Desktop Edition Pro Edition Enterprise Edition
Target uses Caption and subtitling authoring and editing Authoring, editing, QC, asset management, TV broadcast exports Automation & high volume caption and subtitle asset delivery
Target customers Corporate, independent, academic, government, houses of worship Caption service providers, TV networks, post facilities Major networks, content providers, asset management & distribution services

Authoring/Exports

  Buy  Buy   Buy  Buy   Buy  Buy
Auto-transcription with Telestream Cloud Account Subscription in over 100 languages
Caption and Subtitle authoring, editing, timing and formatting
Timed Text Speech Cloud Based Auto-Transcription
Auto Time Stamp (sync text and audio)
Export SCC (CEA-608) & MCC (CEA-708) files
Streaming/Mobile Video
(SMPTE 2052 timed text--TTML and DFXP, Vimeo, Safari, Android, IMSC 1.0, WebVTT, SRT, iOS, YouTube, WMV, SAMI, etc.)
Burn-in Subtitles and Basic DVD Subtitles
iTunes iTT subtitle creation, edit, and export²
Drop shadow option for subtitling workflows²
Japanese Ruby & Vertical positioning support²
Subtitle overlay (movie w/alpha channel subtitle graphics)
Advanced DVD/Blu-ray subtitles  
TV broadcast and VOD media
(ProRes², MPEG-2, H.264, MXF, Avid AAF, tape, etc.)
 
OP-47 and OP-42 Teletext for MXF Workflows³
 
Export caption interchange files (CAP, TDS, ULT, EBU-STL, etc.)  
V-chip/XDS/AFD Encoding  
Live captioning³ 
(via hardware encoder or web stream e.g. YouTube)
 

Caption Asset Management (Imports/Conversions)

     
Import plain text, SCC & MCC, web formats
Import interchange files
(Cheetah CAP, TDS, ULT, PAC, EBU-STL, etc.)
 
Extract CC from video files (MOV, MXF, MPEG-2, etc.)  
Reformat Pop-on <-> Roll-up
 
Import Nexidia QC .XML Report³  

Automation

     
Assemble Captions² (conform to EDL)  
Batch processing (GUI)    
Scripting & External Control (CLI)    

Premium Support – 1st Year Included

$225/year¹ $825/year¹ $1,555/year¹
Priority response, telephone support (phone support for CaptionMaker and MacCaption
is only available after a support ticket is entered via our support web form),
free software upgrades, Remote Access services
Desktop Edition
Target uses Caption and subtitling authoring and editing
Target customers Corporate, independent, academic, government, houses of worship
Authoring/Export   Buy  Buy
Automatically transcribes videos using speech-to-text
Caption and Subtitle authoring, editing, timing and formatting
Auto Time Stamp (sync text and audio)
Export SCC (CEA-608) & MCC (CEA-708) files
Streaming/Mobile Video
(Timed text [TTML and DFXP], Vimeo, Safari, Android, WebVTT, IMSC 1.0, SRT, iOS, iTunes iTT, YouTube, WMV, SAMI, etc.)
Burn-in Subtitles and Basic DVD Subtitles
iTunes iTT subtitle creation, edit, and export²
Drop shadow option for subtitling workflows²
Japanese Ruby & Vertical positioning support²
Subtitle overlay (movie w/alpha channel subtitle graphics)
Advanced DVD/Blu-ray subtitles  
TV broadcast and VOD media
(ProRes², MPEG-2, H.264, MXF, Avid AAF, tape, etc.)
 
OP-47 and OP-42 Teletext for MXF Workflows³
 
Export caption interchange files (CAP, TDS, ULT, EBU-STL, etc.)  
V-chip/XDS/AFD Encoding  
Live captioning³ 
(via hardware encoder or web stream e.g. YouTube)
 

Caption Asset Management (Imports/Conversions)

 
Import plain text, SCC & MCC, web formats
Import interchange files
(Cheetah CAP, TDS, ULT, PAC, EBU-STL, etc.)
 
