HDTV Lounge

MediaGate MG-450HD

After creating a buzz at this years CES, the MediaGate MG-450HD wireless media server has now been official released to the eager public. The MG-450HD is a highend HD media server / streamer designed to be an essential component of your digital lifestyle. With wired and wireless home entertainment options you can bring video, music and photos directly to your HDTV from your computer in HD.

MediaGate MG-450HDThe MediaGate MG-450HD works on 802.11g wireless and can support attached USB devices such as digital cameras. You can also add a hard drive to the MG-450HD for extra onboard storage. You will get HD resolutions all the way upto 1080p via the HDMI connections, there are also composite, s-video, stereo analog sound, and also optical / coaxial SPDIF digital audio for full 5.1 audio.

You can also use the networking to access and transfer data to the MG-450HD using the FTP server and client protocol from home or away. Use the MediaGate MG450HD to store your DVD movies, photos and music all in one place from your living room, or stream other content over the network from other sources.

With great working, and HD connections with digital audio, the MediaGate MG-450HD, at around $230 seems like a great deal, bringing your digital computer media direct to your HDTV in a simple and graceful manner.

More info: MediaGate
Supported video formats: AVI: MS-MPEG4v3/XviD/WMV9 (XviD with GMC option applied not supported) WMV: WMV9, ASF: WMV9, MP4: MPEG4 Video, DAT: MPEG1, VOB: MPEG2, MPG/MPEG: MPEG1/MPEG2, TP/TS/TRP: HD-MPEG2/SD-MPEG2.

HD outputs: HDMI (480p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p), COMPONENT (480p, 720p, 1080i) S-Video, Composite.