Fremont, CA – October 16, 2006 – InterVideo®, Inc. (NASDAQ: IVII) and its subsidiary Ulead® Systems, Inc. (TSE:2487), industry leaders in video, image and DVD software, today announced Ulead VideoStudio 10 and Ulead VideoStudio 10 Plus, the company’s award-winning consumer video editing products, are optimized for Intel Core 2 Duo processors.
“We are very excited that Ulead has added support for Intel® Core™ 2 Duo and Intel® Core™ 2 Extreme processors to VideoStudio 10 and VideoStudio 10 Plus,” said Jason Chen, Country Manager of Intel Taiwan. “VideoStudio’s friendly step-by-step workflow makes it an excellent choice for home users and people new to digital video editing. And when it comes time to burn video to DVD, VideoStudio users will love how fast things go with systems featuring Intel Core 2 Duo processors.”
For users switching to high-definition video, VideoStudio 10 Plus now includes support for writing HDV content back to Sony® HDR-HC1 and HC3 HDV camcorders. VideoStudio is also now compatible with the Sony® DCR-SR100 hard drive camcorder. Users can capture video from the DCR-SR100 using the import video from mobile device feature found in the VideoStudio editor and Movie Wizard. Built-in Dolby® Digital 5.1 surround sound support in VideoStudio 10 Plus means users can take full advantage of the DCR-SR100’s surround sound recording features.
“Playing video back from HDV camcorders on HD-ready TV sets is one of the main ways consumers have of enjoying personal high definition video,” said Steve Ro, CEO of InterVideo. “Giving VideoStudio 10 Plus the ability to write edited video back to HDV camcorders has been a popular request. We are happy to bring this key feature to our customers.”
The Ulead VideoStudio 10 and VideoStudio 10 Plus are available in major retail channels in North America, UK, Germany, France, Japan and Ulead Websites.
About Ulead VideoStudio
VideoStudio 10 and VideoStudio 10 Plus are consumer software packages offering easy video editing & DVD authoring. VideoStudio 10 gives users affordable and easy-to-use editing and authoring tools for making great home movies. VideoStudio 10 Plus adds unique and powerful features including multiple overlay tracks, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound, iPod/PSP support and the category’s only complete solution for capturing, editing, authoring and playback of high-definition video.
About Ulead Systems
Ulead Systems, Inc. (TSE:2487), a subsidiary of InterVideo, Inc. (NASDAQ: IVII) is a 17-year industry leader in video, image and DVD software. As more people use digital technologies at home, school and the workplace, Ulead software empowers users of all levels with the tools to easily and affordably personalize, manage and share digital content. Ulead is a member of the DVD Forum, participates in DVD Forum Working Groups and is a general member of the HD DVD promotion group. Ulead is also a Contributor member of the Blu-ray Disc Association and serves on the BDA TEG. For more information on the company, its products and services, please visit Ulead’s Web site at http://www.ulead.com.
About InterVideo, Inc.
InterVideo is a leading provider of integrated digital and high-definition multimedia and audio/video content solutions in the PC, CE and wireless industries. The company’s broad suite of integrated multimedia software products are designed to enhance the consumer’s entertainment experience, whether the content is delivered to a home system, HDTV set, wireless system, mobile or personal multimedia device. InterVideo’s unique iMobi™ multimedia codec technologies are widely used by Smartphones, GPS units and portable entertainment device OEMs and ODMs to enhance music and video enjoyment…any place, any time. The firm’s worldwide headquarters is at 46430 Fremont Blvd, Fremont, CA, 510-651-0888, InterVideo also has major offices in Taiwan, Japan, Mainland China and around the globe. For more information, visit http://www.intervideo.com.