More Entertainment with Windows® 7 Media® Center™
Windows 7 includes a significantly improved and advanced Window Media Center that gives you various options of making your PC a source of entertainment.
WMC - which is available in the Home Premium, Professional, and Ultimate editions of Windows 7 - allows you to watch, pause, and record live TV. You can also listen to your tunes. Overall, it helps you to enjoy online entertainment. The feature is now compatible with most of the tuners, including digital and high definition TV.
Window Media Center now lets you play more popular audio and video formats. It is brilliant in making elegant photo collages with background music by using the new slide show maker.
Moreover, it is ideally suited for parties or family get-togethers. As far as earlier versions of OS are concerned, they will give a tight fight to these new features added to Windows 7 but somewhere they are lacking behind in terms of technological marvel.
With Windows 7 you can enjoy recorded TV shows, music, video no matter whether it is stored on your PC or not. The Windows 7 Home Group feature , which is a newly introduced feature makes media available to any PC with Windows 7 in the house. In earlier versions of Microsoft OS including Windows XP and Windows Vista, these features were present but in Windows 7 it has been improved to give it a new dimension for getting maximum benefits to its users.