Western Digital WD TV Live Hub

  • Western Digital WD TV Live Hub
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Based on 42 scores, 67 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    19
  • Good:
    17
  • Average:
    6
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    0

The Western Digital WD TV Live Hub can pump content to any DLNA/UPnP-compatible TV or multimedia device. I/O includes HDMI 1.4, composite/component video, optical audio, two USB 2.0 ports, and gigabit Ethernet.

Expert reviews and ratings

By APC Magazine on 90

Although it shares a name with the WD TV Live, the Live Hub takes things to a whole different level. This really is a consumer media player done right. It's easy to use in spite of its broad feature set, it has a beautiful interface, library...

By Macworld UK on 100

Bringing your digital life to the big screen is how Western Digital describes its WD TV Live Hub, and we’d be hard pushed to disagree. The drive is well specified with HDMI, composite and component video out. It has two USB ports, one on the front...

By Macworld UK on 80

The WD TV Live Hub is one of the few media players that can rival the Apple TV for ease of use. It has a 1TB hard drive built into it for storing your music, photos and video files and automatically showed up as a network drive on our office iMac, so...

By ThinkComputers on 90

From all of the media players I have seen in the past year the Western Digital TV Live Hub is one of the best. The first thing that stands out is the user interface. Every other media player we have looked at has some crap basic interface. They are...

By itreviews.com on 80

A good value, compact media hub, whose small size belies its...

By TechwareLabs on -

In the beginning Western Digital gave us the WD TV which was a great little media player but required the user to bring their own media and also didn’t support any sort of networking. Western Digital did release several other versions with variety...

By Photography Bay on -

The WD TV Live Hub was my first exposure to a network set top box for my living room – and it has left an overall positive impression on me. Of course, the Live Hub does a lot of other things with media streaming and online services, but there are...

By Tech2 on 65

Priced at Rs. 11,990, it does come across a pretty expensive media player to own. The Xtreamer range of devices are priced at roughly this price range but they have a few more features in place. An inbuilt 1 TB drive is a nice thing to have. The web...

By Whathifi.com on 80

Getting a streamer that plays your computer media on your TV is great, but leaving your computer on so the content is always accessible is far less palatable.Adding network storage is a great way to go, but buying a NAS and streamer at the same time...

By TechSmart.co.za on -

The WD TV Live Hub is an excellent solution if you want to centralise the tons of media content available today. It supports a massive amount of file types, meaning playback is almost always assured. As with any TV box though, video quality itself...

By PC Advisor on 70

Overall, the WD TV Live Hub shapes up as a versatile and (with the exception of the problem of accessing network shares) user-friendly media streamer and storage device, both for streaming media to a connected HDTV and serving it throughout the home....

By PCWorld India on 83

The WD TV Live Hub media streamer is a good unit overall, and very versatile. You can stream content to it from your computers, or you can store content on its internal hard drive and stream that to other devices. It works on both old TVs and new...

By APC Magazine on 70

Let's be brutally honest here. This product is targeted at PC users who have massive libraries of digital video and audio stored on their computers. It's highly likely that the majority of this content is not legally procured. It's not the...

By hardwarezone.com.sg on 85

The design of the WD TV Live Hub, though typical of such media devices, is relatively slim and its black design will fit in well with most of your home A/V equipment. If we were to take a look at its functions; the Live Hub is a capable media player...

By CIOL on -

Updated on: Wednesday, February 16, 2011 01:41 IST Email Print Comments RSS Western Digital TV series is the best in the hard-drive based media players available in India today. The WD TV was a top notch product and the WD TV Live a...

By CIOL on -

Updated on: Tuesday, February 15, 2011 18:58 IST Email Print Comments RSS Western Digital TV series is the best in the hard-drive based media players available in India today. The WD-TV was a top notch product and the WD TV Live a better...

By ImpulseGamer on 90

Combining the best of both worlds, Western Digital combines a network media player and a media server into one handy little box. With a TB of hard drive space, the WD TV Live Hub boasts some unparalleled quality that includes FULL HD, ensuring that...

By ConsumerSearch on -

Reviews say that the Western Digital WD TV Live Hub is a competent performer when it comes to playing back streaming video and other media from the Internet. However, where it really shines is as a media server, acting as a central repository for your...

By PC Authority on 83

A solid media streamer that ticks a lot of the right boxes.The WD TV Live Hub boasts a wide array of supported file formats, most notably FLAC and MKV....

By Bright Side of News on -

Many people are constantly searching for the right companion to go along with their nice HDTV.For many people, that companion is usually a gaming console or some sort of media player. And on the rare occasion, that device is a home theater PC.As...