CyberLink Media Suite

CyberLink Media Suite

Download Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 62 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    12.0
  • Total Downloads:
    381,150
  • Date Added:
    September 22, 2014
  • File Size:
    1004.96KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    458
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows XP/Vista/7/8

Editors' Review

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CyberLink Media Suite 12 bundles a number of powerful media tools into one unified solution, including PowerDVD for playing DVD and Blu-ray discs, PowerProducer for media authoring, PowerDirector for HD video editing, and MediaShow for managing all your media. Media Suite also edits audio, burns and copies discs, backs up data, and designs labels. While it's not cheap, it's not too expensive, either, especially when considering what it packs in comparison to similar media packages.

Pros

All-encompassing studio: Media Suite's tools work together to cover all your media needs and can serve as the core of a home media platform. For example, you can copy movies to your hard drive and watch them on your home media network.

Unified interface: Though you can access tools individually, Media Suite's master interface let us select any function and then choose from a menu of wizards for things we want to do, like Play a Movie Disc or View Online Movie Info.

Cross-platform: You can create and manage media for portable devices with Media Suite, too. Recent updates include Windows 8 touchscreen compatibility.

Extras: Media Suite packs mobile apps, including Android versions of some of its tools, as well as some extras like YouCam apps.

Cons

Size: CyberLink Media Suite 12 is a large download of compressed data that must be extracted, and installing all 12 bundled programs requires more than 2GB of your drive. If space is an issue (for example, if you boot from an SSD), be aware of the headroom required.

Bottom Line

While CyberLink Media Suite 12 costs just under $120 retail (with a 30-day trial), it may be a bargain for many users, especially when you consider that it packs not only some powerful media authoring and managing tools that already work together, but it can also replace component Blu-ray or DVD players in a home media system.

Editors' note: This is a review of the full version of CyberLink Media Suite 12. The trial version is limited to 30 days.

 
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User Reviews
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Results 1-10 of 62

  • 1 stars

    "Restricted copies of full programs waste of money"

    July 18, 2014   |   By mhurley142

    Version: CyberLink Media Suite 12.0

    Pros

    Good programs but to get the full use of each one you have to buy the full version.

    Cons

    The entire Ultimate Bundle is a CON. The programs look good but when you try to use the features beware Power2Go does not RIP to MP3! if you want this most common RIP feature guess what, you have to upgrade to the package to what tech support say is the full version of the program. Strange as this is not mentioned in any of their promotional material that I could find, on this basis I paid my money and bought the suite looked a good deal obviously is for CyberLink as you have to splash out for more if you like the program. The whole suite concept is a CON try to contat them and it gets even tougher.

    Summary

    Avoid the suite buy the applications you need and don't be tempted by the marketing about it being the most complete 15 in 1 multimedia suite it definitly is not, it is however the most incomplete.

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  • 2 stars

    "Didn't do what I wanted, notwithstanding claims"

    March 05, 2014   |   By James Rice

    Version: CyberLink Media Suite 11

    Pros

    None. For all I know, this is probably good software, if you hit the sweet spot of what it's supposed to do, but it didn't do anything for me, so at least for my use case there were no pros.

    Cons

    I was looking for software that would rip the audio off Blu Ray discs into separate MP3 tracks (I like to listen to concert Blu Rays in the car). Their web site claims that they will rip Blu Rays but, at least as far as I can tell, it will only let you rip the full audio-visual experience. Ripping the audio is obviously a small subtask of the full ball of wax, but they don't seem to support it.

    VLC will rip the audio from Blu Rays (once you've got it working with Blu Ray at all), but only as one big block. DVDFab9 ended up doing what I wanted (with a quirky UI and a few bugs).

    Summary

    A 1.6GB install, and it still didn't do an apparently simple task.

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  • 2 stars

    "Read all those identical RAVE reviews!"

    November 19, 2013   |   By Misterbearbaby

    Version: CyberLink Media Suite 11

    Pros

    Works, in a limited fashion.
    Reading the reviews with the demented grammar and numerous exclamation points is fun!!!!

