Compare PowerDVD 16 Versions

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Blu-ray Disc/Format Support

Blu-ray disc (BDMovie/BD-R/BD-RE 2.1/BD Profile 1.1)

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BD Live (BD Profile 2.0)

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AVCHD

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AVCREC

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Blu-ray 3D Disc

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Blu-ray movie ISO file playback

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TrueTheater 3D on Blu-ray (2D to 3D Conversion)

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DVD Support

DVD Movie (DVD,  DVD-VR, DVD+VR)

3D DVD (Side-by-Side, Over/Under) movie 

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CPRM Protected Disc

DVD Movie ISO file playback

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TrueTheater® 3D on DVD (2D to 3D Conversion)

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TV Mode NEW

Interface Optimized for Big Screen TVs NEW

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Apply TrueTheater Enhancements to Video & Audio

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Supports Media Casting (see below) NEW

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Optimized 4K video playback on 4K TVs

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Supports Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio

7.1 ch 7.1 ch - -

Supports subtitles / multiple subtitles

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Media Casting NEW

Cast Video, Photo, Audio to ChromeCast™ NEW

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Cast Video, Photo, Audio to Apple TV® NEW

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Cast Video, Photo, Audio to Roku® NEW

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Apply TrueTheater Enhancements to Video & Audio

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Video Format Support

MPEG HEVC (H.265)

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MPEG-4 AVC (H.264)

3D videos (MK3D/Side-by-side/Up-and-under/2D to 3D, MVC NEW)

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XAVC-S support for 4K/HD movies

MKV, FLV, MOV, 3GPP support and more

Customized subtitles / multiple subtitles

Audio Format Support

Dolby Digital (5.1 ch)

Dolby Digital Plus (7.1 ch)

5.1 ch 5.1 ch

Dolby TrueHD (7.1 ch)

5.1 ch -

DTS 96/24

DTS-HD (7.1 ch)

5.1 ch -

DSD Audio NEW

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AAC Decoding (5.1 ch)

Lossless HD Audio – APE/FLAC/ALAC

Audio Features

Audio equalizer

WASAPI exclusive mode

Audio extraction from video

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Batch audio extraction from multiple files NEW

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Audio CD ripping

Batch Music Tag Editing

Dolby Pro Logic IIx

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Dolby Virtual Speaker

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Dolby Headphone

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Dolby Digital EX

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TrueTheater® Technology

TrueTheater 3D for Blu-ray Movies/ HD Videos/ Photos

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TrueTheater HD

TrueTheater Color

TrueTheater Lighting

TrueTheater Sound

TrueTheater (Motion, Stretch, Stabilizer, Denoise, Surround)

Social Media Features

YouTube 3D playback by TrueTheater 3D

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Upload Video to YouTube, Vimeo

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Upload 3D Video to YouTube

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Pin (download) YouTube video for offline playback

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Browse and play video from Vimeo

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Convert video before upload to social network

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Mobile Apps BONUS

Power Media Player for Android, iOS, & Windows devices

Free Version Free Version

PowerDVD Remote for Android & iOS devices IMPROVED

CyberLink Cloud Services

Upload, download, and sync media with CyberLink Cloud

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Convert media before uploading to CyberLink Cloud

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Video streaming from cloud

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CyberLink Cloud Storage UPGRADED

30 GB 30 GB / 1 year - -
Home Media Support - DLNA Features

Share media library to home network devices (DLNA DMS)

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Stream media from home network devices (DMP/DMR)

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Browse media on servers (DMC)

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Stream content with DTCP-IP protection

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Personalization

Customizable PowerDVD wallpapers

Video Scene Selector

Customizable hotkeys and mouse wheel behavior

Auto Resume to Last Viewing Point

Hide media panel tabs

Media Library, User Interface Enhancement and Player Features

Import Music, Photos, and Videos

Import 3D photos & videos

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Photo slideshow (JPG, BMP, PNG, TIFF, RAW)

3D Photo slideshow (*.MPO, *. JPS)

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Instant Thumbnail for Photo viewing

Media library for Movies

Media Library for TV Shows

 
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