Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 is an operating system that enables you to enjoy the best in home entertainment, personal productivity, and creativity on your home PC in an easy, complete, and connected way. With Media Center Edition 2005, you can store, share, and enjoy all of your photos, all of your music, all of your home video, and even recorded TV in one sleek and easy to use place.
What's new in version 2005
Multi-tuner support, so you can watch one show while recording another
Support for Digital and High Definition local TV programming and personal video recording
Built-in CD and DVD Burning, so you can take your digital entertainment with you
New media experiences, including a fresh, easy-to-use design, simpler setup, and revolutionary new entertainment features
Tools and support that let you take your entertainment with you around the house and on the go
ReleaseAugust 25, 2008
Date AddedOctober 12, 2004
Because of its special hardware feature requirements, Media Center PCs running Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 are available only from Microsoft PC manufacturer partners.