What are the primary benefits of MagicSoft CG ?
MagicSoft CG creates a 3D working environment using a GPU
based 3D engine with low requirements for processor and the
rest of the PC.
Are MagicSoft CG products available in analog and serial
digital input/output ?
Yes. MagicSoft CG works with all Decklink cards in Keying
mode and , as example, with Decklink Studio you can have SDI
input and composite/YUV output.
How about licensing ?
MagicSoft CG SD is the basic license and allows you to work
with unlimited tickers, logo, lower thirds, clock plus
scripting for SMS games and UTF-8 TCP/IP protocol. The HD
option can be purchased from the start or as upgrade. The
license is bound in a dongle USB key , so you can move the
installation to another computer without problems.
MagicSoft CG offers a preview while having a project On
Yes. You can preview and adjust projects on your computer
screen before sending it On Air.
Do MagicSoft CG products support external commands?
Yes. We have a very flexible TCP/IP protocol that allows
you to control the projects content and status
There is support for animations in MagicSoft CG ?
Yes. The animation concept works on text, animated
sequences, clock, lower thirds. MagicSoft CG
offers a system of keyframes which is applied for movement ,
rotation , color and transparency ( please see the pdf tutorial from installer)
For longer image sequence there is a possibility to
compress the images ?
Yes. The .dds compression is supported and has a 4:1
compress ratio. In the installer package there is a free
additional program for converting .tga to .dds.
How many more layers/objects can MagicSoft CG sustain?
MagicSoft CG it is not limited on working with layers.
Being a full 3D environment with ortho projection it
gives you the possibility to freely move the items. As for
performance , in HD using a nVidia 9600GT card and an Intel
Core2 Duo 2.5GHz processor you can have 3-4 tickers with
animated smileys, several lower-thirds and rolls and as many
graphic sequence that is allowed by the RAM memory capacity