Nero took a great suite of programs and made it even better. Nero Multimedia Suite 10 Platinum HD is a great choice at a great price for the beginning to intermediate editor who is working on a budget. Just when you thought Nero had crammed everything it could into its already impressive Multimedia Suite 10, they unleash the Platinum HD version. Only a few new features have been added but the quality and usefulness of those features may well be worth the upgrade.
Containing the same host of great applications as the previous version, Nero Multimedia Suite 10 Platinum HD is well equipped to deliver on just about any audio, video or data project the home user feels up to tackling. The Suite consists of several Nero products, each of which contains a number of applications built around accomplishing a particular task.
Nero Multimedia Suite 10 Platinum HD Vision Extra contains Nero Media Hub, a centralized organizer of all your music, photo and video assets. Media Hub also functions as a media player and slideshow creator. Nero Vision, the program within Vision Extra, is responsible for both editing and authoring duties. Vision comes with a nice assortment of tools such as key framing, chrome key and others, making it a very capable intermediate editor. Nero Control Center is a handy utility for managing your Nero products and their serial numbers.
Nero Multimedia Suite 10 Platinum HD : Disc burning chores fall appropriately to the well-known and very popular Nero Burning ROM disc burning application while Nero Burn Rights takes the fuss out of deploying burning rights to various users lacking administrator privileges on their systems.
Nero Multimedia Suite 10 Platinum HD : Nero Back It Up & Burn handles data backup and recovery. Back It Up is a utility for backing up, recovering and synchronizing your data while Rescue Agent provides options for advanced file recovery. Nero Express is a wizard based option for disc burning and copying.
In addition to these core applications, Nero also includes Start Smart – a quick access launching point to all the included burning, editing and backup features. Disc Copy Gadget allows you to easily copy discs from your (non 64-bit) Windows desktop. Nero Multimedia Suite 10 Platinum HD Wave Editor is for editing music files, and Sound Trax will let you finally dust off that vast music collection from days gone by, to digitize the music from your old vinyl records and cassette tapes. Cover Designer aids in creating customized covers and labels for all your CD and DVD discs and cases. Nero Multimedia Suite 10 Platinum HD Recode converts and compresses DVD video files, and Toolkit contains utilities to help improve performance.
What more could possibly be included in the Nero Multimedia Suite 10 Platinum HD version? The Suite is already capable of editing HD and authoring Blu-ray discs with high quality animated menus. Well, to begin with, it comes with 5GB of free Nero Online Backup storage for one full year (broadband internet access required.)
Finally, the Suite now has the ability to transfer your photos, videos and music files between mobile devices. Nero Multimedia Suite 10 Platinum HD With Nero Media Hub it’s a simple matter of dragging and dropping media files from your computer to your smart phone or other mobile device. Files are automatically trans coded to a format compatible with your device and you’re on your way.
Nero Multimedia Suite 10 Platinum HD Tech Specs
OS: Windows XP SP3 (32bit), Windows Vista SP1 (32 and 64bit), Windows 7 Home Premium, Professional or Ultimate (32 and 64bit)
Processor: 2 GHz AMD or Intel
Memory: 512 MB RAM (1 GB RAM for Windows Vista or Windows 7)
Drive Space Needed: 5 GB for a typical installation of all components
Graphic Card Needs: DirectX 9.0 compliant graphics card with 3D acceleration, 16-bit color, and a minimum of 128 MB video memory is required
For Blu-ray Disc Playback
Processor: Intel Core II Duo 2.2 GHz, AMD Athlon 64 X2 5200+ 2.6GHz or above
Memory: 2 GB RAM
Graphics Card: NVIDIA 8600 and above, ATI Radeon HD 3800 and above, Intel G45 (Windows Vista/7); minimum 512 MB VRAM, HDCP compliant display for digital connection
- Good variety of applications to handle wide array of project needs.
- Blu-ray playback and mobile device transcoding.
- Would like to see a consistent interface across all applications.