PowerDVD incorporates support for high-definition audio and video, true 8-channel home theater audio playback, virtual surround sound, as well as complete controls and extra features for DVD enthusiasts.
Features of PowerDVD 7 :
• Unsurpassed Video Quality :
- Intensely Vivid Images : CyberLink's second-generation dynamic video technology (CLEV-2) delivers DVD movies with greater luminance and more natural colors.
- Smart Video Deinterlacing: Intelligent frame-by-frame analysis produces ultra-smooth DVD playback by eliminating ghosting, feathering, and other elements.
- Multi-Display Ratios: CyberLink Pano Vision (CLPV) supports both 4:3 and 16:9 DVD content and displays with stretching technology to naturally optimize the display ratio of content with the available monitor.
• Superior Audio Fidelity :
- Cinematic Surround Sound: CyberLink Multi-Channel Environment Impression -2 (CLMEI-2) creates a realistic feeling of being at the cinema by expanding 2-channel audio sources into 8-channel audio systems.
- High-Definition Audio: Creates sound quality better than CD audio. Support for DVD-Audio and DVD-Video delivers extra-crisp 192 KHz, 24 bit stereo audio and 96 KHz, 24 bit sound.
- Virtual Surround Sound: CyberLink Headphone and CyberLink Virtual Surround let you enjoy a wider sound image and virtual surround experience via two speakers or headphones.
• The Ultimate Support for All Formats :
- DivX Pro: PowerDVD 6 enables the direct playback of files created using DivXR Pro, which improves the level of video compression by 30% more than the original DivX format.
- Support for all DVD/CD Formats and Variants: DVD-Video, DVD-Audio, DVD+VR, DVD-VR, miniDVD, VCD 2.0 and SVCD.
- Support for a Broad Range of Media File Formats: Playback a wide variety of media file formats from their HD or directly from a disc including formats such as MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-2 HD, WMV, WMV-HD, MP3, WAV, DivX Pro, or H.264.
• Complete Controls:
With PowerDVD 6 users have comprehensive easy-to-use mouse and keyboard controls for enjoying DVDs. Two new features provide fun ways to enjoy audio: Audio Equalizer Presets adds atmospheric effects to movie or music playback, and Audio Pitch Scaling enhances music while playing Karaoke discs. Other features include: Parental Controls, Dual Subtitles, closed captioning support, angle switching, and Video Bookmarks, among many others.
• Powerful Expandability
Expandability options including a Mobility Pack allowing road warriors save battery power while watching DVDs via a notebook, and MPEG-4 AVC (H.264) Pack for playing video files compressed using this next-generation DVD standard.
Changes from PowerDVD 6.0 to PowerDVD 7.0 :
- New! - DTS-ES*
- New! - DTS Neo:6*
- New! - DTS 96/24**
- New! - AAC support**
- DTS 5.1**
- Dolby Digital 5.1
- Dolby Digital EX**
- Dolby Pro Logic IIx**
- Dolby Headphone**
- Dolby Virtual Speaker**
- CyberLink Virtual Speaker
- CyberLink Headphone
- MLP lossless
- SRS TruSurroundXT**
- Pitch scaling technology
- Audio equalizer presets
- Audio visualizations
- Direct 96/24 output
- MP3, WAV
* - Available on Advance Audio Pack only
** - Available on Deluxe version
- New! - MPEG4 AVC H.264 High-Definition Video
- New! - Adaptive CLEV-2 for video quality enhancement
- CLPV - Non-linear stretch technology
- Video smart de-interlacing
• Playback Formats
- New! - VCPS for DVD+R with content protection
- New! - CPRM for DVD-R with content protection
- External subtitles
- DVD files (DVD-Video, DVD-VR, DVD+VR) from any folder in your hard drive
• Advanced Features
- New! - UPnP Support - Access your media from a Home Network
- New! - Say-It-Again - Automatically repeats the last movie scene
- New! - See-It-All - Automatically speeds playback to show as much of the movie as possible
- New! - Read-It-Clearly - Moves subtitles from the viewing screen
- New! - Freestyle User Interface offers 5 different ways of using PowerDVD
• Related downloads:
Few extra downloads added in Download page:
- PowerDVD Skin Kit: PowerDVD Skin Kit is only for users who have downloaded PowerDVD 5, which contains only a default skin~Glow. By installing PowerDVD's Skin Kit, you will be able to change your PowerDVD 5 skin design from one of four styles (each with a minimized version).
- Update patch for TEAC drives: This patch file is only for those who own a TEAC drive with PowerDVD 5 installed. Installing it you'll fix the lack of sound while playing AC-3 DVD titles problem.
- AVS DVD Player: is a compact and easy-to-use program that has a simple user-friendly interface allowing you to start watching DVD movies.
- WinDVD Platinum: is the most advanced, most entertaining way to enjoy watching movies on your PC!
- ALShow: is the easiest movie player on the Internet. With codecs already built in, its the only download you'll ever need!