Fastest and Intuitive Video Editing
PowerDirector 12 Ultimate Suite includes 3 award-winning media creativity applications - PowerDirector 12, ColorDirector 2, and AudioDirector 4, offering the most complete video editing, color grading and audio-for-video solution designed for creative experts. With Round-trip-editing support, the 3 applications in PowerDirector Ultimate Suite work seamlessly with each other, providing the smoothest post-production environment for pro users.
a Whole New Level
Stunning Effects, Splendid Color & Pristine Audio
More Ways to
Take Video Creation to a Whole New Level
You are passionate about video creation, it's time to elevate your media creation to a whole new level! PowerDirector Ultimate Suite provides powerful tools for video editing, color grading and audio production. Edit videos with most complete toolset, bring cinematic quality color and audio to your production.
Powerful Video Editing - PowerDirector
Unleash creativity with over 100 video editing tools
PowerDirector 12's new MultiCam Designer supports 4 camera editing. Easily import, sync and arrange MultiCam shots. The new Theme Designer help you generate 3D animated videos with your videos and photos.
MultiCam Designer NEW
Simulate 4 live camera switching by selecting and editing the best camera angle and sequence from an event that you have simultaneously captured with multiple devices. Synchronize the tracks by audio, timecode or time taken, switching between shots with hotkeys and instantly create multiclip track recording.
Theme Designer NEW
Provide an easy and powerful tool for converting your videos and photos into stylish 3D-animated slideshow videos. Simply drag and drop your videos and photos to a selection of over 30 built-in animated design templates, and you’re ready to showcase your creation!
Design Studio Tools
Enjoy more freedom to design and control the PiP, Title, Particle effects using in your video projects. Using the precise keyframe and full screen editing panel to create your own effects. When your video editing is done, you can produce them to Blu-ray, DVD or AVCHD discs with stylish menus.
Motion Blur Effect NEW
Add and control blur length and density when setting the motion animation of PiP objects and text titles. This feature enriches the sense of speed and direction of moving PiP objects in your videos, to make them more realistic.
Chroma Key ENHANCED
Take videos in front of a green sheet or blue sheet and merge with other videos to create special effects like they do in weather broadcasts or Hollywood movies.
Subtitle Room ENHANCED
Customize your subtitle design by setting font, color and position. With easy-to-use subtitle room tool, you can quickly insert subtitles, import and export to SRT format.
Advanced Color Grading - ColorDirector
Bringing a professional film-look to your videos
Adjust tone, enhance and stylize the colors within your videos. ColorDirector provides all the professional tools you need to get your videos looking better.
HDR Video NEW
Apply HDR to your videos to add more dynamic range to your scenes, bring out the detail and highlight the best parts of your footage.
Intelligent Motion Tracking
ColorDirector's intelligent motion tracking algorithm allows you to quickly select or isolate objects, accurately track their movements and of course change or enhance their color.
RGB Tonal Curves NEW
Manually setting the tonal values of the shadows, mid-tones, and highlights in a video is a great way to achieve exactly the look you’re after. ColorDirector's RGB tonal curve adjustments can really be used to best effect.
Professional Audio Production - AudioDirector
Audio-in-video editing and cinematic quality surround sound
Great audio is half of the movie experience, and improving the audio in video projects can dramatically enhance the final result. AudioDirector demystifies the audio editing process by adding intuitive audio enhancement tools that make videos better.
Surround Sound Panning NEW
Create sophisticated surround sound projects using dynamic panning technology on any existing mono or multichannel audio file. Use the new Surround Sound Panner to create a 5.1/7.1 channel surround sound effect on any audio file with the virtual surround sound generator.
Audio Keyframe Control
AudioDirector's intuitive controls let you quickly add and adjust keyframe positions to change an audio track's volume or pan between L-R channels over time.
Seamless Track Transitions NEW
Smart Transitions are effective way to move from one piece of background music to another without a glaring break. Choose from tempo, DJ scratch, or smooth repeat transitions.
Amazing Production Quality
4K, 3D and AVCHD 2.0 support
For a professional video creator, you are always looking for the best way to produce videos in best quality. PowerDirector Ultimate Suite supports end-to-end 4K and 3D editing right on your desktop. With the support of AVCHD 2.0, you can import and produce videos in 50/60p progressive profiles.
4K Ultra HD
PowerDirector is the most complete 4K video editing solution. Providing 4K video editing and color grading. Produce the crystal clear 4K videos right from your desktop!
