QuickTime 7 is Apple's cutting-edge digital media software for both Mac and Windows-based computers delivers unparalleled quality for creating, playing and streaming audio and video content over the Internet. Besides playing MPEG-4 and MP3 content, it supports timecode tracks as well as MIDI standards such as the Roland Sound Canvas and GS format extensions. It also supports key standards for web streaming, including HTTP, RTP and RTSP. Plus, it supports every major file format for images, including JPEG, BMP, PICT, PNG and GIF. QuickTime 7 features an ultra efficient new H.264 video codec delivering stunning quality at remarkably low data rates from 3G to iChat AV to HD.
QuickTime is a multimedia technology developed by Apple Computer, capable of handling various formats of digital video, sound, text, animation, music, and immersive virtual reality panoramic images. QuickTime 7 offers a step into the next generation with support for H.264 high-definition video playback, surround sound, and many more exciting new features.
QuickTime 7.5, which was released for Mac OS and Windows, delivers numerous important bug fixes and addresses critical security issues, support for iLife '06 (under Mac OS), and H.264 performance improvements. This update is highly recommended for all QuickTime 7 users.