Pinnacle Studio 18

Faster video editing, more creative possiblities

Pinnacle Studio 18

Pinnacle Studio 18

£ 49.95

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  • New! 64-bit performance
  • New! 17 royalty-free music tracks
  • Drag and drop HD video editing
  • 1,500+ effects, transitions and templates
  • 6-track frame-accurate editing
  • Easy sharing online and on devices
  • New! Includes FREE training studiobacklot.tv
Pinnacle Studio 18 Plus

Pinnacle Studio 18 Plus

£ 79.95

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  • New! 64-bit performance
  • New! 17 royalty-free music tracks
  • Drag and drop HD video editing
  • 1,800+ effects, transitions and templates
  • 24-track frame-accurate editing
  • Easy sharing online and on devices
  • New! Includes FREE training studiobacklot.tv
  • Enhanced! Live Screen Capture
  • 3D import, editing and export
Best Offer Pinnacle Studio 18 Ultimate

Pinnacle Studio 18 Ultimate

£ 99.95

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  • New! 64-bit performance
  • New! 17 royalty-free music tracks
  • Drag and drop HD video editing
  • 2000+ effects, transitions and templates
  • Unlimited-track frame-accurate editing
  • Easy sharing online and on devices
  • New! Includes FREE training studiobacklot.tv
  • Enhanced! Live Screen Capture
  • 3D import, editing and export
  • New! Premium effects from NewBlue (details)
  • 4k Ultra HD video support
  • 3D import, editing and export
  • iZotope Music & Speech Cleaner

With a new native 64-bit architecture, the Pinnacle Studio 18 family delivers the speed, stability and responsiveness you need to make your most impressive movies yet. No matter which version you choose, Pinnacle Studio 18 is designed to support every step of the movie-making process from organizing and editing video clips, to adding effects and music, to sharing online and on devices. Choose the moviemaking software that's right for you with the new Pinnacle Studio family, the latest in a long line of multi-award winning video-editing software products.

New

Native 64-bit power

Native 64-bit power

All editions

Get the results you want in less time with amazing 64-bit speed and performance.

New

Triple Scoop Music

Triple Scoop Music

All editions

Choose from 17 royalty-free music tracks to easily enhance any movie.

Enhanced

Live Screen Capture

Live Screen Capture

Plus and Ultimate only

Now capture system audio and microphone simultaneously when recording directly from your screen.

New

NewBlue effects pack

NewBlue effects pack

Ultimate only

Explore endless creative possibilities with 700+ design presets and 55+ plugins from NewBlue.

Studio Studio Plus Studio Ultimate
NewBlue bonus effects (700+ presets and 55+ plugins)
4K Ultra HD video support
XAVC S support
Blu-ray™ authoring
iZotope Music & Speech Cleaner
Live Screen Capture
3D MVC file format import
Simultaneous source and master windows with drag-and-drop
Keyframe-based effects
Dolby 5.1 native support (import/export)
Customizable keyboard shortcuts
Stereoscopic 3D import, editing and export
Stereoscopic 3D depth control
Advanced NVIDIA 3D Vision support
Dual-monitor 3D support, "side by side" export
Trim editor for source clip in/out-points
Advanced DVD Authoring
Detach Audio
Advanced Title Editing (Motions)
Native 64-bit architecture
17 Royalty-free music tracks from Triple Scoop Music
6 weeks free training from Studiobacklot/Class on Demand (English)
Included 2D/3D effects, transitions, titles and templates 1500+ 1800+ 2000+
Video/audio tracks for multilayer editing 6 (3/3) 24(12/12) unlimited
Media asset rating, advanced tagging and collections advanced advanced
UI enhancements for improved ease of use
Import and polish projects from Pinnacle Studio for iPad*
Easy sharing to Facebook®, YouTube® and Vimeo®
Export to Apple® iPad, Apple® TV, Microsoft® Xbox®, and more
Export popular files: Flash®, DivX®, AVCHD™ 2.0 and MPEG-4
Storyboard and timeline editing
SmartMovie drag-and-drop automatic moviemaking
Project Packages for easy archive/restore
NVIDIA CUDA hardware acceleration
Intel® Quick Sync Video hardware acceleration
Scorefitter music library for custom-fit soundtracks
Integrated media asset library
Video/photo/music correction and enhancement in media library
Frame-accurate timeline editing
Color bars and tone generation
Transition editor
Editable themed Montage effects/transitions templates
3D auto-color adjustment for both eyes
DVD authoring

* Pinnacle Studio for iPad app not included

  • Windows 8, Windows 7 (64-bit OS recommended)
  • Intel Core Duo 1.8 GHz, Core i3 or AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ 2.0 GHz or higher
    • Intel Core2 Duo 2.66 GHz, Intel Core i5 or i7 1.06 GHz or higher required for AVCHD* & Intel Quick Sync Video support
  • 2 GB of RAM or higher, min. 4 GB for Windows 64-bit
  • DirectX 9 (or higher) graphics device with Pixel Shader 3.0 support like:
    • NVIDIA GeForce 6 series or higher (CUDA enabled required for CUDA support)
    • ATI X1000 series or higher
    • Intel GMA X3000 series or higher
  • 128 MB VGA VRAM
  • Display resolution: 1024 x 600 or higher
  • Windows-compatible sound card (multi-channel output required for surround preview)
  • 5.8 GB HDD space for full installation
  • DVD-ROM for installation (box version only)
  • Internet connection required for online activation and cloud or online services

Accessories

  • DVD burner for creating DVD and AVCHD discs

Input Options

  • Capture from DV, HDV and Digital8 camcorders or VCRs (requires a FireWire port)
  • Capture from analog camcorders, 8 mm, HI 8, VHS, SVHS, VHS-C, SVHS-C, or VCRs (NTSC/PAL/SECAM) (requires Pinnacle or Dazzle video hardware – sold separately)
  • Import from AVCHD and other file based camcorders, digital still cameras, mobile devices and webcams

Import Formats

  • Video: MVC, AVCHD, DV, HDV, AVI, MPEG-1/-2/-4, DivX, Flash, 3GP (MPEG-4, H.263), WMV, Non-encrypted DVD titles (incl. DVD-VR/+VR), QuickTime (DV, MJPEG, MPEG-4, H.264), DivX Plus MKV
  • Audio: MP3, MPA, M4A, WAV, AMR, AC3, AAC, Vorbis, WMA
  • Graphic: JPS, BMP, GIF, JPG, PCX, PSD, TGA, TIF, WMF, PNG, J2K

Export Formats

  • AVCHD, DVD (DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R or DVD+RW, dual layer)
  • Apple iPod/iPhone/iPad/TV, Sony PSP/PS3/PS4, Nintendo Wii, Microsoft Xbox compatible formats
  • DV, HDV, AVI, DivX, WMV, MPEG-1/-2/-4, Flash, 3GP, WAV, MP2, MP3, MP4, QuickTime, H.264, DivX Plus MKV, JPEG, TIF, TGA, BMP
  • Dolby Digital 2-channel

Supported Languages

  • Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Russian, Spanish, and Swedish.