Windows
• 2GHz or faster processor for DV; 3.4GHz for HDV; dual 2.8GHz for HD* • Microsoft® Windows® XP with Service Pack 2 (Service Pack 3 recommended) or Windows Vista® Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise with Service Pack 1 (certified for 32-bit Windows XP and Windows Vista†) • 24.3GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on flash-based storage devices) • 1,280x900 display with OpenGL 2.0–compatible graphics card • Some GPU-accelerated features require graphics support for Shader Model 3.0 • Dedicated 7200 RPM hard drive for DV and HDV editing; striped disk array storage (RAID 0) for HD; SCSI disk subsystem preferred • For SD/HD workflows, an Adobe-certified card for capture and export to tape • OHCI-compatible IEEE 1394 port for DV and HDV capture, export to tape, and transmit to DV device • DVD-ROM drive (DVD+-R burner required for DVD creation) • Blu-ray burner required for Blu-ray disc creation • Microsoft Windows Driver Model– or ASIO-compatible sound card • QuickTime 7.4.5 software required for QuickTime and multimedia features • Broadband Internet connection required for online services‡ 

Mac OS
• Multicore Intel® processor • Mac OS X v10.4.11–10.5.4 • Java™ Runtime Environment 1.5 required for Adobe® Version Cue® Server • 2GB of RAM (more RAM recommended when running multiple components) • 26.3GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional hard-disk space required during installation (cannot install on a volume that uses a case-sensitive file system or on flash-based storage devices) • 1,280x900 display with OpenGL 2.0–compatible graphics card • Some GPU-accelerated features require graphics support for Shader Model 3.0 • Dedicated 7200 RPM hard drive for DV and HDV editing; striped disk array storage (RAID 0) for HD; SCSI disk subsystem preferred • DVD-ROM drive (SuperDrive required for DVD creation) • Blu-ray burner required for Blu-ray disc creation • Core Audio–compatible sound card • QuickTime 7.4.5 software required for QuickTime and multimedia features • Broadband Internet connection required for online services‡ 

*An SSE2-enabled processor is required for AMD systems.

†Adobe Photoshop® Extended and Acrobat® Pro natively support 64-bit editions of Windows Vista. Adobe Premiere® Pro, After Effects®, Soundbooth®, Encore®, and Adobe OnLocation™ are certified on 64-bit Windows Vista.

‡This product may allow you to access certain features that are hosted online ("online services"), provided you have a high-speed Internet connection. The online services, and some features thereof, may not be available in all countries, languages, and/or currencies and may be discontinued in whole or in part without notice. Use of the online services is governed by separate terms of use and by the Adobe Online Privacy Policy, and access to these services may require user registration. Some online services, including services that are initially offered at no charge, may be subject to additional fees. For more details and to review the terms of use and Online Privacy Policy, visit www.adobe.com/ap