Rovi signs with Freescale for DivX streaming
February 28, 2012
Rovi has announced its DivX Plus Streaming technology will be integrated into the latest Freescale i.MX 6 series ARM-based processors for tablets and other smart mobile devices. The agreement continues the industry momentum for DivX Plus Streaming and will enable mobile device manufacturers to more rapidly release devices that support the adaptive streaming solution.
DivX Plus Streaming brings features historically associated with Blu-ray Discs to the over-the-top entertainment experience. The adaptive streaming adjusts streams to help deliver maximum visual quality based on available bandwidth, and also offers an advanced feature set with support for 1080p, subtitles, multiple language tracks, and trick-play functions such as smooth fast forward and rewind.