Data multimedia link
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Nutronix is looking for a manufacturer of computers or computer parts being interested in co-developing and manufacturing the product "DTVConnect" intended for the consumer market.
DTVConnect is a data multimedia link that connects the home TV-set to the home-PC and offers the user full control of both Medias from the TV-couch.
DTVConnect consists of a mini-PC and a keyboard with integrated or external mouse.
The mini PC is connected to the TV-set by a HDMI link, and communicates with the home-PC via WLAN. The mouse/keyboard is connected to the mini-PC by a standard wireless link.
The mini-PC is normally located near the TV set, anywhere in the building and within a range of (at least) up to 30 meters from the home-PC.
2.1. Basic features
The Data Multimedia link basic feature is to give the user ability to, at any time by a simple key-stroke, switch the TV set screen between broadcast-TV and home-PC.
The user shall have full wireless control of the Home PC, and for example be able to
o access the internet and read/send email
o access and work with programs such as Microsoft office etc.
2.2. Extended features level 1
It shall be possible to connect a digital camera, mobile telephone etc via USB 2.0 for viewing on the TV screen.
It shall be possible to connect a digital video camera via IEEE 1394 for viewing on the TV screen.
It shall be possible to connect a DVD player via a second HDMI port for viewing on the TV screen.
It shall have a built-in card reader accepting existing types of memory cards.
It shall have built-in Bluetooth e. g. for access of mobile telephone data.
2.3. Extended features level 2
The user shall be able to show pictures and stream videos stored in the Home PC direct to the TV screen.
2.4. Extended features level 3
DTVConnect shall have a reverse link to make possible transfer data back to the Home-PC:
o All extended features of level 1 shall be possible to send to the home-PC for storage
o TV programs shall be possible to send to the home-PC for storage.
2.5. Extended features, level 4
DTVConnect shall have a built-in DVD recorder/player. Recordings shall be possible to store on a built-in hard-disc drive.
It shall be possible to connect analogue video (VHS, S-VHS) for on-screen view and recording to DVD
2.6. Extended features, level 5
DTVConnect shall have a built-in DVB-T receiver with access card reader.