Syabas Technology launches its newest Popcorn Hour media player, the A-400. Utilizing Sigma Design’s SMP8911 dual-core 800Mhz processor, the player is able to deliver smooth playback of Full HD video and Blu-ray 3D content. It also includes VXP video processing to offer a range of studio-level features such as adaptive deinterlacing, adaptive debanding, and adaptive contrast enhancement.
Popcorn Hour’s new player has room for an internal 2.5-inch or 3.5-inch hard drive for storing media files and use as a network strorage device. The A-400 connects to the Internet via built-in Gigabit Ethernet port or WiFi dongle and offers access to Syabas Apps Market, containing over 90 free and premium TV apps for additional media content from the web. It has HDMI 1.4 output, a SD card slot and an eSATA port.
The Popcorn Hour A-400 is priced at Euro 289.