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Apple Compressor 4.3.2 – Adds power and flexibility to Final Cut Pro X encoding and exporting.

Appked/ Featured, Video/on 2017-04-15 10:25

Apple Compressor 4.3.2

Compressor adds power and flexibility to Final Cut Pro X export. Customize output settings, work faster with distributed encoding, and tap into a comprehensive set of delivery features.

Powerful Encoding for Final Cut Pro

  • Use Compressor to customize encoding settings available in Final Cut Pro.
  • Choose from a wide array of codecs, sizes, frame rates, and other parameters.
  • Save your custom settings in Compressor; they automatically appear in Final Cut Pro.
  • Share settings with other editors, even if Compressor isn’t installed on their workstations.

Time-Saving Encoding Workflow

  • Experiment freely with encoding options, using real-time feedback in the Preview window.
  • Find exactly the setting you need in just a few clicks in the updated settings library.
  • Set up batch processes to streamline the encoding of large numbers of files.
  • Build batch templates to combine encoding with tasks such as moving or copying files.
  • Create self-contained Droplets to encode on the desktop with drag-and-drop ease.

Industry-Standard Encoding Support

  • Use one-step settings for Apple devices and websites such as Vimeo, YouTube, and Facebook.
  • Work with a choice of themed menus to encode and burn a DVD or Blu-ray disc.
  • Add chapter markers for discs or podcasts distributed on iPad, iPhone, iPod, or Apple TV.
  • Encode to a broad range of industry-standard formats, such as MPEG-2, H.264, and ProRes.
  • Generate files for HTTP live streaming in a single step.
  • Import Targa, DPX, TIFF, PSD, or PNG image sequences and encode them to any setting.
  • Tap into advanced encoding features for adding closed captioning, metadata, and more.

Pristine Format Conversions

  • Convert any file from its source format to another format, such as NTSC to PAL or SD to HD.
  • Clean up and customize your content using image filters, a timecode overlay, and watermarks.
  • Speed up video, slow it down, or adjust the frame rate to make the duration match a runtime.

Distributed Encoding

  • Save time by distributing encoding work among multiple cores and workstations.
  • Install Compressor on any Mac to activate it as a cluster node for distributed encoding.
  • Speed up encoding in Final Cut Pro by choosing a Compressor cluster for output processing.
  • Activate QuickCluster for dynamic configuration of nodes based on available resources.


WHAT’S NEW

Version 4.3.2:

  • Command line options for monitoring job status
  • Dithering option adds noise to images to minimize distracting patterns such as color banding
  • Option when creating iTunes Store package to identify health warning text as required by Indian law
  • Improves watermark image quality
  • Support for animated PNG and animated GIF image sequences
  • Timecode filter is accurately displayed against drop-frame media
  • Fixes sync for audio transcoded to AC-3
  • Resolves issues in which Share to DVD could become unresponsive
  • Improves font quality of DVD menu and chapter titles
  • Improves image quality when creating a DVD
  • Enhanced DVD User dialog messages with embedded links to documentation


REQUIREMENTS

OS X 10.11.4 or later, 64-bit processor


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