BARCELONA, Spain, February 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
Today at Mobile World Congress (MWC), ooVoo (http://www.oovoo.com), a leading video communication service provider with a best-in-class mobile video chat solution, will demonstrate the first High Definition (HD), multi-point video chat on Qualcomm Incorporated's Snapdragon(TM) Mobile Development Platform (MDP) based on MSM8655(TM) for Android OS.
Live demos: -- Qualcomm booth, Exhibit Hall 8 #8B53, FIRA -- ooVoo booth, App Planet #7A38, FIRA
"ooVoo's launch of HD video chat using the Snapdragon(TM) MDP is a quantum leap forward in mobile video communications with technology that is optimized for larger screen tablet devices," said Philippe Schwartz, CEO of ooVoo. "This live demonstration at MWC 2011 is another important step in ooVoo's positioning as the best mobile video chat service in the industry."
The HD multi-point mobile video solution is available immediately for device manufacturers to integrate on smartphone and tablet devices for deployment over ooVoo's HD-ready global video service cloud and will be available on the Android Market in the near future.
Qualcomm's advanced hardware codec and powerful Snapdragon chipset, combined with ooVoo's video quality and cloud-based architecture, resulted in 4X the video resolution delivered compared to solutions available today, while reducing device power and CPU consumption by 50%.
Based in New York, ooVoo provides a high quality, cloud-based communication service to more than 20 million users worldwide and is the fastest growing communication app in the industry (Source: Nielsen NetRatings). ooVoo's technology enables consumers and businesses to experience real-time video calls on PCs, Macs and mobile devices with up to six users simultaneously.
Qualcomm is a registered trademark of Qualcomm Incorporated. Snapdragon and MSM8655 are trademarks of Qualcomm Incorporated.