June 25, 2008
Lenovo Selects Corel(R) WinDVD(R) and DVD MovieFactory(R) for Its New Line of Consumer Blu-Ray Disc(R) Desktop Computers
Corel Corporation (NASDAQ:CREL; TSX:CRE), a leading developer of graphics, productivity and digital media software, today announced that Corel(R) WinDVD(R) and DVD MovieFactory(R) are bundled with Lenovo's new consumer line of IdeaCentre Blu-ray Disc(R) desktop computers.
With Corel's award-winning WinDVD and DVD MovieFactory, the IdeaCentre can now author and play back Blu-ray Disc movies and video with the latest high-definition effects including Dolby(R) Digital and DTS(R) Surround Sound.
"We are pleased Lenovo has selected WinDVD and DVD MovieFactory for its new consumer desktop series," said James Carrington, Senior Director, OEM and Strategic Product Marketing at Corel. "An increasing number of consumers are making the switch to HD, and with Lenovo's IdeaCentre Blu-ray Disc desktop computers, users will find a superior HD authoring and playback experience for their home movies, as well as state-of-the-art viewing for the latest Hollywood releases."
The Lenovo IdeaCentre Blu-ray Disc consumer desktop computers with Corel's WinDVD and DVD MovieFactory are available now.
About Corel Corporation
Corel is a leading developer of graphics, productivity and digital media software with more than 100 million users worldwide. The Company's product portfolio includes some of the world's most popular and widely recognized software brands including CorelDRAW(R) Graphics Suite, Corel(R) Paint Shop Pro(R) Photo, Corel(R) Painter(TM), Corel DESIGNER(R), VideoStudio(R), Corel(R) WordPerfect(R) Office, WinDVD, WinZip(R) and iGrafx(R). Designed to help people become more productive and express their creative potential, Corel's software strives to set a higher standard for value with full-featured products that are easier to learn and use. The industry has responded with hundreds of awards recognizing Corel's leadership in software innovation, design and value.
Corel's products are sold in more than 75 countries through a well-established network of international resellers, retailers, original equipment manufacturers, online providers and Corel's global websites. The Company's headquarters are located in Ottawa, Canada with major offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, China, Taiwan, and Japan. Corel's stock is traded on the NASDAQ under the symbol CREL and on the TSX under the symbol CRE.
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