Life Just Got a Whole Lot Clearer!PlayOn now supports streaming HD content, and PlayLater supports recording in HD.
So, if you have an HD TV and want to get the most out of it – get PlayOn and PlayLater with HD.
What does HD mean?
How can I tell if I can get HD?
OK, my PC can handle HD streaming, how do I get HD?
I already have PlayOn or PlayLaterClick on the Add HD Button and Add HD to your plan. You will need your account information -- find it in the Registration tab in your PlayOn or PlayLater Settings Manager and enter it when prompted.
I don't have PlayOn or PlayLaterChoose a product and just choose HD in the checkout process.
Determining if your PC can handle HD
Make sure you have the latest version of PlayOn or PlayLater (just click on the link and update to the latest version – it's free to update), open PlayOn or PlayLater Settings (For PlayOn Settings: Start / All Programs / PlayOn / PlayOn Settings. For PlayLater Settings: Start / All Programs / PlayLater / click Settings in the upper left corner) and click on the General tab. If your PC is HD capable, you will see a link to "Upgrade to HD" in the Video Performance section. You can click on this link to add HD to your PlayOn or PlayLater license.
You can see if your PC is HD-capable by checking the PassMark score of your PC's CPU here http://www.cpubenchmark.net/cpu_list.php. To find out what processor you have, you can right click "My Computer" and select properties. As long as your PC's PassMark score is 2300 or higher, you're all set! You can buy PlayOn or PlayLater with HD here.