Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended Datasheet
Adobe® Photoshop® CS5 Extended
Discover new dimensions in digital imaging
Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended software is the ultimate solution for advanced digital
imaging, delivering all the editing and compositing capabilities of Photoshop CS5 plus
breakthrough tools that let you create and edit 3D and motion-based content.
Top reasons to upgrade to Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended
Complex selections made easy—Get better-than-ever results when selecting intricate image
elements, such as hair, and eliminate background color around selection edges. Automatically vary
selection edges and perfect masks using new refinement tools.
Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended is
also available as a component of
these Adobe Creative Suite® 5.5
editions:
•Design Premium
•Web Premium
•Production Premium
•Master Collection
Learn about the newest features of Adobe CS Live online services*† —
complimentary until April 12, 2012.
Visit www.adobe.com/go/cslive for details.
Subscription option:
Get the same product with low monthly payments. Visit www.adobe.com/go/cssubscription to learn more.
Content-Aware Fill—Remove any image detail or object and watch as Content-Aware Fill magically
fills in the space left behind. This breakthrough technology matches lighting, tone, and noise so that it
looks as if the removed content never existed.
Extraordinary painting effects—Achieve natural and realistic painting effects with the
Mixer Brush, which offers on-canvas color blending, and Bristle Tips, which lets you create lifelike,
textured brush strokes.
3D extrusions with Adobe Repoussé—Create 3D logos and artwork from any text layer,
selection, path, or layer mask with Adobe Repoussé technology. Twist, rotate, extrude, bevel,
and inflate your designs.
Puppet Warp—Precisely reposition or warp any image element. Swing a raised arm to a person’s
side in a photo, stretch text to create new effects, and more.
State-of-the-art raw image processing—Use the Adobe Photoshop Camera Raw 6 plug-in to
nondestructively remove image noise while preserving color and detail. Add grain to make digital photos
look more organic, and enjoy more control when performing post-crop vignetting.
Superior HDR imaging—Create photo-realistic or surreal high dynamic range (HDR) images
with unprecedented speed, control, and accuracy. Get better-than-ever results thanks to automatic ghost
removal and greater control with tone mapping and adjustments, and even give single-exposure photos
the look of HDR.
Enhanced 3D realism and rich materials—Enhance 3D objects and designs with easy shadow
creation, image-based lights, and materials like glass and chrome. Explore with different focus points
in your 3D scene by adjusting the range for depth of field.
Efficient workflow—Boost productivity and creativity thanks to dozens of features and
enhancements requested by Photoshop users. Straighten images automatically, choose colors from
an onscreen color picker, adjust the opacity of many layers at once, and more.
Streamlined creative reviews through integration with Adobe CS Live online services*† —Use
Adobe CS Review, part of CS Live online service,*† to initiate a more secure review without leaving
Photoshop. Reviewers can add comments to your images from their browsers, and you see those
comments appear automatically on your screen.
System requirements
The continuing evolution of creative power from Adobe
Windows®
With Photoshop CS5 Extended, Adobe continues its tradition of offering an ever-improving
environment for digital image processing; film, video, and graphic design; and architectural,
manufacturing, medical, and scientific workflows. Keep up with the latest software from Adobe to
stay at the forefront of professional creativity. Here are some of the top new and enhanced features
included in Photoshop CS5 Extended and previous releases.
• 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
• 1GB of available hard-disk space for
installation; additional free space required
during installation (cannot install on
removable flash 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
• QuickTime 7.6.2 software required for
multimedia features
• Broadband Internet connection required for online services and to validate Subscription Edition (if applicable) on an ongoing basis†
Adobe Photoshop Extended version comparison
Complex selections made easy
Content-Aware Fill
Extraordinary painting with the Mixer Brush and
Bristle Tips
3D extrusions with Adobe Repoussé
Puppet Warp
Mac OS
• Multicore Intel processor
• Mac OS X v10.5.8 or v10.6
• 1GB of RAM
• 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 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
• QuickTime 7.6.2 software required for
multimedia features
• Broadband Internet connection required for online services and to validate Subscription Edition (if applicable) on an ongoing basis†
For updates to system requirements, visit www.adobe.com/go/
photoshopextended_systemreqs.
Rich 3D materials library and picker
Streamlined creative reviews with Adobe CS Review,
part of CS Live online services*†
Easy shadow creation for 3D models
Better media management with
Adobe Mini Bridge
Fast performance with 64-bit support
Improved 32-bit file support
Adjustments and Masks panels
Content-Aware Scaling
3D object painting
New GPU-accelerated features
For more information
Product details:
www.adobe.com/go/
photoshopextended
Upgrade details:
www.adobe.com/go/
ps_ex_upgrade
State-of-the-art raw image processing
Superior HDR imaging
Efficient workflow
Adobe 3D Forge Engine
Photoshop CS5
Extended
Photoshop CS4
Extended
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*CS Live online services are complimentary until April 12, 2012. Visit www.adobe.com/go/cslive for details.
†Adobe online services, including Adobe CS Live Services, are available only to users 13 and older and require agreement to additional terms and Adobe’s
online privacy policy (available at www.adobe.com/go/terms). Online services are not available in all countries or languages, may require user registration
and may be subject to change or discontinuation without notice. Additional fees or subscription charges may apply.
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