Media Player

Popcorn Hour A-400 media player unveiled by Syabas

Popcorn Hour A-400 media player unveiled by Syabas

Syabas has announced the latest iteration of its Popcorn Hour media player, the A-400. Like the models before it, this is a networked player that allows for easy media playback (especially in the case of local content), but unlike the models before it, this one can boast support for 3D video. It also brings a number of "studio-quality" video processing features to the table, including adaptive detail and contrast enhancement along with adaptive debanding.

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Samsung Galaxy Player 5.8 photo and specs leak

Samsung Galaxy Player 5.8 photo and specs leak

Samsung isn’t just planning a sequel to the Galaxy Note, with a leak suggesting that the company is also planning on refreshing its Galaxy Player devices, PMPs running Android with WiFi connectivity. According to a picture and information handed to SamMobile, Samsung is planning a huge 5.8-inch screen for its next Galaxy Player device, bringing with it some mid-range specs in the process.

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RealPlayer for Android released from Beta for media supremacy

RealPlayer for Android released from Beta for media supremacy

It's time for the folks at RealNetworks to release their most recognized brand, RealPlayer, for Android devices around the globe. While this app relies on the surface on its brand name, once we got our hands on it this week (just a bit earlier than the rest of the Android universe) we found it to be surprisingly well-rounded and worth the effort, so to speak. You'll be working with one player here for music, video, and all of your photos all at once - and it's easy to use!

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Samsung Galaxy Player 4.2 ready for the USA

Samsung Galaxy Player 4.2 ready for the USA

In a reveal that comes alongside the just-released Samsung Galaxy Player 3.6, here comes the Samsung Galaxy Player 4.2 with no monthly data fees, Gingerbread, and connections galore to the other devices you've got on hand. This device comes to the USA with a lovely low $199.99 price tag - this compared to the full price of the rest of the Galaxy S devices comparable to this one (complete with mobile data and monthly fees) being downright reasonable. What you've got here is Samsung's baby running an experience relatively close to what we've seen on Galaxy S II devices for software, Galaxy S devices for hardware, and more Bluetooth functionality than you'll be able to handle.

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Ematic eSport Clip MP3/video player launches

Ematic eSport Clip MP3/video player launches

If you're in the market for a new MP3/video player that's cheap and small, Ematic has a new player called the eSport Clip you might want to check out. The new player has 4 GB of onboard storage for MP3 audio and video files. It has a small 1.8-inch color display for playback of video content. It also has an integrated clip for attaching to clothing for hands-free use.

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Panasonic reveals pricing for 2012 Blu-ray players

Panasonic reveals pricing for 2012 Blu-ray players

Panasonic has announced the pricing and availability of its 2012 lineup of Blu-Ray players, which were first introduced at CES. The lineup includes four Full HD 3D models and two Full HD 2D-only models, most of which have begun shipping already. Only two models will begin shipping later in May. Pricing for the new lineup ranges from $90 to $350.

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VLC reaches version 2.0 with major new update

VLC reaches version 2.0 with major new update

If you're a fan of open source media players, you may be familiar with VLC. This open-source media player has received major new update bringing it to version 2.0 also known as "twoflower." The new version has major improvements with faster decoding on systems with multi-core processors, GPUs, and on mobile hardware. The player also now supports more media formats.

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Samsung unveils 2012 Blu-ray players with WiFi and Disc to Digital

Samsung unveils 2012 Blu-ray players with WiFi and Disc to Digital

Samsung today announced two new Blu-ray players, the BD-E6500 and the BD-ES6000, at CES 2012. The company introduced a new feature for the players called Disc to Digital and also added WiFi capabilities to the flagship BD-E6500 model, allowing the player to connect directly to other devices over a WiFi network without the need for a PC or other central access point.

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