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ArcSoft Announces Latest Software-Based Blu-ray Player: ArcSoft TotalMedia Theatre 3


ArcSoft announced today the release of its latest version of TotalMedia Theatre, ArcSoft TotalMedia Theatre 3. The latest Blu-ray and high-definition multimedia player contains enhanced features and now supports the Xonar HDAV series of audio cards bringing  lossless 7.1 channel output to your home.

TotalMedia Theatre 3 is packed with new features; Blu-ray interactive features support, DTS Surround Sensation Ultra PC capability, MKV, FLV and HE-AAC audio support, and direct playback from camcorders.

Utilizing ASUS Xonar HDAV series audio cards, TotalMedia Theatre 3 enables lossless digital audio bitreaming of DTS-HD Master Audio, Dolby TrueHD, and Dolby Digital Plus, to AV receivers for high-fidelity sounds high-resolution audio up to 192kHz/24-bit when watching Blu-ray movies.

George Tang, ArcSoft’s VP and General Manager of Video and Home Entertainment Group says, “ArcSoft TotalMedia Theatre 3 provides users with powerful Blu-ray and multimedia playback features in a brand new, sleek, and power-saving UI. Beside the more vivid images, the support for Xonar HDAV series audio card brings the exceptional audio effects, marking a new era in movie-viewing experience on the PC.”

“The Xonar HDAV series audio card is the world’s first and the only solution capable of providing bit-to-bit exact lossless Blu-ray audio output, without any downsampling of DVD quality,” said Sean Lai, Senior Manager, Multimedia Product Marketing Dept., ASUSTek Computer Inc. “With ArcSoft TotalMedia Theatre, users are taken to the next step of audio-video enjoyment.”

ArcSoft TotalMedia Theatre 3 Features :

  • Supports playback of Blu-ray movies and high-definition multimedia files
  • Enhanced Blu-ray interactive feature support, including BD Profile 1.0, Bonus View (Profile 1.1 picture-in-picture & secondary audio) and BD-Live (Profile 2.0)
  • Direct playback from high-definition camcorders
  • Excellent performance with high hardware acceleration compatibility and Advanced De-Interlace (ADI)
  • Home theatre audio experience
  • HDMI 1.3 pass-through support, for lossless 7.1 channel audio output through receivers*
  • Smart playback features such as Time Stretch and Auto-Resume
  • Advanced video features such as HQV support, and Auto Enhance
  • Popular internet HD video support – MKV

* ASUS Xonar HDAV series audio card required.

ArcSoft TotalMedia™ Theatre 3 is available for OEM bundling. The retail version is released for purchase online for $89.99 USD on ArcSoft’s eStore on www.arcsoft.com. Upgrade versions are available for existing users starting from $39.99. For more information on ASUS Xonar HDAV series audio card, visit www.asus.com.

More information: www.arcsoft.com/intouch/totalmediatheatre3pr

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