About the Apple ProRes White Papers

Read the Apple ProRes white papers for in-depth information about the ProRes family of codecs and Apple ProRes RAW.

There are two Apple ProRes white papers:

  • The Apple ProRes White Paper (updated April, 2018) provides in-depth information about the six codecs in the Apple ProRes family, including technical specifications and performance metrics.
  • The Apple ProRes RAW White Paper (published April, 2018) provides in-depth information about Apple ProRes RAW and Apple ProRes RAW HQ, including technical specifications, performance metrics, and using ProRes RAW in Final Cut Pro X.
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