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LaCie LaCinema Classic HD
6.4 out of 10

LaCie LaCinema Classic HD

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USB 2.0 (USB 1.1 compatible)
Maximum Resolution 
Up to 1920x1080p
Video Codecs 
MPEG-1, MPEG-2 / HD, MPEG-4, DIVX, DIVX HD, XVID, H.264 HD, WMV9 HD, VC-1, AVC/AVCHD (a majority of AVC/AVCHD formats have been tested and are compatible).
Video Format 
AVI, MP4, MKV, WMV, DivX, DAT, MOV**, MPEG, VOB, ASF, TS, TP, TRP, M2TS, DVR-MS, DVD-Video (ISO, Video_TS)***
1080p for standard definition movies
Audio Format 
MP3, WMA, WAV/PCM/LPCM, AAC*, OGG, FLAC, AC3, MP4, MKA (*supports iTunes-encoded)
Interface Languages 
English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Nederlands, Greek, Polish, Russian, Swedish, Finnish, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean
Subtitle Languages 
Western Europe, Central Europe (Windows-1250), Central Europe (ISO), Traditional Chinese (Big5), Simplified Chinese (GB18030), Japanese (Shift-JIS), Korean (EUC-KR), Cyrillic (Windows-1251), Cyrillic (KOI8-R), Turkish, Greek (Windows-1253), Greek (ISO)
PLS, M3U, WPL (Windows Media Player, Winamp compatible)
JPEG*, PNG, GIF, BMP, TIFF/TIF (*excluding progressive jpeg)
Video: HDMI 1.3, Composite (CVBS) | Audio: Optical, Stereo
Network Compatibility 
Ethernet 10/100 Mbps, DLNA compatible, Media Player and Server, and SMB Client and Server
4.6 x 7.6 x 1.8 in. / 117 x 193 x 45 mm
33.5 oz. / 950 g
System Requirements 
Computer with an Ethernet network adapter Latest version of Windows® XP, Windows Vista®, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows 7 / Mac OS X 10.4, 10.5, 10.6 / Linux 2.6 Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended Ethernet switch or router Web browsers: Internet Explorer™ 7.0 / 8.0, Firefox™ 3.0, Safari™ 3.0, or Chrome 2.0 or higher UPnP server or client (to access UPnP services) SMB server or client (to access SMB services)
*1TB (Terabyte) = 1000GB. 1GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending upon operating environment (typically 10–15% less). The LaCinema Classic HD cannot be used in violation of any copyright or other IP (Intellectual Property) rights. It may only be used in connection with materials legally owned or licensed to the user and only to the extent such ownership or license rights permit such use. **MOV with MJPEG supported (movie files from digital camera) since Firmware 3.22 ***DVD Menu not supported - Main movie playback only
2-Year Limited Warranty
Audio Multichannel Decoding 
DTS, DTS HD, Dolby 5.1: convert to stereo to play on TV
Audio Multichannel Passthrough 
DTS, Dolby 5.1, Dolby true HD: raw signal sent via HDMI or optical audio to compatible audio amplifier DTS HD: DTS signal sent via HDMI or optical audio to compatible audio amplifier
Box Content 
LaCinema Classic HD External power adapter Remote control (includes 2 x AAA batteries) HDMI cable Composite audio video cable USB 2.0 cable Ethernet (network) cable PV TwonkyMedia Server 5.1
Supported File Systems 
NTFS, FAT32 (Mac/Windows), HFS+ (Mac®)
Release Date
First seen
4 December 2009