The CCE DVD-2970 the First DivX Certified Device from a Brazilian Manufacturer: DVD Devices Will Support Playback of Popular DivX Video Format
SAO PAULO, Brazil & SAN DIEGO, July 20, 2005 – The CCE Group, a leading manufacturer of consumer electronics, announced today the introduction of DivX Certification to its DVD devices for sale in Brazilian retail outlets. The first CCE product to receive DivX Certification is the DVD-2970 and will be available in August. The DivX Certified devices from CCE offer Brazilian users for the first time the unprecedented flexibility in watching pre-recorded discs and discs that they have created from their own multimedia content.
CCE’s line-up of audio/video products are designed to create a complete entertainment experience that enables users to enjoy the widest variety of digital media formats.
“We are proud to be the first Brazilian manufacturer to offer DivX Certified devices, and thereby empower our users to enjoy the widest variety of entertainment content possible. Our embrace of the widely popular DivX video format, which has become the standard for high quality, highly compressed digital video, is a key element of that vision,” said CCE’s Cristina Perroni, Director of Marketing.
“By including DivX capability in a variety of different DVD devices, CCE is proving their commitment to creating and distributing products that meet the needs of the millions of users all over Brazil who are clamoring for products that support DivX video playback,” said Hyder Rabbani, Senior Vice President of Sales at DivX, Inc. “CCE Group is an innovative and forward looking company, and we’re proud to partner with them to bring DivX Certified devices to Brazil.”
For more information on DivX Certification, visit http://www.divxnetworks.com/solutions/certification/index.php. For more information on CCE, visit http://www.cce.com.br.
About DivX, Inc.
DivX, Inc. is a consumer-focused video technology company positioned at the center of multimedia convergence. The company’s core offering is the DivX video codec, among the world’s most popular video compression technologies with over 160 million users worldwide. The patent-pending DivX video technology offers DVD-quality at 10 times greater compression than MPEG-2 files, enabling full length films to easily fit on a CD or be delivered over broadband connections. DivX video technology powers a range of applications that span the convergence value chain, from a secure IP-based video-on-demand solution to next-generation consumer electronics products and video software applications. DivX, Inc. is headquartered in San Diego, California.
About the CCE Group
From our Center of Research and Development of Products in Sao Paulo, CCE’s engineers, designers, and technicians employ the latest scientific innovations and incorporate them into the marketplace. In the city’s Special Industrial Zone of Manaus, CCE manufactures consumer electronics on a large scale, with annual production of over 3 million units. CCE is proudly one of the most Brazilian of consumer electronics producers, with the highest index of nationalization of components in the sector. With more than 40 product launchings per year, all produced with highest standards of quality, we aim to meet our main objective of providing the best experiences to our consumers.