Great HDMI Multimedia Hard Drive which plays a whole host of compressed formats with ease.
No it doesn't play MKV's but, to be fair, i dont know anyone who's actually bothered by that.
Perfect for your general storage needs.
The Lacie LaCinema Classic external hard drive, designed by Neil Poulton, is ideal for bringing multimedia content to the comfort of your living room. This multimedia hard drive has a wide range of connection ports, including HDMI, coaxial digital, RCA and USB for compatibility with both TVs and computers. What's more, this 1TB hard drive can upscale videos in standard resolution to optimise viewing on an HD screen. This compact and stylish device therefore ensures excellent image quality, no matter what you're watching. The LaCinema Classic is compatible with a whole load of compressed formats, including MPEG-4, XVid, DivX, JPEG and MP3. You'll also find the main subtitling standards catered for too.
Capacity : 1 TB
Content : Power cable, HDMI cable, stereo audio and composite video cable, remote control (batteries included), USB cable, CD
Interface : Composite video, HDMI, stereo (L/R), digital coaxial /SPDIF
Required configuration : PC or Mac with USB portWindows XP SP2, Windows VistaTM /Mac OS X 10.3 or laterInternet connection for downloading firmware updatesTV system: PAL, NTSC
Size : 117 x 193 x 45 mm
Weight : 950 g