Category Archives: HD

New line up of Logitech HD webcams

Logitech Pro910

Logitech unveils full lineup of HD webcams and the recently announced Logitech® Vid™ HD. The flagship Logitech® HD Pro Webcam C910 allows you to record video in stunning Full HD 1080p and make video calls in fluid HD 720p and also features crystal-clear stereo audio with two mics one on either side of the webcam lens. The Logitech HD Pro Webcam C910 presents a stunning, streamlined profile. At 25 millimeters deep, the exceptionally thin C910 webcam adds a modern minimalist touch to your laptop or desktop computer setup. 

The portable HD Webcam C510 with its fold-and-go design makes it easy to carry and 360-degree full-rotation allows you to swivel the webcam around. Logitech also introduced two HD webcams at an affordable price the Logitech® HD Webcam C310 and the Logitech® HD Webcam C270.

Transcend announced the release of its first HD Media Player

Transcend Media Player

Transcend known for its storage devices have announced their first HD Media Player, the DMP10. Featuring full support for popular media formats and high-resolution digital video/audio output, the DMP10 offers users a simple way to play Full HD 1080p digital content on any TV. It features HDMI 1.3 and S/PDIF digital connection interfaces and equipped with DTS and Dolby Digital audio decoding, plus Full HD 1920×1080 H.264/AVC and VC-1 video decoding. DMP10 also comes with two USB ports which can be used to connect external hard drives or USB flash drives loaded with HD videos, digital music and photos. The HD media player supports the most popular HD file formats, including MKV, AVI, WMV, RMVB and M2TS. The device come in elegant gloss-black design that fits well in any room.

ASUS unveils O!Play Air HDP-R3 HD media player

ASUS O!Play Air HDP-R3 HD media player

ASUS has unveiled the O!Play Air HDP-R3 HD media player that enables users to access all their digital content from various sources wirelessly. The O!Play Air HDP-R3 streams a wide variety of audio, photo, and high-definition video formats from PCs, NAS, card readers and other USB or eSATA-connected devices. Formats supported include MPEG1/2/4, H.264, VC-1, and the popular RMVB. Additionally, the HD media player delivers up to 1080p Full HD image rendering.

About the launch of the ASUS O!Play Air HDP-R3 media player, Mr. Vinay Shetty – Country Head, Component Business, ASUS (India) said, “The O!Play Air HDP-R3 media player is our latest offering in this newly emerging segment. The device is packed with many innovative features and has received rave reviews from the media all over the world. We’re confident that the O!Play Air can hold its own amongst the current product offerings in the market and the initial response to the product has been overwhelming.”

The features High Definition playback and extremely wide file format support. O!Play Air HDP-R3 also includes new networking features and convenient memory slots for rapid and convenient digital data access. Equipped with the latest Wi-Fi support, the HD media player streams content wirelessly from PCs and NAS. Also, built-in card reader slots allow users to access digital files and photos effortlessly from CompactFlash (CF) and Secure Digital (SD/MMC) cards, or Memory Sticks (MS/MS Duo)—enabling users to view digital photos instantly.

Specifications

ASUS O!Play Air HDP-R3 HD Media Player

Supported Video Formats

MPEG1/2/4, H.264, VC-1, RM/RMVB

Supported Video File Extensions

.mp4, .mov, .xvid., .avi., .asf, .wmv, .mkv, .rm, .rmvb, .flv, .ts, .m2ts, .dat, .mpg, .vob, .mts, .tp, .trp, .iso

Supported Audio Formats

MP3, WAV, AAC, OGG, FLAC, AIFF, LPCM, WMA, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS

Supported Image Formats

JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF, TIFF

Supported Subtitle Formats

SRT, SUB, SMI, SSA

Outputs

  • HDMI 1.3
  • Composite Audio/Video

Optical Digital Audio

Inputs

  • 1 x USB2.0
  • 1 x eSATA/USB2.0 combo port
  • Card Readers
    • 1x CF
    • 1x SD+MMC
    • 1x MS+MS Duo
  • 1x RJ-45 LAN port
  • 1x 802.11n Wireless Networking

DC Power In

Dimensions

181.0mm x 125.3mm x 47.7mm

Power Source

12VDC, 2A

Power Consumption

<10W

Operating Temperature

5°C (41°F) ~ 35°C (95°F)

COWON V5 HD, Portable media player

Cowon V5 HD PMP

Cowon System’s ultra HD ‘COWON V5 HD’ which supports HD Video and HD TV-OUT is an upgraded PMP of the next generation to open an era of portable HD video. Now you can find a powerful function of playing even HD (H.264) video beyond the limits of existing PMPs and enjoy excellent HD video in your hand through the large and high resolution touch LCD (800 x 480) with 4.8 inches and 16.7 million colors. In addition, HD TV-OUT will allow you to make excellent use of it as a portable HD video player. ‘COWON V5 HD’ provides you with a HDMI terminal which transfers HD contents to the other devices with no losses. You can enjoy HD videos conveniently through the large screen connected to your digital TV in your house.

