New version offers new look and functionalities!
— 6/9/2006 — TAIPEI, TAIWAN —
ArcSoft, Inc. announced today the new version of ArcSoft WebCam Companion™, a Windows application with functionalities centered on video monitoring, capturing, and editing using webcam. Facing the prevalent popularity of digital cameras and camcorders, webcams have received less recognition than they should otherwise have. Yet when conducting videoconferences, online chats, even live-monitor surrounding environments, a webcam becomes an indispensable tool. Therefore to highlight its growing importance, ArcSoft released WebCam Companion2, offering a broad range of functions designed and optimized specially for webcams. Whether utilized to launch a video chat client or automatically record movement detected by the device, WebCam Companion gets the most out of any webcam.
"With the fresh new look," said Michael Downs, ArcSoft Vice President, DVD & Video Group. "WebCam Companion 2 now offers an easy-to-navigate User Interface and enhanced functionalities, making it a highly appealing webcam software in the market."
Key Features in ArcSoft WebCam Companion™ 2:
● New media explorer function, makes organizing your photos and videos drag-and-drop easy!
● Still image capturing and editing
● Video capturing and editing, including trim, brightness, and contrast adjustment
● Video monitoring with automatic recording when motion is detected
● Automatic monitoring notification - receive an email or text message when new footage is recorded
● Video chat - access your favorite chat program directly from WebCam Companion
● Direct link to other ArcSoft programs installed on the PC
Pricing and Availability:
ArcSoft WebCam Companion™ is available for OEM bundling. The retail version will be released soon for purchase online for US$39.99 on ArcSoft eStore. Please visit www.arcsoft.com for more details.
ArcSoft, Inc. is a leading developer of multimedia software and embedded solutions for digital cameras, PC-peripheral, mobile phone, and consumer electronics manufacturers. ArcSoft offers a full line of consumer-level desktop applications centered on digital pictures and video. Established in 1994, ArcSoft is headquartered in Fremont, California, with regional commercial and development facilities in Europe and the Far East. For further details, please visit us at our corporate Web site: www.arcsoft.com.
Note: ArcSoft and the ArcSoft logo are registered trademarks of ArcSoft, Inc. ArcSoft WebCam Companion is a trademark of ArcSoft, Inc. All other product and company named herein are trademarks of their respective owners.