Adobe Premiere Pro is the leading editing software for creating incredible videos fast. is a timeline-based and non-linear video editing software application (NLE) developed by Adobe Inc. and published as part of the Adobe Creative Cloud licensing program. First launched in 2003, Adobe Premiere Pro is a successor of Adobe Premiere (first launched in 1991). It is geared towards professional video editing, while its sibling, Adobe Premiere Elements, targets the consumer market. [Source]
Adobe Premiere Pro is the most powerful, impressive, feature-packed, and reliable video editing software.
Your computer must meet the minimum technical specifications outlined below to run Adobe Premiere Pro.
MINIMUM AND RECOMMENDED SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS FOR WINDOWS
|Feature||Minimum specificationsfor HD video workflows||Recommended specificationsfor HD, 4K, or higher|
|Processor||Intel® 6th Gen or newer CPU – or AMD Ryzen™ 1000 Series or newer CPU||Intel® 7th Gen or newer CPU with Quick Sync – or AMD Ryzen™ 3000 Series / Threadripper 2000 series or newer CPU|
|Operating system||Windows 10 (64-bit) V20H2 or later|
Note:Premiere Pro versions 22.0 and later are compatible with Windows 11 operating systems. For systems with NVIDIA GPUs, Windows 11 requires NVIDIA driver version 472.12 or later.
|Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit) version V20H2 or later|
|Memory||8 GB of RAM||Dual-channel memory:16 GB of RAM for HD media32 GB or more for 4K and higher|
|GPU||2 GB of GPU memory For a list of supported graphic cards.||4 GB of GPU memory for HD and some 4K media6 GB or more for 4K and higher For a list of supported graphic cards.|
|Storage||8 GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (will not install on removable flash storage)Additional high-speed drive for media||Fast internal SSD for app installation and cacheAdditional high-speed drive(s) for media|
|Display||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080 or greaterDisplayHDR 400 for HDR workflows|
|Sound card||ASIO compatible or Microsoft Windows Driver Model||ASIO compatible or Microsoft Windows Driver Model|
|Network storage connection||1 Gigabit Ethernet (HD only)||10 Gigabit ethernet for 4K shared network workflow|
Hardware acceleration system requirements
|Hardware-accelerated H.264 encoding||macOS 11.0 (Big Sur) or laterWindows 10 (64-bit) V20H2 or later|
Windows 10 with a supported NVIDIA or AMD card
|Hardware-accelerated HEVC encoding||Hardware-accelerated HEVC 8-bit 4:2:0 encoding supported on:macOS 11.0 (Big Sur) or laterWindows 10 (64-bit) V20H2 or laterWindows 10 with a supported Nvidia or AMD card|
Hardware-accelerated HEVC 10-bit 4:2:0 encoding supported on:Windows 10 (64-bit) V20H2 or laterWindows 10 with a supported Nvidia card
Windows 10 with a supported AMD cardApple Mac Intel and M1 systems. On M1 systems, HEVC HLG 4:2:0 10-bit encoding still encodes via software.
|Hardware-accelerated H.264 decoding||macOS 11.0 (Big Sur) or laterWindows 10 (64-bit) V20H2 or later Note:On macOS, hardware-accelerated H.264 10-bit 4:2:2 decoding is supported on Apple M1 systems only.|
|Hardware-accelerated HEVC decoding||macOS 11.0 (Big Sur) or laterWindows 10 (64-bit) V20H2 or later|
How much does Premiere Pro cost?
Premiere Pro costs US$20.99/mo for individuals and US$35.99/mo per license for teams. Premiere Pro is also included in the Creative Cloud All Apps plan, along with 20+ more creative apps like Photoshop and After Effects. Adobe offers All Apps plans for individuals (US$54.99/mo), students and teachers (US$19.99/mo with eligibility requirement), and teams (US$84.99/mo per license). Students and teachers can get the All Apps plan, including Premiere Pro, for US$19.99/mo for the first year and US$29.99/mo after that.