WD (Western Digital) launches the My Passport AV portable media drive designed for video storage and playback and to works with HD media players, Blu-ray players, camcorders, HDTV or other multimedia devices with USB port.
The My Passport AV, well, is basically a portable 320GB hard drive with a fancy name. It works with the Direct Copy feature offered in Sony’s new Handycam video recorders and Sony’s Blu-ray players as well. Of course, it is compatible with WD’s HD media players.
The 320GB My Passport AV media drive is available for $109.99.
Some compatible multimedia devices:
- WD TV family of media players;
- 2010 and later Sony camcorders with Direct Copy functionality;
- Sony 2010 Blu-ray Disc Players including BDP-S370, BDP-S470, BDP-S570;
- Sony 2010 Blu-ray Disc Home Theater Systems including BDV-E370, BDV-E570;
- JVC LT-32P689 television;
- Samsung LN32A550 television;
- Phillips 42PFLA332D television;
- Microsoft Xbox 360 (compatible with the USB media playback feature); and,
- Sony PlayStation 3