- Version 1.0.4 | Release Date: 2007-09-24 | Download
The v1.0.4 update is recommended for all SlingPlayer for Mac users. This update includes many general bug fixes, adds some new virtual remotes, UK localization, and a new version of firmware for your Slingbox. If you are in the UK, be sure to download the UK version for the best experience.
- Version 126.96.36.199 | Release Date: 2007-01-23 | Download
SlingStreamâ¢ is a proprietary streaming technology specifically designed to address varying network conditions while optimizing your video playback experience. SlingStream provides the best possible video experience by continuously monitoring the connection speed and dynamically adjusting the video compression ratios to match your available network bandwidth.
SlingRemoteâ¢ acts exactly like your real remote control, giving you full control over your viewing experience. From changing channels to setting a DVR to record, you can do it using buttons right on your computer screen. Plus, you can create your own skins for the the SlingRemote so that it looks just like the one at home - or maybe you can finally make your million-button universal remote easy to use!
The Slingbox Directory shows you all the Slingboxes that are on your network or that you have set up remotely. This networking magic makes it easy to connect to your box without complications.
Three viewing modes give you flexibility in your viewing style:
SlingBarâ¢ - docks SlingPlayer on either the right or left of the desktop, allowing you to watch your television and work with other applications simultaneously
Resizable Window - move it around the desktop just like any other application, making it small or large
Full Screen - for a real break watch your shows as big as your screen can get
Extensive customizable settings allow you to fine-tune your viewing experience and view streaming statistics.
Manual Audio & Video Controls â” You make subtle changes to your input signal with v1.0.5. You can adjust audio volume, as well as brightness, contrast, saturation, and hue for each input.
Favorites Barâ” Now your favorite channels are only one click away! Place shortcuts to your most frequently watched channels in the Favorites Bar along with a custom icon. You can use any picture on you computer! This is the first of many planned features which allows Slingbox owners to create a personalized SlingPlayer experience.
- Version Public Beta | Release Date: 2006-11-14 | Download
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