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Implement TV-tuner, multimedia player, and NAS for advanced innovation
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11/07/2012 - Create your own TV, media player and recording device all through your Thecus® NAS. Combining technology currently available to the market not only will allow the ability to access new capabilities but will ultimately allow the ability to capture live TV shows on your Thecus® NAS.

Local display for multimedia

Multimedia playback is something that many people look into when it comes to NAS storage, whether it's music, photos or HD movies. Local display module allows for the user to play media from NAS to TV via HDMI output. With the flexibility of local display, your Thecus® NAS transforms your living room into a true a multimedia powerhouse!  

Attach TV tuner to NAS for instant entertainment   

Thecus® NAS has proven to be a multimedia powerhouse with its ability to display HD movies in clear and crisp quality. Simply insert desired TV tuner to your Thecus NAS, navigate to the local display then to media player/XBMC. From there, users can select “live TV” and browse through provided channels pertaining to region. In addition, users are able to navigate via mobile devices.

Note: TV channels available are determined by your local region. 

Record your favorite moments

Being able to watch TV via NAS is groundbreaking within the NAS industry. However, Thecus® steps it up a notch, by allowing the ability to record live TV. Some key features of recording video to NAS compared to a VHS or DVD is that a NAS has the ability to store up to many terabytes of storage capacity, opposed to DVD's or VHS which are limited. Never stress about storage space again. 

TVB-Tuner Compatibility List

In conclusion

Attaching a TV tuner to your Thecus® NAS opens new opportunities to view live TV, better yet, being able to record and sharing it with family friends is a truly an innovation. Thecus® presents the ability to play HD movies, watch live TV and record. Managing multimedia has become so convenient that which a few clicks, users can be entertained with live TV and record at the same time. Local display allows for a simple set up, no more clusters of IT technology scattered around your home theater. Just turn your Thecus® NAS, sit back and relax.

About Thecus®
Established in 2004, Thecus Technology Corp provides market leading network attached storage and network video recorder solutions, committed to revolutionize how everyone from home user to enterprise level business centrally stores, manages and accesses their digital data both onsite and cloud-based. Thecus strives to deliver continuous innovation through cutting edge technology and design to provide data storage with the most customer-friendly platform, rapid performance and robust security. In May 2016, Thecus was formally acquired by Ennoconn Corporation and thus became part of the Foxconn IPC Technology group. Partnered together this diverse group of companies work in tandem to provide a total IoT (Internet of Things) solution. Now with an unparalleled portfolio to work with, Thecus is collaborating to bring unprecedented change to the network storage industry.