Experience advanced HD DVD playback with PowerDVD and Intel's dual-core platform at Digital Hollywood
Taipei, Taiwan----September 19, 2005----At this year's Digital Hollywood in Santa Monica from September 19-21, CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW) - a world leader and pioneer in providing integrated solutions for the Digital Home - will showcase advanced HD DVD content playback utilizing world-renown PowerDVD on a powerful Intel platform from the Intel Pentium D dual-core processor, dual-channel DDR2 memory, PCI Express*, and Hi-Speed USB 2.0 connectivity.
HD DVD is a next-generation disc format that offers increased disc capacity of up to 45GB (15GB per layer) for storing high definition premium content and adoption of core video formats such as MPEG-2, MPEG-4 AVC and VC1. HD DVD also enables creation of titles that include movie-synchronized bonus features, pop-up interactive menus, and Internet connectivity.
Digital Hollywood, the premier entertainment and technology conference in the country, is the site of this first-ever HD DVD demo featuring advanced content HD DVD playback driven by CyberLink PowerDVD utilizing the processing power provided by the Intel platform.
"Intel is excited to offer platforms with the processing power to meet the demands of the new era of high definition content," said Kevin Corbett, vice president and chief technology officer, Intel's Digital Home Group and general manager of the Content and Services Group. "By offering the newest dual-core processor platform in conjunction with CyberLink PowerDVD's playback technologies and expertise, attendees will get an exclusive first-hand look at the sheer potential of high-definition DVDs."
"The HD DVD future is here and now at Digital Hollywood,"
said Alice Chang, CEO of CyberLink Corp. "CyberLink and Intel are partnering
to realize advanced HD DVD playback content, a technological partnership that
further expands our cooperation to deliver next-generation DVD playback solutions
for the Digital Home."
About CyberLink Corp.
Founded in 1995, CyberLink Corp. is a world leader and pioneer in providing integrated solutions for the Digital Home. The products are categorized into two major lines: Digital Multimedia Solutions and Training Solutions. Digital Multimedia Solutions includes products focused on media creation technologies that capture, edit, author and record all types of media, and entertainment products that allow enjoyment of high quality media on the PC through state-of-the-art audio-video technologies. These award-winning applications are ideal solutions for turning today's mainstream computers into home theaters and digital video centers. The company's Training Solutions include authoring tools for creating training content and building training management systems that offer an easy and cost effective way to deliver training over corporate intranets or the Internet. As a result of the company's solid growth and profitability, CyberLink became a public company in October 2000 and is listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (5203.TW). To keep up with market demands, CyberLink has operations in North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific region including Japan. CyberLink's corporate headquarters is in Taipei. http://www.gocyberlink.com/
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