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Verbatim Mediastation Pro

Verbatim Mediastation Pro
alaScore 82

12 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of Verbatim Mediastation Pro. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People really like the price and design. The size and usability are also mentioned favorably. There are some critical opinions about the reliability.

usability, size, design, price

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Verbatim Mediastation Pro is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : InsideHW (insidehw.com)

Expert Review

 
Nov, 2010

Expert review by : Tech Staff (techradar.com)

Verbatim MediaStation Pro review

 

Stream files around your house with ease

Easy to use ; Plenty of storage ; Works well ; Flexible device

A great value and user friendly streamer

Nov, 2008

Expert review by : Siddharth Bhatia (tech.firstpost.com)

Verbatim MediaStation Pro

 

Mediastations, PVRs, wireless media and files from the internet need to be stored securely until we need it again. Verbatim specializes in storage media all the way from the blank CD to the product we have with us here - a 500 GB media station which...

At Rs. 15,000, this player comes with a few flaws and equal advantages. It plays files well, that's what it's meant to do, though it has these little irritating issues like slow copying, which if you can live with, opt for it.

Dec, 2008

Expert review by : Darien Graham-Smith (expertreviews.co.uk)

Verbatim MediaStation Pro

 

The Verbatim MediaStation Pro is an external hard disk with a difference. Not only is its 500GB capacity enough to store hundreds of hours of music and video, it'll also hook up to your TV and play your media files without any need for a PC. It'll also...

A big disk with lots of tricks. It'll play more or less anything you throw at it, but it's hardly a joy.

Dec, 2008

Expert review by : MyCE (myce.com)

Verbatim MediaStation Pro 500GB Review (4)

 

Very compact at roughly the size of an external 3.5” desktop hard disk., Bundled with a wide variety of cables, including a HDMI cable., Media browser and menus are simple to navigate and switch between media file types., Menus load up quickly and most...

Player not that stable, especially with navigation during playback., No support for H.264/AVC video or FLAC audio files., Remote control buttons cluttered, difficult to use in low light., Limited support for samba (Windows) network folders., No support...

Let us summarise the most important positive and negative points below: The player comes with everything most users need to get started including HDMI, coaxial audio, component and AV cables.  With its size about that of an external 3.5” hard disk, it...

Jan, 2013

Expert review by (itreviews.co.uk)

Verbatim - Mediastation Pro

 

Verbatim is the latest company to follow in the footsteps of rivals like D-Link and NetGear by entering the streaming media market. Its MediaStation Pro offers wireless streaming, a range of format support and the option ...

The Mediastation Pro performs well enough and is fairly easy to use, but this is mostly because it's quite basic and doesn't offer a lot of bells and whistles. As a local and networkable storage device aimed at beginners with a large collection of...

Nov, 2008

Expert review by (channelpro.co.uk)

Verbatim MediaStation Pro

 

Darien Graham-Smith hooks Verbatim's latest do-it-all multimedia hard drive up to his AV system.

Sep, 2008

Product Specifications

Design

Color of product:Black

Disk Drive

Hard Drive Capacity:500 / 640
Hard Drive Size:3.5

Energy Management

External power adapter: Yes

Hard Drive

Hard Drive Capacity:500 / 640
Hard Drive Size:3.5

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):10 - 50
Operating relative humidity range:10 - 50
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 60
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 60

Other Features

Compatible operating systems:Windows 2000, XP, Vista\nMac OS 9.0 +\nLinux 2.4 + / Windows 2000/XP/Vista\nMac OS 9.0 +\nLinux 2.4 +
Compliance industry standards:IEEE 892.11g
Contents:Stand, AC-Adaptor, Remote control
Dimensions (WxDxH):1.89 x 8.27 x 5.91
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
I/O ports:1x HDMI\n1x Component Video\n1x S Video\n1x Composite Video\n1x Stereo Audio\n1x Digital Audio Optical\n1x Digital Audio Coaxial
Internal: No
Mac compatibility: Yes
Power Requirements:12 V/3 A / 12V / 3A
Quick start guide: Yes
Supported data transfer rates:10/100 Mbps
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1 / 2
USB cable:USB
USB required: Yes

Performance

Wi-Fi: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Ethernet LAN:Y
Wi-Fi:Y

Power

External power adapter:Y

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:8.27
Height:5.91
Weight:2.54
Width:1.89