Saturday, November 28, 2015
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
NSA's Phone Surveillance Program Changes
Lenovo and Razer Partner to Make Gaming PCs
LG Display Makes Huge Investment in OLED Panels
Sony To Bring Remote Play Feature To PS4
MINIX NEO U1 Media Hub for Android Coming Next Week
Samsung Joins Audi’s Progressive SemiConductor Program
German ISPs May Block Music-sharing Sites: court
Study Says HTTPS Certificate and SSH Key Reuse Endangers Millions of Devices Worldwide
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Chinese...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, December 03, 2003
Chinese manufacturers to save licensing fees with EVD

As already mentioned in previous articles, China plans to aggressively get into the global video market with EVD. The government funded Chinese project is just getting started to find an alternative to the DVD.

The project is called EVD, or Enhanced Versatile Disc. It would give Chinese manufacturers and technology groups a home grown platform to sell and build on.

What is more important, however, is that it would also relieve Chinese DVD producers from paying licensing fees to the companies that hold patents to the DVD format.

Research on EVD began four years ago.

It was developed by Beijing E-World Technologies using video compression technology licensed to an American company, On-Two Technologies.

On the surface, it looks like the impact of EVD could be huge, because experts say China makes about 60 percent of the world's DVD players.

The Chinese government says an EVD player would cost about 240 dollars to start. A domestically produced DVD player costs about 85 dollars in China.

Gear Pro 6.05 Mastering Edition brief guide        All News        Gear Pro 6.05 Mastering Edition brief guide
Gear Pro 6.05 Mastering Edition brief guide     Optical Storage News      Gear Pro 6.05 Mastering Edition brief guide

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Sprint BlackBerry Pearl is Official
Sprint BlackBerry 8830 World Phone is Available
Chinese Firms Seek to Replace DVDs with Home-grown Technology
NME Strengthens Ties With Plasmon to Promote VMD
NME Launches 1920/1080 High Definition Red Laser Players at CeBIT
NME and Beijing E-World Technology Co., Ltd To Launch Total Red Laser HD Solution
Taiwan To Cooperate with China on High Definition Format
China Approves Own Audio-video Coding Standard
Microsoft to Support Taiwanese FVD Project for HD Video
China adopts EVD as national DVD standard
Shinco shifts from DVD players to EVD players
China market: Shinco shifts from DVD players to EVD players

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .