A Apple disponibilizou uma versão preview do novo QuickTime 7 para Windows. O QuickTime 7 suporta a reprodução de vídeos em alta definição (H.264), som surround, além de contar com controlos melhorados.
Novidades no QuickTime 7 Player para o Windows: H.264 video playback. Watch movies created with this state-of-the-art, standards-based codec, which delivers exceptional-quality video.
Surround sound. With QuickTime 7, your PC, and surround speakers, you can enjoy the full effect of your surround sound game or movie.
New and improved playback controls. Easily change settings including jog shuttle, playback speed, bass, treble, and balance.
Zero-configuration streaming. QuickTime automatically determines your optimal Internet connection speed and reconnects dropped connections.
Live resize. Playback continues smoothly as you change the size of the QuickTime Player window.
Novidades no QuickTime 7 Pro para o Windows:
Create H.264 video. Create incredible-looking video for any use, from 3G for mobile devices to HD. Create surround audio. Create a rich multimedia experience by adding multichannel audio to your movie. Floating controls. Easily access functions like pause, play, fast-forward, and rewind while watching full-screen movies. Background exporting. Export your movie in the background and continue with your next playback or editing task. Improved movie authoring. The all-new Movie Properties facilitates simple and efficient movie authoring. Automate with VB Script. Automate your QuickTime workflow with native VB Script support in QuickTime 7. Developers can also use VB Script to access the new QuickTime Active X control for creating custom multimedia applications.
233 MHz Intel Pentium class or better processor At least 128 MB of RAM Windows 2000 or XP
Configuração recomendada: For viewing 640x480 standard definition (SD) H.264 video: 1.8 GHz Intel Pentium 4 or faster processor At least 256 MB of RAM 64 MB or greater video card Windows 2000 or XP