PowerDVD - media player from the Taiwanese developer CyberLink. The program is distributed in Standard, Deluxe and Ultra versions. All versions play DVDs.
Blue-ray is supported only by the Ultra version. Works on Windows, iOS and Android. Released versions for 32 and 64-bit systems.
The developer of PowerDVD is positioned as a universal music and video player. It works with most media formats, can glue a slideshow of photos. Streaming video plays from any source. Also worth noting these features of the program:
- surround sound support;
- technology TrueTheater 3D, uses a video card to convert 2D video to 3D;
- TrueTheater HD technology, customizing the picture of a standard DVD size to HD requirements;
- working with subtitles;
- import comments to Twitter, MoovieLive and Facebook;
- Ultra HD resolution support;
- instant extraction of the audio fragment with subsequent saving;
- frame capture, saving a graphic image to files of different types;
- Upload 3D video to Youtube.
The existing technology of hardware decoding reduces the load on the processor, using a graphics accelerator. A simple interface with a lot of different settings, a stylish design, additional plug-ins made this utility a worthy alternative to most equally popular media players.