Reviews and Problems with Seagate FreeAgent Theater+ HD Media Player
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Amazon Customer, Amazon
18 January 2011
Summary: Update 1: I am changing my review from 5 stars to 2 stars. This thing is just plain awful. Shows files that arent even on my drive, SLOW INDEXING, remote is worthless....overall junk. Returning it soon. If you really want a HTPC, build one yourself and run Boxee.....
Summary: Im a computer guy, but Im also 40. I have had enough with the tinkering. If I wanted to tinker, I'd put back the Myth TV computer next to my TV. I paid for this because I want it to work, and someone else to do the tinkering for me. Unfortunately, that didn't happen.
Summary: I was having problems with movies disengaging while being played on my Western Digital multimedia player (WD). (They'd just disengage & go back to the main menu, for no apparent reason. When I'd go back to play them, they'd restart from the beginning).
Summary: I really wanted to like the FAT+. I wanted a player that would support Netflix streaming, streaming content from my PC, and play files via a hard drive or flash drive. Unfortunately, the FAT+ did none of these well.
Summary: I have a Sony Blu-ray player (BDP-N460) that I had been using for Netflix streaming content but as more and more titles are becoming available in HD I found that I was experiencing too many episodes of pausing to download content (i.e. buffering).