SENSIO Technologies Inc.

SENSIO Technologies Inc.
ArcSoft, Inc.

ArcSoft, Inc.

August 12, 2009 09:01 ET

ArcSoft TotalMedia™ Theatre 3 Now Shipping in Aspen 3-D Media Servers GL 1000 and GL 3159 to Allow SENSIO 3-D Movie Playback on PC

Experience 3-D effects at home!

FREMONT, CALIFORNIA and MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Aug. 12, 2009) - ArcSoft announced today its collaboration with SENSIO (TSX VENTURE:SIO) to ship TotalMedia Theatre 3 in Aspen 3-D Media Servers GL1000 and GL 3159, allowing a 3-D movie watching experience at home!

By incorporating SENSIO® S3D Decoder, ArcSoft TotalMedia™ Theatre is now equipped with a powerful and technology-leading feature, 3-D Stereoscopic playback. ArcSoft TotalMedia Theatre can now decode and display 3-D encoded DVD movies and streaming files bringing a true 3-D experience to consumers. Thanks to the SENSIO® S3D Decoder, ArcSoft TotalMedia Theatre can support a wide range of 3-D Stereoscopic displays such as Pageflip, Interlace, Anaglyph, and Checkerboard modes.

Aspen's 3-D Media Servers, GL-3159 and GL-1000, come with a component style case and dual core processing with NVIDIA (GL-3159) and ATI (GL-1000) support. They allow users to store and view digital photos, burn and listen to music, record and watch TV shows, download and watch movies. Moreover, the servers come with two pairs of Xpand 3-D glasses for viewing 3-D PC games and movies, offering the ultimate home entertainment experience and performance.

"With the ever expanding market for 3-D technologies, ArcSoft TotalMedia Theatre is at the forefront in complying with the demands of consumers," said George Tang, ArcSoft Vice President and General Manager of Video and Home Entertainment Group. "Our collaboration with SENSIO will now enable consumers to have access to this technology for the most engaged 3-D viewing experience on PC."

"We are very proud that our technology will be hitting store shelves this month. ArcSoft's TotalMedia Theatre media player now includes the S3D decoder and allows us to address the PC market which represents a new growth driver with the potential of short-term revenue streams for SENSIO. This milestone marks another step towards our strategy in becoming the de-facto standard in the consumer market", said Nicholas Routhier, President and CEO of SENSIO.

For more information about ArcSoft TotalMedia Theatre 3, please visit And to learn more about SENSIO's 3-D technology, visit

About ArcSoft

ArcSoft, Inc. is an industry leading software developer of multimedia technologies and applications across desktop and embedded platforms. Working closely with major OEM manufacturers, ArcSoft offers a full line of imaging and video solutions that enhance the features, performance, and user experience of mobile phones, digital cameras, optical drives, personal computers, and consumer electronics devices. For further details, visit


Founded in 1999 and headquartered in Montreal, Canada, SENSIO develops and markets forward-looking stereoscopic technologies designed to offer the most advanced and immersive cinematographic experience available. Its flagship technology, SENSIO®3D, allows the high-quality distribution of 3-D content through conventional 2-D channels and playback on any display device, including plasma TVs, HDTV and glass-free 3-D displays. Working with major Hollywood studios and large format 3-D film producers, SENSIO has built up one of the world's largest libraries of 3-D movies for the home entertainment market.

SENSIO® is a trademark of SENSIO Technologies Inc.

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