Saving to Blu-ray

Save Video buttonThe Save to Blu-ray option is used to create Blu-ray video and burn your output movie onto a BD disc. You will be also able to create and edit Blu-ray menu for decoration and quick and easy navigation through your video. The resulting disc will be compatible with most types of modern hardware and software Blu-ray players.

Note!Note: for a Blu-ray disc only the 16:9 aspect can be selected.

You select one of the available Profiles from the drop-down list and review its settings in the list of Video and Audio properties:

Save Movie window

VIDEO PROPERTIES Description
Size Displays the size of the video frame used in the output video. The size is shown as a width to height ratio and is measured in pixels.
Bitrate Displays the number of bits transferred per second, measured in kilobits per second.
Framerate Shows the number of video frames displayed every second, measured in frames in second.
Video compression Displays the name of the codec used to encode the video information into the video file.
Duration Shows the length of the video clip (measured in hours:minutes:seconds.hundredths of seconds).
AUDIO PROPERTIES Description
Bitrate Displays the number of data points used to approximate the true wave form (measured in kilobits per second).
Channels Shows the number of channels in the movie audio track (mono - one channel, stereo - two channels)
Sample Rate Defines the number of samples per second taken from a continuous signal and is measured in Hz.
Audio Format Shows the codec used to encode the video clip soundtrack.
Duration Displays the length of the video clip soundtrack (hours:minutes:seconds.hundredths of seconds).
Note!Note: you cannot change any settings in the profile as all the settings are restricted by the standards compatibility and only an exact profile can be chosen.

After you select a profile from the drop-down list and click the Next >> button, you will go to the BD menu creation step.