Wednesday, January 14, 2009

DivX 7 is out

The DivX company presented the next generation of their DivX video compression technology with DivX 7, that allows to create full-HD H.264/AVC videos in MKV (Matroska Video) format.

The software is donwloadable from the DivX official site. The player is free and supports display of conventional DivX and H.264/AVC videos, whereas the video encoder/converter has a price of 15,99€.

DivX has also established a partnership with Vuze, a P2P network that distributes HD H.264/AVC videos. Vuze is developed by Vuze, Inc. - formerly known as Azureus, Inc.


Christian Timmerer said...

Thanks for this info! Note that Vuze allows only to download/play the HD content and no streaming :-(

Daniele said...

Useful clarification, thanks for that!