With Slingbox Pro HD, you can turn your home into a wireless multimedia station. The Slingbox Pro HD let you stream high definition video not just inside your house but you can stream your home TV on to your mobile or anywhere else in the world via internet. This device only requires that you connect it to a high speed internet connection.
The Slingbox Pro HD is a very powerful home multimedia A/V streaming device. It has a built-in TV tuner for NTSC/QAM/ATSC. You can connect up to 3 different devices with the Slingbox Pro HD and enjoy high definition streaming video and audio in any other room of your house. Lets first talk about its in-house reception and video quality. The setup is very straight forward. Just plug in your TV into the Slingbox and connect the Slingbox to a high speed internet connection. This is half the setup as far as the inputs are concerned. Now comes the best part i.e. viewing your TV channels on your PC / laptop in other rooms and this is what makes it a very powerful multimedia device.
Video and audio streaming is uninterrupted. There are a lot of things you can do with the Slingbox Pro HD including changing channels with an on-screen remote control, record your favorite TV shows , switch between connected devices such and cable set top box, satellite receiver, DVD player, Disc Changer etc. This all is done by means of a built-in HDTV tuner. The in-house coverage and A/V quality is reported to be the best and unmatched so far.
With the Slingbox Pro HD connected to a high speed internet connection (min upload speed of 1.5Mbps), you can even watch your high definition streaming video on your cell phone, PDA, Window mobile set, Symbian or Palm OS mobile phones anywhere in the world. For watching TV on your mobile, you need to obtain SlingPlayer software.
Sling Box have also released another device called SlingCatcher which gets all the data from your Slingbox, no wires and hookup cables will be required. The Slingbox Pro HD is a very powerful piece of electronics that remarkably does what it is meant to do. Lets summarize the capabilities of this powerful multimedia audio- video streaming device :
- No Monthly Fee
- Supports up to 10,000 compatible Standard-Definition / High Definition devices
- Mobile Software Makes your Home TV accessible on your Cell Phone
- Ability to Pause, Rewind, Forward etc
- Access Slingbox Pro HD via high speed Internet connection on your PC / Mac
The Slingbox Pro HD comes with :
- 1 Slingbox PRO-HD
- 1 Quick Start Guide
- 1 AC Adapter (100-120V, 50-60Hz)
- 1 Ethernet Cable
- 1 Coaxial Cable
- 1 Composite AV Cable
- 1 Component Video Cable
- 1 Remote Control IR Cable
- 1 S-Video Cable
- 1 Stereo Audio Cable
- SlingPlayer software for PC/Mac is a free download with the purchase of a Slingbox
You can easily buy the Slingbox Pro HD from Amazon (with FREE shipping) at a special 15% discount price which might jump back to normal at anytime.