HD Video Decoding on GPUs with VLC 1.1.0
VLC 1.1.0 was released on Jun 22, 2010. Since the monolithic VLC bundle obviates the necessity for installing external codec packs, it is an indispensable install for many HTPC builders. VLC 1.1.0 brings to the table many interesting features missing earlier. High definition video playback received quite a bit of attention in this release. In addition to support for decoding videos with GPU assistance, handling of MKV files has also been improved. VP8 / WebM support is also an interesting addition. A number of other improvements have also been made, and you can find details in the changelog here.
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