February 2007 Archives

Feb 28, 2007

Olympus VJ-10 radio with 37GB Hard Drive

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Olympus VJ-10 radio

Olympus have announced the Olympus VJ-10, an impressive looking radio that comes equipped with a 37GB hard drive on which to record your radio shows. Actually, you can do more than that – the VJ-10 will also let you store your MP3 or WMA files, so it’s kind of like a huge iPod dressed up […]

Feb 28, 2007

Print your TV programmes with Samsung's new Cannes HDTV

Posted by in Bluetooth, HDTV, Samsung
Samsung Cannes PDP HDTV

Samsung have released a new range of huge HDTVs with an impressive array of features. The models are called the Samsung SPD-42, SPD-50Q92HD, and SPD-63P71FHD, which don’t exactly trip off the tongue! Fortunately, they’re also going under the name “Samsung Cannes PDP TV”, in deference to the Cannes film festival (no, really!). The TVs, as […]

Feb 25, 2007

Beam camera-phone pics onto your HDTV with the Sharp HN-IR1

Posted by in Sharp, Video and TV
Sharp HN-IR1 wireless camera phone adaptor

Fed up with your pics being locked in your cameraphone, with no easy way of showing them to friends and family? Then buy the Sharp HN-IR1, which enables pics in an IrSS-equipped mobile phone to be beamed directly to an HDTV via the HN-IR1’s high speed IrSS infra-red port. The HN-IR1 is a nifty device […]

Feb 20, 2007

i-Mate X-Stream TV swallows media centre PC

Posted by in HDTV, Media Center, Media Receiver
i-Mate X-Stream Media Hub with Media Center PC and wireless router

This must be the mother of all media hubs. The i-Mate XStream Media Hub is an LCD TV with 720 and 1080i support that comes complete with its own PVR, wireless router and Media Center PC built-into its super-thin frame. The PC comes complete with 500GB hard drive, and can display content either on the […]

Feb 19, 2007

Sharp AQUOS Media recorder with 1 Terabyte Hard Disk

Posted by in Media Recorder, Sharp
Sharp AQUOS DV-AC60 media recorder

Sharp have announced five new AQUOS media recorders, one of which, the Sharp DV-AC60, comes fully loaded with 1TB’s worth of storage. The media recorders come with DVD player, hard disk and up to 3 TV tuners (two digital, one analogue), plus Sharp’s innovative new IrSS (IrSimpleShot) technology, which lets you transfer pictures directly from […]

Feb 18, 2007

Disposable mini stereo copies CDs to USB keys

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Exemode CDR-300 mini Hi-Fi stereo system

If you have loads of CDs that you want to export to an SD card or USB key, you can either use your PC with appropriate card reader hardware, or buy this, the Exemode CDR-300. The CDR-300 is a new mini stereo system featuring CD player, FM/AM radio, SD card slot and USB port, and […]

Feb 9, 2007

Onkyo BR-NX10 Stereo with Ethernet

Posted by in Audio, Miscellaneous
Onkyo BR-NX10 stereo

The new Onkyo BR-NX10 Stereo comes with one input not normally found on your average home HiFi: an Ethernet port! Use it to plug the BR-NX10 into your home network, and download tunes from Sony’s AnyMusic music store. You can save them on the stereo’s own internal 80GB hard drive, or else rip your CDs […]

Feb 1, 2007

Okoro OMS-GX300 mental media center

Posted by in Media Center
Okoro OMS-GX300 media centre PC

Okoro have released what must be the most extreme media center yet developed: the Okoro OMS-GX300. Following hot on the heels of the launch of Windows Vista, and showing off Microsoft’s new Operating System’s media capabilities to the full, the OMS-GX300 is a PC in a super-cool (and distinctly non-beige) box, featuring some super high-end hardware for complete home entertainment.