To play back on your TV streamed movies, music and photos from your iPhone or iPad, Apple-developed unique technology AirPlay, working on set-top box Apple TV. This gadget is worth $ 99 looks like a neat little box that connects to the TV via HDMI. My favorite toy of Steve Jobs allows all AirPlay-capabilities of mobile devices Apple.
This week, the Chinese company Xiaomi Technology announced the development of its own version of the "apple" video game, which was called Xiaomi Box. New performs almost all the functions of Apple TV. Similar in appearance to the product Apple mini-box allows you to play content from a mobile device protocols AirPlay, DLNA and Miracast and costs just $ 64. In other words, it can be used not only with the iPhone, iPod touch or iPad, but with smartphones and tablets based on Android.
Xiaomi Box hidden inside Cortex-A9 processor with a frequency of 800 MHz and 1 GB of RAM. The operating system chose Android OS, the available interfaces - HDMI, Ethernet, and Micro-USB. It also supports wireless Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n and playback 1080p. The advantages of the new gadget may also include compatibility with multiple video formats, including H.264, VC-1, WMV-HD, MPEG 1/2/4 (up to 1080p at 30 fps) and Real7/8/9 (up to 720p at 30 fps) and Xiaomi Box will be available in December of this year at a price about $64.