Broadcast media specialist Media 100 will unveil version 12.5 of its digital non-linear editing software at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) tradeshow next week.
Major highlights of the new version include HDV capture using FireWire, which expands the acquisition and options for Media 100 editors. Media 100 12.5 will also feature support for multi-channel audio tracks.
This marks the fifth major release of Media 100 since the company was acquired by Boris FX in 2005.
Media 100 12.5 will ship in the second quarter of 2008. Customers holding valid Media 100 Platinum Software Agreements will receive version 12.5 free of charge. Media 100 HD, Media 100 HD Suite, Media 100 HDe, and Media 100 SDe customers can purchase the Media 100 Platinum Software Agreement for $895. Media 100 Producer and Media 100 Producer Suite customers can upgrade to version 12.5 for $295.