Fabless semiconductor company MediaTek Inc. today
announced the release of "Mobile Theater", a video and
audio compression software tailored specifically for
The all new software runs both MPEG-4 and H.264, among
other popular digital video/audio coding formats.
"Mobile Theater" also optimizes subtitle crispness and
sound quality parameters to ensure that compressed
video/audio files retain high fidelity.
Speaking of MediaTek's new "Mobile Theater" software,
MediaTek president Hsieh Ching-Jiang said, "As we work to
enrich the mobile life worldwide, MediaTek continues to
leverage our own innovative technology and long
experience in the mobile handset market to create
uniquely differentiated mobile platform solutions, giving
users the ability to enjoy the advantages and excitement
of cutting edge communications technology. As the world's
leading handset IC solutions provider, MediaTek has
packaged "Mobile Theater" with advanced features that
give feature phone users more added value, at no added
The software runs both MPEG-4 and H.264, among other
popular digital coding formats; therefore, files
compressed by "Mobile Theater" will play on almost any
brand of feature phone. It also ensures that compressed
files retain the high fidelity of the original,
uncompressed file. During file compression, standard
audio and video parameters have been optimized, giving
users both AAC sound quality and clear subtitles, while
also keeping file distortion to a minimum. In addition,
the software supports 2D/3D content switching.
Mediatek said that India?s major handset brand names
including, Micromax, SPICE, Karbonn, Lava, MAXX,
Videocon, Onida, Intex, Lemon, have all embraced
MediaTek's latest software.