PowerDirector included provides the end-to-end 3D solution! Import 3D videos or convert you4 2D videos to 3D, add 3D titles, transition effects, particles and produce 3D movie discs with 3D menu!
PowerDirector is certified for both AVCHD 2.0 3D and 50/60p progressive profiles. You can import the 50/60p or 3D videos captured from your cameras and camcorders, and produce AVCHD discs and watch on your multiple devices.
Stunning Effects, Splendid Color & Pristine Audio
For professional creator, you are always looking for more effects to make your creation impressive. PowerDirector Ultimate Suite provides over 400 video effects, plus tools to bring your video color tone and audio to the best quality.
Stunning Video Effects
Professional-quality effects for your video creation
Make your video creation more impressive by adding stunning effects. PowerDirector Ultimate Suite comes with over 400 built-in video effects, plus over $400 worth of premium effects and templates. Moreover, you can also purchase extra effects from world's leading NewBlueFX Effects, to make your videos more attractive.
Bonus Premium Content NEW
PowerDirector 12 Ultimate Suite also includes premium effects and templates worth $400 in total value. Two professional effect packs from world-class NewBlueFX – Video ESSENTIALS II & III, plus three CyberLink Creative Design Packs for your vacation, romance and holiday video productions!
Pro Quality Built-in Effects
PowerDirector Ultimate Suite includes more than 400 built-in video effects and transition effects, including the NEW Tilt-shift, Lens Flare, Magnifier, Water Reflection video effects, and tons of professional quality transitions.
3rd-party Plug-in NEW
PowerDirector supports plug-in effects from world class NewBlueFX. Bring more cinematic tone to your videos with the built-in NewBlueFX Video Essential I . Furthermore, you can explore more effects from NewBlueFX.
Splendid Colors for Your Videos
Complete video color correction tools
To achieve professional quality color in your video creation, use ColorDirector's advanced color grading tools to make your videos look even better.
Stylized Video Color Grades
ColorDirector comes with a range of built-in, professionally designed presets that emulate well-known film looks, but you can also save any adjustments you make to a video as a preset and use it again on future projects.
Control the Color of Your Video
ColorDirector comes with a complete set of tools to correct white balance, adjust tonality, and enhance and stylize the colors within your videos. All the professional tools you need to get your videos looking better.
Pristine Audio for Your Video Creation
Pro-level audio restoration and repair tools
Repair audio problems using a comprehensive set of technologies in AudioDirector. Remove unwanted noise or the humming voice in your video recording.
An innovative display presents effects on a layered timeline below the audio waveform so you can see all applied effects at a glance. AudioDirector contains 6 new effects to instantly enrich audio with fine & granular controls.
Professional-Grade Visual Repair
Remove audio imperfections in sound recordings easily with AudioDirector's advanced visual restoration interface that accurately visualizes what your ears hear.
Remove Unwanted Noise
Quickly clean up video tainted soundtracks by applying noise reduction. Advanced noise profiling and precise controls adjust reduction and gating levels for a clean, punchy result.
Unlimited Free Resources FREE
Free effects, templates, color presets and tutorial
If you need more free effects, PiP, templates and color presets to make your videos unique, or if you want more tips on using PowerDirector, you can always find free resources that are contributed by video creators all over the world on CyberLink's DirectorZone, the world's largest video creator online community!
Productive Video Editing Environment
PowerDirector Ultimate Suite provides the smoothest video editing workflow for creative experts. Round-trip editing provides seamless workflow between applications via PowerDirector, providing the most productive editing environment to optimize your production efficiency.
Seamless cross-application editing
For optimal video editing workflow, use PowerDirector to import and edit your video footage. Launch ColorDirector and AudioDirector directly from PowerDirector’s interface for color grading and audio editing and then send the footage or photo back to PowerDirector for video rendering and production.
Powerful Editing Tools
The most complete editing toolset to unleash your creativity
If you are a skillful video editor, you will be happy with PowerDirector's complete range of editing tools set in the most productive environment, providing the most efficiency when producing videos.
Unleash your creativity with extensive 100-track timeline. Overlay footage, PiP objects, titles and particles to design unique visual effects.
Edit effects within a single interface for easy timing and synchronization on the video timeline. A must-have tool to create unique visual effects.
When viewing content from Media Library, you can easily adjust the size of thumbnail to locate or organize your media content.
