Netgear EVA700 Digital Media Receiver

NETGEAR Updated: 2008-09-27 RSS
Netgear EVA700 Digital Media Receiver

Move the digital experience from your computer to your TV
Now with the NETGEAR Digital Entertainer (EVA700), you can enjoy your digital videos, photos and music with the upgraded video and audio quality of your home entertainment system or TV. The NETGEAR Digital Entertainer makes it easy to seamlessly access thousands of digital media files from your computer for viewing and listening in the comfort of your family room.

Stream videos, music & photos
The EVA700 connects your TV or home entertainment system to your home computer network, streaming digital movies, videos, music, radio and photos from your PC. It can also access thousands of digital files stored in your NETGEAR Storage Central (SC101) device. You can play streaming media content, such as music and video from the Internet, by connecting to your home network and router. You can even play files saved on a USB storage device such as an iPOD™, USB thumb drive, USB disk, and some digital cameras with a USB interface by connecting to the front USB port of the Digital Entertainer.

Intel Viiv™ ready
The NETGEAR Digital Entertainer is Intel® Viiv verified, so you can take advantage of Intel's new platform for digital entertainment. The Digital Entertainer EVA700 supports seamless access to content, applications and services available on Intel Viiv technology-enabled PCs. It also supports access to content on Microsoft® Windows® Media Center PCs through Windows Media Connect, and other universal plug-and-play (UPnP AV) media servers, such as TwonkyVision. Use the wired ethernet port to connect the EVA700 directly to your wired home network, or add the optional Powerline HD Ethernet Adapter Kit (HDXB101) for high quality video and maximum streaming speeds across multiple rooms.

Easy on-screen selection
The NETGEAR Digital Entertainer enables easy, remote control access to digital media files on your home network, as well as from popular Internet sites without leaving your couch. When combined with NETGEAR's Powerline HD Ethernet Adapter (HDXB101 two-in-one kit and HDX101 standalone, both sold separately), you can use the Digital Entertainer EVA700 in any room of your home, regardless of where your computer is located. You'll enjoy excellent quality and stable, consistent video streaming.


Network Connections/Speeds
* Wired LAN: 10/100 Mbps Ethernet, RJ-45
* Wireless 11g: 1, 2, 5.5, 6, 11, 12, 24, 36, 48, 54 Mbps Dual 2 dBi antenna for better wireless reception
* Supports Intel® Hub Connect Technology for simple connection to a home network.

* Hardware-based Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) 40/64-bit & 128-bit encryption
* WPA-PSK (WPA-Personal) and WPA2-PSK (WPA2-Personal)

Standards Compliance
* 802.11g standard compliant (connects to 802.11b or 802.11g networks)
* Intel® NMPR 2.0

Digital Media File Formats
* MP3s up to 320 Kbps or variable bit rate (VBR)
* WMA8 and WMA9 files up to 192Kbps or variable bit rate(VBR)
* WMV up to 1080p (down-converted) Internet Radio (streaming MP3)
* Video Formats: MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, AVI, WMV, Xvid
* Audio Formats: MP3, WAV, WMA, M3U, AAC
* Photo Formats: JPEG, BMP, PNG, TIFF, GIF
* Playlist Formats: M3U, PLS

Physical Specifications
* Dimensions (HxWxD): 50.8 x 431.8 x 254 mm (2 x 17 x 10 in)
* Weight: 2.0 kg (4.4lbs)

Power Supply
* EVA700 can accept 100-240V, 50-60Hz, 0.4A maximum

* RCA connector for composite
* RCA connector for component (high definition up to 1080i)
* S-video port
* SCART connector for regions that require it
* Stereo RCA audio ports
* Digital coaxial S/PDIF audio port
* Ethernet port
* USB 2.0 port