Pinnacle Studio 16 version comparison

The following chart details the main features available in the different Pinnacle Studio 16 versions.


  Pinnacle Studio Pinnacle Studio Plus Pinnacle Studio Ultimate
Stereoscopic 3D import, editing and export
Video/audio tracks for multilayer editing 6 (3/3) 24 (12/12) unlimited
Import and polish projects from Pinnacle Studio for iPad1
Cloud-based media and project access/transfer from Box (50GB included2)
One-click sharing to Facebook®, YouTube® and Vimeo®
Export to Apple® iPad, Apple® TV, Microsoft® Xbox®, and more
Export popular files inc. Flash®, DivX®, AVCHD™ 2.0 and MPEG-4
Storyboard and timeline editing
SmartMovie and SmartSlide drag-and-drop automatic moviemaking
Project Packages for easy archive/restore
64-bit optimized
NVIDIA CUDA hardware acceleration
Intel® Quick Sync Video hardware acceleration
Scorefitter music library for custom-fit soundtracks
Integrated media asset library
Video/photo/music correction and enhancement in media library
Media asset rating, advanced tagging and collections advanced advanced
Frame-accurate timeline editing
Trim editor for source clip in/out-points
Color bars and tone generation
Transition editor
Editable themed Montage effects/transitions templates
Included 2D/3D effects, transitions, titles and templates 1500+ 1800+ 2000+
Advanced NVIDIA 3D Vision support
Dual-monitor 3D support, “side by side“ export
3D auto-color adjustment for both eyes
Stereoscopic 3D depth control for parallax effect
DVD authoring
Blu-ray™ authoring
3D MVC file format import
Simultaneous source and master windows with drag-and-drop
Keyframe-based effects
Dolby 5.1 native support (import/export)
Customizable keyboard shortcuts
Red Giant Filmmaker’s Toolkit and Motion Graphics Toolkit
Green-screen background sheet included

This is a general list of the main feature differences, for a comprehensive list of anything that is different between the version, see this chart: Studio version 16 comprehensive difference chart.

1 Pinnacle Studio for iPad app not included
2 25 GB included, additional 25 GB with product registration


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