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Sep. 1, 2011
CyberLink Releases New Updates to Ultimate Universal Player PowerDVD 11 and Redefines the Media Entertainment Experience

Take PowerDVD beyond the PC with new apps and features that support playback and sharing of all media between PC, smartphones and tablets.

Taipei, TaiwanSeptember 1, 2011— CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW) today released a new update to PowerDVD 11, the award-winning media playback software for PCs. PowerDVD 11 now includes new features for seamless connectivity with smart devices so all digital media can be enjoyed anytime, anywhere.

PowerDVD 11 empowers users to fully experience a world of digital entertainment no longer bound by location or device. PowerDVD 11 introduces new features that take entertainment beyond the PC with support for wireless transfer and playback of content between tablets, PCs, and DLNA devices. Two new smart device apps from CyberLink, PowerDVD Mobile and PowerDVD Remote, work seamlessly with PowerDVD 11 so it is easy to share and play media between several devices.

“PowerDVD earned the recognition as the world’s ultimate media player on the PC through delivering an unparalleled digital entertainment experience,” said Alice H. Chang, CEO of CyberLink. “Now CyberLink lets you bring this experience with you everywhere you go—on the PC, in the living room, or on the move.”

Key Features in PowerDVD 11

  • Media Entertainment Beyond the PC: New app PowerDVD Mobile for Android tablets, PowerDVD Remote, and PowerDVD 11 easily share, play and download media across different platforms, so you can enjoy digital media wherever you choose.
  • Ultimate Universal Player: PowerDVD 11 is the only player you will need, perfect player for Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, videos, music, photos and more. Now PowerDVD can also wirelessly stream Blu-ray and HD content over Intel WiDi 2.1.
  • Upscale to HD & 3D Quality: CyberLink’s unique TrueTheater™ enhancements allow you to upscale the image quality of your movies and videos. Try TrueTheater® HD to give standard definition DVD and video images the look and feel of true high-definition or convert 2D photos and videos to 3D.
  • Your Social Media Hub: Search YouTube directly from PowerDVD and watch TrueTheater™-enhanced video or view Facebook and Flickr photos and slideshows all from one application.
  • Play with the PowerDVD Remote: Remotely control PowerDVD playback of Blu-ray and DVD movies, videos, photos and music from the comfort of your sofa with an iPhone, iPad or Android device.

PowerDVD Mobile is an app for Android tablets that plays videos, music and photos as well as wirelessly connects your tablet with PowerDVD on your PC through your Wi-Fi network.

PowerDVD 11 Ultra users can receive free upgrades to this latest version together with a complimentary license for PowerDVD Mobile for Ultra. Users purchasing PowerDVD 11 Ultra will also receive a bonus license of PowerDVD Mobile for Ultra.

Key Features of PowerDVD Mobile

  • Wirelessly download and share media from PowerDVD on the PC to Android tablets with Save To and Share On features.
  • Play media from your Android device to DLNA TVs with Play To features. PowerDVD Mobile will stream media to your DLNA TV so you can enjoy the videos and photos from your Android tablet on the comforts of the big screen.
  • All-in-one media player for videos, photos, and music on Android tablets so digital media can be enjoyed anytime, anywhere.
  • Apply one-click photo enhancements to touch up photos and create and watch cool slideshows of the best images.

Product Availability
PowerDVD 11 is available online in the following languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Japanese, Korean, Russian and Portuguese. CyberLink offers OEM versions to PC and CE manufacturing customers, while a free trial download is also available from the CyberLink website.

CyberLink PowerDVD 11 Versions
PowerDVD 11 Ultra:                                         US $99.95
PowerDVD 11 Deluxe:                                      US $69.95
PowerDVD 11 Standard:                                   US $49.95
Upgrades from previous PowerDVD versions are available starting at $29.95

PowerDVD Mobile for Android tablets is available on the Android Market in the following languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Japanese, Korean, Russian and Portuguese.

CyberLink PowerDVD Mobile Versions
PowerDVD Mobile:                            US $19.99
PowerDVD Mobile for Ultra:              BONUS license with Purchase of PowerDVD 11 Ultra

PowerDVD Remote for smartphones and tablets is available on the Apple App Store and Android Market in the following languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Japanese, Korean, Russian and Portuguese.

CyberLink PowerDVD Remote Versions
PowerDVD Remote:                       US $4.99 for PowerDVD 11 Standard version users    
PowerDVD Remote FREE:             BONUS app with Purchase of PowerDVD 11 Ultra/Deluxe

About CyberLink
CyberLink Corp is the leader and pioneer in enabling digital multimedia on PCs, CEs and mobile devices through the use of video editing software, video player software, and other multimedia solutions. Backed by a group of high-caliber software engineers, CyberLink owns its core codec and a number of patented technologies. CyberLink has built a solid reputation for delivering high-quality, interoperable, and fast time-to-market solutions that keep our OEM partners on the leading edge. Our business partners include leaders in the PC industry: top-5 desktop and notebook providers, optical drive manufacturers and graphic-card makers. Today, CyberLink’s software solutions include: complete applications for Blu-ray Disc playback and creation; digital home entertainment; and touch-enabled media solution. With customers spanning from multi-national corporations to small/medium-sized businesses, and from power users to home users, CyberLink has enjoyed rapid and consistent growth leading to a record breaking IPO in 2000 on the Taiwan Over The Counter Exchange (OTC: 5203). Currently, CyberLink is listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (ticker symbol: 5203.TW). CyberLink's worldwide headquarters is located in Taipei. To keep up with market demands, CyberLink has operations in North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region, including Japan. For more information, please visit CyberLink's website at www.cyberlink.com.

 

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Press Contacts:

Corporate: Joyce Wu at press@cyberlink.com or by phone at: +886-2-8667-1298, ext. 2454
CyberLink Japan: Akiko Iwasaki at contact_pr_jpn@cyberlink.com
CyberLink USA: Richard Carriere at contact_pr@cyberlink.com or by phone:  +1-408-217-1851
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France: Hervé Delemarre at contact_pr_fr@cyberlink.com or by phone:  +33 (0)1 41104111
United Kingdom: Maggie Zaboura at contact_pr_uk@cyberlink.com or by phone: +44-1491-639-172

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