‘COWON V5 HD’ is equipped with renowned BBE+ and JetEffect 3.0 with innovative Reverb effect applied, you can experience real audio sound and enjoy music conveniently through the embedded speakers without earphones. ‘COWON V5 HD’ has slim body of 15.7mm thick weighing 197g which makes it easy to carry around with you.

Besides supporting DMB, also a variety of convenient functions such as many kinds of dictionaries, MyPlus (RSS Viewer), sound recording, book-view/cartoon-view, calculator, notepad, converter, digital photo frame, world clock, office guru, flash, games, mobile games from SKT, etc. ‘COWON V5 HD’ will be available in four vivid colors such as white/black/silver/pink under three model types of standard, DMB and DIC.

Asus O!Play Air HDP-R3, Wi-Fi-enabled HD Media Player

O!Play Air HDP-R3
ASUS has unveiled the O!Play Air HDP-R3 HD media player that enables users to access all their digital content from various sources wirelessly. The O!Play Air HDP-R3 streams a wide variety of audio, photo, and high-definition video formats from PCs, NAS, card readers and other USB or eSATA-connected devices. Formats supported include MPEG1/2/4, H.264, VC-1, and the popular RMVB. Additionally, the HD media player delivers up to 1080p Full HD image rendering.


Specifications:

ASUS O!Play Air HDP-R3 HD Media Player

Supported Video Formats MPEG1/2/4, H.264, VC-1, RM/RMVB
Supported Video File Extensions .mp4, .mov, .xvid., .avi., .asf, .wmv, .mkv, .rm, .rmvb, .flv, .ts, .m2ts, .dat, .mpg, .vob, .mts, .tp, .trp, .iso
Supported Audio Formats MP3, WAV, AAC, OGG, FLAC, AIFF, LPCM, WMA, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS
Supported Image Formats JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF, TIFF
Supported Subtitle Formats SRT, SUB, SMI, SSA
Outputs
  • HDMI 1.3
  • Composite Audio/Video
  • Optical Digital Audio
Inputs
  • 1 x USB2.0
  • 1 x eSATA/USB2.0 combo port
  • Card Readers
    • 1x CF
    • 1x SD+MMC
    • 1x MS+MS Duo
  • 1x RJ-45 LAN port
  • 1x 802.11n Wireless Networking
  • DC Power In
Dimensions 181.0mm x 125.3mm x 47.7mm
Power Source 12VDC, 2A
Power Consumption <10W
Operating Temperature 5°C (41°F) ~ 35°C (95°F)

Myka ION Web-to-TV box

Myka ION the Web-to-TV product that can easily run Boxee, Hulu and other leading Internet video services. Myka ION is powered by the Intel Atom Processor 330 and NVIDIA ION Graphics Processor. Myka ION lets you browse to any Web site and play video content directly onto your TV bypassing your PC entirely. The Intel and NVIDIA processors do all the heavy lifting, such as video encoding/decoding during playback, resulting in seamless, high-quality content beamed directly to your TV.


Key Features

  • WiFi enabled – 802.11/N
  • Direct ethernet connector for direct connection
  • HDMI, Composite,  and SPDIF ports for maximum flexibility
  • Internal hard drive choice of 250 gigabytes to 1 terabyte
  • BitTorrent peer to peer software built in
  • 3 USB ports for expansion

Embedded Architecture

  • 450 DMIPS SOC
  • 16 MB Flash memory
  • 256 MB DDRAM
  • Linux operating system

Viewsonic Direct-Connect Media Player Box

Viewsonic Direct-Connect Media Player Box
Viewsonic introduced the VMP70 direct-connect, HD media player for media that is stored on a hard drive or USB thumb. The VMP70 makes it easy to enjoy ultra crisp, Full HD 1080p content on a TV or other entertainment system display. By simply inserting a USB drive or external hard drive into the player. VMP70 features a S/PDIF port, enabling the player to easily connect to even the most advanced home theater systems for a surround sound experience. A remote control is included for making easy adjustments to aspect ratio, audio and format settings. The VMP70 also comes with an HDMI cable.

The VMP70 supports the most complete set of video and audio formats of any media player available including MPEG1/2/4, Divx/Xvid, MKV, H.264, VC-1, WMV9, RM/RMVB, DTS, Dolby Digital, WMA, MP3, FLAC, OGG and MKA. Connectivity options are with VMP70’s included HDMI, Component, composite, S/PDIF and duo USB drive slots for optional increased storage space. The ViewSonic VMP70 is priced at MSRP of $129.99.