CyberLink today launched YouCam 4.1, the newest version of
its webcam software.
YouCam 4.1 is now optimized for 2nd Generation Intel Core
Processors which deliver high encoding speed and quality,
allowing for enhanced HD recording quality while lowering
the CPU usage.
YouCam 4.1 continues to provide amazing augmented reality
effects, TrueTheater Enhancement, interactive particle
effects, the ability to create your own avatar,
Face-Tracking and support for direct upload to Facebook and
YouTube as well as HD recording in real time, support for
HD effects and better and smoother images.
New features of CyberLink YouCam 4.1 include:
- Intel Quick Sync Video technology enables YouCam 4.1 to
enhance the overall performance of recording, encoding, and
saving your video chats and snap shots.
- Improved Video Recording Quality - With YouCam 4.1 you
record HD video conversations in real time and in H.264
- Lower CPU Usage - By leveraging the H.264 hardware
encoder, YouCam 4.1 keeps the CPU usage as low as 10 to
15%, a significant improvement from previous generation
Intel processors, while recording your video chats in real
- Smaller File Size - You can now save your recorded video
conversation in .MP4 format for a smaller file size.
Instead of storing the uncompressed MJPEG data, the video
stream is encoded into a H.264 video on the fly.
YouCam 4.1 is available online:
YouCam 4.1 Deluxe: US $44.95
YouCam 4.1 Standard: US $34.95
Upgrades for previous YouCam versions are available
starting at US $24.95.