Seagate’s latest hard drive release has its sights set firmly on a place on top of your TV stand. A multimedia drive, the Seagate GoFlex Cinema comes in sizes up to 3TB (as well as being expandable through use with other removeable GoFlex drives) for playback of video, photo and music files, hooking straight up to a flatscreen TV or projector via HDMI or composite video out.
Capable of full HD 1080p playback, the GoFlex Cinema has supports plenty of file types, including: Xvid HD; AVI; MPEG-2 (VOB/ISO); MPEG-1; MPEG-4 (Xvid); AVC HD; H.264; TS/TP/M2T; MOV; M2TS; MKV; FLV; VC-1; and WMV9 video, as well as ASF; MP3; WAV; AAC; FLAC; WMA; LPCM; WMA Pro; Dolby® Digital; and DTS audio formats.
20MP pictures can also be blown up on your big screen via the drive, with full subtitle support on video files. A S/PDIF digital optical audio output port is available to those looking to hook up a speaker system, while USB 2.0 support lets you drag and drop media files onto the drive.
Out now across Europe, it’s priced up at €99 for 1TB version, €129 for 2TB and €179 for the 3TB whopper.