Top reasons to upgrade to Adobe® Premiere Pro® CS5.5
Flexible, precise, and reliable editing tools—Edit the way you want with widely accepted, customizable NLE shortcuts and powerful, intuitive trimming and editing tools that give you more precision and control. Boost productivity with dual-system sound support and enhanced project exchange with Final Cut Pro and Avid software.
Adobe Mercury Playback Engine2—Edit in the field, get faster playback of mixed-format timelines, and take advantage of new GPU-accelerated filters and effects with the enhanced 64-bit Adobe Mercury Playback Engine, now on laptop and desktop computers.
Fast, reliable encoding for multiscreen delivery—Output your work for computers, smartphones, tablets, and television with Adobe Media Encoder CS5.5. Use intuitive presets and contextual menus to set up sequences once for multiple formats, and batch encode while you continue editing.
Roundtrip workflows with Adobe Audition—Get a fast, flexible roundtrip audio workflow with Adobe Audition. Pass individual audio clips and multitrack mixes or even renderings of complete video sequences between Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.5 and Adobe Audition CS5.5 for editing and sweetening.
Direct integration with Adobe Story3 4—Speed up your editing workflow by directly importing Adobe Story scripts, complete with metadata, into Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.5. Eliminate hours of routine work using Speech Search and other metadata to quickly find footage and edit based on spoken dialogue.
Closed-captioning support—Play back and display 608 and 708 closed captions synced to your video sequence and viewable in the Program monitor or with supported external hardware.
Enhanced Canon XF native support—Preview Canon XF footage in the Media Browser panel, and utilize camera metadata throughout your preproduction and post-production workflows. Spanned clips are displayed as a single asset in the Media Browser, reducing clutter.
Streamlined collaboration—Collaborate more easily thanks to enhanced integration with Final Cut Pro and Avid Media Composer, as well as with Adobe CS Review,5 6 a separate Adobe CS Live online service. Save time by background encoding files for CS Review using new presets in Adobe Media Encoder.