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A.C. Ryan Playon!HD2 - The Show Goes on

A.C. Ryan Playon!HD2 - The Show Goes on

8.5

Capable of playing most video formats such as AVI, MKV, TS, RMVB, FLV at up to 1080p, will the Realtek 1185DD-powered A.C. Ryan Playon!HD2 impress us? Read on to find out.

First Looks: Iomega ScreenPlay TV Link MX HD Media Player

First Looks: Iomega ScreenPlay TV Link MX HD Media Player

Not exactly a newcomer to the media player market, Iomega adds one more to its ScreenPlay line with the ScreenPlay TV Link MX. What do we think of it besides the fact that it has a long name? Read on to find out.

D-Link Boxee Box - Box Office Hit Or Flop?

D-Link Boxee Box - Box Office Hit Or Flop?

8.0

Will D-Link's flagship entertainment hub break out of the box or crumble in shame? HardwareZone dives in to find out if this HDTV companion is worth its multimedia chops.

Patriot Box Office - Will It Be a Box Office Hit?

Patriot Box Office - Will It Be a Box Office Hit?

7.5

Patriot joins the media player market with their own offering, the Box Office. Featuring Full-HD playback, and the ability to play a boatload of popular media CODECs, will the player outshine its competition? Dig in for the details.

Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex TV

Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex TV

8.0

FreeAgent GoFlex TV is Seagate's third entry into the media player market, offering full HD playback and the ability to slot your FreeAgent GoFlex hard drives into the player to access the media stored inside the drive. It's relatively down to earth in appearances and so is its price. We give you the details in this review.

WD TV Live Hub - A Star Hub

WD TV Live Hub - A Star Hub

8.5

Ever wanted to watch your videos on a big screen TV instead of your cramped monitor? There are several media player options in the market but not many have the expertise to make a refined product as Western Digital's top of the line media player, the WD TV Live Hub. Find out how it fared in our trials.

First Looks: ASUS O!Play MINI HD Media Player

First Looks: ASUS O!Play MINI HD Media Player

The ASUS O!Play MINI is a small HD media player that is big on supporting media formats. What it does not have however is any form of network connectivity. We check out how this basic HD media player performs.

IFA 2010 - Press Day Highlights (+ IFA 2010 Summary & Galaxy Tab media Q&A videos!)

IFA 2010 - Press Day Highlights (+ IFA 2010 Summary & Galaxy Tab media Q&A videos!)

The annual IFA consumer electronics trade fair officially opens on 3 September in Berlin, Germany but for international journalists, the show really begins from 1 September, when they are given sneak peeks of what would be showcased before the show. HardwareZone.com was on the fairgrounds to bring you some of these highlights.

Philips Audio Visual Extravaganza - Obsessed With Sound & Vision

Philips Audio Visual Extravaganza - Obsessed With Sound & Vision

We've brought you a glimpse of Philips' upcoming audio products with our recent trip to Belgium. Now, witness their incoming AV fleet as we bring you highlights from their official launch held at the ritzy Hard Rock Hotel.

AverMedia AVerLife ExtremeVision Media Player

AverMedia AVerLife ExtremeVision Media Player

8.0

How does a Full-HD media tank based on a SIGMA chipset with web functions sound? HardwareZone takes on the ExtremeVision to see if this Taiwanese player matches up to the competition in the AV arena.

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