Matrox Video Products Group announced that support for the Avid DNxHD codec is now integrated into its Matrox DSX Developer Products. Manufacturers of PC-based ingest/playout servers, character generators, broadcast graphics systems, and transcoding systems can now easily support workflows that rely on Avid Media Composer, Avid NewsCutter, Avid Symphony, Avid DS, and Avid Interplay Assist systems.
Key features of the Matrox DSX platforms:
Modular architecture gives developers the flexibility to meet technical and price targets Multi-channel HD and SD video/audio I/O support from a single card including 3 Gb/s for 1080p Extensive native codec support in HD and SD including DV, D10 for IMX, HDV, DVCPRO HD, MPEG-2 4:2:2, MPEG-2 4:2:2:4 YUVA, MPEG HD for XDCAM HD, MPEG HD422 for XDCAM HD422, AVC-Intra for P2, H.264, Apple ProRes, and Avid DNxHD Cross platform file format support – MXF, MOV, AVI, MPG, etc. Multi-layer onboard HD scaler/compositor Professional realtime effects including sub-pixel 2D/3D DVE, color correction, chroma/luma keying, graphics overlay, smooth speed changes, etc. Application development support by a team of dedicated, experienced engineers