CyberLink Corp., today announced the release of PowerDVD 19, the latest version of its leading movie and media playback software. PowerDVD 19 builds on CyberLink’s legacy of cutting-edge playback technology, with video playback support for Ultra HD 8K and 4K HDR content. PowerDVD’s playback engine now also boasts native 64-bit support, allowing for Ultra HD 4K video to be enjoyed in better-than-original quality with unique TrueTheater audio-visual enhancement technology.
8K video is the next wave in superior definition home entertainment. Although still new to the market, 8K displays are already starting to find their way into an increasing number of living rooms, and 8K video content isn’t far behind. With 8K video already on YouTube and mainstream TV broadcasts, it won’t be long until it is the norm for video media consumption. By supporting 8K video playback, on top of Ultra HD 4K and 360˚, CyberLink is ensuring PowerDVD users are best placed to enjoy the future of multimedia.Add a comment
CyberLink Corp. today announced the release of Screen Recorder 4, the all-in-one screen recording software for recording, streaming and editing gameplay. The new version provides support for multistreaming, chroma key and customized overlay effects. It allows gamers, vloggers and business users to expand their reach by streaming to multiple online services simultaneously while also adding fun, dynamic effects to their live events.
Limiting users’ streaming to a single service severely restricts the exposure and earning potential of online gamers and streamers. In a recent survey of CyberLink Screen Recorder users, 42% of gamers indicated they prefer to stream via Youtube, while 34% prefer using Twitch. With over 75% of the gaming population using these two platforms, multistreaming provides an effective means to increase their viewer base. Screen Recorder 4 makes it possible to stream on up to five different platforms in real-time. Streamers can broadcast simultaneously to Twitch, YouTube, Facebook, and two custom RTMP servers, unlocking the potential of reaching larger audiences with a single stream.“Livestreaming is an integral part of the modern lifestyle. Gamers, vloggers, and commercial users can stream any range of events to an online audience, from livestream gameplay, to conducting online business training and eLearning business. We want to provide an all-in-one solution with powerful multistreaming capabilities that meet the needs of online broadcasters,” said Dr. Jau Huang, CEO of CyberLink. “Screen Recorder 4 caters to the millions of gamers, vloggers and aspiring social media sensations around the world, allowing users to easily share their content through multiple platforms and custom servers simultaneously.”Add a comment
Introducing Roxio Toast 17 Titanium and Toast 17 Pro, the latest versions of Roxio’s powerful digital media and burning software for Mac. Now with MultiCam Editing, Toast delivers new movie making possibilities by making it simple to combine, sync, and edit footage from multiple cameras to tell your story from any angle. Designed for 64-bit, Toast is the complete solution for capturing, editing, burning, and sharing digital media.
Use MultiCam Editing to explore a variety of creative options, including picture-in-picture effects, or switch between camera angles to add interest and draw in viewers. Used together with Roxio Toast’s MultiCam Capture™, these new capabilities offer everything you need to create dynamic training and tutorials, unboxing videos, and much more. Easily create engaging movies and grow your YouTube audience.
“With MultiCam Editing, Toast 17 gives video editing enthusiasts new creative options in an affordable, all-in-one digital media package,” says Michel Yavercovski, Senior Director of Product Management for Roxio. “Whether you’re looking to make a how-to video, record a music session, or vlog on the latest device, MultiCam Editing makes it easy to bring together all the angles to tell a great story.”Add a comment
CyberLink Corp., the world’s leading consumer multimedia software company today unveiled the latest all-in-one software collection, Media Suite 16. This new release introduces team collaboration and communication apps – U Webinar, U Meeting and PerfectCam – to the suite that also includes the latest version of award-winning software, PowerDVD, PowerDirector, PhotoDirector, Power2Go and the new Screen Recorder 3. This comprehensive collection of media playback, burning, editing, and work tools will satisfy the needs of the entire family both at home and at work.
The latest addition to Media Suite 16 is the line-up of CyberLink’s team collaboration and business communication series – U Webinar, U Meeting and PerfectCam. Offering exceptional lag-free audio and video quality, U provides offers a uniquely designed platform for video conferencing and team collaboration, completely adaptable for both impromptu and formal meetings. Also, the addition of innovative plugin PerfectCam features augmented reality technology for visual enhancements and virtual makeup to ensure that users always maintain a professional appearance in front of the webcam.Add a comment
CyberLink Corp., today released PowerDVD 18, the latest version of its flagship movie and media player for 4K high dynamic range (HDR), Ultra-HD Blu-ray, virtual reality (VR), 360o and online streaming content. PowerDVD remains the world’s most complete and reliable home entertainment center, providing playback for all types of digital media – from physical movie discs, video files and online streaming to photos and music.
“In today’s digital age, people expect to watch high-definition movies and stream videos with zero hassle, no questions asked. PowerDVD continues to lead the way on bringing a premium multimedia experience to users around the world,” said Dr. Jau Huang, CEO of CyberLink. “With a number of enhancements added in this release, PowerDVD raises the bar in combining the world of online media with high-definition playback, live videos and 360o content, truly creating an end-to-end solution for users and their entertainment needs. PowerDVD 18 is a best-in-class media player enabling people to maximize the full potential of their VR headsets, Ultra HD 4K TVs, home theater systems—even their PC.”Add a comment
DVDFab, the industry leader in the field of DVD, Blu-ray and video backup solutions, introduces the world's 1st 4K Ultra HD copy software, a brand-new product which allows users to make home backup copies of any unprotected 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray movies their own.
