DivX announced today that the latest version of its DivX Plus(TM) Software, is now available as a free download for Windows 7, Vista and XP.
The completely redesigned DivX Plus Software offers users an uncluttered and easy-to-use interface for the playback of DivX video on the desktop and in the browser.
This includes DivX Plus HD video, which supports up to 1080p HD H.264-based videos in the popular MKV file format.
"DivX Plus software represents a major step forward in our mission to create a seamless, high-quality media experience that empowers consumers to enjoy the content they care about not just on the computer but on any device in their lifestyle,"
The DivX Plus software will bridge the gap between the internet and the living room by connecting the content that millions of PC users watch on their PCs to the millions of DivX devices all over the world.
DivX boasts that the simplicity and user friendly interface of the the "DivX Plus" Software will make it perfect for any user regardless of their skill level. For the experienced user, it offers a range of streaming, converting, and web video publishing tools.
The software also lets all users simply enjoy full screen DivX Plus HD videos even on lower powered computers such as netbooks.
Key features of the DivX Plus software package include:
- Easy 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 one of the 250 million DivX devices shipped into the global market. DivX To Go is an intuitive, step-by-step wizard for transferring videos from the DivX Plus Player to DivX Certified devices, such as DVD players, DTVs and the PlayStation(R) 3.
- Broad Playback Support--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.
- MKV Streaming to Gaming Consoles--DivX Plus Software streams HD content in the MKV format to the PlayStation(R) 3 or Xbox 360 with the new DivX Plus Codec Pack, which enables Windows 7 to play MKV files.
- High Quality Video Conversion--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.
You may download this updated software from DivX here.