Western Digital WD TV HD Media Player

The Western Digital WD TV HD Media Player is an ultra-compact, high-definition (HD) USB 2.0 media player that attaches to an entertainment unit through a variety of audio/video interfaces and supports playback of major audio, video, and image file formats.

The Western Digital WD TV HD Media Player supports high-definition video playback of up to 1080p through an HDMI connection or standard definition for TVs with lower capabilities. High-fidelity digital audio is supported by an optical interface (Toslink). Two USB ports are available to connect USB storage devices. The Western Digital WD TV HD Media Player includes a remote control that lets you quickly browse through your media library and configure settings.

What It Is and Why You Need It:

  • Turn your USB drive into an HD media player.

Play content from the most popular USB drives, digital cameras, camcorders, and portable media players.

  • Collect without limits

There’s no limit to the size of your media collection; just add more USB drives for more space. Optimized to work with Passport portable drives.

  • Transfer files easily

Picture Transfer Protocol (PTP) lets you view or backup photos and video directly from your digital camera, camcorder or USB drive. Use the on-screen menus to copy, move or delete files.

  • Play a wide variety of file formats.

Plays the most popular file formats so you can instantly enjoy your media.

  • Easy on-screen interface

Use the included remote control to navigate through your entertainment choices using our crisp, animated HD menus.

  • Automatic play

Set the player to play a selected video automatically. Perfect for living art on your HD TV or for digital signage.


Audio Formats SupportedMP3, WAV/PCM/LPCM, WMA, AAC, FLAC, MKA, AIF/AIFF, OGG, Dolby Digital, DTS
Photo Formats SupportedJPEG, GIF, TIF/TIFF, BMP, PNG
Video Formats SupportedAVI (Xvid, AVC, MPEG1/2/4), MPG/MPEG, VOB, MKV (h.264, x.264, AVC, MPEG1/2/4, VC-1), TS/TP/M2T (MPEG1/2/4, AVC, VC-1), MP4/MOV (MPEG4, h.264), M2TS, WMV9