Nero unveiled today of a major worldwide update to its premier Nero 7 digital media software suite.
This latest version includes more than 21 applications, with
features that enable the transfer of audio and video files to mobile
phones and the streaming of live TV and other content to a WindowsMedia Center
Edition PC or Xbox 360. The update will be available at retail stores and
online (www.nero.com) in September 2006. Current Nero 7 customers will be able to
download the update from the website free of charge at that time.
Nero 7 is the industry-leading all-in-one solution for the management of data,
audio, video, photo, and TV content. In addition to managing their digital
files from the comfort of their living rooms, users can now create compelling
entertainment experiences that can be enjoyed outside of the house.
An integrated TV server within the Nero MediaHome application allows users to
stream live TV to an Xbox 360 gaming system for playback via a Windows
Media Center Edition PC. Other video features include the ability to
record TV programs, encode non-copy protected video files to the popular iPod
and PlayStation Portable devices, record video directly onto a hard drive, and
playback commercial DVDs on a PC or TV.
New audio capabilities include full MP3/mp3PRO encoding support, the ability to
mix and edit music from multiple audio tracks, and editing and
mixing functionalities for HQ mastering.
Consumers can now take advantage of the unprecedented capacity of Blu-ray and HD
DVD Discs for data recording. Both formats can also be integrated for data backup,
packet writing, and toolkit applications.
Ensuring audiophile quality, Nero 7 enables the recording and playback of surround
sound audio files. Users can also capture video files from many sources, including
certified TV cards, graphics cards, camcorders, VCRs, and webcams
DVD presentations come to life with Nero 7's customizable 3D menus. Compelling
introductory video and transitions between menus and video clips are easily
produced with two templates.