Avid Ships Fully Integrated Production Suite: Avid Xpress Studio
Posted Jun 25, 2004

Avid Technology, Inc. has announced the worldwide availability of its Avid Xpress Studio all-in-one production suite. Designed for DV professionals, the Avid Xpress Studio system combines video editing, audio production, 3D animation, compositing, titling, and DVD authoring capabilities with professional video and audio production hardware - all of which interoperate on a single computer. Customers can purchase Avid Xpress Studio through Avid's global reseller channel and the Avid store.

The Avid Xpress Studio system is available in two versions. Each version includes the Avid Xpress Pro, Avid Pro Tools LE, Avid 3D, Avid FX, and Avid DVD by Sonic software applications, and a different hardware configuration:

The software and hardware applications included in the Avid Xpress Studio system are also available for individual purchase. Pricing is as follows:

The Avid Xpress Studio is currently qualified for Windows-based systems, including a range of desktop and laptop CPUs from HP - Avid's preferred PC platform provider. Upgrade pricing for current Avid Xpress Pro, Avid Xpress DV and Digi 002 customers starts at $2,295.