Taipei, Taiwan - November 13, 2006 - CyberLink Corp. (5203.TWO), a world leader and pioneer in providing integrated solutions for the Digital Home, announced today the release of PowerProducer 4 Next-Gen, an enhanced version featuring high-definition video capturing and production, widescreen support and advanced Magic Video Editing tools.The new features combine CyberLink’s intelligent DVD authoring technologies with the newest generation of disc technology, offering authoring and burning on HD DVDs and Blu-ray Discs.
“PowerProducer 4 Next-Gen makes high-definition and widescreen authoring accessible to the home user,” said Alice H. Chang, CEO of CyberLink. “Through support of HD DVDs and Blu-ray Discs, PowerProducer 4 Next-Gen meets the needs of disc authoring enthusiasts and takes an already strong video and photo editing program to the next level.”
PowerProducer 4 Next-Gen recently received certification for Blu-ray compatibility and fully supports the HD DVD format. It also supports 16:9 widescreen play back ratio, and includes both 16:9 and 4:3 menu templates. Magic Video Editing tools permit quick and easy corrections, thematic titles and transitions for both videos and photos.PowerProducer 4 Next-Gen includes options for creating disc chapters automatically and manually, supports background music and first play video and features alpha-blended, animated and static menu designs. Right-to-Disc eliminates the need for large hard disc requirements and allows users to record directly from an HDV camcorder or digital camera.
PowerProducer 4 is already available online, both as a download and boxed version, supporting the following languages: English, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), German, French, Italian, Korean, and Spanish. PowerProducer 4 will be available in German retail stores beginning November 15, 2006. CyberLink also offers OEM versions to PC and CE manufacturing customers. Existing users of earlier versions of PowerProducer can download an upgrade from our website. Versions and Pricing PowerProducer 4 is available online and in stores in the following versions:
¡P PowerProducer 4 Next-Gen USD 69.95/Euro 59,99
¡P PowerProducer 4 Next-Gen USD 39.95/Euro 34,99
CyberLink Corp is the leader and pioneer in enabling digital multimedia on PCs and CEs. Backed by a group of high caliber software engineers, CyberLink owns its core codec and a number of patented technologies. Today, CyberLink has built a solid reputation for delivering high-quality, interoperable, and fast time-to-market solutions that keep our OEM partners on the leading edge. Our business partners include leaders in the PC industry: drive manufacturers, graphics-card makers, and top-5 desktop and notebook brands. Today, CyberLink Software Solutions include: complete applications for Blu-ray Discs and HD DVDs, Digital Home entertainment, Mobile TV and eHRD solutions. With customers spanning from multi-national corporations to small/medium-sized businesses, and from power users to home users, CyberLink has enjoyed rapid and consistent growth leading to a record breaking IPO in 2000 on the Taiwan Over The Counter Exchange (OTC: 5203). Currently, CyberLink is listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (ticker symbol: 5203.TW). CyberLink’s worldwide headquarters is in Taipei. To keep up with market demands, CyberLink has operations in North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region, including Japan. For more information, please visit CyberLink’s website at http://www.cyberlink.com