This is a package of codecs that helps play video and audio of different formats.
This is a pack of codecs for video and audio that is compatible with Windows 8. Te codec pack for Windows 7 from the same publisher has been quite popular. Installing all mainstream codecs essential to play video and audio files without problems is made easy with this pack. The interface is simple and it would be very easy for users to get the required codecs easily. You should know about what codec goes with what kind of formats, of course. The codecs are listed in the many cases by their names. Functional settings for each of these required for optimal operation, is done automatically. While the codecs are meant to operate with most known and popular players, it is best suited for the Windows media player. User settings can take care of best options for CPU, GPU, CUDA, and DXVA compatibility.
Format compatibility is for quite a large range. For videos, these include .mkv (Matroska) .avi .bdmv (BlRay) .evo (HD-DVD) .mp4 .m4v .m4a .flv .webm .ogm .ogg .ts .ps .ac3 (Dolby Digital) .dts (Digital Theater Surround) .mpg .mpeg (MPEG2) .flac .ape (Monkey Audio) .aac (Advanced Audio Coding) .ofr (OptimFrog) .mpc (Musepack) .wv (WavPack) and many more. Compression types supported include 10bit x264 (Hi10p), x264, h264, AVC, DivX, XviD, MJPEG (Morgan JPEG) MPEG4, etc. Audio options include settings of simple 2 channel stereo to 7.1 surround sound set up. Users can take care of settings if required through a setting application provided. This is a very good application for video/audio enthusiasts.