WiDi

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WiDi

(WIreless DIsplay) A wireless laptop-to-TV technology built into various Intel Core CPUs in laptops. WiDi enables everything on the laptop screen to be viewed simultaneously on a TV set. Introduced in 2010, a WiDi TV adapter is required that connects to the TV set and receives signals from the laptop. WiDi supports Intel's streaming copy prevention system (see Intel Insider). See PC-to-TV.
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Features like Intel's Wireless Display - or Wi-Di also mean that you can stream videos photos or apps to your home theatre system with just a few clicks.
Communications operator Bouygues Telecom has partnered with with Wi-Di offload company Devicescape to offer customers free automatic connection to over 8m free Wi-Fi hotspots worldwide, complementing 3G+ coverage, Devicescape announced on Monday.
One of the technologies currently available with an Intel-based processor is Wi-Di - which accomplishes the task of cableless file transfer.
The Dell XPS 14z comes with a choice of 2nd-generation Intel Core i5 and Core i7 dual core processors, Nvidia GeForce GT520M with 1GB video memory, Nvidia Optimus graphics switching technology, 14-inch 1366x768 pixel WLED TruLife screen, backlit and spill-resistant chiclet-style keyboard, 4GB of DDR3 RAM (up to 8GB DDR3), 500GB 7,200RPM HDD (up to 750GB), DVD writer, integrated Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6230 for Wi-Fi 802.11 A/G/N and Bluetooth 3.0 wireless connectivity, Intel Wi-Di (Wireless Display), and a 8-cell battery that is rated to deliver up to 6 hours and 42 minutes of battery life.
The P430 and P530 are also super connective, featuring DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance), Wi-Di (wireless display) and Wi-Fi capabilities that allow them to connect to other digital devices and seamlessly stream content including music, photos and videos.
- Analysis of existing and proposed solutions including Wireless USB, WirelessHD, WHDI, Wi-Di and WiGig.
Major specs include a 2nd Generation Core i5 processor (with a Core i7 option expected to retail soon as well) with on-chip Intel GMA HD 3000 graphics, a minimum of 4GB of DDR3 RAM, up to 128GB of SSD storage, Bluetooth 3.0 / Wi-Fi 802.11n / USB 3.0 / USB 2.0 / HDMI connectivity, an integrated 720p HD webcam (1.3MP), SRS Sound enhancement, and Intel's Wi-Di wireless display technology.
New features include Intel Quick Sync Video, and a new version of the company's award-winning Intel Wireless Display (Wi-Di), which now adds 1080p HD and content protection for those wishing to beam premium HD content from their laptop screen to their TV.
Other features include a gesture optimized multi-touchpad, Intel Wi-Di, Bluetooth 3.0, a backlit spill-resistant keyboard, 2 USB 3.0 ports, 9-in-1 card reader, HDMI 1.4 and Mini DisplayPort, a DVD writer, an integrated 1.3MP webcam, coupled with dual-array digital microphones and stereo speakers.
They are powered by Intel's second generation Sandy Bridge Core processors, which feature high-quality integrated graphics that is switchable with dedicated GPU solutions, as well as value added features such as Intel Insider and Wi-Di. The Dell Vostro 3000 Series of laptops are promising an astonishing battery life of up to 12 hours, something unheard of, and even surpassing brands like Apple's MacBook Pro range.