Leaked Western Digital TV-2 Media Player Reveals Modest Upgrades, Codec Support

Western Digital's decent WD TV was a moderately priced 1080p-pumping media player at $130. WD, apparently content to not mess with success, is preparing a slight feature update in the upcoming TV-2.

Leaked Western Digital TV-2 Media Player Reveals Modest Upgrades, Codec Support

Topping the list of new features are network playback over Ethernet, DTS audio encoding and a component plug (for better picture quality on SD displays).

No price or availability info arrived with the leaked pic and specs sheet, but from the looks of the case this thing is all but ready for retail shelves. [AVS Forum via Electric Echoes via Engadget]