Imerge Debuts High Definition Mini Client for Small Spaces
Imerge's latest product is designed for installations where space is at a premium.
May 03, 2012 by Rachel Cericola

It’s been a while since we’ve heard from Imerge. However, the UK-based company has been busy cranking out products, and the latest looks like one that almost anyone could squeeze into the home—literally.

The new High Definition Mini Client is compact, making it a nice option for installations where space is at a premium.

Designed to work with Imerge’s MS1-3D media servers, this compact unit can offer local playback of DVDs and Blu-rays, including HD audio. And yes, it’s pretty compact—a little smaller than two DVD cases.

That small appearance and the included VESA 75/100 mounts make this device easy to place behind a TV screen or anywhere else that won’t disrupt the room’s decor.

Each Mini Client connects to the main MS1-3D server via Ethernet. That MS1-3D server can be placed out of sight, with the Mini Client going in each area you want the entertainment to be.

Imerge says that the MS1-3D server can store and play DVDs and both 2D and 3D Blu-rays. If you want the 3D to reach other areas of the home, more MS1-3D clients need to be added into the mix. The MS1-3D includes a companion XiVaSafe high-reliability redundant disk storage array, RAID-6 technology, and access to the XIVA on-line music store. The company also has an iPhone controller app available.

Follow Electronic House on Facebook and Twitter.

Rachel Cericola - Contributing Writer
Over the past 15 years, Rachel Cericola has covered entertainment, web and technology trends. Check her out at

FREE Charter Platinum Membership
Claim your FREE Charter Platinum Membership to EH Network and receive 6 FREE issues of EH Magazine.*
First Name
Last Name
Email Address

We understand your email address is private. By granting you access to the EH Network, you agree to receive email communications from us, including our newsletters. You can manage your subscription at any time in the future.
* The new EH Network launches and your free subscription begins December 2014.


Commenting is not available in this weblog entry.