Please Note: Do not install EDIUS Pro 8 (trial or full version) software on a machine that has any other version of EDIUS installed, unless performing a permanent upgrade. Grass Valley recommends that all previous versions of EDIUS software be uninstalled.
Minimum System Requirements (standalone):
OS: Windows 7 64-bit (Service Pack 1 or later), Windows 8/8.1/10 64-bit
Note: See Memory section below for physical memory limits of each OS.
CPU: Any Intel Core 2 or Core iX CPU. Intel or AMD single core CPU with a 3 GHz processor speed or faster (multiple CPUs and/or multicore CPUs are recommended). SSSE3 (Supplementary SSE3) instruction set support required.
Maximum amount of RAM is based on the physical memory limits of each OS.
|Project Format||RAM Memory||Video Memory|
|SD and below||8-bit||1 GB||2 GB||256 MB||512 MB|
|10-bit||2 GB||4 GB||512 MB||1 GB|
|HD||8-bit||4 GB||4 GB||512 MB||1 GB|
|10-bit||4 GB||4 GB||1 GB||2 GB|
|Over HD (including 4K)||8-bit||8 GB||16 GB or more||2 GB||2 GB or more|
|10-bit||8 GB||16 GB or more||2 GB||2 GB or more|
Note: Requirements for video memory vary depending on the project format. See Memory section above for details.
6 GB of hard disk space is required for installation
Drive with SATA/7,200 RPM or faster is required for video storage:
EDIUS 8 supports the following Grass Valley hardware:
Blu-ray Disc writer is required when creating Blu-ray Discs
DVD-R/RW or DVD+R/RW drive is required when creating DVDs
Sound card with WDM driver support is required.
Internet connection required for software license activation; thereafter Internet connection is required once per month to maintain usage.
Service and Support
90-day limited warranty.
Note: External video decks/cameras may require a USB 2.0 port for connectivity.
Updated for version 8.5, April 2017
EDIUS Pro 8: Nonlinear Editing Software Datasheet