Reprinted from a Sonic press release:
Marin County, California (May 30, 2002) – Sonic Solutions, the world leader in applications to create DVDs, announced today that Pioneer Electronics (USA), Inc., the leader in recordable DVD technology, has selected Sonic MyDVD 3.5 Video Suite to provide integrated DVD recording, video editing and authoring capabilities for its latest award-winning Pioneer DVR-A04 DVD/R/RW drives, the company’s fourth-generation DVD recorders. By combining the Pioneer drive and Sonic MyDVD 3.5 Video Suite, Pioneer provides users of its DVR-A04 drives with the most powerful and flexible integrated application available to create, edit and burn DVDs.
Sonic MyDVD Video Suite enables users of Pioneer DVR-A04 drives to record videos to DVD, watch them on their TVs, and then, if they wish, put them back into their PCs to edit and update the content using Sonic’s integrated technology to create OpenDVD-compliant discs. OpenDVD technology expands the possibilities for DVD by making it easy to create video diaries, up-to-the-minute customized sales presentations, family video albums and more.
MyDVD 3.5 Video Suite incorporates ArcSoft’s ShowBiz video editor, enabling users to perform advanced video editing on their DVD titles, including the ability to add transitions, titles and effects.