InterVideo and its partner Ulead Systems, Inc. will together present their latest products and technology Under the theme 'Digital Convergence,' to businesses partners and the public at CeBIT 2006 from March 9th to 15th.
HANNOVER, GERMANY - March 7, 2006 - InterVideo®, Inc (NASDAQ: IVII) and its partner Ulead® Systems, Inc. (TSE:2487), industry leaders in video, image and DVD software, will together present their latest products and technology to businesses partners and the public at CeBIT 2006 (Hall 22, Stand B36) from March 9th to 15th.
Under the theme "Digital Convergence," InterVideo and Ulead will present a range of products for Mobile Devices, including iPod, PSP and mobile phones; High Definition Media, showcasing next -generation HD DVD and Blu -ray technology; and Connectivity, featuring digital home network solutions.
"InterVideo and Ulead are committed to the idea that consumers like to get professional -looking results, but don't want to spend too much effort to get them," said Steve Ro, president of InterVideo and chairman of Ulead. "We believe in empowering users to take advantage of all available technologies to enrich their digital lifestyles."
For High Definition Media, InterVideo will demonstrate WinDVD® BD, the most complete Blu -ray navigation and playback solution including support for the BDAV video format; WinDVD® HD DVD, the best player for Standard and Advanced (iHD) HD DVD title playback; and MediaOne® BD, a powerful software that enables users to record crystal -clear High Definition Video (HDV) content directly to BD RE discs. For consumers, Ulead will show Ulead DVD MovieFactory® 5, a new release of the company's award -winning consumer DVD -authoring package. DVD MovieFactory 5 sets a new standard as the first consumer DVD -authoring software to offer support for both HD DVD and Blu -ray disc formats. By offering support for both next -generation formats, users are assured of the best video experience no matter which high -definition video standard they choose. DVD MovieFactory 5 will be available at the end of March for USD $49.99.
For Mobile Devices, InterVideo will demonstrate its latest embedded technologies using multimedia codecs from MPEG -2 to the latest DMB -H with mobile DTV solutions. System integrators and OEMs specializing in handset or portable media player manufacturing can now easily offer multimedia solutions for their brand customers. In addition, InterVideo will show two new applications that allow users to convert videos for their Apple iPod or Sony PSP. InterVideo iVideoToGo for iPod and InterVideo iVideoToGo for PSP are fast and simple software packages that offer consumers everything they need to take their movies on the road. In just three steps, users can convert non -copy -protected DVDs or video files for playback on their Apple iPod or Sony PSP. InterVideo iVideoToGo for iPod and InterVideo iVideoToGo for PSP are both priced at USD $29.95 and are currently available at retail outlets worldwide.
For Connectivity, InterVideo will showcase InterVideo Home Theater, its advanced digital home solution. Home Theater is a proven UPnP Player and provides full features for home entertainment, from DTV and DVD to Music and Radio. Connected with IMCSvrTM and other UPnP -certified devices through UPnP networks, InterVideo Home Theater makes digital entertainment content streaming secure and convenient.
About InterVideo Ulead
InterVideo, Inc. (NASDAQ: IVII) is a leading provider of DVD software and has developed a technology platform from which it has created a broad suite of integrated multimedia software products that allow users to capture, edit, author, burn, distribute, and play digital video. Ulead Systems, Inc. (TSE:2487), a leading developer of innovative video, imaging and DVD authoring software for desktop, server, mobile and Internet platforms, is majority owned by InterVideo. Ulead software empowers users of all levels with the tools to easily and affordably personalize, manage and share digital content. InterVideo and Ulead are members of the DVD Forum and are general members of the HD DVD promotion group. InterVideo and Ulead are also Contributor members of the Blu -ray Disc Association. For more information on Ulead, its products and services; visit http://www.ulead.com. InterVideo's worldwide headquarters is located at 46430 Fremont Blvd, Fremont, CA., 510 -651 -0888. InterVideo has major offices in Taiwan, Japan, Mainland China and around the globe. For more information, visit http://www.intervideo.com.
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Safe Harbor Statement
Except for the historical statements contained herein, the foregoing release contains forward -looking statements, including statements regarding InterVideo/Ulead products. These forward -looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties, and actual results could differ materially due to several factors, including but not limited to the ability to forecast customer behavior and recognize or respond to emerging trends, changing preferences or competitive factors, the market acceptance of our new products and product enhancements, the resolution of any notices of claims regarding alleged infringement of third parties' intellectual property rights, the ability to maintain or expand our relationship with PC OEMS and other risks and uncertainties. Please consult the various reports and documents filed by InterVideo with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including but not limited to InterVideo's Form 10 -Q for other risk factors that could cause actual results to differ. All forward -looking statements are made as of the date hereof and InterVideo disclaims any responsibility to update or revise any forward -looking statement provided in this news release.