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WinDVD gets Blu-ray certified

Written by Dave Horvath @ 29 Nov 2007 17:27 User comments (3)

WinDVD gets Blu-ray certified The popular software DVD player, WinDVD has recently been awareded the BD-Video Profile 1.1 certification by the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA). This award comes by way of WinDVD being known as the primary and most popular PC software to play Blu-ray movies.
Jeff Hastings, President and General Manager, Digital Media at Corel commented, "Corel is pleased to be the first DVD playback software vendor to receive BD-Video 1.1 Certification. With the retail release of Profile 1.1-enabled Blu-ray Discs early in 2008, WinDVD users will be able to enjoy the ultimate at-home movie viewing experience, watching their favorite high-definition Blu-ray Disc movies, while enjoying the director's commentary at the same time."

WinDVD users can expect the update in their software to reflect the new Profile 1.1 in early 2008.


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3 user comments

11.12.2007 20:43

With the retail release of Profile 1.1-enabled Blu-ray Discs early in 2008

Yeah, sure.

Bound to happen.

21.12.2007 21:22

The first four Profile 1.1 discs were have been announced:

Sunshine (Fox) Jan 8, 2008

War (Lionsgate) Jan 1, 2008

3:10 To Yuma (Lionsgate) Jan 8, 2008

Resident Evil: Extinction (Sony) Jan 2, 2008

321.12.2007 20:21

Only the beginning.

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