Apple has released iMovie version 10.1 which adds support for 4K video to the app. HD output is now available at 1080p at 60 frames per second. Other improvements include a redesigned media browser and Projects view.
iMovie can be accessed via the App Store for purchases and updates.
What’s New in Version 10.1:
- Create and share movies at stunning 4K resolution (3840 x 2160) on compatible Mac computers.
- Create and share movies with 1080p HD video at 60 frames per second for smoother, more true-to-life action.
- Import movies and trailers from iMovie for iOS (version 2.2 and later), so you can start editing on an iOS device and finish on your Mac.
- Redesigned Media view lets you see more of your library while browsing videos and photos.
- Projects view makes it easy to find and open your movies and trailers .
- Tabs in the Browser give you faster access to titles, backgrounds, transitions, and music while editing a movie .
- Option to hide Browser while editing a movie.
- 10 additional video filters from iMovie for iOS.
- View pixel-for-pixel 4K video while editing a movie on iMac with Retina 5K display.
Elsewhere, the 10.1 iMovie update introduces a handful of minor overhauls to the user experience, including a redesigned media browser, a new Projects view, and the ability to start editing on iMovie for iOS and continue the same project on an iMac. Those interested in iMovie can download the app for $14.99 from the Mac App Store