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The Sansa Take TV is a hybrid USB/video player that can connect directly to your TV.

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Pros

Makes it easy to play video from your computer to TV without any streaming

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Cheap

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Simple, straight-forward playback interface

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Works with both Fanfare website and files store on your computer

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Decent video quality somewhere just below DVD-quality

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Cons

Does not support many file formats

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No support for music or photos

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Doesn't support high-definition

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Fanfare has been discontinued

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Limited premium content available from Fanfare service

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Fanfare downloads can only be stored on the TakeTV, and not your PC

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The Sansa Take TV is a hybrid USB/video player that can connect directly to your TV, allowing you to watch video files straight from the player. Take TV has a USB interface that can connect to your PC for easy file transfer. The docking cradle has the necessary TV cables (either S-video or composite) which can be plugged into any standard televsion. You can think of it as a USB device that is able to play video through a TV. Take TV is available in a 4GB model ($99) or a 8GB model ($149)

Features
  • Supported video formats: MPEG4, DivX, Xvid
  • Resolution: 720x576
  • Maximum 7Mbps bit rate
  • Works with USB 1.1 or USB 2.0
  • Compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Mac and Linux
  • Includes wireless remote
Post Review
Amanie
02/15/2008 04:42

This is a great idea. A really straightforward way to play videos from your PC on your TV.

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