Format Support and System Requirements

Format Support


File Format Support

Media Type

Formats Supported

Movies

DVD-Video, DVD-VR, DVD+VR, VCPS, VCD, XAVC-S, SVCD, CD

Videos

264, 26L, 3G2, 3GP, 3GP2, 3GPP, ASF, AVC, AVI, BSF, DAT, DIV, DVR-MS, FLV, H264, JSV, JVT, M1V, M2P, M2T, M2TS, M2V, M4V, MKV, MOD, MOV, MP4, MP4V, MPE, MPEG, MPG, MPV, MTS, QT, TIVO, TOD, TP, TPD, TRP, TS, TTS, VC1, VOB, VRO, WM, WMV, WTV1

Photos

BMP, JPEG, JPG, PNG, TIF, TIFF, ARW, CR2, CRW, DCR, DNG, ERF, KDC, MEF, MRW, NEF, ORF, PEF, RAF, RAW, RW2, SR2, SRF, X3F

Music

AAC2, AC3, ADTS2, ALAC, APE, AOB, DTS, FLAC3, M4A, MID, MKA, MP2, MP3, MPA, OGG, RMI, WAV, WMA

1Only supported in Windows 7 & Vista with OEM TV Feature Pack

2ADTS and AAC require windows 7 or above

3 Music files only


Language Support

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish (European)
  • Chinese Simplified
  • Chinese Traditional
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Russian
  • Portuguese

DLNA Specifications

  • PowerDVD 14 Standard works as a Digital Media Player (DMP) for playback of media stored on Digital Media Server (DMS) on local network , such as Power Media Player or Network Attached Storage.

HD Audio Compatible Sound Card and Codec List

  • Realtek ALC679X (support up to 192kHz/24bit 2-6 channels)
  • Realtek ALC898 (support up to 192kHz/24bit 2-8 channels)
  • Realtek ALC899 (support up to 192kHz/24bit 2-8 channels)
  • Realtek ALC672 (support up to 192kHz/24bit 2-6 channels)
  • Realtek ALC885 (support up to 192kHz/24bit 2-channels or 96kHz/24bit 4-8 channels)
  • Realtek ALC889 (support up to 192kHz/24bit 2-channels or 96kHz/24bit 4-8 channels)
  • Realtek ALC669 (support up to 192kHz/24bit 6 channels)
  • Realtek ALC670 (support up to 192kHz/24bit 6 channels)
  • Realtek ALC892 (support up to 192kHz/24bit 8 channels)
  • VIA EnvyHD Vinyl VT1818S codec (support up to 192kHz/24bit 8-channels)
  • VIA EnvyHD Vinyl VT1828S codec (support up to 192kHz/24bit 8-channels)
  • VIA EnvyHD Vinyl VT2020 codec (support up to 192kHz/24bit 8-channels)
  • Auzentech X-Fi HomeTheater HD (supports HDMI 1.3a bit-stream lossless pass-through)
  • AMD Radeon HD 5000 and 6000 Series graphics cards supporting lossless pass-through
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 400 Series graphics cards supporting lossless pass-through
  • Intel Core i3/i5/i7 with integrated audio and graphics

System Requirements


The system requirements for CyberLink PowerDVD vary depending on the movie content you are watching.


Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 8/8.1, Windows 7, Vista and XP 32bit SP3* (Windows XP Service Pack 3 is required)

Processor (CPU)

DVD Playback

  • TrueTheater HD for HD video: Intel Core i5 (with 4 Cores), AMD Phenom II X6 or above
  • DVD playback: Pentium 4 (2.4 GHz), Athlon 64 2800+ (1.8 GHz), AMD Fusion E-series & C-series or above
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4K UltraHD with Hardware Acceleration

  • Intel 3rd generation Core i5 or above
    • Note: PowerDVD supports 4K UltraHD video in H.264 / MP4 format at bitrates up to 60 Mbps

Graphics Processor (GPU)

TrueTheater HD Playback

  • Intel HD Graphics, ATI Radeon HD 5000, NVIDIA GeForce 9500GT or above

DVD Playback

  • PCI Express graphic accelerator supporting DirectX 9.0 or above
  • DisplayLink DL-3000 series USB Graphics Devices

Memory

  • 1 GB required for Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8/8.1; 512 MB required for Windows XP

Hard Disk Space

  • 400 MB for product installation

Display Device

  • For DVD playback: HDCP compliant display for digital output. TV or computer monitor for analog output

Disc Player

  • DVD-ROM, DVD+-R/RW, DVD-RAM or DVD Super Multi combo disc drive

Internet Connection

  • Internet connection required for initial software activation, social media connection and some codec activation.