Avid und der neue MacPro!





Der neue MacPro ist jetzt für MC und MC 7.0.3

auf Mavericks 10.9.1 freigegeben;

obacht: 10.9.2 wird erst noch getestet- und ist noch NICHT empfohlen!


Soundflower installieren, sonst bootet der MC nicht! (er hat kein onboard audio Input)


via USB oder Thunderbolt-Interface extern dranhängen.

Der software patch soll früh im Q2 2014 erscheinen.

Hier ein Link zur Konfiguration:

••• offizielle Infos dazu von Avid: •••

Software Version Requirements:

Media Composer or 7.0.3
Symphony or Media Composer 7.0.3 with the Symphony Option


Operating System Requirements:

Mac OSX 10.9.1


System Specifications:
3.5 Ghz 6-core or 3.0 Ghz 8-core or 2.7 Ghz 12-core Ivy Bridge CPU with…

16, 32 or 64 GB DDR3-1866Mhz ECC memory (4 DIMMs required)
Dual AMD FirePro D500 or D700 graphics
Mac OS X 10.9.1
A separate USB or Thunderbolt device with audio input hardware that is recognized by Mac OSX as a “Core Audio” device must be connected

Examples include:
An Avid Mbox
Apple Thunderbolt Display with monitor input
Avid Mojo DX and Open I/O devices are NOT recognized by Mac OSX as a “Core Audio” devices
Avid ISIS 1Gb and 10Gb (via a Thunderbolt expansion chassis) connections


folgende I/O Devices wurden getestet:
Avid Mojo DX with thunderbolt adapter- does not fulfill Core Audio device requirement
Avid Pro Tools MBOX (USB powered) – fulfills the requirement for a Core Audio input needed for MC launch
Promise thunderbolt storage (Pegasus Raid R4/R6 and Pegasus J4)
Apple Thunderbolt Display with microphone input- fulfills the requirement for a Core Audio input needed for MC launch

Sonnet Expansion Chassis:
Sonnet Echo Express SE II

Magma Expansion Chassis:
Magma ExpressBox 1T
Magma ExpressBox 3T

Sonnet and Magma Thunderbolt Expansion chassis with:
Atto R680 SAS adapter to Avid VideoRaid
Myricom 10Gb Ethernet
RED Rocket video accelerator

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