Sitecom launches a total solution consisting of the Smart Living Home Storage Center with two 500 GB hard disks, the Wireless Media Router and the Wireless Network TV Media Player. With the Digital Media Set, the user can safely store digital files and share them with all the users at home, as well as play digital movies and music or view photos directly on a TV with Full HD (1080p) quality without interference. The user also receives the universal Logitech Harmony 650 remote control worth € 79 for free, which can be used to easily navigate through the media files.
Rotterdam (the Netherlands), June 2010 - Sitecom launches the MD-500 Digital Media Set. It is a smart total solution that excels in its ease of use, design and performance, which even inexperienced users can use to gain optimal enjoyment from their digital photos, music and movies. The Digital Media Set consists of the Smart Living MD-253 Home Storage Center, the WL-350 Wireless Media Router 300N and the WL-355 Wireless Network TV Media. With the MD-500, the user can safely store digital files in a central location and share them with all the other users at home. The user can also play digital movies or music and view photos directly on a TV with Full HD (1080p) quality and simultaneously download and stream large files without any interference. In order to guarantee the ultimate user experience, the end user also receives the Logitech Harmony 650 for free when purchasing the MD-500. With this universal remote control, the user cannot only operate the Smart Living TV Media Player with the push of a button, but also other components in an entertainment system, such as a TV, DVD player and a stereo (maximum of 5 appliances).
RRP 499,99 GBP
“With the Digital Media Set, we present a complete multimedia experience which has been developed from a non-technical point of view with the focus on user-friendliness and simplicity. With the MD-500, the user has everything necessary to easily organize their digital photos, movies and music and to get optimal enjoyment from them”, said Virginia Yanquilevich, the Sitecom Marketing Manager. “The Logitech Harmony 650 represents real added value in the Smart Living concept, since the user cannot only easily operate the Smart Living media player from the comfort of their chair, but also other appliances which are part of an entertainment system”, explained Michiel Reijs, the Logitech Sales Manager.
The Digital Media Set - consisting of the Smart Living Home Storage Center, including 2 x 500 GB hard disks, the Wireless Network TV Media Player, the Wireless Media Router 300N and the Logitech Harmony 650 - will be available from the middle of July for a promotional price of 499,99 GBP.
MD-253 Home Storage Center (2 x 500 GB hard disks) - The Smart Living MD-253 Home Storage Center makes it possible to safely store digital photos, music and movies in a central location in a network (Store) and share them will all the other users in the home (Share). Sitecom had a very ambitious mission when developing the Home Storage Center: to offer maximum security for valuable digital files in combination with a simple “out of the box” experience, which allows even inexperienced users to quickly save digital media in a central location and share it with other users.
The Home Storage Center in the Digital Media Set includes 2 x 500 GB hard disks.
WL-350 Wireless Media Router 300N - The Sitecom Media Router has Concurrent Dual-band and StreamEngine technology for the simultaneous downloading and streaming of HD videos without interruptions. The StreamEngine technology automatically gives priority to time-sensitive applications, such as streaming High Definition videos, gaming and downloading. The Dual-band router can simultaneously transmit wireless signals via the standard 2.4 GHz band and the less congested 5 GHz band (ideal for media applications). Furthermore, the 802.11n router has a USB port, so that the user can connect an external USB storage device. All the users in the network have access to the connected device and can easily share the digital content that is saved on it.
WL-355 Wireless Network TV Media Player - With the new Sitecom WL-355 Wireless Network TV Media Player, the user can easily play digital movies and music or view photos wirelessly on a TV; optimal comfort and the best possible HD quality (1080p) are guaranteed. Thanks to the user-friendly menu, the user can easily select files that are saved within the network on, for example, a computer, the Home Storage Center (NAS) or a connected hard disk. The Wireless Dual-band Media Adapter makes it possible to wirelessly stream media via the standard 2.4 GHz band or - in combination with a Dual-band router, such as the Smart Living Media Router - the less congested 5 GHz band, which guarantees uninterrupted performance for time-sensitive applications, such as streaming audio and HD videos.
Sitecom is one of EMEA's leading and fastest growing brands for home networking and connectivity solutions. Sitecom makes no concessions to quality, performance, design and, in particular, user-friendliness. Simplicity is what Sitecom is all about. The Sitecom brand has a clear mission statement: to convert technical products into solutions which users can use immediately without any problems.
The company was established in 1998 and its head office is located in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. With 65 employees working in offices in six different countries, Sitecom is active in 18 countries in EMEA. Sitecom offers 200 innovative products, network solutions and computer accessories for use in the home and by small businesses. For more information about Sitecom, please visit www.sitecom.com