WMV, H.265 HEVC, XAVC S
MKV H.264 AVC/H.265 HEVC (.MKV) with LPCM/AAC/DTS/Dolby Digital Audio*
MPEG-2 (.MPG) with LPCM /Dolby Digital Audio*
M2TS H.264 AVC/H.265 HEVC (.M2TS) with LPCM /Dolby Digital Audio*
MPEG-4 H.264 AVC/ H.265 HEVC (.MP4) with LPCM/AAC /Dolby Digital Audio*
XAVC S (.MP4 with AAC audio)
Windows Media (.WMV)
Windows AVI/DV-AVI (.AVI)
AVCHD2.0 for SD/SDHC/SDXC/MS memory card or flash memory
3GPP2 for 3G mobile phones
3D Video: MVC, Side-by-Side, Anaglyph
Image Sequence (JPG/PNG)
360 Video: Equirectangular format MP4 (H.264 AVC/H.265 HEVC)
Audio File Exporting (Production) AAC (.M4A)
Output Device Support iPad, iPhone
Android Phones
PlayStation Portable (PSP), PlayStation 3 & 4 , PlayStation VITA & VITA TV
XBox 360 & One, Zune

The list consists of devices from major brands that were tested by CyberLink with your movie editing specifications in mind. However, the list is not comprehensive.
If your device is not on the list, it may still be compatible with PowerDirector.
Please feel free to download the free trial to test it out.
Formats Supported for Disc Creation 3D Disc Burning: DVD/AVCHD/BD
BD Burning: BDMV
AVCHD disc burning
DVD & BD disc burning with LPCM 2ch and DTS 5.1ch audio
* Formats only available on Windows 8/8.1/10
Brand Cyberlink
Condition New
UPC 884799004797
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