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DCCV44.2223 June 4, 2010 01:01 PM

Media Players
 
Not exactly HTPC but hopefully someone can give me a pointer on this.

I've been playing with a WD TV Live, works great for what I needed except that I'm only allowed to place it in a cupboard where it's out of sight.

Anyone knows of a media player like the WD TV Live that has a wireless remote and doesn't need line of sight?

Thanks.

BT! June 4, 2010 01:08 PM

i doubt you'll find one with a uhf remote so you'll need line of site or maybe a remote extender.
Wireless Infrared IR Remote Extender - Up to 115 ft - StarTech.com
i havnt bought one from or recommend that store, just putting up a link so you have an idea what i was talking about. i think you can find them at the source or futureshop.

BT! June 4, 2010 01:12 PM

found them at ncix :)
NCIX.com - Canada's Premier Computer Store - Great Technology, Service and Selection.

DCCV44.2223 June 7, 2010 01:50 PM

Thanks, looks like they'll work. I've used StarTech HDD caddies and racks and they are OK, will give the extender a try.


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