Saturday, September 11, 2004

Viewsonic WMA100

WMA100Viewsonic is coming out with a pretty cool wireless media adapter. The WMA100 is a 802.11 component that will play audio and video onto a TV, in addition it will also display photos. Some of the features differentiate it from the other devices are:
  • Playing MPEG-1,2,4 video files
  • Playing MP3, un-DRM’d AAC, WMA files
  • JPEG, GIF, and PNG photos
  • Scales video and pictures to the TVs native resoultion
  • DVI, composite-video, component-video, S-Video and VGA video outputs
  • analog and coaxial SPDIF audio outputs with Dolby 5.1 pass through
It looks like this will cost $299 and be available during the fourth quarter of this year.