PowerDirector 14 Ultimate - Powerful & Creative Video Editing | CyberLink

Powerful & Creative Video Editing

PowerDirector 14 introduces extreme video editing, pushing beyond traditional video making boundaries to offer something truly new —
a unique combination of the high-end performance and features found in pro-level software, wrapped in the easy-to-use, intuitive design of consumer products making it accessible to everyone from complete beginners through to expert video editors.

  • Powerful,
    Fully Customizable
    Design Tools
    Premium Add-ons
    From Professional
    Effects Designers
  • NEW
    World's Fastest
    Video Editing

  • NEW
    Action Cam Tools

Powerful, Fully Customizable
Design Tools

Customizable Design Tools

  • Transition Designer

    Create unique transitions from any image or logo using alpha channel masks to control their shape.

  • Title Designer

    Customize a title’s motion, font size, gradient color, border, blur level, transparency and reflection.

  • PiP Designer

    Overlay animated objects on your videos and use simple transforming tools to create engaging video collages

  • Theme Designer

    Choose from more than 30 animated theme templates and simply drag ‘n’ drop your own footage in to create professional animated slideshows

  • MultiCam Designer

    Combine and switch between up to four camera shots in one synced video on-the-fly.

  • Menu Designer

    Create fully customizable disc menu layouts, menu structures, font styles and chapter thumbnails.

Screen Recorder NEW

  • Record Your PC Screen with Audio

    CyberLink Screen Recorder lets you capture game play, create instructional videos, or record video chats with family & friends at 30 frames per second. With customizable recording settings, and the ability to also record system sounds and voice, Screen Recorder adds another handy tool to a video maker’s arsenal.
    Note: PowerDirector is not able to record PC games that run in "exclusive mode".

  • Standalone Recorder for Quick Captures

    Screen Recorder also installs as a standalone app, letting you quickly capture and save screen recordings without launching PowerDirector. You can capture everything on the screen, a specific application only, or even a custom section of your screen in either 16:9 or 4:3 aspect ratio, as well as highlight mouse clicks in a range of colors.

Premium Add-ons From Professional
Effects Designers

  • PiP Motion Effect
  • Over 500 Pro-Quality Effects

    PowerDirector provides over 500 effects and templates to polish your video creation.


    Add transition effects and stylish video effects to make your videos unique. Overlay animated titles, PiP objects and amazing particle effects to your video and make it truly shine!

  • Premium Effect Plugins and Templates

    PowerDirector 14 Ultimate also includes several premium effect and template packages to further enrich your video creation.


    Bring more cinematic tone to your videos with more 3rd party plug-ins from world-renowned sources such as NewBlueFX, Pixelan and proDAD.

World's Fastest Video Editing

TrueVelocity 5 EngineNEW

Featuring the latest SVRT  4, OpenCL , and Multi-GPGPU Technologies

TrueVelocity 5 is an extreme, 64-bit powerhouse, leveraging hardware and software technologies to speed up video processing and out-perform its rivals. Optimized for modern CPU and GPGPU hardware platforms from Intel, AMD and NVIDIA, TrueVelocity maximizes memory allocation and usage, while reducing latency through feature optimization. The improved system efficiency enables HD footage to preview more smoothly and render faster.


NEW TrueVelocity 5 & Multi-GPGPU
NEW SVRT 4 Technology
OpenCL Acceleration

Native 64-bit TrueVelocity 5 Engine NEW

The world’s fastest 64-bit video editing engine fully optimizes the hardware resources on your computer, and delivers ultra fast rendering.

Multi-GPGPU Acceleration

With the support of Multi-GPGPU, you can maximize performance from both your local GPU and external graphic cards.

SVRT 4 Technology NEW

SVRT (Smart Video Rendering Technology) is a proprietary technology from CyberLink that intelligently recognizes the portions of a movie clip that have been modified, and then only renders those portions during production, not the entire clip. SVRT not only saves you time, it also preserves the original quality of your video for a better end result.

OpenCL Support

OpenCL support in PowerDirector allows the GPGPU to accelerate processing of certain tasks. Processing with OpenCL doesn’t just provide a significant performance boost, in some cases it can even mean that results are better. PowerDirector 14 features 47 effects whose processing is accelerated through OpenCL technology.

