updated 01:25 am EDT, Tue April 20, 2004
Real 10 Export QT plugin
RealNetworks today released a beta version of its new for Mac OS X, a user-installable QuickTime Export module that can create high-quality RealAudio and RealVideo directly from many popular applications, such as Final Cut (Pro/Express), iMovie, Adobe After Effects, Avid Xpress Pro and QuickTime Player Pro. RealNetworks says it will add support for more applications including Adobe Premiere and Discreet Cleaner in the final version.
RealNetworks today also released the final version of RealProducer® Plus 10, the premier broadcasting solution for media professionals to encode and deliver their content in RealAudio 10 with AAC, and RealVideo 10.
"The excitement and positive embrace we have experienced from content creators, media companies and consumers for the quality breakthroughs in Real 10 since our beta launch in January 2004 has been remarkable," said Dave Richards, vice president, Business Products and Services, RealNetworks, Inc. "We are pleased to now extend Real 10 to the Mac creative community to provide Mac OS X users with the same great digital audio and video quality break-throughs using their favorite editing tools."
Launched by RealNetworks earlier this year, RealAudio 10 includes support of the standards-based AAC codec for high fidelity consumer music services, discrete multichannel audio for true 5.1 audio experiences, as well as lossless compression technology for archiving. Also launched in 2004, RealVideo 10 offers a break-through 30% improvement in efficiency over RealVideo 9, enablin