DivX VOD Registration for phones
DivX Mobile Player and DivX Certified phones include an option for registering with the DivX Video On Demand service.
Do I need register with DivX VOD?
No. You should register if and only if you use the DivX VOD service. VOD registration will not make your phone smarter, faster, thinner, smell better, crush bugs, play larger files, find gold, unlock hidden features, etc.
What is DivX VOD?
The Video On Demand service offers videos for sale through various on-line partners. DivX VOD titles will only play on a registered DivX device. For more information, see http://vod.divx.com
Where can I get VOD titles?
There are several on-line services which have partnered with DivX to offer VOD downloads. For some examples, see http://www.divx.com/en/movies/find-movies
What VOD titles are available for DivX Mobile phones?
Currently, there are none. VOD movies are typically in DivX Home Theater format and are intended for DivX DVD players. There are currently no VOD titles in DivX Mobile format for DivX Mobile certified phones.
However some mobile phones such as the Samsung i8910 are Mobile Theater certified. Some phones are even certified for HD 720p playback such as the Samsung Wave. These devices can play any of the current VOD titles available for sale.
Where can I get DivX Mobile videos?
You can make DivX videos yourself using a DivX certified camera or DivX software like Converter, Author or Dr. DivX. You do not need to register your phone to play homemade DivX videos. Registration is only required for VOD purchases and currently there are no VOD movies available for DivX Mobile phones.
What if I want to register anyway?
Aside from your DivX Labs account, you will need a DivX VOD account. You can create a VOD account using DivX software on your computer. Then you will need the DivX VOD Registration code from your phone. How you should obtain the code varies from one phone to the next. Below you will find some device specific examples and information.
You will also need DivX Player for your Mac or PC. Under "Tools" there is a "Device Manager" option where you'll enter your VOD registration code and receive an activation video for your phone.
What if I get an error?
Please look for device specific help below. If your device and your error are not mentioned below, please reply to this message with the exact error message you see and when the error appears.
What if I don't want to read all this?
You can watch a video of DivX registration for PlayStation 3 on Blip.tv. Obviously it's not a phone, but the process is similar for all DivX Certified devices.