CyberLink Releases Native 64-bit Software Encoder for Windows Vista Media Center

Taipei, Taiwan—-February 15, 2007—-CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW), a world leader in digital home solutions, today released CyberLink Software Encoder 1.1, for enabling real-time MPEG-2 TV recording via Windows Vista Media Center.

CyberLink Software Encoder 1.1 offers native 64-bit support for PCs using the Windows Vista operating system. Benefits include:

  – Better multi-tasking with less loading on system resources

 – Access to more memory made available on 64-bit systems, enabling creation of larger, higher-quality, video files

 – More accurate recording of TV content, ensuring fewer jitters and frame drops, creating files that deliver a smoother viewing experience.

Optimization for dual-core processors from Intel and AMD-and optimization for Intel processors featuring Hyper-Threading technology-supports the improved multitasking of processor-intensive activities while recording TV, like DVD playback, video editing, or disc burning.  

"With real-time encoder CyberLink Software Encoder, users can record TV programs while performing other tasks," said Alice H. Chang, CEO of CyberLink. "Optimization for Windows Vista and the latest processors ensures processing-intensive TV recording is performed with minimal burden on a computer's CPU, delivering smooth DVD-quality video, while ensuring enough processing power for other common tasks."

The CyberLink Software Encoder meets the requirements for the Windows Logo Program (WLP) for Windows Vista.

More information about CyberLink's other Vista-compatible products and plug-ins for Windows Media Center is available in the Press Room.

About CyberLink

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. 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's software solutions include: complete applications for Blu-ray Discs and HD DVDs, Digital Home entertainment, Mobile TV and human resource development. 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