iGUGU InterneTV Drives Consumer Demand for Ultra-Fast Internet Connectivity in the HomeTuesday, November 9th, 2010
Ability to Stream High-Definition Video Content from the Internet to Large Screen Televisions Will Validate the Need for Next-Generation Connectivity Technologies Like 4G
LAS VEGAS — iGUGU®, a global manufacturer of innovative entertainment technology products for consumers and business, will showcase the innovative iGUGU InterneTV system at the TelcoTV Conference & Expo 2010 (Booth 354) Nov. 9-11, 2010, at the Venetian Resort in Las Vegas. By giving consumers the ability to easily and intuitively access and view computer- and Internet-based video content on a television, InterneTV drives consumer demand for ultra-fast Internet connectivity from service providers.
iGUGU InterneTV is an affordable high-performance intelligent video streaming solution that delivers Internet- and computer-based content to the television using a compact handheld remote control that incorporates a full QWERTY keyboard and mouse functionality. The intuitive wireless remote control, coupled with an easy-to-use computer-based software client, enables consumers to easily search for and view Internet-based content on the television.
Together with an ultra-broadband connection, iGUGU InterneTV presents the ultimate home entertainment experience by bringing the world of multimedia content to the television, viewable in high-definition and surround sound, while eliminating jitter, pixilation and freezing issues commonly found with streaming video using slower connection speeds.
“iGUGU InterneTV is of particular interest to service providers because of the demand that our product will generate for the ultra-high speed Internet connectivity required to deliver rich, high-definition video content on large format television displays,” stated Isaac Calderon, president of iGUGU. “Unlike other solutions that deliver Internet content to televisions, iGUGU InterneTV doesn’t limit users to viewing content from pay-per-view or subscription services. Our solution enables consumers to easily search for and stream content from both paid and free sources making InterneTV the most cost-effective and content-rich solution on the market.”
About iGUGU InterneTV
iGUGU InterneTV turns the PC into a powerful entertainment center by enabling users to access and play stored video content from the PC or streaming content from the Internet on a television or home entertainment center. The iGUGU InterneTV system consists of an innovative, compact handheld wireless remote control, wireless or cable-based options to connect the PC to the television, and an easy-to-use, powerful, intuitive graphical user interface that gives users the ability to search, catalog and play content stored on the PC hard drive and streamed from the Internet through portals including YouTube, Google or the iGUGU amateur video portal. Users can even stream live television content where available in the world. In essence, iGUGU InterneTV is the DVR for digital content.
The PCTV interface manages all content between the computer and the television. Connecting the PC to the television is made easy through three connectivity options which include both wired and wireless solutions to deliver video at up to 30 frames per second. iGUGU’s Molecular Wireless provides wireless connectivity between the television and a Wi-Fi enabled PC at a distance of up to 400 feet utilizing an 802.11g-compliant box that provides both VGA and HDMI video outputs and stereo audio output connections. iGUGU Mid Range provides connectivity up to 50 feet through a VGA cable and utilizes a wireless USB which is connected to the PC to communicate with the wireless remote. iGUGU Long Range enables audio and high-definition video to be transmitted up to 330 feet between transmitter/receiver boxes that are connected between the computer and television.
iGUGU InterneTV, which is compatible with Windows, supports 480p and 720p, and delivers resolutions of 640 x 480, 800 x 600 and 1024 x 768.
iGUGU InterneTV is backed by a 12 month warranty and 24/7 technical support and will be available worldwide in Q1 2010 via leading retailers and e-commerce sites at retail prices starting at $99 USD.