MAGIX Movie Edit Pro 2016 Review

MAGIX Movie Edit Pro 2016
MAGIX Movie Edit Pro received the SimplytheBest Gold Award
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Magix Movie Edit Pro 2016 offers everything you need to design impressive movies: support for all standard camcorders, high-quality editing tools, assistants for movie editing, native 64-bit support, and so forth. Pure performance thanks to the optimized MAGIX Hybrid Video Engine, MAGIX Movie Edit Pro bundles the efficiency of the graphics processor and CPU, while supporting standard technology such as CUDA and OpenCL for NVIDIA® and AMD® Vision graphics cards.

With MAGIX Movie Edit Pro you fully exploit the 60p technology now supported by the latest camcorders and TVs. Support of the new video standard AVCHD Progressive (60p). The new technology delivers twice as many full frames as before. The advantage: smoother moving objects and even more detailed pictures - for perfect movies in top quality.

It's never been easier to turn your video footage into breathtaking works of art complete with impressive special effects, background music, and interactive menus. AVCHD recordings can be imported and edited in MAGIX Movie Edit without any recalculation. Simply import the AVCHD material with one click, edit video, burn to Blu-ray Disc complete with animated menu and present on TV.



CUSTOMIZED VIDEO EDITING

Space for creativity: A total of 99 multimedia tracks for any content guarantee freedom to be able to arrange and optimize even large and complex projects - keep your eye on everything and finish in seconds. With only a few clicks and easy editing tools you can edit your videos, add transitions, effects and titles and create a captivating soundtrack. The new Movie Wizard allows users to select specific templates from a variety of styles and categories and give their videos a unique look in next to no time. Up to 4 camera settings can be edited simultaneously with the MultiCam feature and optical distortions in video recordings corrected with the Fisheye correction tool.

EFFECT DESIGN

High-quality effects, transitions and templates MAGIX Movie Edit Pro offers an exclusive selection of professional video and audio effects (such as Chroma Keying, color correction and an Audio Mastering Suite), carefully designed transitions, animated menu templates, thematic intros and outros, deco elements, etc.

Create impressive slow motion effects with smooth speed transitions - this way you can accentuate exciting or funny situations even better.

TITLE EDITOR

Titles and texts may be entered directly into the preview window and moved using the mouse. Assign colors, fonts or sizes to individual letters, words or lines. However you design your titles - MAGIX Movie Edit Pro's advanced title engine always creates perfect edge sharpness and brilliant-quality for all of your titles. Selected objects may be zoomed into to fill the entire time axis simply by clicking.

PROFESSIONAL AUDIO EDITING

MAGIX Movie Edit Pro offers an exclusive selection of high-quality instruments and tools for dubbing, mixing and audio restoration: The handy Soundtrack Maker for automatic dubbing, the powerful realtime audio mixer with studio capabilities and the effects suite for detailed audio editing - plus a VST plug-in interface for embedding external effects.

Countless tools and wizards ensure beat- and point-exact arranging of your tracks: from automatic beat recognition to rhythm edit adjustment – the advanced MAGIX ProAudio technology always delivers perfect sound. Enrich your recordings with crystal clear Dolby® Digital Stereo sound.

IMPORT / EXPORT VIDEOS

Supports all common video formats and sources. Import your videos from digital and analog camcorders and TV cards, webcams, digital cameras with video function, DVD and hard drive recorders and many other devices. MiniDV, HDV and AVCHD camcorders, digital SLR cameras and Smartphones save videos in different formats and resolutions. With MAGIX Movie Edit Pro you can import your video into your project immediately and at the same time – without first having to convert them to the same format. You can view, sort, pre-select and import your clips directly into the timeline with the help of import assistants for AVCHD videos and video material from all other file-based sources (such as memory cards, digicams, hard disks and Smartphones).

The new export assistant displays the most popular export options at a glance. Simply select an export format and follow the instructions or specify further settings. SD cards, batch processing, DVD or Blu-ray Disc™, smartphones, media players and other mobile devices including a large selection of current device presets for iPhone, iPad and Android Smartphones. Even design unique menus for DVDs and Blu-ray Discs. Upload videos directly to YouTube, Facebook® and Vimeo®.

PERFORMANCE

FULL 3D SUPPORT *

MAGIX Movie Edit Pro 2016 Premium supports fully 3D workflows for videos with incredible spatial effects: Import any 3D photo and video format, use of the toggleable 3D preview monitor and output to DVD, Blu-ray Disc™, mobile devices or upload to YouTube etc.

NEW FEATURES AND FUNCTIONS

Title editing improvements

Enhanced preview rendering features

Various improvements for H.264 videos-based formats with variable frame rates e.g. Smartphone videos

Enhanced H.264 export with hardware acceleration

Improved import options

* Only available in the Premium/Plus versions, ** Only available in the Premium version

Content

New bonus programs (only in MAGIX Movie Edit Pro Premium)


CONCLUSION

SimplytheBest Gold AwardMAGIX Movie Edit Pro 2016 is ideal for all movie and video editing, whether it be for personal or professional use. We have tried many of the functionalities and found the program simply fabulous. Available in 3 versions: Standard, Plus and Premium. We tested the Premium version.

A SimplytheBest Gold Award is well deserved!

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