On2 Announces Immediate Availability of Flix Line of Flash Video Authoring Tools for Flash Player 8
Posted Sep 15, 2005

On2 Technologies, Inc. has announced the immediate availability of its Flix line of Flash Video authoring tools for creating high-quality Flash video content for Macromedia, Inc.'s newly launched family of Flash Player 8 products. With this announcement, On2's entire line of Flix authoring tools for creating high-quality Flash Video are widely available immediately to the million-plus member community of Flash developers and digital media designers anticipating general availability of Macromedia Flash Player 8, also announced earlier today.

On2's VP6 compression technology--integrated in both Macromedia's Flash Player 8 and On2's Flix line of Flash Video authoring tools--delivers high-quality Flash video imagery, according to On2. Customers can experience "before and after" Flash video clips, demonstrating On2's dramatic enhancements to image quality, by visiting http://www.on2.com/video_samples/flix-video-samples.

On2 has also published a technology white paper highlighting the technological advancements and image quality innovations of the VP6 codec. The white paper is available immediately for download by visiting http://www.on2.com/technology/library/.

On2's new VP6-enhanced Flix family of video compression technologies include the following:

The On2 family of Flix video authoring tools for Flash Player 8 is available immediately, with prices starting at $249 for Flix Pro, and can be purchased online at http://flix.on2.com/.