...is for playing media. To quote the manual:
"You can link up your TV on a PC network in your
home.Watch your photos and listen to your music
from any linked PC on the TV.The PC network
feature of this TV is DLNA certified.
You can use Microsoft Windows XP or Vista, Intel
Mac OSX or Linux"
Wheter it works with video content is not made clear. Only photos and music are mentioned explicitly.
"Supported media server software
•Windows Media Player 11 (on Microsoft
Windows XP* or Vista*)
•PacketVideo Twonky Media 4.4.2 (on PC* &
Intel Mac OSX*)
•Sony Vaio media server (on Microsoft Windows
XP or Vista)
•TVersity v.0.9.10.3 (on Windows XP*)
•Nero 8 - Nero MediaHome (on Microsoft
•DiXiM (on Windows XP)
•Macrovision Network Media Server (on
•Fuppes (on Linux)
•UShare (on Linix)
•Philips Media Manager (on Microsoft Windows
•Philips NAS SPD8020"
Bit disappointed in El Reg, of all places, not checking this out...