M1 Pro - Software version?

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M1 Pro - Software version?

PostSat Dec 04, 2021 5:14 pm

Have persuaded a friend of mine to migrate from Premiere Pro over to DR17.
He just bought a 16inch M1 Pro.
Looking over the software versions (M1) only mentioned for the base V17.
Should I advise him to install 17.4.2 straight off the bat?
Or V17?
BTW I run 17.4.2 on my iMac Pro..works really well.
Thank you.
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Re: M1 Pro - Software version?

PostSat Dec 04, 2021 5:50 pm

Go with 17.4.2 which is the most current release.
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Re: M1 Pro - Software version?

PostSun Dec 05, 2021 2:09 am

The software is dual binary and it'll work natively on Intel or M1 Macs.
My new M1 Pro laptop flies with 17.4.2 build 9 and is very stable. Plus, it's rendering without the dreaded fan noise I got with my 2017 iMac.
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