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LG AN-WL100 1080p Wireless Video Kit (Transmitter & Receiver) - $19

Rhythmic 1,567 December 4, 2012 at 03:09 PM in Tech & Electronics (8)
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LG ANWL100 Wireless Digital Media Streamer Box wit Full HD 1080p Transmission

$19 @ All4Cellular (+ free ship) w/ Coupon Code "A4C5OFF"- http://www.all4cellular.com/product/lg-an-wl100-wireless-media-box.html

$23 @ Amazon (Prime eligible)- Linky: --Looks like Amazon ran out of them at this price, see merchant section for best possible price--

Description:
Set your TV free from connection clutter with LG's Wireless Media Kit. The kit sends an uncompressed, full HD 1080p signal to your TV from up to 50 feet away, even through walls and doors. Compatible with all 2010 LG HDTV models featuring NetCast.


Product Features
  • 1080p Wireless Transmitter
  • Wireless Receiver Included
  • 4 HDMI™ (3 back / 1 side)
  • 2 Component AV Input, PC Input, 3.5mm Audio Input
  • IR Blaster
These seem to be hackable / modable to work with non-LG sets:
https://plus.google.com/u/1/101948760925084043079/posts/btdqMZqCzEA

Note, you may find it slightly cheaper if you check the Amazon merchant list section,
http://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-li...003I6718M/

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#181
Not sure if this was ask already, but how do you switch between multiple inputs? Are those buttons on the front of the transmitter box? Thanks in advance.

*edit* Never mind, I just read that the front panel of the box has input select button.
In for one since it seems cheap and something to mess with. Thanks.
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#182
Quote from YankeeRedneck View Post :
Those are listed as used units. $12 shipping.
I just received one I ordered from this seller. I took a gamble based on the picture as it appeared sealed-- it also said in another part of the auction that it was "new". Low and behold-- got it today, factory sealed, for 16 bucks shipped, no tax. They listed more, so take a shot!!
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#183
had anyone figured out how to control input selection from the dongle end?

I'm assuming the 20-pin connector at the dongle end is more than just power. The TV is sending it a signal to tell it what input to switch to. If anyone has a 2010 LG TV care to try to intercept the signal so see what we need to do to get it to work truly universally. Of course requires some know how.
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#184
Quote from ajohnson5080 View Post :
I just received one I ordered from this seller. I took a gamble based on the picture as it appeared sealed-- it also said in another part of the auction that it was "new". Low and behold-- got it today, factory sealed, for 16 bucks shipped, no tax. They listed more, so take a shot!!
So what do you think of it? I just bought one from that seller and hope I get a new one also.

I really didn't need this but seems like a fun toy to tinker with!
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#185
I received mine today.

I hooked it up, Got the picture in about a minute, from plugging it in.

My only complaint is, i am unable to get the sound working through it to my tv with my macbookpro using hdmi. I will play with it some more and see if i can get it to work.
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#186
I guess this might turn out to be a stupid question but do I need 2 of these? one are a transmitter and the other as a receiver? thanks
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#187
Quote from fyu View Post :
i need to find a use for this, so i can buy it.
Just buy it.
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#188
My LG 47LM4600 doesn't have the wireless control port.

Now I wish it did.
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#189
Quote from peppermint View Post :
I guess this might turn out to be a stupid question but do I need 2 of these? one are a transmitter and the other as a receiver? thanks
no. they come as a pair. They are two separate components.
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#190
Quote from acerunner View Post :
had anyone figured out how to control input selection from the dongle end?

I'm assuming the 20-pin connector at the dongle end is more than just power. The TV is sending it a signal to tell it what input to switch to. If anyone has a 2010 LG TV care to try to intercept the signal so see what we need to do to get it to work truly universally. Of course requires some know how.
There is a link on the first page and in the wiki to a forum that already has done the leg work for this.

Quote from this n00b again View Post :
I received mine today.

I hooked it up, Got the picture in about a minute, from plugging it in.

My only complaint is, i am unable to get the sound working through it to my tv with my macbookpro using hdmi. I will play with it some more and see if i can get it to work.

I do not know much about MacBooks, but in Windows you would have to set the default audio device to the HDMI port if Windows didn't do it automatically. To trouble shoot this real quick, just plug the MacBook directly into the television and see if you get sound that way. You'll then know if it's the OS or the device.

Quote from peppermint View Post :
I guess this might turn out to be a stupid question but do I need 2 of these? one are a transmitter and the other as a receiver? thanks
You get both the transmitter and receiver. It's a pretty good bargain.
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#191
Quote from acerunner View Post :
no. they come as a pair. They are two separate components.
Quote from Rhythmic View Post :
There is a link on the first page and in the wiki to a forum that already has done the leg work for this.




I do not know much about MacBooks, but in Windows you would have to set the default audio device to the HDMI port if Windows didn't do it automatically. To trouble shoot this real quick, just plug the MacBook directly into the television and see if you get sound that way. You'll then know if it's the OS or the device.



You get both the transmitter and receiver. It's a pretty good bargain.
Thanks
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#192
Quote from Rhythmic View Post :
There is a link on the first page and in the wiki to a forum that already has done the leg work for this.
I skimmed through that, so I might have missed something. But as I understand it, the hack is done via the RS232 service port on the transmitter side where all your devices plug in.

In its intended function, the remote of a 2010 LG TV can control the input at the transmitter by pointing at the TV. The TV sends a command to the connected dongle/receiver via its "wireless control" port, which sends the input selection back to the transmitter wirelessly, which changes the input. At least that's my understanding.

So what I'm getting at is to hijack the control at the dongle end, instead of at the transmitter (which in most situations is hidden out of view from where the TV is).
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#193
Quote from acerunner View Post :
So what I'm getting at is to hijack the control at the dongle end, instead of at the transmitter (which in most situations is hidden out of view from where the TV is).
Gotcha, but I would think that one of the purposes of connecting it to a compatible LG set would be that the IR input would be handled by the television and not the receiver. My guess is that there would not be a native way to switch the inputs with a remote since the receiver wouldn't have any IR or RF components built in.
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#194
Just got the casio projector, can't wait to see if I can send a cable signal to it without having to run the wire.
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#195
Quote from Rhythmic View Post :
Gotcha, but I would think that one of the purposes of connecting it to a compatible LG set would be that the IR input would be handled by the television and not the receiver. My guess is that there would not be a native way to switch the inputs with a remote since the receiver wouldn't have any IR or RF components built in.
You are correct in that you would need a solution for a IR signal.
That's pretty simple if you know how to use a PIC or arduino micro. You can probably assign some buttons on an universal remote as input selection, and the micro will translate the IR into a command to the dongle.

At the transmitter end, you would still need something similar to "talk" to the RS232 service port. So either way, u'd need to do some modding. I feel controlling at the dongle end would be a more seamless implementation.
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