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VIZO Milano 3.5" multimedia player Review
Bluetooth 23 Apr 2007

Introduction

 

Last year, we reviewed the portable 2.5" VIZO Opera. It is quite a neat piece of playback device for my DVD, DIVX files as it is small and portable. There are some shortcomings about this device but it is still very impressive.

In this article, we will take a look at the latest device from VIZO, the Milano. The VIZO Milano MIP-100 is a 3.5" HDD enclose and multimedia player 2 in 1 device. This device based on the SIGMA CHIPSET can support full DVD  IFO & ISO file format and supports upscaling of Video to 1080i, which was absent from the Opera player. It can store and playback Movies, Photos, Music or used as an external storage device.

In terms of capacity, it supports hard disks with up to 500GB capacity, which is enough to save 500 films, exceed 150,000 MP3 music, or 1,000,000 pieces high distinctive digital photos. With all-in-one design and easy-to-use wizard interface, you can enjoy movie, photo and music with a touch the remote control, moreover, back up and transfer your data storage for your needs.

The device supports audio output format of Digital AC3, 5.1ch, surround sound or stereo. Video output can be in component video in 480p, 720p or 1080i. This is especially useful for large screen LCDs. Composite video using RCA cables can be used as well if you tv doesn't support component in.

Supported formats for Movies include :
MPEG-1(*.AVI; *.MP*.DAT)
MPEG-2(*.AVI; *.VOB; *.IFO; *.ISO)
MPEG-4(*.AVI; *.DIVX3.11; *.DIVX4.XX;*.DIVX5.XX; DIVX VOD; XVID)
Music: MP3, MP2, WAV, WMA, AC3, AAC, OGG VORBIS, DTS pass through
Photo: JPG/JPEG up to 8 Mega pixel (baseline and progressive)


FEATURES
Sigma Designs chipset
Support JPEG,MP3/WMA/OGG, MPEG1/2/4 and Divx multimedia format
Provide high speed USB2.0interface, optical transfer, the HDTV high distinctive output technology which is up to 1080i
Support front panel control and remote control (IR)
Digital Multimedia Player via TV
USB 2.0 External Storage via PC( FAT32/NTFS )
Audio - Stereo, Digital AC3 5.X CH. Surround Sound
Video - Composite, HD Component 480p, 720p, 1080i
DVD Manager - Playback of DVD File same as Original DVD Title ( IFO/ISO)
Support Languages : English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
SPECIFICATIONS
Interface : 480Mbps USB 2.0 (USB 1.1 Compatible)
HDD Type : 3.5" IDE HDD
Maximum Capacity up to 500G
HDD Format Support : FAT32/NTFS
TV Type : NTSC / PAL
Power Supply : AC/DC Power Adapter
( AC input : 100~240 Vac, DC output : +5V/+12V )
Weight : 395 g (without HDD)
Dimensions : 202.5(L) x 115(W) x 36.5(H) mm
SUPPORTED FORMAT
Movie:
MPEG-1(*.AVI; *.MP*.DAT)
MPEG-2(*.AVI; *.VOB; *.IFO; *.ISO)
MPEG-4(*.AVI; *.DIVX3.11; *.DIVX4.XX;*.DIVX5.XX; DIVX VOD; XVID)
Music: MP3, MP2, WAV, WMA, AC3, AAC, OGG VORBIS, DTS pass through
Photo: JPG/JPEG up to 8 Mega pixel (baseline and progressive)
Available OS: Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP/Vista

OUTPUT
Vidio : Composite RCA , YPbPr, S-Video
Audio : Composite RCA with L/R audio SPDIF optical output
PACKAGE INCLUDES
3.5 IDE HDD Player ( Enclosure only )
AV Cable
USB Cable
Power Adapter
Power Cord
S-video/YPbPr Cable
Remote Control ( w/ AAA Battery 2 )
Screw Package
Stand
User Manual


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