|The Slingbox™ PRO ensures that you can watch all of your favorite home theater entertainment anywhere you go, with the ability to watch and control up to three standard definition and one high definitionvideo devices. Using an Internet connected computer or compatible mobile phone*, you can watch and control your home TV, DVR, basic cable, digital cable box, or satellite receiver anywhere around your home or around the globe. With a Slingbox PRO you will never be separated from your favorite TV shows, sports
broadcasts, breaking news stories, digital video
recordings, or video on demand.
|WATCH YOUR DIGITAL CABLE OR SATELLITE TV
here, there, everywhere.
The Slingbox AV is the perfect companion for your DVR, digital cable, or satellite receiver. With the ability to watch and control your favorite TV source, the Slingbox AV ensures that you can enjoy your TV entertainment anywhere you go. Using an Internet connected computer or compatible mobile phone*, you can watch and control your home TV, DVR, digital cable box, or satellite receiver anywhere around your home or around the globe. With a Slingbox AV you will never be separated from your favorite TV shows, sports broadcasts, breaking news stories, digital video recordings, or video on demand.
SlingPlayer is the interface that appears on the screen of your computer or mobile device. This pioneering software allows you to watch and control your TV with wide-ranging functionality and ease. Click here to find out more.
SlingStream is the innovative streaming technology that ensures you receive the clearest picture possible at any given location.
SlingPlayer for Windows Vista
Sling Media is happy to announce that its current SlingPlayer PC software (a free download that can be found at
http://us.slingmedia.com/page/slingplayer.html is compatible with Microsoft’s just-released Windows Vista operating system. New and existing Slingbox customers (TUNER, AV, PRO and Classic) who own a Windows Vista PC (Desktop or Laptop) will be able to enjoy all the same benefits the SlingPlayer software has to offer on Windows 2000 and Windows XP-based systems. Sling Media has been working with Microsoft closely to ensure compatibility well in advance of the release of the Windows Vista OS.
Sling Media has also been working with Microsoft to deliver an optimized version of the SlingPlayer PC software that takes advantage of specific new features that can only be found on the Windows Vista OS. Specifically SlingPlayer for Windows Vista, which will be available as a free download for Slingbox customers from the same web URL above, features enhanced video rendering via Aero Glass and the ability to stream from multiple Slingboxes to one Vista-enabled PC using multiple gadgets in the sidebar.
Sling Media Delivers Your Home Television to Palm OS based devices.
SlingPlayer™ Mobile for Palm OS delivers the complete home TV experience to Slingbox owners who have a Palm OS based 700p Treo Smartphone. A trial version of SlingPlayer Mobile for Palm OS is available for U.S. and Canadian customers as a free download from Sling Media’s software download pages,
http://ca.slingmedia.com/page/downloads.html as part of the public beta program.
SlingPlayer Mobile is a software client that gives Slingbox customers the ability to watch and control their home TV from a variety of smartphones and handheld computers using either a 3G cellular or WiFi network connection. Unlike other services currently available for other mobile devices, SlingPlayer Mobile gives consumers their entire home TV experience. Anything that they can watch on their sofas back home, they can now watch via a compatible smartphone or handheld computer. In addition, SlingPlayer Mobile customers can control a home digital video recorder (DVR), such as a TiVo®, to record shows, watch shows that have been previously recorded, and even pause and rewind live TV. All versions of SlingPlayer Mobile software are priced at $29.99 USD and $34.99 CAD. Support for other Palm OS-based devices will be included in future software releases.
Complete TV Experience
Unlike other services currently available for mobile phones and handheld computers, SlingPlayer Mobile for Palm OS gives consumers their entire home TV experience. Anything that you can watch on your sofa back home, you can now watch via your Treo 700p. In addition, SlingPlayer Mobile customers can fully control a home DVR to record shows, watch shows that have been previously recorded, and even pause and replay live TV.
The mobile TV experience for Palm OS is powered by the award-winning Slingbox™, the Emmy award-winning consumer electronics product that enables consumers to watch their living room TV programming from wherever they are by turning virtually any Internet-connected laptop or desktop computer (PC and Mac) and a wide variety of Windows Mobile and now Palm OS-based handhelds and smartphones into personal TVs. The Slingbox redirects, or “placeshifts,” a single live TV stream from a cable box, satellite receiver or DVR to the viewer’s alternate “display”—located anywhere in the home or anywhere in the world, via the Internet.