If it is true this model hasn't been officially announced yet but unofficially model WD TV Live Hub
1.has played every media I've thrown at it tonight, mkv, .ts, .ts (HD), avi, iso.
2a. media can be loaded to the unit over the network, you give the unit a network name (WDTVLiveHub) is the default. You can copy to it while it plays media.
2b. You can copy off of a network share to the internal HDD via the main interface, but then you can't do anything till it's done.
3. DLNA media server on/off
4. itunes server on/off
5. network share server on/off
7. customize remote settings for A-D, 0-9 on the remote
8. sync from USB storage
9. sync from network shared folder
10. firmware version 2.01.05
2. blockbuster on demand
component video output to 1080i/60Hz
HDMI output to 1080p/60Hz
audio output: stereo/digital pass-through/digital pass-through through optical only
allows selection of user interface themes, only ships with one (mochi)
can change user interface background images, can use your own.
can set your own images as the screen saver