The LaCinema Mini HD from LaCie is a media center with 500GB of storage that connects to your computer or home network via USB or Wi-Fi. Capable of storing and playing back video, music, and pictures with a wide range of file types, the LaCinema Mini HD offers true HD 1080p video resolution and Dolby digital sound. The integrated wireless card allows the media center to connect to wireless networks using Wireless-B, -G, and -N signals. A USB port on the front of the unit lets you quickly load and play additional media, providing even more flexibility. The included remote control makes the media center easy to manage and navigate.
Bridging PC and HDTV
Play your movie library on your HDTV in two easy steps: connect the LaCinema Mini HD to your computer to easily store your movies and then connect it to your TV for instant playback. No configuration is required. You'll save time and avoid having to burn CDs/DVDs to hold all of your media. You'll also be able to store and enjoy your MKV, H.264, MOV, DivX, XviD, WMV, and many more file types on any TV.
Made for HDTV
Improve the look of your movies and photos on your HDTV with full HD 1080p playback and upscaling. With no compromise on quality, the LaCinema Mini HD goes one step further by adding stunning 1080p playback through HDMI 1.3. This multimedia hard disk supports a wide variety of video, photo, and music formats. An easy-to-use on-screen menu and remote control have been designed to
improve your experience.
Sophisticated, Functional Design
Amazingly small for its capabilities, the LaCinema Mini HD Wi-Fi media center brings a world of entertainment to the palm of your hand. Designed by Neil Poulton, it adds a fashionable style to your home cinema setup.
Media Player and Server Hard Disk
Its DLNA and UPnP capabilities ensure that the LaCinema Mini HD works in tandem with your home network, connecting easily to your PC or NAS, so it's easy to populate with your media. After that, it's simple to connect it to your HDTV, making viewing your movies and media in HD easy. Since it also functions as a media server, any multimedia content stored on your LaCinema Mini HD will be shared with DLNA players, TVs, and compatible game consoles.
Instant photo playback from a USB disk or digital camera.
Create your own slideshows using your favorite music.
Play your music by genre, artist, or album.
Pure Dolby Digital sound on your TV.
Enjoy surround sound on your home theater with optical port.
Transfer your media in minutes via Wi-Fi or USB.
Manage your files when connected to the network.
Share your media via LaCinema Mini HD's media server.
Stream all your media with Wi-Fi, no matter where it is in your house.
Keep your files organized with the automatic file sorter.
Computer with an USB port
Computer with an Ethernet network adapter
Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7; Mac OS X 10.4, 10.5, or 10.6; Linux 2.6
300MB Available Disk Space
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