Introducing the DVDFab UHD Copy
Thanks to the increasing availability of both home 4K UHD Blu-ray Players and 4K UHD TVs from major manufacturers, such as Sony, Panasonic, Samsung and more, the next generation 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray titles are becoming popular among Blu-ray lovers and even common consumers. In the meantime, many enthusiasts are expressing their strong desires on social networks and some 3rd party forums for the 4K Ultra HD contents. However, due the facts that both the 4K Ultra HD titles and blank BD XL discs are still quite expensive, backing up the 4K Ultra HD movies to regular BD-50 and BD-25 discs seems to be much more pragmatic and economical.Add a comment
Introducing Roxio Creator NXT 6 and Roxio Creator NXT Pro 6, the latest versions of Roxio's complete burning and creativity suite that feature a diverse range of new video editing capabilities to elevate your next video project. With new MultiCam™ Capture, support for 360 video, Motion Tracking, and Track Transparency, the new Creator offers everything you need to produce great-looking, dynamic, and fun-to-watch videos. Plus, with a redesigned and streamlined interface, it's even easier to achieve all your digital media projects, from making movies to enhancing and managing your photo collections, burning discs, and sharing on the latest devices.
For anyone looking to get creative with video, Creator NXT 6 introduces more creative possibilities than ever with the newly enhanced VideoWave® editing software. YouTubers and videomakers can use new MultiCam Capture to both record and combine footage from up to two video streams, and seamlessly switch between angles using the Multi-Camera editor. Layer tracks with new Track Transparency to create superimposed effects or custom fade-in, fade-out transitions. Use new Motion Tracking to add text or graphics to label or blur out a moving object. And if you're capturing 360 videos, now it's easy to convert 360 footage to standard video to playback on virtually any video player. With support for more popular video formats, including HEVC, Roxio Creator NXT 6 has you fully covered and ready to edit.Add a comment
Launching today is the latest version of Nero 2018, the successful multimedia software for burning, copying, creating, editing, ripping, converting, playing and streaming media content.
“Nero users have thousands of photos, videos and music files stored on lots of different devices such as smartphones, tablet PCs, laptops and desktops. Their media archives are getting bigger and more complex every day and happen to be a real pain point for all of our users” says Oliver Schneider Vice President Products at Nero. “Nero 2018 puts an end to this by highly optimizing the ways that users can organize their footage in a centralized place and create and play content faster, quicker, and easier than ever”.
New in the Nero Standard 2018 Suite:
Movies & TV Shows. Many users have a collection of commercial movies and TV series stored on their PC to stream to their TV in the home network. Nero 2018 now has specialized organizing and playback views for movies and TV shows allowing the managing and playing of movies and TV shows easier than ever. Movie posters plus other embedded movie information as well as the ‘Play to TV’ streaming functions and Nero Streaming Player App makes for a very streamlined and enjoyable experience.
Black Bars. Today’s users have numerous photo and video aspect ratios to handle in their wide screen video or slideshow projects, be it 4:3, 3:2, 1:1, 9:16, and more. Nero’s 1-click ‘black bar remover’ just puts an end to the omnipresent problem of black bars on users wide screen TV sets.Add a comment
Introducing ROXIO Toast 16 Titanium and Toast 16 Pro, the latest versions of Roxio's powerful digital media and disc burning software for Mac. Toast now includes the new MultiCam Capture making it simple to capture synced footage from your screen, webcam, and supported cameras to help you create engaging video tutorials and presentations. Whether you're making videos for business or fun, Toast 16 with MultiCam Capture is the perfect companion to video editing software like iMovie and Final Cut Pro.
MultiCam Capture in Toast 16 captures all your footage simultaneously, even audio from a high-quality microphone, so there's no post-capture syncing required. Use MultiCam Capture to quickly capture great-looking video footage from multiple angles and your screen. Then import your synced footage into your favorite video editing software to create your final production. With multiple angles recorded, you can explore a variety of creative options, including picture-in-picture effects or switching between camera angles to add interest and draw in viewers.
"With new MultiCam Capture, Toast 16 offers an incredibly powerful video capture and screen recording application. By recording and syncing footage on the fly, you can now easily engage with your audience from any angle. Whether you're creating software training, unboxing videos, or cooking demos, it's never been simpler to capture dynamic content to grab your audience's attention," said Michel Yavercovski, Senior Director of Product Management for Roxio. "Longtime video makers and aspiring YouTube vloggers alike will find MultiCam Capture to be a powerful addition to their video editing toolkit."Add a comment
OWC Holdings, Inc., a division of OWC, a leading zero emissions Mac and PC technology company, announced today the launch of SoftRAID v. 5.6 RAID software featuring SoftRAID Easy Setup, which now makes it super easy to create a RAID system (redundant array of independent disks) from scratch to keep your precious files protected against disk failure and achieve faster data access. SoftRAID’s software RAID system is ideal for everyone who needs to safely store and backup massive amounts of data, including photographers, videographers, editors, audio producers, database and media managers, advertisers, archivers, and more. SoftRAID’s Easy Setup guides less technical users through the process of creating SoftRAID volumes, automating the process of configuring disks and making recommendations to help users setup their SoftRAID system. All users have to do is decide what the RAID volume will be used for and how much space to use (with hints from the application) -- SoftRAID Easy Setup does the rest.
Additional new features in SoftRAID include the ability to monitor USB and FireWire disks for failure and impending failure and translation to Simplified Chinese (for both the application and documentation), in addition to the 5 other languages SoftRAID already supports: English, French, German, Spanish and Japanese. SoftRAID is available to purchase from www.SoftRAID.com/store for SoftRAID lite at $49 and the full SoftRAID at $179. A 30 day fully functional Free Trial of SoftRAID or SoftRAID Lite is available to download immediately from www.SoftRAID.com/freetrial.Add a comment