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PowerDVD 18: World’s No.1 Movie & Media Player PowerDVD 18: World’s No.1 Movie & Media Player

The Best 4k Video & 360 Media Player for Home Theater Systems, Video Streaming, and Virtual Reality

  • PowerDVD plays everything from DVDs and Blu-ray discs to online videos and 360˚ VR content, making it the best media player for PCs and home theaters. PowerDVD is the essential family entertainment companion, capable of playing video, audio, photo, VR 360˚ and even YouTube and Vimeo content. Unlock the full potential of your 4K HDR TVs with our 4K media player and take advantage of the surround sound system in your home cinema like never before. With PowerDVD 18, you can completely immerse yourself in virtual worlds with access to ever growing collections of VR 360˚ videos with our 360 media player or simply unwind wherever you are with unrivaled playback support and unique enhancements on your PC or laptop.

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  • For Your Home Theater

    Wirelessly cast media content on 4k UHD HDR TVs and multi-channel sound systems for the best audio-visual experience with your family or significant other.

    You’ve upgraded to an expensive home theater system, so make sure you maximize its full entertainment potential. Wirelessly cast a wide range of media content on the latest 4K UHD HDR TV and multi-channel sound system without any quality loss. You can even upscale old DVDs, Blu-ray discs and media files to a 4K media player on this premium playback device, making it the perfect family media player
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  • For Your PC & Laptop

    PowerDVD is the best media player when you wish to relax and enjoy videos on your PC or laptop.

    Don’t let a smaller screen limit your entertainment experience. With PowerDVD on your PC or laptop you can enjoy versatile media playback anywhere you go. A new, always-on-top view now lets you view online content while you multitask. Unrivaled format & codec support lets you watch virtually anything on your 4K media player – even if Windows doesn’t.
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  • For Virtual Reality

    Access a huge library of VR content and 360º videos with PowerDVD, making immersive entertainment on your Oculus, and HTC Vive headsets even more spectacular.

    Virtual reality content has never been more accessible. With PowerDVD, you can explore a world of deeply immersive 360 VR player content from YouTube & Vimeo on the latest Oculus, and HTC Vive headsets. You can even watch your 360 media player on your PC with an updated interface that shows every angle at a glance so that you never miss a moment.
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For Your Home Theater

All you need for a cutting edge home entertainment system.

PowerDVD 18 is best media player for home theater systems, making it the perfect companion for your family entertainment room
4K Media Player Optimized for UHD & HDR TVs
Play YouTube 4K & HDR
Wireless Media Casting.
Now supports Fire TV
Ultra HD Blu-ray, Blu-ray & DVD Playback
Lossless Quality Audio
Unique TV Mode Interface

Optimized Media Player for the Latest 4K UHD & HDR TVs

PowerDVD is optimized for playback on the latest Ultra HD 4K & HDR TVs so you can watch on your 4K media player. Whether you're watching movies on Ultra HD Blu-ray discs, classics from your DVD collection, or the latest online entertainment from YouTube & Vimeo, using PowerDVD ensures you'll have the sharpest, clearest audio-visual quality.

  • Incredible Ultra HD Blu-ray Playback

    PowerDVD brings the latest in high-resolution video technology right into your living room to ensure you can enjoy the ultimate experience in Ultra HD 4K & HDR home entertainment, especially in a 360 VR media player. Ultra HD Blu-ray is as good as home cinema gets!

  • Better-than-Original Quality

    CyberLink's unique TrueTheater audio-visual enhancement technology drastically improves the quality of all videos, including Blu-ray, HD and 360º content. It is the most transformational feature on any media player to date, making movies on 4K HDR TVs better than you can ever imagine.

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  • NEW

    True Full Screen for Blu-ray

    Watch your favorite Hollywood movie classics on widescreen TVs without any letterboxing or black bars while using your 4K video player. That means if your TV has an aspect ratio of 21:9 (2.35:1) PowerDVD will intelligently adjust playback of your discs to fit the screen.

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  • Learn how to watch 4K HDR YouTube videos with PowerDVD and add TrueTheater enhancements to enjoy online content in the highest possible quality!

    Online Entertainment Just Got Even Better!

    The future of online video is already here with YouTube 4K and HDR video. With PowerDVD you can enjoy online content in the highest possible quality and add TrueTheater audio-visual enhancements to optmize your viewing experience on Ultra HD TVs.

