updated 08:05 am EDT, Thu May 31, 2007
DivX 6.7 released
DivX for Mac 6.7 has been released. With this release, Mac users can playback protected, DivX-formatted, VOD content for the first time. The full version of DivX for Mac 6.7 is available for download on DivX.com for $20. There is also a free version available that includes a 15-day trial of the DivX Converter and a 6-month trial of DivX Codec for Mac with Pro features. The new player features free, full-screen playback of DivX Video, is a Universal Binary and has support for playback of DivX VOD movies. The included DivX Codec 6.6 offers 12% faster decoding, resulting in smoother playback and better HD compression when encoding. There is also a new "Desktop Dimmer" feature that dims the desktop for Web playback. Finally, a few bug fixes are included.