D-Link has announced the latest addition to its MediaLounge range – the DSM-520 Wireless HD Media Player, a device for streaming music, photos, and high-definition videos to your home entertainment system.
The DSM-520 includes a USB 2.0 port in the front panel for instant access to media stored on removable USB flash drives or hard drives. It connects to your existing home network using either 802.11g wireless technology or via an Ethernet cable for streaming of a variety of formats, including high-definition video in either Windows Media Video 9 or MPEG-4 format, allowing you to enjoy videos with resolutions of up to 1080i on your high-definition television.
For compatible TVs, the DSM-520 features HDMI connection. Other video connectors include component, S-video, and composite output, ensuring compatibility with virtually all sets. The DSM-520 also supports coax and optical digital audio output for digital surround sound.
The unit is available soon, with a price of £188 (excluding VAT).