Samsung announces new optical drive with Wi-Fi connectivity
Samsung has announced its new SE-208BW Smart Media Hub. The SE-208BW is definitely an optical disk drive that’s outfitted with Wi-Fi. Users can stream CDs and DVDs to smartphones, tablets, and computers.
To gain access to the SE-208BW by having an iPhone or iPad, Samsung representatives stated that apps for every device could be available. A Samsung repetition also stated the SE-208BW would seem around the Mac desktop being an exterior hard drive.
The SE-208BW’s optical drive can also get write abilities, so that you can burn a disc out of your iPhone, iPad, or Mac. The drive supports 24X CD-ROM, 24X CD-RW, 8X DVD studying and 8X DVD±R, 5X DVD-RAM, 6X DVD R Dual Layer, 6X DVD-R Dual Layer, 8X DVD RW, and 6X DVD-RW.
The unit has ethernet you are able to connect the SE-208BW to some broadband modem and also have it function as a wireless entry way. Samsung states the SE-208BW may also be used like a Wi-Fi repeater. The SE-208BW has usb port spot allowing you to connect an exterior hard disk and Dynamic DNS support so a connected drive can be used personal files server. The SE-208BW also offers DLNA compatibility.
The SE-208BW is going to be obtainable in early 2012. Prices has not yet been determined.
Samsung on Friday also announced a brand new portable Blu-ray author. The SE-506AB is really a USB-powered drive that supports Samsung’s Audio-video connectivity technology, which enables the drive to connect with HDTVs with usb port spot for media playback. The SE-506AB is going to be offered at the finish of August. Prices has not yet been determined.