If you wish to enhance your plain HDTV, you might use a media streamer, and speaking of which, today we have a media streamer that comes from Western Digital.
Just like any other media streamer, Western Digital TV Play is designed to stream online content directly to your HDTV from services such as YouTube, Netflix, Hulu Plus, Pandora, and Spotify, but at the same time, it allows you to stay connected to social network.
TV Play supports Full HD 1920×1080 video, and it supports wide range of formats, including XviD, MKV, H.264, MOV, WMV9, MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC, Dolby True HD, etc. In addition to online content, you can also play files directly from USB devices such as flash drives or digital cameras without your PC. In addition to USB port, Western Digital TV Play supports Ethernet LAN port and WiFi connectivity for Internet connection, but there’s also DLNA for media streaming, HDMI and composite (RCA) video output, as well as SPDIF digital output. This device comes with remote control that has dedicated buttons for Netflix, Vudu and Hulu Plus, but you can also use WD TV Remote app, and turn your iOS or Android device into a remote control.
Western Digital TV Play sounds great, and it’s currently priced at $69.99.