Date: Thursday, September 3rd, 2009, 04:39
DivX for Mac, the shareware player that allows users to view high definition H.264 (.mkv) videos with AAC audio and video, hit version 7.0.1 yesterday. The new version, a 23.3 megabyte download (courtesy of VersionTracker), contains the followings changes and features:
– DivX Player 7.0.1 now supports playback of DivX Plus files (.mkv/H.264/AAC) and has an updated UI.
– Use of the DivX Codec 6.8.3.
– Up to 50% faster decoding on multi-core computers for better HD Playback.
– New custom matrices that allow for better fine tuning of encoder for specific content type.
– DivX Converter 1.3.1 has been updated to work on Leopard (and to work in general).
DivX Player 7.0.1 requires Mac OS X 10.4 or later to install and run.