  • MultiCam Editing
  • Test Platform
    CPU: Intel Core i5-4430 (3.00GHz/ 4 CPUs)
    RAM: 8.00 GB
    Graphics: Intel HD4600
    OS: Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit
    Test Case
    Produce a 3 x 3 video collage
    Source file: 1920 x 1080p AVCHD (29.97fps)
    Output file: 1920 x 1080p MPEG4

Latest Format and Codec SupportENHANCED

As always, PowerDirector provides a comprehensive list of video and audio formats so that your video making experience is as easy and trouble-free as possible. On top of the latest and greatest formats and codecs like 4K UltraHD, AVCHD 3D/Progressive, XAVC-S and H.265, PowerDirector 14 has significantly improved video performance when working with the popular WMV format, as well as adding FLAC audio editing support—the format of choice for people who care about sound quality.

Ultra HD 4K & NEW
120/240fps Video
HEVC (H.265) NEW

Ultra HD 4K Formats

PowerDirector supports end-to-end editing of 4K and 2K Ultra HD video format. With resolution up to 4096 x 2160, you can create crystal clear videos at 4 times higher resolution than Full HD.

Import/Export High Frame Rate VideoNEW

PowerDirector's unique decoding algorithms make for seamless importing, editing and producing video shot at 120/240fps. Imported 120/240fps video can be trimmed, color and lens corrected, and edited before being rendered at the same frame rate.

FLAC Audio SupportNEW

FLAC is the audio codec of choice for people who care about sound quality. PowerDirector now lets you import FLAC audio files to add perfect quality audio to your videos.

H.265/HEVC Import and Export

H.265 provides same compression quality with 32% size of H.264 videos, which saves valuable space and bandwidth when you want to watch videos on mobile devices or download videos from internet.

XAVC-S Certified

XAVC-S is the latest open standard of 4K and HD videos. PowerDirector is XAVC-S certified, which allows you to import XAVC-S videos, and produce MP4 videos up to 3840 x 2160/60p.

AVCHD 3D/Progressive

Support for AVCHD 2.0 (3D/Progressive) format, which supports 50/60p progressive frame rates at FullHD resolution.

Unbeatable Action Cam Tools


  • Action Camera CenterNEW

    PowerDirector's new Action Camera Center is your extreme video editing toolkit, bringing together features action enthusiasts need to create high impact videos.

    Stabilize shaky action video

    Instantly correct fish-eye distortion

    Easily and quickly apply slow motion

    Freeze frame, zoom, or 'rock-and-roll' your video

    Correct color problems from filming in snow or underwater

  • Motion TrackingNEW

    Tracking people or objects in video footage can be a complicated task in other video editing software. PowerDirector has simplified the process from start to finish, making it easy to add layers of creativity and sophistication to you projects.

    Select the object or person you want to track

    Add a title, media clip or effect to the tracked object

    Click "Track" and PowerDirector will do the rest for you

MultiCam Editing

  • Edit Up To 100 Tracks Simultaneously

    The MultiCam Audio Sync feature allows you to synchronize up to 100 timeline tracks by audio. That means you can easily create MultiCam collages simply by transforming video tracks into PiP (picture in picture) objects.

    MultiCam Designer

    You can switch between 4 simultaneous camera shots in Multicam Designer to simulate live broadcasting. Synchronize the tracks by audio, timecode or time taken. Easily switch between shots with hotkeys and instantly create multiclip track recording.

Import, Edit and Export High Frame Rate VideoNEW

  • Smooth High Frame Rate Video Preview

    Import 120/240fps slow motion footage from your iPhone, GoPro or other action sports cameras

    Add titles or effects, and use the new Action Camera Center to edit your video

    Playback your video inside PowerDirector, so that you can preview it, stutter-free before you produce

    Produce and export your high frame rate video fast with hardware accelerated rendering

Get More From PowerDirector with Cloud and Mobile App

  • 20GB Free CyberLink Cloud Service

    CyberLink Cloud is designed to work perfectly with PowerDirector to safely store your project files, videos and other files using the latest in cloud technology.


    PowerDirector includes 20GB of free storage space on CyberLink Cloud for one year. You can store your previous creations online to access anytime and anywhere.

  • PowerDirector Mobile

    PowerDirector Mobile gives you the power to create awesome, engaging videos on-the-go. Import and edit videos, add effects and titles, and export HD video directly to Facebook or YouTube.

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