Extract CC from video files (MOV, MXF, MPEG-2, etc.)  
Reformat Pop-on <-> Roll-up
 
Import Nexidia QC .XML Report³  

Automation

 
Assemble Captions² (conform to EDL)  
Batch processing (GUI)  
Scripting & External Control (CLI)  

Premium Support – 1st Year Included

$225/year¹
Priority response, telephone support (phone support for CaptionMaker and MacCaption
is only available after a support ticket is entered via our support web form),
free software upgrades, Remote Access services
Pro Edition
Target uses Authoring, editing, QC, asset management, TV broadcast exports
Target customers Caption service providers, TV networks, post facilities

Authoring/Exports

  Buy  Buy
Automatically transcribes videos using speech-to-text
Caption and Subtitle authoring, editing, timing and formatting
Auto Time Stamp (sync text and audio)
Export SCC (CEA-608) & MCC (CEA-708) files
Streaming/Mobile Video
(Timed text [TTML and DFXP], Vimeo, Safari, Android, WebVTT, IMSC 1.0, SRT, iOS, iTunes iTT, YouTube, WMV, SAMI, etc.)
Burn-in Subtitles and Basic DVD Subtitles
iTunes iTT subtitle creation, edit, and export²
Drop shadow option for subtitling workflows²
Japanese Ruby & Vertical positioning support²
Subtitle overlay (movie w/alpha channel subtitle graphics)
Advanced DVD/Blu-ray subtitles
TV broadcast and VOD media
(ProRes², MPEG-2, H.264, MXF, Avid AAF, tape, etc.)
OP-47 and OP-42 Teletext for MXF Workflows³
Export caption interchange files (CAP, TDS, ULT, EBU-STL, etc.)
V-chip/XDS/AFD Encoding
Live captioning³ 
(via hardware encoder or web stream e.g. YouTube)

Caption Asset Management (Imports/Conversions)

 
Import plain text, SCC & MCC, web formats
Import interchange files
(Cheetah CAP, TDS, ULT, PAC, EBU-STL, etc.)
Extract CC from video files (MOV, MXF, MPEG-2, etc.)
Reformat Pop-on <-> Roll-up
Import Nexidia QC .XML Report³

Automation

 
Assemble Captions² (conform to EDL)
Batch processing (GUI)  
Scripting & External Control (CLI)  

Premium Support – 1st Year Included

$825/year¹
Priority response, telephone support (phone support for CaptionMaker and MacCaption
is only available after a support ticket is entered via our support web form),
free software upgrades, Remote Access services
Enterprise Edition
Target uses Automation & high volume caption and subtitle asset delivery
Target customers Major networks, content providers, asset management & distribution services

Authoring/Exports

  Buy  Buy
Automatically transcribes videos using speech-to-text
Caption and Subtitle authoring, editing, timing and formatting
Auto Time Stamp (sync text and audio)
Export SCC (CEA-608) & MCC (CEA-708) files
Streaming/Mobile Video
(Timed text [TTML and DFXP], Vimeo, Safari, Android, WebVTT, IMSC 1.0, SRT, iOS, iTunes iTT, YouTube, WMV, SAMI, etc.)
Burn-in Subtitles and Basic DVD Subtitles
iTunes iTT subtitle creation, edit, and export²
Drop shadow option for subtitling workflows²
Japanese Ruby & Vertical positioning support²
Subtitle overlay (movie w/alpha channel subtitle graphics)
Advanced DVD/Blu-ray subtitles
TV broadcast and VOD media
(ProRes², MPEG-2, H.264, MXF, Avid AAF, tape, etc.)
OP-47 and OP-42 Teletext for MXF Workflows³
Export caption interchange files (CAP, TDS, ULT, EBU-STL, etc.)
V-chip/XDS/AFD Encoding
Live captioning³ 
(via hardware encoder or web stream e.g. YouTube)

Caption Asset Management (Imports/Conversions)

 
Import plain text, SCC & MCC, web formats
Import interchange files
(Cheetah CAP, TDS, ULT, PAC, EBU-STL, etc.)
Extract CC from video files (MOV, MXF, MPEG-2, etc.)
Reformat Pop-on <-> Roll-up
Import Nexidia QC .XML Report³

Automation

 
Assemble Captions² (conform to EDL)
Batch processing (GUI)
Scripting & External Control (CLI)

Premium Support – 1st Year Included

$1,555/year¹
Priority response, telephone support (phone support for CaptionMaker and MacCaption
is only available after a support ticket is entered via our support web form),
free software upgrades, Remote Access services
  ¹1st year Premium Support required and included in the purchase of MacCaption / CaptionMaker
  ²MacCaption only feature
  ³CaptionMaker only feature