DivX Signs Realtek

San Diego-based DivX has signed on semiconductor firm Realtek as a licensee of its DivX Plus technology, the firm said Thursday. Financial details of the license were not disclosed. DivX Plus is the firm's high-definition video encoding format, which supports up to 1080p, H.264 video with AAC audio. DivX said that Realtek will incorporate the technology into its Realtek RTD1283/RTD1073 chips.