MediaNXS - How To Buy

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Try then buy!

MediaNXS is available as a full featured temporary demo, which allows you to confirm your workflow is supported. Once you are happy with MediaNXS, relicensing provides delivery of the permanent key.

How to Try:

Go to the product page and click the button.  Fill out the form, download and install the software. To remove the demo restrictions (10 second media duration, watermarks, nag screen, no hardware support, length of run limitations etc.) request a trial key with the folloing step:

  • Run MediaNXS and click on Setup|Licensing, either through the tabs or through the main menus.
  • Enter your name and email address and press generate
  • Email the site code created to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.and let us know you are trying MediaNXS. If you have a specific workflow in mind, you could include these details with the email.
  • We reply with a temporary license.  Paste it into the license app and click register.

How to Buy:

For payment, we accept Visa or MasterCard, Company Cheque, or we can send you a PayPal invoice.

For a PayPal invoice please send us an email and confirm the following:

Company Name:
Street address:
City, State/Province:
Code, Country:
...and the correct email recipient for the invoice: If you would like to pay using a Visa or MasterCard, you can fill in the Credit Card Form and either fax it back to (416) 255-8780, or scan and send a PDF to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Once we receive payment we can provide the permanent license. The license is single system, single instance.

Software Pricing

MediaNXS LE (limited edition):


 $99.00 US

There are no options for this version    

MediaNXS HD:


 $295.00 US

Please see below for codec and serial slave mode options    

MediaNXS 4K/3D/CC:


$895.00 US

Please see below for codec and serial slave mode options    
MediaNXS upgrades, call for special pricing.    


Codec Options

MPEG2/h.264/AVC/MPEG4/DVHD Codecs:  Included in the HD/4K base software
The following (third party) codecs are licensable:

JPEG-2000 Record option:  $250.00 US

This option provides high speed capture in the HD JPEG-2000 format (playback is included in the HD/4K versions).  The JPEG-2000 is normally captured as JP2 or MOV files.  Conversion to and from unencrypted DCP MXF is also supported.

CineForm Record Option:  $200.00 US

This option provides capture in the CineForm format (playback is included in the HD/4K versions).  For MediaNXS HD, standard CineForm recording is supported.  For MediaNXS 4K/3D/CC, stereo or 3D recording is supported.

Avid DNxHD/DNxHR read/write option:  $50.00 US

This option allows the user to read and write the Avid DNxHD/DNxHR format.

Serial Control Option

The Serial Control option is $995.00 US

MediaNXS already provides control of VTRs and other 422 controllable devices without this option. The Serial Control option adds slave mode operation under RS-422 serial control (acting as a VTR being controlled).  MediaNXS can then be used in place of a VTR to respond to a controller or automation system.

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