WD Live TV Plus is an affordable HD multimedia player. This media box is capable of playing almost all video and audio formats. Unlike Apple TV, it doesn’t have any internal storage. But we can access two external USB storage drives simultaneously using it’s two built-in USB ports. WD Live TV Plus also comes with unlimited netflix membership so we can watch TV episodes and movies online using it’s Ethernet port. We can access and stream videos, photos and songs from our home network with the Ethernet port. It supports Mac, PC or a network drive in your house. It is capable of playing 1080p videos at 30fps and 720p videos at 60fps. WD Live TV plus is also having HDMI and component video out. WD Live TV Plus is available for $129.
- MPEG2 MP@HL up to 1920x1080p24, 1920x1080i30 or 1280x720p60 resolution.
- MPEG4.2 ASP@L5 up to 1280x720p30 resolution and no support for global motion compensation.
- WMV9/VC-1 MP@HL up to 1280x720p60 or 1920x1080p24 resolution. VC-1 AP@L3 up to 1920x1080i30, 1920x1080p24 or 1280x720p60 resolution.
- H.264 BP@L3 up to 720x480p30 or 720x576p25 resolution.
- H.264 MP@L4.1 and HP@4.1 up to 1920x1080p24, 1920x1080i30, or 1280x720p60 resolution.
- An audio receiver is required for multi-channel surround sound digital output.
- Compressed RGB JPEG formats only and progressive JPEG up to 2048×2048.
- Single layer TIFF files only.
- Uncompressed BMP only.
Supported File Formats :
Videos – AVI (Xvid, AVC, MPEG1/2/4), MPG/MPEG, VOB, MKV (h.264, x.264, AVC, MPEG1/2/4, VC-1), TS/TP/M2T (MPEG1/2/4, AVC, VC-1), MP4/MOV (MPEG4, h.264), M2TS, WMV9
Photos- JPEG, GIF, TIF/TIFF, BMP, PNG
Audio – MP3, WAV/PCM/LPCM, WMA, AAC, FLAC, MKA, AIF/AIFF, OGG, Dolby Digital, DTS
Playlists – PLS, M3U, WPL
Subtitles – SRT, ASS, SSA, SUB, SMI