LifeVibes QuickPlayer Supports Apple's Adaptive HTTP Live Streaming
(HLS), Providing Access to More Content and High-Quality Video
Experiences in all Network Conditions
EINDHOVEN, Netherlands, Feb. 14 /CNW/ - NXP Software is demonstrating an
upgrade of QuickPlayer at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2011 in
cooperation with Envivio. This new version allows Android-based devices
to play content encoded for Apple's adaptive HTTP Live Streaming (HLS)
protocol. Fully compatible with major video service providers, it lets
Android users access the extensive content available within the Apple
The software also ensures high-quality viewing. It supports up to
standard definition resolution content. And like previous versions of
QuickPlayer, it ensures a fast start to play back and maintains smooth
viewing with no re-buffering, dropped service or visual artifacts even
during network switches and variations in bandwidth availability.
"We're delighted to be launching the latest version of LifeVibes
QuickPlayer with a live demo in partnership with Envivio at MWC. The
software enables video service providers to open up a huge choice of
extra content on Android devices. Combined with the fastest start-up
time around and viewing that's virtually as smooth as watching on a
living room TV, it offers video service providers the best way address
the booming market of Android users," says Peter Van de Berg, Marketing
Director, NXP Software.
LifeVibes QuickPlayer allows consumers to watch online videos, and
access live and on-demand content. The software is available to service
providers as an SDK for a downloadable application. The SDK includes a
reference application ready to deploy and can also be integrated with a
third-party application UI layer.
Visit us at MWC stand Hall 1 - A15 to make an appointment for a live
About NXP Software
NXP Software is a world-wide leading software vendor for mobile
multimedia. It specializes in innovative multimedia solutions and
applications to help mobile device manufacturers and service providers
deliver unique multimedia experiences.
End-user insights drive their designs, resulting differentiating
end-user experiences while their unmatched audio and video expertise
ensures better performance and truly customizable solutions.
NXP Software has established strong partnerships with key vendors to
ensure optimum flexibility, ease-of-integration and interoperability
between hardware and software platforms. Its LifeVibes software is used
in over 850 million mobile devices, making the company the market
leader in software solutions and applications for mobile multimedia.
LifeVibes is a trademark of NXP Software.
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