Verizon Prepares to Launch FiOS Media Server
Sometime in the Next Few Months
Users in our FiOS forum
point out that Verizon appears to be getting close to the launch of their new FioS TV Media server and gateway. Originally highlighted in a company video late last year
, the new device is effectively a super DVR for your entire household, containing six tuners and a terabyte of storage, with the presumed ability to stream content to mobile devices throughout the home. The device would would also communicate with smaller set tops Verizon says are small enough to hide behind a television. According to a report by Todd Spangler over at Multichannel News
, the device is expected to launch sometime in the next few months, though there's still no word on pricing for the new device.