Pinnacle Studio 21 (PC)

  • Model #: PNST21STEFAMC
  • Web Code: 11644497
Sold and shipped by: Best Buy
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Make movies that make an impression with the powerful Pinnacle Studio 21 video editing software. It features a streamlined workflow with Split Screen video, and offers over 1500 pro-quality effects, pro-caliber audio effects, and pre-designed templates for quick-start projects. It's easy to export and share your projects with friends, family, and the world.

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Split Screen video for a faster, streamlined workflow

  • Show multiple videos streams simultaneously with the new Split Screen Video
  • Easily drag and drop your media to create impressive movies or to share the highlights from a recent trip
  • Start with pre-designed templates or create your own custom template with the Split Screen template creator

Create your own templates

  • Montage templates provide preset themes such as weddings, sports, holidays, sci-fi, comics and more to kick-start your project for fast, pro-level results in just a few clicks
  • Create your own templates and fast-track future projects; add standard introductions and exits to your videos for a consistent experience across all of your productions

Enhanced multi-track timeline editing

  • Intuitive user interface for a streamlined editing experience; quick access to the tools you need ensures precision and efficiency
  • Easily crop, trim or rotate video and customize your next project on the six-track timeline
  • Apply sophisticated effects and give your videos a professional polish; add motion to your photos and videos and apply the Pan and Zoom effect, or create a Picture-in-Picture effect in a few easy clicks
  • Start with storyboard editing to visualize how your story will unfold, then move onto timeline editing to flesh it out and finalize your movie
  • Keep your project elements organized with Project Bins to manage your media, and arrange your workspace to best suit your needs

Incredible effects and fitting music

  • Add polish to your next video with over 1,500 effects, animated titles and transitions
  • Correct common problems like removing red eye and enhancing colour
  • Save your most-used effects to your Favorite section to make it easy to find them and use them again
  • Identify the perfect music track to compliment your movie with music from ScoreFitter and access a selection of royalty-free soundtracks that automatically adjusts to fit the length of your movie
  • Add the final touches with brand new Motion 3D titles and choose from an expanded selection of titling options that will make your audience feel like they're watching a big-screen blockbuster

Exciting extras to enhance your next project

  • Create big-screen style animations frame by frame and go well beyond basic video editing with Stop Motion Animation
  • Just plug in your camera and tap into the processing power and unique lens capabilities of your camera directly from Pinnacle Studio
  • Easily sync and combine 2 cameras for more dynamic videos in the Multi-Camera Editor and select the angle you want to show as your video plays
  • Screen your footage, switch angles and automatically align clips with Audio Syncing
  • Combine your multi-camera results with the Picture-in-Picture effect to add excitement to your movie

Optimized for the latest formats

  • Work with video from iPhone 6 and other new-generation cameras with support for Variable Frame Rate video
  • Output to a range of popular formats, even formats compatible to share on your favourite mobile device

Share online, on disc or on a device

  • Export to disc, share your footage directly to Facebook, YouTube or Vimeo, or output your video to one of many popular formats to view on your favorite device
  • Give your video the packaging it deserves and create high-quality DVDs with themed menus, sub-menus and chapters
  • Over 50 stylish and customizable templates let you quickly create a top-notch, personalized DVD to share with friends and family
  • Burn easily to DVD, AVCHD and Blu-ray disc (with plugin; sold separately)

Get help and inspiration to get the most out of Pinnacle Studio

  • Access video tutorials on specific techniques and projects, find tips and tricks and surf our blogs for community insight directly from the Welcome tab in Pinnacle Studio
  • Subscribe to the PinnacleStudioLife YouTube channel or follow on Facebook for more information and inspiration
  • Join an active community and connect with other users to ask questions in the community forum
  • Get a 21-day all-access pass to (new users only) with Pinnacle Studio 21 content, loads of training materials and unlimited access to their royalty-free stock library

What's in the Box?

  • DVD
  • Registration Card


  • Parts - 30 Day(s)
  • Type
  • System Requirements
  • CPU
    Intel Core Duo 1.8 GHz, Core i3 or AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ 2.0 GHz Or Higher; Intel Core i5 Or i7 1.06 GHz Or Higher Required For AVCHD & Intel Quick Sync Video Support; Intel Core i7 or AMD Athlon X4 Or Higher For UHD, Multi-Camera or 360 video
  • Memory (RAM)
    2 GB of RAM Or Higher; min. 4 GB for Windows 64-bit; 8+ GB Highly Recommended for UHD, Multi-Camera, or 360 video
  • Graphics
    1024 x 768
  • Disk Space
    8 GB HDD
  • Optical Drive
    DVD Drive
  • Compatibility
  • Windows PC Compatibility
    Windows 10; Windows 8.x; Windows 7; 64-bit OS highly recommended
  • Languages
  • Instruction Manual Language
    English; French
  • Operating Language
    English; French
  • Physical Descriptions
  • Width
    13.34 cm
  • Height
    19.05 cm
  • Depth
    3.18 cm
  • Width (Inches)
    5.25 in
  • Height (Inches)
    7.50 in
  • Depth (Inches)
    1.25 in
  • Weight
    100 g
  • What's in the Box
  • Warranty Parts
    30 Day(s)



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  • from Burnaby, BC


I tried editing my Garmin 20 AVI files and learned that they can be imported into the program, made into clips but not exported. Technical support agreed. Cannot return an open product.