Final Cut Pro X: Apple ProRes White Paper
Apple ProRes is one of the most popular and commonly used codecs in professional post-production. The Apple ProRes family of video codecs has made it both possible and affordable to edit full-frame, 10-bit, 4:2:2 high-definition (HD), 2K, 4K, and 5K video sources with multistream performance in Final Cut Pro X.
The Apple ProRes White Paper (updated October 2012) provides in-depth information about all five members of the Apple ProRes family, including technical specifications and performance metrics.
View the Apple ProRes White Paper.