Adobe announces native Apple silicon support for Premiere Rush

Apple Silicon
Apple Silicon (Image credit: Apple)

What you need to know

  • Adobe has announced updates to Premiere Rush and Premiere Pro.
  • Premiere Rush now natively supports M1 Macs.

Adobe is bringing some of its apps up to date for Apple silicon Macs.

The company has announced an update to both Premiere Rush and Premiere Pro for macOS which, at least for Premiere Rush, brings native support for Apple silicon Macs.

Check out the full list of updates to both applications below:

Premiere Rush

  • Premiere Rush on Apple M1 - Premiere Rush now includes support for Apple M1 computers, including recently released models like MacBook Air M1, MacBook Pro M1, and MacMini M1.
  • New Timeline Context Menu - You can now tap a video clip on the timeline to bring up the context menu on iOS. Use the context menu to split, duplicate, or delete a clip. Tap a video clip with audio to separate the audio clip from the video.
  • Changes to Reset Functionality - On iOS and Android, us reset for Color, Audio, and Transforms to resets all adjustments. On desktop use the reset function to reset color adjustments.
  • Support for new Samsung Note 20/20+ Android phones

You can learn more about the updates to Premiere Rush on the What's new in Adobe Premiere Rush page.

Premiere Rush Context Menu Desktop

Premiere Rush Context Menu Desktop (Image credit: Adobe)

Premiere Pro

  • H.264/HEVC encode performance on Windows (Intel) - New optimizations further improve export times using Intel Quick Sync hardware acceleration., up to 1.8x faster than Premiere Pro 14.0.
  • Dynamic Lumetri Previews - Lumetri presets now display a frame from your current sequence and thumbnails for Lumetri presets in the Effects panel dynamically update, providing a preview of the preset.

You can learn more about the updates to Premiere Pro on the What's New Page.

Apple released the new MacBook Air with M1, 13-inch MacBook Pro with M1, and Mac mini with M1 in the fall of 2020.

Joe Wituschek

Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.