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cinemon.mp4 Plugin
  • Native Playback of XDCAM EX profiles in Apple Final Cut Pro
  • Ability to playback XDCAM EX files directly from SxS cards
  • Ability to playback XDCAM EX files in QuickTime (still requires FCP to be installed on machine)
  • Drag and Drop or File Import of XDCAM EX files directly to Final Cut Pro
  • Support for Quicklook viewing of XDCAM EX files in finder
  • Render output for MOV using Final Cut Pro render engine
  • MXF rendering using XDCAM Transfer tool

Supported Formats:
  • Version V1.2 of the cinémon®.mp4 plugin for Final Cut Pro allows native editing of the following formats in Final Cut Pro sequences*:
    - XDCAM EX (MP4) 35 Mbps 60i/50i/23.98p/25p/29.97p
    - XDCAM EX (MP4) 25 Mbps 60i/50i/23.98p
    - Files exported via XDCAM Transfer Tool (MP4)

*For QuickTime support under OS version 10.6.x please refer to Apple Support page
  • Minimum Software Specifications
    - Mac OS 10.6.x*
    - Final Cut Pro 7.0
    - QuickTime 7.6.3
    - XDCAM Transfer V.2.12.0 or later
  • Minimum Hardware Specifications
    - Intel Core™2 Duo processor (1.83GHz or higher)
    - 2 GB of RAM
    - GPU
    • 18,25,35 Mbps : Same GPU requirements as Final Cut Pro

Watch demonstration video Download 60-day Trial Version Download Instructions and Release Notes Purchase Plugin (US only)
Download trial version of the cinémon software plugin
(for XDCAM HD, XDCAM EX, Omneon Support)

Note: This product is available to US customers only. US customers may download the 60-day trial version. Purchase details will be coming soon.
If you are outside the United States please contact your Sony account manager for availability.

Product requires online registration within 60 days.
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