NeoTV Media player- Does it suck?

Posted by on February 15, 2011

Reviewing the NeoTV 550 from Netgear, it promises to “bring all your digital media to your TV“, it’ll Play your movies, music and photo collections stored on your USB Drives, eSATA drives, SD Cards right out of your camera and even your networked devices and the internet itself! … So lets see how it does

Reviewing the NeoTV 550 from Netgear, it promises to “bring all your digital media to your TV“, it’ll Play your movies, music and photo collections stored on your USB Drives, eSATA drives, SD Cards right out of your camera and even your networked devices and the internet itself! … So lets see how it does

* Plays your digital movies in full high definition 1080p and stunning Dolby Digital or DTS surround sound

* Automatically scans your networked and local devices, and organizes your movies, music, and photos

* Live Browsing provides easy and fast access

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* Built-in SD card slot for convenient access to personal photos and videos (AVCHD™ compatible)

* Compatible with a wide range of media file formats including Blu-ray™

* Delivers your movie sound tracks in HD 7.1 surround sound

* Improved video and audio navigation using cover art instead of file names

* Remote with shortcuts for quick selection and ease of use

o Source: Directly access your networked and local devices

o Audio: On-the-fly language selection

o Subtitle: Display subtitles and change appearance