Introduction If you don’t necessarily need Netflix and you want to save some money, ZIN-5005HD is a good alternative to for example (you can still stream Netflix via DLNA if you have PlayOn). I purchased a WD TV Live Plus for our bedroom and a Zinwell for the kitchen where we usually don’t linger long enough to watch full length movies, and our kitchen TV is not that large anyway. I purchased the Zinwell unit for about $69 during an Amazon Gold Box sale, at the time of writing this review, the price is still a very low $74 with free shipping and no taxes in most of the country. It plays media from your network shares, included USB ports or from a DLNA server. As a side note, there seem to be a “review war” on Amazon’s product page between Brite-View BV-5005HD “CinemaTube” and Zinwell ZIN-5005HD.
The products seem to be similar hardware wise, probably from the same contractor somewhere is Asia, and their method of differentiation is service and software customization. Most of the software is shared as well (GPL, so they have to make it public. You can download the Zinwell source code ). Of course, that means you’ll never see Netflix on either unit. Another product built on the same hardware/software platform is Viewsonic VMP70.
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Jul 02, 2010 Brite-View today revamped its core media hub in the form of a new model altogether, the CinemaGo BV-5005HD. It touts a friendlier design for expansion than.
The Viewsonic unit doesn’t offer torrent downloading though. Unpacking Zinwell ZIN-5005HD arrived in a small and flat box, not as appealing as the one WD TV Live Plus, but reasonable. Pal Pal Teri Yaad Sataye 3gp Video Download.
Unlike WD TV Live Plus, it comes with HDMI and network cables, which is a plus. It’s good to find out that not everybody cuts corners to save a buck. No component cable included though, but for me that’s fine, since I converted to HDMI, I have some huge component cables lying around the house. Real Video 8/9/10 (RM/RMVB) Subtitles – SRT, SMI, SUB, SSA, IDX+SUB Audio Codecs – MP3, MPEG Audio, Dolby Digital, DTS, WMA, PCM, LPCM, ADPCM, FLAC, WAV, AAC, RA, OGG, MKA Photo – HD JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, TIF, TIFF Playlist – Codec limitations: RMVB up to 720p, the rest up to 1080p Network: 10/100Mbs (is using chip set) 3.2 Ports Zinwell includes all the outputs you can imagine, composite, component, HDMI, optical S/PDIF. Inputs include dual USB ports and Ethernet. If you order the wireless-ready option, one of the USB slots will be occupied by the WiFi adapter.
As always, I recommend to use a wired network connection for HD streaming. Details and Screenshots 4.1 Settings. 4.2 Video I never use the wireless network for HD Video Streaming since it usually provides a bad experience. I did not experience any hiccups or stuttering (my house is wired for Gigabit Ethernet) but your experience might differ. However, at least it is good to know that the Zinwell box in itself doesn’t have any issues with playing everything I tried, provided you have enough bandwidth. 4.3 Audio The unit supports all the popular audio codecs (MP3, MPEG Audio, Dolby Digital, DTS, WMA, PCM, LPCM, ADPCM, FLAC, WAV, AAC, RA, OGG, MKA), so you’ll be covered. 4.4 Photo You would be hard-pressed to find photos this little box doesn’t play.