DivX today announced that the latest version of the company's flagship video software package, DivX Plus Software, is now available as a free download for Windows 7, Vista and XP on the company's website.
The completely redesigned DivX Plus Software offers users an easy-to-use interface for the playback of DivX video on the desktop and in the browser, including DivX Plus HD video, which supports up to 1080p HD H.264-based videos in the popular MKV file format.
The DivX Plus software package is comprised of four individual products: the DivX Plus Player, the DivX Plus Web Player, the DivX Plus Codec Pack, and the DivX Plus Converter. The DivX Plus Player includes the all-new DivX To Go feature, which makes it easy to transfer videos from the computer to DivX devices.
Key features of the DivX Plus software package include:
- Video transfer to DivX Certified devices--DivX To Go ensures that any video file played in the DivX Plus Player can also be played in any DivX devices. DivX To Go is a step-by-step wizard for transferring videos from the DivX Plus Player to DivX Certified devices, such as DVD players, DTVs and the PlayStation 3.
- The DivX Plus Player and DivX Plus Web Player offer high-quality video playback of a wide variety of formats, including the latest versions of DivX and DivX Plus codecs and new components for playback of DivX Plus HD video in the MKV/H.264 format on Windows 7. The DivX Plus Codec Pack also provides an enhanced DivX playback experience through third-party players such as Windows Media Player and media extenders.
- DivX Plus Software streams HD content in the MKV format to the PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360 with the new DivX Plus Codec Pack, which enables Windows 7 to play MKV files.
- The DivX Plus Converter was completely redesigned and is now offered free of charge for conversion of 1080p HD content to DivX Plus HD, which is based on the MKV file container and H.264 codec.
Starting March 16, 2010, the DivX Plus Software is available around the world in the following languages: simplified and traditional Chinese, English, French, German, Japanese, Portuguese and Spanish.
For more information about DivX Plus software, www.divx.com/software/divx-plus.