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Western Digital TV Live

Western Digital TV Live
alaScore 87

319 reviews

Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 319 reviews of Western Digital TV Live. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Media Centers for all reviews. Comments about the size and reliability are on the whole positive. The design and price also get good reviews.

usability, price, design, reliability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Media Centers the Western Digital TV Live is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Western Digital TV Live

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of Western Digital TV Live from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Media Centers on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the design. The price also gets good opinions. There are some mixed opinions about the reliability.

usability, price, design

86% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: Roger (rakuten.com)

Roger

 

Works great and was great price. Fast shipping, thanks

Consumer review by: Fred Garvin (rakuten.com)

Fred Garvin

 

While much better than the built-in media players in Blu-Ray units, it's not perfect by any means. There is no dedicated Netflix button on the remote, which wouldn't be an issue if I could assign one of its colored buttons to open Netflix. On the...

Consumer review by: Thien Nguyen (rakuten.com)

Thien Nguyen

 

Western Digital Refurbished in good condition. I wonder how long would it last. I had a previous version of WD Media Player, it lasted only one year.

Consumer review by: Watched movies a lot (rakuten.com)

Watched movies a lot

 

Set up unit. Automatically updating latest system. Started working afterward. No problem.

Consumer review by: (rakuten.com)

Factory Recertified Western Digital TV Live Streaming Media Player with Built-in Wi-Fi and Intuitive Interface

 

everything went as stated in the dates, not worse, not best, that is good planning

Consumer review by: Manny (rakuten.com)

Manny

 

Very good.

Consumer review by: (rakuten.com)

Factory Recertified Western Digital TV Live Streaming Media Player with Built-in Wi-Fi and Intuitive Interface

 

The WD Live player works very well in making your tv a smart tv.

Consumer review by: Dave (rakuten.com)

Dave

 

If you read the description of the capabilities of this little box, you know it promises a lot. And it really does deliver--with one drawback: Getting from menu to menu, and option to option, takes more time than most people are used to these days. But...

Consumer review by: (rakuten.com)

Factory Recertified Western Digital TV Live Streaming Media Player with Built-in Wi-Fi and Intuitive Interface

 

So far so good.

Consumer review by: Robin (reevoo.com)

WD TV - Digital AV player

 

Very easy to connect to the TV. Excellent menu and access to all features.

So far I have not found anuthing that gives cause for concern.

Jul, 2011

Product Specifications

Design

Color of product:Grey

Display

Built-in display: No

Ergonomics

On Screen Display (OSD) languages:ARA, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FRE, HEB, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUS, SWE, TUR

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC, AIFF, FLAC, LPCM, MP3, OGG, PCM, WAV, WMA
Image formats supported:GIF, JPG, PNG, TIF
Subtitle formats supported:ASS, SMI, SRT, SSA, SUB
Video compression format:AVCHD, AVI, FLV, H.264, MKV, MOV, MPEG, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, VOB
Video formats supported:AVCHD,AVI,FLV,H.264,MKV,MOV,MPEG,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,VOB

Networking

Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Other Features

Connectivity Technology:Wired & Wireless
Type:Desktop
Wireless technologies:Wired & Wireless

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:Component, Composite
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite video out:1
Digital audio optical out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Radio

Supported bands: No
Supported radio bands:Not supported

Still Image

Slide show: Yes

Storage

Built-in storage media: No
Card reader integrated: No
Storage media type: No

Video

Analog signal format system:PAL
Full HD: Yes
HD-Ready: Yes
Maximum video resolution:1920 x 1080

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:3.94
Height:1.57
Weight:10.7
Width:4.96