If you've always wanted a HTPC (home theatre PC) of some sort, but didn't have the no how or equipment to finish it, the Actiontec Wireless Digital Media Player may be your life saver.
The Actiontec Wireless DM Player allows a user to stream audio, video and pictures from a computer on your network either wired or wireless.
Here are some features of this all in one unit:
Supports MP3, AC3, AAC, WAV, WMA and Ogg Vorbis audio formats
Supports JPEG, GIF, animated GIF, TIF, BMP, and PNG image formats
Digital audio: 18-bit stereo and S/PDIF
Supports the following video formats
RCA connectors for 2 left and 2 right stereo audio output and composite video output for Dolby 5.1, DTS, MTS, Surround Sound
Digital Optical Output available for true sound fidelity without the need for RCA Cabling
Support for HDTV
Utility on PC to manage music and picture folders
Support for Internet Radio
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There are numerous video output methods through the use of either the DVI, component, composite and s-video. Audio output is taken care of by the standard RCA (composite) or the more expensive optical cable transfer.
Right next to the audio outputs is the RJ45 connector which provides a wired connection while the wireless port is on the side.
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