Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 Wins Editors' Choice in PC Magazine, CNET
Roxio Sets the Standard with Digital Media Suite
Santa Clara, California - (March 11, 2004) - Roxio®, a division of Sonic Solutions® (NASDAQ: SNIC), the leader in digital media software. Roxio Easy Media Creator 7 has been awarded PC Magazine's Editors' Choice in a competitive round up of the latest digital media suites that included Sonic MyDVD Studio Deluxe 5, Ahead Nero 6 Ultra Edition 6.3, and NTI CD & DVD Maker 6.7 Platinum. In awarding Easy Media Creator 7 the honor, PC Magazine asserts: "The remarkable depth of its disc creation, video production, and image-editing components makes it our first choice among the latest generation of digital-media suites." Similar sentiments were expressed by CNET who also awarded Easy Media Creator 7 Editors' Choice stating: "If you're looking for a suite of software that can handle almost any kind of CD or DVD project-capturing and ripping, editing and authoring, saving and sharing, or burning and playing-look no further than Roxio Easy Media Creator 7.0."
The widespread recognition and acclaim for Easy Media Creator 7 has also extended to mainstream press including the Chicago Tribune, Houston Chronicle, Toronto Star, and CBSNews.com, who have praised Easy Media Creator 7 for its breadth and depth of features, seamless integration, and extraordinary value with commentary such as ".all the tools you need to convert your PC into a complete media studio" and "If only all software could work like this."
"With Easy Media Creator 7 we set out to deliver a product that any consumer can enjoy, whether they are burning CDs, managing photos, producing DVDs or buying music online. It is very rewarding to see both technical and mainstream media acknowledging our leadership in this area", said Tom Shea , President of Roxio. "The strong market acceptance and critical recognition of Easy Media Creator 7 demonstrate why Roxio continues to be the world's leading provider of digital media software."
Roxio, a division of Sonic Solutions, develops and markets the best-selling digital media software in the world. Roxio offers award-winning software products for CD/DVD burning, photo editing and video editing and has an installed base of over 150 million users. Roxio distributes its products globally through strategic partnerships with major hardware manufacturers, through leading retailers, through Internet partnerships and through direct sales at www.roxio.com. Roxio's parent company, Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC; http://www.sonic.com) is the leader in digital media software and provides a broad range of software tools and applications for creative professionals, business and home users and technology partners. Sonic's products range from professional DVD authoring systems and interactive content delivery technologies that are used to produce the majority of Hollywood movies released on DVD, to the award-winning Roxio- and Sonic-branded CD and DVD creation, playback and backup applications that have become the premiere solutions for consumers and business users worldwide. Sonic's AuthorScript® is the de facto standard for CD and DVD burning and formatting and has been licensed by major software and hardware manufacturers, including Adobe, Broadcom, Microsoft, Scientific-Atlanta, Sony, and many others. Sonic Solutions is headquartered in Marin County, California.
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