Wednesday, January 9, 2008

Linksys Announces Plans to Expand Digital Home With New Media Center Extenders

Electronics Show, Linksys, a Division of Cisco, the leading provider of
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environments, today announced its new Media Center Extender with DVD Player
(DMA2200) and Media Center Extender (DMA2100) are available for purchase.
These new products will team with existing Linksys offerings, such as the
WRT600N Ultra RangePlus Dual-Band Gigabit Router, NAS200 Network Storage
System and WVC54GCA Home Monitoring Camera, to offer a complete home
entertainment solution.

New Media Center Extender Capabilities

The DMA2200 and DMA2100 are enhanced to allow support for popular video
and audio codecs such as Xvid, along with continued support for Windows
Media(R) Video HD files. These extenders also support the ability to send
protected HD content to additional rooms, including recorded TV from
over-the-air ATSC or Cable Card tuners along with movies and music
available from providers. Support is also included for features such as
news feeds, Public Radio broadcasts, up-to-date sports reports, and
subscription music.

Read more about it here.