Apple releases iMovie update with 4K video support, new user interface

The 10.1 update is available in the Mac App Store and is free to users of iMovie 9 or later.

On the heels of the release of the new 21.5-inch Retina 4K iMac and the new Magic input devices, Apple has updated iMovie for Mac to version 10.1.

The new version of iMovie features:

  • The ability to edit and share videos at 4K resolution.
  • Support for 1080p video at 60 frames per second.
  • A new interface with a three-tabbed layout and a dedicated Projects browser.
  • Importing of projects created in iMovie for iOS.
  • The option to hide Browser while editing a video.
  • Ten video filters previously found only in iMovie for iOS.
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iMovie for Mac 10.1

The 10.1 update is available in the Mac App Store and is free to users of iMovie 9 or later. iMovie for Mac is $15.

Macworld will have a review of the new version of iMovie for Mac coming soon.

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