"A few corrections to the review..."3.0 starson by gregorymcdaniel
Pros: Works on an old TV. Noiseless. Wireless network option. Recognizes WMP playlists.
Cons: Works on an old TV, but fonts and screen layout aren't optimized for it. Known defect: logging onto YouTube resets the device.
Summary: ??compatibility can always be upgraded if Western Digital releases new firmware that can be loaded automatically via the unit's Internet connection. Overall, compatibility was noticeably more reliable than the Netgear Digital Entertainer Live.? WD issued an update in December that bricked units, then withdrew it: http://community.wdc.com/t5/forums/forumtopicpage/board-id/tv_live/message-id/581#M581
?You will need to provide the device with power and a wired internet connection, so plan accordingly.? WD lists several current USB WiFi adapters known to work, so the wired connection is a soft requirement: http://wdc.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/wdc.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=3805#wireless