November 23, 2008 in Hardware (F)
[prMac.com] South San Francisco, USA / Munich, Germany - Today equinux introduces the smallest TubeStick DTT USB receiver providing live TV on your Mac and PC. With its compact size, the new TubeStick is sure to impress and it provides everything you need to watch TV on your Mac when you're on the go.
Only 53.5 mm in size, the new TubeStick is one of the smallest TV USB receiver for your Mac and owes its compact size to the latest chip technology. The new TubeStick maintains the glossy white lines of its predecessor and fits perfectly into the Mac universe. The TubeStick package also includes a matching white mini bar antenna with mini connection plug. Indoor or outdoor arials can easily be connected to the adaptor included.
The modern TV software for Mac OS X, The Tube ensures sharp picture quality and rich colors. The Tube distinguishes itself through its unique community function, free electronic program guide (EPG) and easy-to-use interface. Selected programs can automatically be filed in an online memory space so you can watch, manage and program TV recordings via the Internet on your iPhone. Your complete recordings archive is always available without occupying internal memory space.
Price and Availability:
The mini TubeStick is available immediately for only 49.95 Euro (incl. VAT) directly in the equinux Online Store and from Apple retailers. In addition to the receiver, mini antenna, IEC-MCX adaptor and USB extension cable, you receive a full version of The Tube 2 from equinux. And for the market launch, equinux is offering a TubeTalk bundle of two TubeSticks for only 79.95 Euro (inc. VAT) and a Family Pack consisting of five TubeSticks for only 199.80 Euro (incl. VAT). The mini TubeStick requires The Tube 2.9.
equinux, located in South San Francisco, CA (USA) and headquartered in Munich, Germany, develops and distributes successful Mac solutions for professionals and consumers alike. Today users from all over the world rely on equinux' award-winning and trusted applications. The business solution VPN Tracker is the market-leading VPN client for the Mac OS X Platform. iSale, equinux' successful eBay auctioning solution won several Apple Design Awards, and currently represents the 2006 winner in the most competitive category "Best Mac OS X User Experience".