    Cons

    I'm prejudiced because its the biggest piece of bloatware that came with my new HP laptop. It is a huge program and has several automatic updates- anybody want some more automatic updates? Flashy GUI that is actually quite poor to navigate and use for ordinary everyday stuff.
    Its capabilities are surprisingly limed as far as audio. I find for my day-to-day needs that WMP plus a couple pieces of freeware (e.g. Any Audio Converter) give me plenty of power without all the garbage. $119, indeed. If you're going to do some heavy-duty audio/video editing you'll be using a real professional product anyway.

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  • 5 stars

    "Super Media Set!!!"

    October 01, 2013   |   By JasonMizzz89

    Version: CyberLink Media Suite 11

    Pros

    This combo set provides all the media software I need.

    Cons

    The file size is huge...

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  • 5 stars

    "worth to download!!!"

    September 01, 2013   |   By vivianwarfield

    Version: CyberLink Media Suite 11

    Pros

    so many good software all in one package!

    Cons

    the file size is bit large...

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  • 5 stars

    "GooooooooooooooooooooooD!"

    July 23, 2013   |   By HansWB109

    Version: CyberLink Media Suite 11

    Pros

    This is the burning software i want!

    Cons

    None!!!!!!!!

    Summary

    Download it for free~~~

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  • 5 stars

    "All gooooooood!"

    July 22, 2013   |   By JHoward01

    Version: CyberLink Media Suite 11

    Pros

    It provides a lot of multimedia software i need!

    Cons

    Some software are useless, but it doesn't matter.

    Summary

    file size is big, but the software is great!

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  • 5 stars

    "I got all I need from this one!"

    July 19, 2013   |   By NateHo

    Version: CyberLink Media Suite 11

    Pros

    Burning, Editing, Playing, Sharing...It almost include all multimedia features I need after one installation!! Love this suite :) I think I will make a worth deal with it after the trial period.

    Cons

    Take a bit longer to finish the download process :(

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  • 5 stars

    "All in one!"

    July 08, 2013   |   By ds308

    Version: CyberLink Media Suite 11

    Pros

    It has all the multimedia stuff i need!

    Cons

    File size is too big

    Summary

    Love this combo product!

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  • 5 stars

    "best multimedia applications"

    July 03, 2013   |   By leehom76724

    Version: CyberLink Media Suite 11

    Pros

    World No.1 Movie and Media Player

    Cons

    Amazing Home Movies Easy and Fast

    Summary

    Your complete suite for multimedia.
    Everything you need to play & create on PC & mobile.

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    Full Specifications

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    What's new in version 12.0
    Media Suite 12 new features:
  • Play UltraHD 4K and the latest H.265 video formats
  • Play directly from YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook and Flickr
  • End-to-end UltraHD 4K video editing, rendering & production
  • Super fast editing with native 64-bit support, and TrueVelocity optimization
  • 3 bonus content packs to make your videos unique - Holiday Pack, Travel Pack & Romance Pack (Ultimate Only)
  • Create stunning, dramatic HDR effects by combining up to 5 bracketed images
  • Seamless, powerful photo editing with native 64-bit support
  • Convert the latest H.265 (HEVC) file formats for play on your mobile devices
  • Power Media Player for Android, iOS and Windows 8
  • PhotoDirector Mobile for Andriod & Windows 8
  • General
    Publisher CyberLink
    Publisher web site http://www.cyberlink.com
    Release Date July 17, 2014
    Date Added September 22, 2014
    Version 12.0
    Category
    Category Video Software
    Subcategory DVD Software
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 8
    Additional Requirements None
    Download Information
    File Size 1004.96KB
    File Name CyberLink_Media_Suite_Downloader.exe
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 381,150
    Downloads Last Week 458
    Pricing
    License Model Free to try
    Limitations 30-day trial
    Price $149.95

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