Western Digital rolls out TV HD Media Player

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#1

I just posted the article Western Digital rolls out TV HD Media Player.

Storage maker Western Digital today quietly rolled out a new technology that will allow it to enter our living rooms with a new product straying away from its normal hard disk drive products.
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Read the full article here:  [http://www.cdfreaks.com/news/15175-Western-Digital-rolls-out-TV-HD-Media-Player.html](http://www.cdfreaks.com/news/15175-Western-Digital-rolls-out-TV-HD-Media-Player.html)

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#2

Yeah, I was reading about this a few hours ago. What the hell is “Dull HD”? How would the quality or functionality compare to, say, an NMT? I’d review it if I could find a Canadian retailer.


#3

This will be nice for all of my subbed Naruto videos. I can throw a 500 gig hard drive with all of my pictures and compressed videos on my oversized TV stand that was made for a tube TV. Technology is changing faster than my furniture.

Only $129? that cost more than the hard drive. Don’t you know the economy stinks these days?

Canada? I thought CDfreaks was in Finland or someplace cold. I guess Canada is cold.


#4

I’m very curious to see how WD plans to try and market this product.

Finland? Here I was thinking the site was based in the Netherlands! :slight_smile:


#5

Nice! This thing is going to be very popular…

99 dollars already at BB but out odf stock.

You tube video of the player in action
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9kI_POrIqVs


#6

Thanks for the link, Crabby. Yeah, I think I’ll probably get this over the NMT. More research is needed, however.


#7

I just Bought the WD TV and updated it. I wish they would make FLV files compatible or say if this is a real possibilty