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CyberLink Launches Power Media Player MR for Viewing Movies and Photos on Windows Mixed Reality Headsets


TAIPEI, Taiwan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CyberLink
Corp.
(5203.TW), today launched Power
Media Player MR
– a new app designed to enable Microsoft Windows
Mixed Reality headset users to enjoy both VR and conventional media
content through the new devices.

Available
now on the Windows Store
, Power Media Player MR supports 360° and
3D-360° (fully immersive VR) videos, as well as 360° photos. It also
integrates YouTube search and browse functionality directly into the
app, uniquely unlocking the web’s leading source of VR video content for
users. Additionally, Power Media Player provides a vast repository of
content for users via a curated playlist of the 500 best virtual reality
videos available on YouTube.

“For people who own a Windows Mixed Reality Headset, Power Media Player
MR is their portal to immersive movies and photos,” said Dr. Jau Huang,
CEO of CyberLink. “Using our new app is like going back to the first
time you ever watched a movie – an exciting, novel experience that seems
to shut out peripheral noises and distractions. It offers the ideal
viewing environment no matter where you are.”

Key Features

  • Watch VR movies and photos using any Windows Mixed Reality headset
  • Play 360° and 3D 360° videos
  • View 360° photos
  • Play collections of photos as a video slideshow
  • Watch videos from a collection of the top-500 VR videos on YouTube
  • Search and browse YouTube videos directly from the Power Media
    Player MR app
  • Access your YouTube subscriptions, playlists and “My Videos” list
    in the app
  • Play conventional (non-360°) videos and photos in an immersive VR
    environment

Power Media Player MR Availability

Power Media Player MR is now available for purchase on the Windows
Store
.

About CyberLink

CyberLink (5203.TW) is a world leader in multimedia software design.
Since 1996, CyberLink has transformed how people enjoy and create media
on PCs, mobile devices and in the Cloud. The company’s award-winning
products are sold to all major PC manufacturers as well as millions of
customers worldwide. Headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, CyberLink also
runs regional operations through offices in the US, Japan, Europe and
Asia-Pacific territories. Further information about CyberLink can be
found at cyberlink.com.

All companies and product names mentioned herein are for
identification purposes only and are the sole property of their
respective owners. Copyright © 2017 CyberLink Corp. All rights reserved.



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