Buffalo Japan LinkStation with built-in DLNA Server
Buffalo Japan unveiled on April 24th their network attached HDD LinkStation basic model “LS-CHL series (LS-CH500L, LS-CH1.TL, LS-CH1.5L)”. The “LinkStation” is designed not only to store or share data but also lets you to access data through the internet via PC or iPhone 3G. For example, you can store digital camera data on your “LinkStation” through UMPC. “LinkStation” has a built-in DLNA Server which can stream stored data to TV or Audio device that has DLNA capability.
The user also can connect TOSHIBA LCD Television “REGZA” to “LinkStation” to provide an easy recording of terrestrial digital broadcast and BS digital high vision. Furthermore, with the help of BitTorrent Client, LinkStation can download content by just registering an address of .torrent file without the requirement to keep your PC powered up. BitTorrent is free and open source file-sharing application. Additionally, you can transfer and store digital camera/video data by using the one touch direct copy function from your digital camera or camcorder via USB port directly. The suggested retail price for LS-CH500L is 16,800 yen/500GB, for LS-CH1.TL is 24,200 yen/1TB and for LS-CH1.5L is 29,600 yen/1.5TB. They will all go on sale from the end of April 2009.