  • PowerDVD lets you experience exceptional sound quality with support for professional audio codecs, Dolby and DTS.

    Enjoy Cinema-grade Sound at Home

    PowerDVD supports master-quality sound technology from the leaders in professional digital audio—Dolby and DTS, both for a 4K video player. Enjoy the acoustic difference of specialized multichannel audio and lossless audio formats such as FLAC and DSD.

  • Wireless cast any media content in PowerDVD to your TV via Roku, Chromecast, Apple TV, and now Fire TV.
  • NEW Fire TV Support

    Wireless Entertainment Made Easy

    Stream directly from PowerDVD to your TV using leading media casting devices — Roku®, Apple TV®, Chromecast™ and now Fire TV™. You can even improve the video and audio quality of any content in real time with CyberLink’s unique TrueTheater enhancements!

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    Apple TV is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Roku is a registered trademark of Roku, Inc. Chromecast is a trademark of Google Inc. Fire TV is a trademark of Amazon.com, Inc. While CyberLink makes every effort to ensure compatibility with casting devices, it is not responsible for any incompatibility howsoever caused by manufacturer firmware.

For Your PC & Laptop

The essential PC companion for videos, photos, audio and online content no matter where you are.

Download YouTube videos using PowerDirector and enjoy over 300 hours of online video content, even when there's no internet connection.
Watch while you work Always on Top View
Upscaled Audio & Video Quality
Play HEVC (H.265) Video on Windows
Stream to Your Desktop YouTube & Vimeo
Play from Blu-ray, DVD or USB

Better Online Entertainment - Even Offline!

Over 300 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute. With PowerDVD you can enjoy online media even if you aren't connected to the internet! It is now even easier to watch video content through your 4K media player while you do other things--like studying or working--making PowerDVD the best media player for multitasking.

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    Always on Top Mini View

    Never miss a moment of your favorite shows while multitasking. Always keep track of your video screen with a new minimized interface.

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    Pin Videos to Watch Offline

    PowerDVD is the best way to save online videos to your PC so you can watch movies & shows offline, whenever you want!

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    Enhanced Online Videos

    Transform the quality of online videos on YouTube or Vimeo with CyberLink's TrueTheater enhancements. Experience unparalleled audio-visual entertainment on a media player like you've never seen before.

  • The best HEVC media player happens to be PowerDVD, making it compatible with videos shot on your GoPro and iPhone.
  • Play Formats Even Windows Doesn't Support

    Did you know that Windows 10 does not support playback of the latest and popular HEVC (H.265) Ultra HD videos for a 360 VR player? PowerDVD just happens to be the most versatile HEVC media player on the market. This means you can replay videos shot on your GoPro or iPhone without having to download any additional software!

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  • With comprehensive disc and file format support, you can play anything on your PC or laptop, including: Ultra HD Blu-ray, 4K HDR, Ultra HD 4K, HEVC 2.65, AVCHD, Blu-ray discs, DVDs, ISO and RAW files.
  • Supports Virtually Any Disc or File Format

    PowerDVD boasts the most comprehensive disc and file format support you will find in any multimedia player. Play whatever your heart desires on your PC or laptop, including:

For VR Headsets & Content

The best accessory to the hottest new entertainment gadgets like VR headsets.

Access a wide range of VR and 360 video content on YouTube using PowerDVD and indulge in the future of entertainment.
Stream YouTube & Vimeo to Your Headset
Unique VR Mode for Popular Headsets
Special Viewing Mode for Smaller Screens

A World of VR Videos Awaits

PowerDVD is your portal to the future of entertainment on having a 4K video player. Access thousands of hours of Virtual Reality and 360° video, even if you don't own a headset! You can even access a treasure trove of curated VR content from YouTube.

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    Play & Pin Online 360º Content

    Access the largest libraries of 360º videos online, ready for you to stream to your PC or into your headset! You can even save 360º content to watch offline at a later time with comprehensive VR playback support.


    VR Mode for Popular Headsets

    Immerse yourself in VR with support for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive headsets in PowerDVD, making it the best 4k video player for next-generation multimedia entertainment.

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    Don’t Miss a Moment in 360º

    Watch 360º video from every angle simultaneously, even without a headset, and never miss a moment. This 360 VR player is perfect if you’re watching 360º content on a smaller screen.

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