Matrox heeft de Matrox Marvel G400 aangekondigd, die net zoals de oude Marvel G200 van allerlei leuke video-editing features voorzien is. Hier heb je een schep uit de press release:
Matrox Graphics Inc. today announced the newest addition to the award-winning Marvel product line, the Matrox Marvel G400-TV.
As the most powerful all-in-one graphics, video capture and video editing card for the PC, the Marvel G400-TV delivers the industry highest 3D, 2D and multimedia performance plus the unparalleled quality of hardware Motion JPEG (MJPEG) video capture and editing, an onboard TV tuner with audio decoding, high quality DVD playback and the best PC out to TV functionality on the market. In addition to achieving the fastest 3D gaming acceleration with the flagship Matrox G400 chip, this all-in-one graphics plus video editing card adds to the most comprehensive all-in-one solution with unique features that include DualHead Display and support for Microsoft DirectX 6 Environment-Mapped Bump Mapping.
Targeted at video editors, PC enthusiasts, multimedia authors, family users and other demanding home and business users, the Marvel G400-TV builds on the Marvel G200-TV phenomenal success, which includes winning PC Computing Breakthrough Technology of the Year award (1998) and Best Video Editing Product of the Year from PC Magazine (1998). The new 16 MB Marvel G400-TV is an AGP card equipped with a 300 MHz UltraSharp RAMDAC, an easy-to-use Marvel connector box that simplifies connecting all audiovisual cables, and a value-added software bundle that includes the award-winning Avid Cinema video editing software.
Matrox is the only manufacturer to feature hardware MJPEG video capture and editing as part of an all-in-one solution, said Dan Wood, Vice President of Technical Marketing, Matrox Graphics Inc. This means that in addition to the most comprehensive feature set, the highest levels of speed and the most stunning image quality in the industry, the Marvel G400-TV offers exceptionally high quality video capture and editing that will continue to satisfy long after people tire of the shortcomings of a software solution.
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