Nixeus Technology announced the Nixeus Fusion XS, an Android 2.2 media player based on a dual-core Marvell Armada 1000 SoC (Cortex A8) with 512 MB RAM selling for 170 USD. The device supports 1080p playback, features a web browser and third-party Android app downloads. The Nixeus Fusion XS Network Media Player also includes a an Ethernet port, two USB 2.0 ports, an HDMI port and audio I/O.
Here are Nixeus Fusion XS media player specifications:
|Processor||Marvell ARMADA 1000 (88DE3010) – Dual Sheeva RISC CPU Process @ Up-to 1.2GHz|
|Media Format||Movie||Video Containers: .avi, .wmv, .mpg, .iso, .vob, .ifo, .mp4, .asf, .tp, . ts, .m2ts, .mov (H.264), .mkv, MOTION JPEG|
|Video Decoder: MPEG 1/2/4 SD/HD, AVI, H.264 HD, WMV9, VC1, Resolution up to 1920 * 1080p|
|Music||Audio Decoder: MP3, WMA, AAC, Dolby Digital, DTS, FLAC, OGG, MPEG 1 Layer 2, PCM, WMA PRO,|
|(Pass through): Dolby True HD, DTS HD|
|Photo||Graphic Decoder: JPEG, PNG, GIF, Bitmap, TIFF|
|Subtitles||Test Subtitles||srt, ssa, idx, smi|
|Languages||English/ German/ French/ Italian/ Spanish/ Portuguese/ Turkish/ Dutch/ Serbian/ Hebrew/ Traditional Chinese/ Russian/ Swedish/ Polish/ Czech/ Simplified Chinese/ Japanese|
|Output||Video Output||HDMI (480p, 576p, 720p50, 720p60, 720p120, 1080i50, 1080i60, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p60), Composite (CVBS)|
|Audio Output||HDMI, Stereo (CVBS), S/PDIF (Optical)/Coaxial|
|Power Supply||External Power Supply (Output DC12V)|
|Wireless||(WiFi) IEEE 802.11 b/g/n (optional dongle not included)|
|(WiFi)||Wireless Security – WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK|
|Wireless Infrastructure and Ad-Hoc Mode|
|Supporting OS||Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7|
|Media Storage Support||External||USB 2.0 Host (External Storage Support) * 2|
The Fusion XS can not have SATA port like some others media players on the market, but users can access their own media files from an externally attached hard drive, as well as any UPnP or DLNA-ready network shared device on a local network. With Android, users will have access to the Chrome web browser with HTML5 and Adobe Flash support as well as several pre-installed applications such as Facebook, YouTube, Picasa, Pandora and TuneIn Internet radio stations.
More information on the Nixeus Fusion XS is available on Fusion XS product page.
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