Samsung has announced its new SE-208BW Smart Media Hub, a new product just released by the company that combines an external DVD writer plus it also offers wireless connectivity to provide wider end-user benefits. The Samsung SE-208BW Smart Media Hub can wirelessly stream and play CDs and DVDs on the user’s smartphone, tablet or PC. It also allows the wireless connectivity to a smartphone or tablet PC for easy backup functions for pictures, videos and contacts onto a CD or DVD without the need for a computer.
It also acts as a wireless access point (AP) and repeater functionality to amplify WiFi signals and offer a wider connectivity range across your home. It supports Dynamic DNS and can connect with USB external drive or USB flash drive to become a personal Cloud server. It is DNLA compatible plus it comes with AllShare, a feature that enables the user to view the contents of the drive through the TV menu to play and record media files onto CDs and DVDs.
The Samsung SE-208BW is expected to be launched in early 2012, it supports writes to DVD+/-R at 8X, DVD-RAM at 5X, DVD+/-R DL at 6X, DVD+RW at 8X and DVD-RW at 6x.