Product information: PCMPBO25 Box Office Multimedia PlayerThe Patriot Box Office is a media player that frees your digital media library from the constraints of a PC and bridges digital media to your home entertainment system to bring your entire media library to the comfort of your living room. With support for the most popular media formats (H.264, ISO, VOB, DivX, xVid, MKV, MOV, MPEG and more) you can remove the limits of your media collection. Box Office offers a variety of ways to connect to your media library: 3 USB ports, internal 2.5" hard drive (not included), UPnP streaming, 10/100 Ethernet connection and optional WiFi USB adapter.
Legit Reviews 'The Patriot Box Office has the ability to play virtually every multimedia file known, stream HD, and support an internal 2.5" hard drive. Combine these features and its low price, we recommend this media player over all others.'
Test Freaks 'The Patriot Box Office is basically the perfect media player, it's small and quiet and it plays pretty much everything out there. It has both HDMI and composite connections on it so you're covered for SD and HD TVs, and the picture quality is outstanding'
Maximum PC: 7/10
TechSpot 'Where the Box Office stands up strong is in its ability to play virtually any media codec you are likely to come across, and do it well. Patriot's digital media player blows most budget players out of the water. We were amazed by the clarity of its 1080p playback. In the end that's what it's all about, being able to play all forms of media with good quality results and at this price.'
- Works with any USB storage devices - Play content from most USB drives or any portable device that can be recognized as a mass storage device.
- Expandable internal storage - Use the internal 2.5" SATA drive slot with any SSD/HDD to increase the storage capacity for your expanding media library. Full HD video playback and navigation - Up to 1080p - Experience the highest quality HD video possible and crystal clear audio with Dolby® and DTS® surround sound. Use the included remote control to navigate and control your media collection with ease.
- Network Streaming - Stream media files through your wired or wireless (optional wifi adapter required) home network from desktop PCs.
- File transfer - Copy or transfer files between connected USBs, the internal hard drive (not included), network PCs or other network attached storage (NAS) devices. PC less download management - Download files via P2P sharing for easy access to media from the web. Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) - Support for UPnP streaming on UPnP cabable devices such as Sony Playstation® and Microsoft Xbox® Picture viewing.
- Create custom slide shows and add your own background music to create a truly unique experience. Zoom and pan on each image to view hard to see details. Movie preview and playback
- Quickly preview video files prior to playback. Once selected, control movies at your own pace... Fast forward, rewind, pause, zoom, and pan. Supports subtitles.
- Listen to your entire music library with fast forward, rewind, pause, and repeat options.
HDMI and composite video connections - The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) port lets you connect to the highest quality HDTV or home theater. Additional composite (RCA) outputs ensure compatibility with virtually all television sets.