Whatever your tastes and budget, they’re a media server to whet your appetite.
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VidaBox LUXv2
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Apple TV

Some basic servers don’t actually store anything. You have to supply your own storage (like a BYOB restaurant, they just pour it in the glass and serve it to you). D-Link’s DPG-1200 PC-on-TV media player is one example. Is uses your Wi-Fi network to access the music on your PC and play it on your audio/video system. The two drawbacks on system like this is that they require your PC to be on, and the onscreen interface on your TV looks like your PC desktop, so it’s not very entertainment friendly. An exception to that is AppleTV. Like the D-Link, your computer needs to be turned on in order to access your stored music, but the onscreen interface show’s Apple’s elegant design sense.

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