CyberLink PowerDirector 17 Ultimate is a consumer-level editing system with a comprehensive feature set, including many pro-level features. PowerDirector allows you to cut and trim your videos, apply effects and music, add titles and transitions, and fix and color-correct footage. There are also special features such as screen recording for creative web demos and tutorials. The workflow is designed to operate quicker and easier with one-click presets, drag-and-drop functionality, and an intuitive interface. The application is Windows compatible and supports up to 4K resolution videos and many popular formats.
The Ultimate version has the full feature set of PowerDirector 17 and also comes with CyberLink Wedding Pack 9, Holiday Pack 9, Content Packs Premium 1, 2, 3, and 4, 50 background music tracks, 100 sound clips, and the following 3rd-party plug-ins: ProDAD Adorage 13 Lite, ProDAD Adorage 10, ProDAD VitaScene 3 LE, NewBlue Essentials 1, NewBlue Titler Pro v1.5, BorisFX Film Style, and BorisFX Stylize. All these allow you to highly enhance your projects. Additionally, the Ultimate version includes 25GB of CyberLink Cloud Service for one year.
For times when you want a completed project very quickly, PowerDirector 17 features its Express Projects section, which offers a wide range of templates that you simply need to drop your clips into. The templates are complete with effects, transitions, animations, and music. These projects can then be shared directly to social media from PowerDirector at the press of a few buttons.
For action camera enthusiasts, PowerDirector 17 has an Action Camera Center that provides everything you need to edit, correct, and enhance your action cam footage. For 360 spherical VR enthusiasts, PowerDirector 17 supports importing equirectangular footage, editing it with a full range of tools—including 360 video stabilization—and then exporting in 360 format.
Among the advanced features, you’ll find motion tracking, multi-cam editing, audio ducking, look-up table support, split toning and HDR effect, chroma key, and much more.