Offering free international calls with Skype support, Wi-Fi technology, wireless music player functions and remote controller features, the A iGuru S1 is a must-have for any true digital home.
"The goal of digital home technologies is to share computer resource with other electronic devices around the house and provide greater convenience," said Joe Hsieh, Director of ASUS digital home business. "The A iGuru S1 packed several practical features for easy and wireless access of PC functions. Skype, listen to music or even manage music library with this new product."
With 802.11b+g support, the A iGuru S1 enables Skype calls without wire constraints, meaning users are free to roam around their homes while chatting. Unlike conventional wireless Skype phones based on Bluetooth technology, the A iGuru S1 provides wireless signal quality and larger signal coverage. It doesn't matter where the computer is located, users of the A iGuru S1 is no longer tied down next to their PCs or notebooks.
The A iGuru S1 comes equipped with a high-quality speaker that turns it into an MP3 player. Access and stream songs stored in the PC via Wi-Fi connection for wireless music enjoyment. It also includes remote controller functions and Microsoft Media Player support, allowing users to manage music library, and play, stop, pause and skip songs without being right next to the computer.
Caller ID, phone book entries, call history, speaker phone for conference calls and answering machine functions are all included in the A iGuru S1. Unlike other Skype phones, there is n o need to access the computer to search for phone numbers and call history. Simply press a few buttons, and all information are shown on the AiGuru's LCD display. In addition, the A iGuru S1 offers dual-audio channel, allowing it to operate without interfering with other computer audio functions . Users can watch DVD s or play games on the PC while making a free long distance call.