It is powered by Control 4 director software, so it can control the other components in your system, and with the help of a Control 4 dealer, be expanded to full home automation. The user interface has been customized by Pioneer using Control 4′s upcoming Flash based GUI. It uses a Zigbee based 2-way remote control. It even has a Slingbox like capability that will allow you to remotely connect to and view the content with a smart phone. A similar capability for the iPhone is planned. Here is a list of some of the other features:
- HD User Interface with Video Overlay
- Online shopping based on media
- Built-in LPCM and FLAC CD Ripping
- iPhone control (use the iPhone as a remote)
- Blu-Ray DVD/CD playback
The product is still in development, and won’t likely be out for 6-9 months. The price has not yet been determined.