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Digital home entertainment never came in such a sleek package. Introduce the all new XIOS DS Media Play, one of the world's SMALLEST embedded 

entertainment companion designed for your digital life style!


The marriage between digital home entertainment and the powerful Android platform, the XIOS DS Media Play is the perfect solution to bridge your home entertainment, wide range of internet contents and thousands of mobile applications at the comfort of your couch.

 

THE ULTRA SLIM form factor measures at only 0.6" thickness is built based on a powerful ARM Cortex A9 processor, which provides unprecedented level of performance and power efficiency. Equipped with a high-performance OpenGL Mali-400 3D graphic processor, the XIOS DS Media Play provides crystal clear image and 3D gaming experience.

 

Powered by Android

  • Powered by Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), XIOS DS Media Play supports a rich user interface with variety of widgets, animated background and shortcuts to your favorite apps.
  • Enjoy the ability to stream all your favorite video and audio content and a massive collection of applications and premium online content.
  • Empower your TV with the latest HTML 5 web browser, Adobe Flash 10.x, Chrome V8 and Java.
  • Built in Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, high speed USB ports and MicroSDHC card reader to expand up to 32GB of storage.
  • Supports a wide range of peripherals including Pivos Sense wireless motion remote, wire/wireless keyboard, mouse, webcam, card readers, digital cameras, and many more.

 

The APPs!

Backed by a MASSIVE Apps Market at your disposal, you can start install your favorite apps via online (Memory Card Required) or local storage. Use the pre-installed third party app market or download and install compatible APK. You can bring all the latest games, social, and web apps to your TV!

Supported Video Codecs

  • MPEG 1/ 2/ 4, H.264, VC-1, WMV, M2TS, TS, RMVB, AVI, MKV, MOV, TS, MPEG, FLV, DivX, Xvid.

Supported File Types

  • AVI/ MKV/ TS/ TP/ TRP/ M2TS/ MPG/ MP4/ MOV/ M4V/ VOB/ IFO/ DAT/ WMV/ ASF/ RM/ RMVB/ FLV/ XVID/ DIVX 3,4,5 for up to 1080p resolution.
  • MP3/ OGG/ WMA/ WAV/ AAC/ FLAC
  • HD JPEG/ BMP/ GIF/ TIF/ PNG

Supported Audio Codecs

  • MP2/ 3, OGG Vorbis, WMA, WAV, WMA PRO, PCM LPCM, MS-ADPCM, LC-AAC, HE-AAC, COOK, RA-Lossless, RM/ RMVB 8/ 9/ 10./li>

 Supported Connections

  • 1 x HDMI A/V out
  • 1 x 10/100 Ethernet
  • 1 x 802.11 b/g/n built in wireless
  • 3 x USB 2.0 ports
  • 1 x MicroSD/SDHC Memory Slot (upto 32GB)

Supported Audio Output

  • MP2/ 3, OGG Vorbis, WMA, WAV, WMA PRO, PCM LPCM, MS-ADPCM, LC-AAC, HE-AAC, COOK, RA-Lossless, RM/ RMVB 8/ 9/ 10.

 Supported Languges

  • Arabic, Bulgarian, Catalan, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Hebrew, Hindi, Croatian, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Lithuanian, Latvian, Norwegian-Bokmol, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Serbian, Swedish, Thai, Tagalog, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Simplified & Traditional Chinese

Supported Subtitle Types

  • SRT, SMI, SSA, ASS, IDX/SUB, SUZ

Requirements

  • REQUIRED: High Definition Display device with HDMI input (up to 1080p resolution for best results).
  • * Recommended: Wired or Wireless network connection is required for network or internet content. Audio amplifier is required for digital surround sound.

Contents

  • XIOS DS Media PLay
  • Remote Control
  • HDMI A/V out
  • A/C Power Adapter

 

Apps by Google


Backed by a MASSIVE Apps Market at your disposal, you can start install your favorite apps via online (Memory Card Required) or local storage. Use the pre-installed third party app market or download and install compatible APK. You can bring all the latest games, social, and web apps to your TV!. 

XBMC

 XBMC is a free and open source media player application developed by the XBMC Foundation, a non-profit technology consortium. XBMC is available for multiple operating-systems and hardware platforms, featuring a 10-foot user interface for use with televisions and remote controls. It allows users to play and view most videos, music, podcasts, and other digital media files from local and network storage media and the internet.


XBMC uses directly to the the hardware decoding of XIOS-DS Media Play! unlike other Android set-top boxes, ensuring smooth playback of HD movies.
The porting of XBMC for Android was created at the

It is a popular alternative to Windows Media Center for HTPC (Home Theater PC) use. One of XBMC's main features is its customizability. A variety of skins can change its appearance and various add-ons allow users to access online content on services such as YouTube, Spotify, Grooveshark and Pandora Radio.

XBMC was originally created as a media center application for the original Xbox game console but is today officially available as a native application for Android, Linux, BSD, Mac OS X, iOS, and Microsoft Windows operating systems.

The software is operated by a mouse (computer) keyboard, joypad, remote web interface, or through a Wiimote, WLAN-/Bluetooth-Handy. The surface is completely changeable.

 

Pre-Installed Apps

Adobe Reader, Adobe Flash Player, Adobe Air, AppBrain , Aptoide, Astro, AndroZip, App Control, App Installer, BubbleUPnP, Browser, Cache Cleaner+, Crackle, Calculator, Calendar, Clock, Downloads, Dolphin HD, DroidVPN, Email, File Browser, Facebook, File Expert, File Manager, Gallery, Global News, Go SMS Pro, IMDB, MoboPlayer, mVideoPlaye, MX Video Player, Messenger, mundu IM, mundu Radio, Music, Network, Opera Mobile, Global News, Go SMS Pro, IMDB, MoboPlayer, mVideoPlaye, MX Video Player, Messenger, mundu IM, mundu Radio, Music, Network, Opera Mobile, Radio, RockPlayer, SlideME Market, SSHDroid, Terminal Emulator, Titanium Backup, Titanium Restore, Ustream, Video Player, Youtube.

 


Pivos Xios DS ( UK version ) will be available at the start of December 2012.

There has been a few improvements from the original Pivos Xios DS including new M3 Cortex A9 processors and 1GB RAM. The firmware also reflects this improvements with its new release adding to its stability and performance.


Powered by Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), XIOS-DS Media Play! supports a rich user interface with variety of widgets, animated background and shortcuts to your favorite apps.
Enjoy the ability to stream all your favorite video and audio content and a massive collection of applications and premium online content.
Empower your TV with the latest HTML 5 web browser, Adobe Flash 10.x, Chrome V8 and Java.
Built in Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, high speed USB ports and MicroSDHC card reader to expand up to 32GB of storage.
Supports a wide range of peripherals including Pivos Sense wireless motion remote, wire/wireless keyboard, mouse, webcam, card readers, digital cameras, and many more.

XBMC for Android was created at the XIOS-DS Media Play! A current XBMC installation file for Android (apk) can be downloaded from our site.

Review from Empire Magazine

http://www.empireonline.com/features/christmas-gift-guide-2012/technology/5.asp