Reprinted from a DivX press release:
DivXNetworks, Inc. today announced the release of DivX 5.1, the newest version of the revolutionary, patent-pending DivX video compression technology. Available for download at www.divx.com/divx, DivX 5.1 offers the fastest performance and highest visual quality of any video compression technology on the market.
DivX 5.1 offers a number of new features and enhancements including:
“The improvements in visual quality and encoding and decoding performance we’ve made with DivX 5.1 combined with new features like DivX Feedback mode make this one of the most significant releases in DivX history,” said Jerome Rota, co-founder of DivXNetworks and the creator of DivX technology. “Our team has been working hard to consistently find new ways to improve and enhance the codec, and we believe the work they’ve done will please even the most hard-core videophiles who demand nothing but the best from DivX video.”
DivX 5.1 is available to consumers in two versions. DivX Pro 5.1, the professional version of the codec, is available for a small one-time charge or through a free ad-supported version. An updated standard version of the codec is also offered for download free of charge. To download DivX 5.1 or DivX Pro 5.1 today, visit www.divx.com/divx.