To Join the BETA, participants may register for a download at:
Upon registration, users will be emailed a link to download the GEAR Video 9 beta. Posting comments about GEAR Video 9 beta to the Beta Discussion Forum at GEAR's web site will automatically qualify participants for a prize raffle to win a HELIOS X3000 Network Media Player, or one of three Helios H4000 Upscaling DVD Players.
Highlights of the beta version of GEAR Video 9 include increased format choice and new media editing and authoring features such as:
- Choice of DVD Video and DivX Ultra format for video compression
- Custom slide shows comprised of video clips and digital stills with transition effects
- Menu, title page and thumbnails with user selects backgrounds
- Easy capture of video from camera to PC
- Powerful editor for cuts, merge and transitions