Sony Dash – Personal Internet Viewer

Make: SONY

Product: Dash

SONY Website: www.sony.com/index.php

SONY Dash Website: www.sonystyle.com

Let the Fun Begin

The Dash™ Personal Internet Viewer constantly delivers your favorite parts of the internet, all at a glance. Through BRAVIA® Internet Video, dash brings you instant access to a variety of movies, TV episodes, videos and music from a large selection of entertainment apps including Netflix®, YouTube™, Slacker® and more. And with over 1,000 free apps from chumby® industries streaming your own personalized channel of news, games, social networking and more, dash offers a premium entertainment experience that only Sony can deliver.

Entertainment at Your Fingertips

Instantly access a variety of full-length movies, TV episodes and videos from a large selection of entertainment apps including Netflix, YouTube and more. You can also enjoy internet radio from providers, such as Pandora® and Slacker Radio. Listen to your music via the built-in speakers or plug in headphones (not included) to the headphone jack.

Stay Connected

Keep up to date with your email and social networking sites using apps from Facebook®, Twitter™ and Gmail™. View the status updates and new postings from your friends and family, or view email while you’re in the kitchen, bedroom or living room. The Dash viewer makes it easy to stay connected with what’s important to you—in real-time.

Accent Your Kitchen

With its small footprint, the Dash viewer is the perfect addition to your kitchen countertop. Manage your family calendar with the Cozi app, or check traffic and weather before leaving the house. Need meal ideas or cooking tips? Access recipes from Martha’s Everyday Food app.

Deck Your Nightstand

Wake up to your favorite internet radio station, online video, or custom app setting, and view the day’s weather and stock reports before climbing out of bed. Throughout the day, enjoy photos and random humor apps. And at night, watch viral videos on YouTube or access an app to catch up on David Letterman’s Top 10 List after turning out the lights.

  • A Living Room Addition

    Take a break from your TV and get the latest news and sports reports from the likes of The New York Times, CBS Sports and ESPN. Or pass the time playing games on one of the many free gaming apps. When you’re not actively engaged, the Dash viewer can display photos from your online Photobucket® account.

Features

The dash™ Personal Internet Viewer constantly delivers your favorite parts of the internet, all at a glance. Through BRAVIA® Internet Video, dash brings you instant access to a variety of movies, TV episodes, videos and music from a large selection of entertainment apps including Netflix®, YouTube™, Slacker® and more. And with over 1,000 free apps from chumby® industries streaming your own personalized channel of news, games, social networking and more, dash offers a premium entertainment experience that only Sony can deliver2.

Streamline Your Life with Free Apps

The 1,000-plus apps available for the Dash Personal Internet Viewer deliver the information and entertainment you want – weather, traffic, social networking, music & more – right to your kitchen, bedroom, living room, or office.

Listen to What You Want

Dash Personal Internet Viewer is a compact audio multi-tool: listen to Internet Radio out loud with the built-in stereo speakers, or privately by using the headphone jack (headphones not included)1.

Customization

Customizing the Dash Personal Internet Viewer home screen to fit your own personal needs and style is easy. Simply choose your favorite apps and theme that you want displayed.

Access to Content from Sony

Get complimentary access to the best Sony has to offer: movie trailers, minisodes, music videos, game trailers, and celebrity themes1.

Multi-source Video Content

Access a variety of video services for online music and viral videos, full-length feature movies, and TV shows1 on the 7” LCD touch screen display2.

Convenience

Stream the web content you choose. It’s always on, always fresh, and available at a glance1.

Online Photo Access and Sharing

For a great photo viewing experience, the Dash Personal Internet Viewer conveniently loads and displays your photos from online services1 such as Photobucket®. The touch screen user interface allows you to set effects, rotate photos, zoom, and play or pause photo slide shows.

7” (diag.) LCD Touch screen

The WVGA 800×480 LCD touch screen displays crystal clear photos and video from a wide viewing angle, and automatically adjusts the display for an upright or tilted orientation.

Simple Setup

Connect to the internet quickly and easily through your home or office wireless network.

Elegant and Space Saving Design

The compact footprint maximizes counter, bedside, and desktop spaces, and the timeless design blends in with any décor.

Easy-to-Use Clock and Alarms

When you select your location, the device automatically sets the time for you. Set up custom alarms, either one-time or recurring, with the option of waking to Internet radio stations, apps, built-in alarm sounds, or your favorite video clip.

Product Specifications

Hardware

  • Device Support : Accelerometer supports Vertical Flip
    Digital Ambient Light Sensor
    Real Time Clock with Battery Backup

Inputs and Outputs

  • Audio In : Microphone
  • DC-In : 9.5 V, 1.5 A, 14.25 W
  • Headphone Jack : Variable Output
  • PC Audio Input(s) : USB 2.0 Mass Storage Class

Wireless/Networking

  • Wi-Fi : 802.11b/g, 2.4 GHz WPA, WPA2, WEP Encryption WiFi Certified

Video

  • Format(s) Supported : Windows® Media Video 9 (up to MP@HL 1080p)
    Microsoft VC-1 (up to AP@L3 720p)
    MPEG 4.10/H.264 (up to MP@L4.0 1080p)

System Requirements

  • General : Broadband internet and wireless network connection required. Select content provided, subject to change. Video quality, product and picture size vary and are dependent upon broadband speed and delivery by content provider. Certain apps may require registration or account verification using a personal computer with internet access. Fees may apply to certain optional content.

Display

  • Native Resolution : WVGA Resolution (800×480)
  • Screen Size : 7.0″ (measured diagonally)
  • Technology : Projected Capacitive Touchscreen (Single-Touch)
    Digital Ambient Light Sensor

Audio

  • Format(s) Supported : MPEG-1 Layers I, II, III/MP3 (up to 320kbits/sec)
    MPEG-4 AAC-LC (up to 192kbits/sec)
    Windows® Media Audio 9 (up to 384kbit/sec)
  • Speaker Configuration : Stereo Speakers

Weights and Measurements

  • Dimensions (Approx.) : Approximately 7-7/16 x 5-5/8 x 2-3/8″ (WHD)
  • Weight (Approx.) : Approximately 1.2 lbs

Power

  • Power Requirements : AC 120 V, 0.6 A,60 Hz

Memory

  • Internal Memory : No User Accessible Memory

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