Release Year/Date : 10.2023
Version : 2023.2.0.162
Developer : SONY CREATIVE SOFTWARE INC
Developer Website : SONY CREATIVE SOFTWARE INC
Bit depth : 64bit
Interface language : Multilingual (Russian is absent)
Tabletka : present
A 64-bit operating system: Microsoft® Windows 10 or Windows 11
2 GHz multicore processor
An 8-core processor is recommended for 4K media
An Ivy Bridge Core i7 with Quick Sync Video or Xeon E5 processor is recommended for XAVC S media
A Kaby Lake Core i7 processor with Quick Sync Video is recommended for 4:2:0 XAVC HS media and required for 8k media
An Ice Lake Core i7 processor with Quick Sync Video is recommended for 4:2:2 XAVC HS media and required for 8k media
4 GB RAM (8 GB recommended; 16 GB recommended for 4K media)
NVIDIA, AMD/ATI, or Intel GPU with support for OpenCL 1.1 or later with at least 1024 MB of memory or a CPU with SSE 4.2 or higher
OpenGL 2.1 is recommended for optimum performance
OpenGL 4.1 is required for video stabilization
2 GB GPU memory is recommended for 4K preview or HD rendering
6 GB of GPU memory is recommended for decoding XAVC S or XAVC HS media, and we recommend using the latest GPU driver version from NVIDIA, AMD/ATI, or Intel. macOS provides software decoding of XAVC S or XAVC HS media.
6 GB GPU memory is recommended for 4K rendering
8 GB GPU memory is recommended for 8K rendering or 4K video stabilization
Catalyst Production Suite is a package of powerful tools for fast and convenient installation and processing.
With Catalyst Prepare, you can move camera content into post-production and prepare it for editing with organizational tools, color adjustments, monitoring, and metadata tools.
Catalyst Edit is an efficient, user-friendly editing environment designed to be fast, clear, and simple. With support for 4K and Sony RAW formats, Catalyst Production Suite lets you take full advantage of your camera’s wide dynamic range, full color gamut, and highest resolution.
Add. information :
Sony Catalyst Prepare – allows you to manage your media content, transfer it from cameras and make backups. The program can import clips from cameras such as Sony, Canon, GoPro and others. Contains a storyboard editor in which you can prepare preliminary editing. Here you can process metadata, make preliminary color correction, re-encode the clip into another format, render into formats such as MP4, DPX, OpenEXR, ACES, ProRes, upload the clip to the Sony Ci cloud and more.
With Catalyst Edit, you can forget about the technicalities of editing and focus entirely on the creative process.
The flexible timeline allows you to edit 4K, XAVC and Sony RAW files with the same ease as HD files. Take advantage of your camera’s full color gamut and dynamic range to create vibrant, memorable videos. Catalyst Edit’s structured workflow for working with multi-channel audio simplifies audio editing. Integration with Catalyst Prepare allows you to edit quickly and efficiently with fast video loading. Whether you work on Mac or Windows, you can take full advantage of a modern touch interface. Fast and easy upscaling of 4K, RAW and HD files with Catalyst Edit.
Supported Formats :
Sony RAW, X-OCN, XAVC Long, XAVC Intra, XAVC HS, XAVC S, XDCAM 422, XDCAM EX, DNxHD, ProRes (read only on Windows; read/export on macOS), HDCAM SR (SStP), NXCAM, AVCHD , AVC H.264/MPEG-4, HDV, DV, JPEG, PNG, WAV, and MP3.
Catalyst Production Suite supports a variety of cameras, professional disc players and card readers, as well as BlackMagic Design professional video output devices including UltraStudio, DeckLink and Intensity PRO.
Catalyst Prepare natively supports Sony formats such as Sony RAW, X-OCN, XAVC Long, XAVC Intra, XAVC HS, XAVC S, XDCAM 422, XDCAM EX, DNxHD, ProRes (read only on Windows; read/export on macOS), HDCAM SR (SStP), NXCAM, AVCHD, AVC H.264/MPEG-4, HDV and DV, and OpenEXR image sequences are also supported. All formats can be mixed and matched when creating a storyboard. Multi-channel files? No problem: Catalyst Prepare supports files with up to 16 audio channels.
- After installation is complete, do not launch!!!
- Place and replace Catalyst Edit.exe in the folder with the installed program.
Default:C:\Program Files\Sony\Catalyst Edit
- Place and replace Catalyst Prepare.exe in the folder with the installed program.
Default:C:\Program Files\Sony\Catalyst Prepare