Adobe® Creative Suite® 5 Design Standard

Adobe Creative Suite 5 Design Standard Datasheet
Adobe® Creative Suite® 5 Design Standard
Create outstanding print design, even under the tightest deadlines
Adobe Creative Suite 5 Design Standard software offers a host of productivity
features for print design, including more precise image selection in Adobe
Photoshop,® streamlined object editing in Adobe InDesign,® and perspective
drawing in Adobe Illustrator.® Revolutionize everyday creative work with innovative
painting tools in Photoshop and Illustrator, and accelerate creative reviews with
online services* that integrate with Design Standard software.
Top reasons to upgrade to Adobe Creative Suite 5 Design Standard
Adobe Creative Suite 5 Design
Standard combines the latest
versions of:
Photoshop CS5
Illustrator CS5
InDesign CS5
Acrobat® 9 Pro
Complex selections made easy—Get better-than-ever results in Photoshop CS5
when selecting tricky image elements such as hair, and eliminate background color around
selection edges.
Simplified object selection and editing—Save time by performing repetitive layout tasks
efficiently in InDesign CS5. Manipulate frames and frame content without switching tools.
Dynamically adjust white space between objects to reposition page items.
Additional components:
Adobe Bridge CS5
Adobe Device Central CS5
Innovative paint brushes with Photoshop CS5 and Illustrator CS5—Create scalable vector
artwork with the nuance and subtlety of fine art, enhance photographs with painterly effects, and
paint freely on screen much as you would with physical brushes and paints.
Integration with new Adobe
CS Live online services*
Resolution-independent effects with Illustrator CS5—Apply raster effects such as drop
shadows, glows, blurs, and textures that maintain a consistent appearance at different resolutions
throughout the design process.
Production and printing tools—Find and place files fast by using the new Mini Bridge panel
accessible from within InDesign CS5 and Photoshop CS5. Export large PDF files in the background,
and eliminate font-related production problems using document-installed fonts in InDesign.
Powerful new text features with InDesign CS5—Take advantage of efficiencies such as
text-change tracking and paragraphs that span and split columns.
Faster, more precise drawing tools with Illustrator CS5—Adjust stroke width interactively
using convenient width handles, precisely size and position arrowheads, and align dashes
symmetrically. Draw shapes and scenes in accurate 1-, 2-, or 3-point linear perspective.
Accelerated creative reviews with CS Live online services*—Conveniently initiate
online reviews from within Photoshop, Illustrator, or InDesign with CS Review, part of CS Live
online services.
*CS Live online services are complimentary for a limited time. See page 2 for details and limitations related to all Adobe online services.
The continuing evolution of creative power from Adobe
Windows®
With CS5 Design Standard, Adobe continues the tradition of offering an ever-improving
environment for print designers. Here’s a snapshot of powerful new features added in
CS5 Design Standard and previous releases.
Upgrade from
Creative Suite 2
Premium or
Standard
Upgrade from
Creative Suite 3
Design Premium
or Design
Standard
NEW IN CS4 DESIGN STANDARD
• Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD Athlon®
64 processor
• Microsoft® Windows XP with Service
Pack 3; Windows Vista® Home Premium,
Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise
with Service Pack 1 (Service Pack 2
recommended); or Windows 7
• 1GB of RAM or more recommended
• 7.7GB of available hard-disk space for
installation; additional free space required
during installation (cannot install on
removable flash-based storage devices)
• 1024x768 display (1280x800
recommended) with qualified
hardware-accelerated OpenGL graphics
card, 16-bit color, and 256MB of VRAM
• Some GPU-accelerated features require
graphics support for Shader Model 3.0
and OpenGL 2.0
• Some features in Adobe Bridge rely on a
DirectX 9–capable graphics card with at
least 64MB of VRAM
• DVD-ROM drive compatible with
dual-layer DVDs
• QuickTime 7.6.2 software required for
multimedia features
• Adobe Flash® Player 10 software required
to export SWF files
• Broadband Internet connection required
for online services*
Mac OS
NEW IN CS3 DESIGN STANDARD
• Multicore Intel processor
• Mac OS X v10.5.7 or v10.6
• 1GB of RAM or more recommended
• 8.2GB of available hard-disk space for
installation; additional free space required
during installation (cannot install on a
volume that uses a case-sensitive file
system or on removable flash-based storage devices)
• 1024x768 display (1280x800 recommended) with qualified hardwareaccelerated OpenGL graphics card, 16-bit color,
and 256MB of VRAM
• Some GPU-accelerated features require
graphics support for Shader Model 3.0
and OpenGL 2.0
• DVD-ROM drive compatible with
dual-layer DVDs
• QuickTime 7.6.2 software required for
multimedia features
• Adobe Flash Player 10 software required
to export SWF files
• Broadband Internet connection required
for online services*
Upgrade from
Creative Suite 4
Design Premium
or Design
Standard
NEW IN CS5 DESIGN STANDARD
System requirements
• Realistic painting effects
• Complex selections made easier
• Native 64-bit support
• Beautiful Strokes
• Vector painting
• Perspective Drawing
• Multiple page sizes in a single file
• Simplified object selection and editing
• Text-change tracking
• Paragraphs that span or split columns
• PDF export in the background
Photoshop CS4
•Content-aware scaling
•Smoother rotation, panning,
and zooming
•Masks panel
Illustrator CS4
•Multiple artboards
•Blob Brush
•Gradients exposed
Photoshop CS3
•Quick Selection and Refine Edge tools
•Nondestructive Smart Filters
•Vanishing Point with adjustable
perspective planes
•Photomerge with advanced alignment
and blending
InDesign CS4
•Live Preflight
•Smart Guides
•Built-in Photoshop effects
•Links panel
Acrobat 9 Pro
•PDF Portfolios
InDesign CS3
•Multiple file placement
•Table and cell styles
•Improved long document support
Acrobat 8 Professional
•Automated preflight corrections
Illustrator CS3
•Live Color
•Eraser tool
•Crop Area tool
For updates to system requirements,
visit www.adobe.com/go/
designstandard_systemreqs.
For more information
Product details:
www.adobe.com/go/
creativesuitedesignstandard
Upgrade details:
www.adobe.com/go/
ds_upgrade
*This product may allow you to extend its functionality by accessing certain features that are hosted online, including CS Live online services (“Online Services”),
provided you have a high-speed Internet connection. The Online Services, and some features thereof, may not be available in all countries, languages, and/or
currencies and may be discontinued in whole or in part without notice. Use of the Online Services is governed by separate terms of use and by the Online Privacy
Policy, and access to some services may require user registration. Some Online Services, including services that are initially offered at no charge, may be subject
to additional fees and require a separate subscription. For more details and to review the applicable terms of use and Online Privacy Policy, visit www.adobe.com.
For more information, visit www.adobe.com/go/cslive.
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