NETGEAR and Panasonic have announced their collaboration which would benefit consumers to access and stream content wirelessly to their Viera TVs, providing connected entertainment experience.
August 18, 2010 — NETGEAR has announced that Panasonic has selected NETGEAR as the only third-party brand to support its VIERA line of TVs, commencing with its NETGEAR N600 Wireless Dual Band USB Adapter (WNDA3100).
The NETGEAR N600 Wireless Dual Band USB Adapter also features NETGEAR’s Push ‘N’ Connect technology which allows consumers to connect their Panasonic VIERA TV and wireless router with the push of a button and wirelessly stream Internet content to the TV with the VIERA Cast IPTV technology.
VIERA Cast allows consumers to enjoy online content through an easy-to-use web interface that’s built into the TV. Web programming includes:
- Amazon Video On Demand: Instantly download and watch new release movies as well as TV shows.
- YouTube: Access millions of videos with a single VIERA remote control operation.
- Picasa photo sharing service: View Picasa web albums, stream photos in a slideshow, or post photos on the Internet.
- Additional programs: VIERA Cast also features real-time weather forecasts and stock information.
Marked by a “Compatible with Panasonic” sticker, the NETGEAR N600 Wireless Dual Band USB Adapter, which has an estimated price of US$79.99, is available now for Panasonic television models worldwide.