Full HD Preview With Dual Screen
Undock the preview window and bring a full HD preview window in second monitor for a better close-up view of every detail.
Speed up your video editing skills with several sets of hotkeys to instantly perform commands. You can even customize your own hotkeys.
This algorithm analyzes your entire footage and identifies major scenes with faces, motion, zoom, speech or pan, and correct the poor lighting, and shakiness using TrueTheater® technology.
Experience the World’s Fastest Post-production
TrueVelocity 4 is the world’s fastest 64-bit video editing engine. With OpenCL and multi-GPGPU support, you can fully optimize the hardware resource on your computer and experience ultra fast rendering.
Unbeatable Video Editing Speed. Again.
The world’s fastest consumer video editing software
PowerDirector has been ranked the world's fastest video editing software since version 9*, and we keep on making it faster in every new release. In PowerDirector 12, we’ve added even more power under the hood to the TrueVelocity 4 editing engine, providing unparalleled previewing and rendering speeds for high definition video. Spend less time producing your videos and more time enjoying them!
Source clip: 4x4 TV wall /1min Full HD AVCHD (29.97FPS)
Output: AVC 1920x1080p (18M)
*CyberLink PowerDirector 12, vendor S, vendor M, vendor C with hardware encode.
*Vendor A does not support hardware encode, tested with software encode
CPU: Intel® Core™ i5-4430 3.00GHz
VGA: Intel® HD Graphics 4600 (driver version 22.214.171.12465)
OS: Windows 7 64-bit with SP1
** "Not only is CyberLink PowerDirector 11 the fastest video editing software to use, but it also can boast the deepest arsenal of tools and yet remain among the easiest to use, with a clear, intuitive interface.” PCMag, US, 01/2013
40% Faster H.264 encoding
Fastest rendering engine got even faster
PowerDirector 12 greatly enhances the H.264 rendering speed, providing 40% faster rendering speed compared to version 11.
Intel® Core™ i5-4430 3.00GHz/ 8GM RAM
Intel® HD Graphics 4600/ Windows 7 64-bit with SP1
MPEG 4 1280 x 720/60p (24Mbps)
Up to 3x Faster with Intel AVX2
Optimized for Intel 4th Gen Core's AVX2 technology
PowerDirector 12 is optimized for AVX2 technology on Intel® 4th Generation Core Technology (Haswell), providing 3 times faster rendering speed compared to version 11.
Intel® Core™ i5-4430 3.00GHz/ 8GM RAM
Intel® HD Graphics 4600/ Windows 7 64-bit with SP1
MPEG 4 1920 x 1080/30p (13Mbps)
PowerDirector and ColorDirector support native 64-bit OS. Experience super fast video processing offered by the 64-bit architecture and enjoy larger system memory.
Multi-GPGPU & Hardware Acceleration
PowerDirector Ultimate Suite is optimized for the latest generation hardware from Intel ® Core Technology, AMD ® APU and nVidia ® GPU technology. With the support of Multi-GPGPU, you can maximize performance from both onboard GPU and external graphic card.
Intelligent Smart Video Rendering Technology (SVRT) analyzes an entire project to assess the types of media and formats used, then selects the best output profile for optimal production speed.
More Ways to Share and Publish Your Creation
Now you are ready to share your creation. You can produce next generation 4K videos, produce Blu-ray or DVD discs, or share directly onto your Facebook page, YouTube or Vimeo channel!
Vast Output Formats
From burning videos to Blu-ray or DVDs, creating video files to watch on mobile devices to sharing on social sites, you can output videos in just about every format.
Pro Quality Surround Sound
Create pro-quality videos with clear Dolby Digital and DTS 5.1 channel surround sound for a cinema-style movie production.
Share Directly to Social Sites
Upload videos and photo slideshows directly to a host of popular video websites including Facebook, YouTube, DailyMotion, Vimeo and NicoNico Douga.
Burn Audio projects to CD NEW
Easier storage and sharing of audio projects with the new Burn to CD capability. Burn in popular formats MP3, WMA, M4A, WAV and now new lossless FLAC.
PowerDirector Mobile BONUS
Create and share videos on-the-go with touch-friendly Windows 8 Modern UI. BONUS app for PowerDirector Ultimate Suite!
Quickly record interesting sound clips on your mobile devices whenever you hear them, so you can expand your library of sound clips to use on your video projects.