QNAP announced the NMP-1000P, a network-capable HD media player. The device supports wired Ethernet and optional WiFi 802.11b/g/n conncections for streaming video, photo, music and other content from Mediafly, Apple Movie Trailers, CNN, SHOUTcast, Internet radio, Flickr, Picasa..etc. It also stream media from connected PC in the same home network.
The NMP-1000P is equipped with Sigma Designs video/audio decoder supporting playback of Full HD movies as Dolby and DTS multi-channel surround sound, and offers HDMI 1.3a output.. QNAP’s network player has room for user to install a 3.5-inch SATA hard drive up to 2TB and offers USB and eSATA for connecting external storage. The device also includes Turbo NAS functionality for backup of all networked computers, convenient cross-platform file sharing among Windows, Mac, and Linux/UNIX.
- Audio: FLAC, APE, WAV, WMA, AAC, PCM, AC3, MP3, Ogg, M4A, DTS, Dolby Digital (supports Dolby Dynamic Range Control for night-mode surround sound)
- Video Formats: Codec: MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, XVID, H.264, H.263, WMV9, VC1
- Video Container: AVI, MPEG/MPG, VCD (ISO, MPG, NRG), DVD (VOB, IFO, ISO, NRG), WMV, ASF, TP, TS, TRP, M1V, M2V, M4V, M2P, M2T, M2TS, BDMV/ BD ISO, MTS, MOV, MP4, RMP4, MKV, MOD, 3GP
- Image: BMP, JPEG/ JPG, PNG, GIF
- Playlist: M3U, PLS, WPL, ASX
- Subtitle: SRT, SUB, SMI, TXT, ASS, SSA, SUB (with idx)