Sorenson Squeeze Universal version available

Sorenson Squeeze is the software used by video professionals to compress their materials for CD, DVD, or the web. It supports the most common video production formats as well as the most popular file distribution formats.

Sorenson Squeeze 4.5 is now presented as Universal binary, running natively on both PowerPC and Intel architecture computers. The product offers support for H.264, MP4 or QuickTime output. New presets have also been added for 3GPP and PSP, as well as for Blu-Ray and HD-DVD.

According to the developer, compression rates are now two to three times faster compared to the previous version; The speed of the program has also been doubled in scaling or size reduction operations for standard definition (SD) or high definition (HD) materials.

Minimum system requirements are G4, G5, or Intel processor, Mac OS X 10.3 or later, 128 MB of RAM, 90 MB of free hard disk space, and QuickTime 7 or later.