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NVIDIA® PureVideo™ Decoder software, a plug-in for Microsoft Windows Media Player and Media Center Edition, delivers smooth video and unmatched color fidelity when watching DVDs, videos, and TV programs on your PC. It features Dolby® Digital surround sound audio and supports all the video features on your Microsoft DirectX® compatible graphics processor.

Please note:
PureVideo Decoder is recommended only for Windows® XP Media Center. For Windows Vista™ or Win 7, please use CyberLink PowerDVD 10.

The Gold version features:
  • High quality MPEG-2 decoder supporting any third-party software application based on Microsoft DirectShow®
  • Transport stream support in Windows Media Player
  • Advanced post processing features on NVIDIA graphics processors for superb picture clarity and ultra-smooth video.
  • 2-channel stereo output
  • Dolby Pro Logic surround sound
  • Dolby Digital 5.1
  • Dolby headphone support

Consider the Platinum edition if you also want support for DTS (Digital Theater Systems) surround sound format.