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Avid offers Media Composer 5.5 deal to FCP users

July 6, 2011
Avid offers Media Composer 5.5 deal to FCP users BURLINGTON, MA — In the wake of the controversial introduction of Apple’s Final Cut Pro X and the simultaneous discontinuation of FCP 7, Avid, like Adobe last week, is offering an incentive to Final Cut Pro users.

With its limited-time (expires September 30, 2011) Crossgrade promotion, Avid ( is inviting old and new users to download Media Composer 5.5 (including the Production Suite) for a special price of $995. They are even throwing in Avid Media Composer for Final Cut Pro Users online training from Class on Demand.

Please note this offer is not good for Final Cut Pro X users, only owners of earlier versions. They have set up a page on their site with details:

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