Harvey Norman have in their boxing day mailer a $25 DVD player
It plays DivX and Xvid - best of all it has a USB port on the front.
Much cheaper than one of those memory card multimedia players or other usb players.
Anyhow, my testing tonight shows they work rather well. Skips video frames every so often but it will take a hard drive or usb thumb drive formatted in FAT32 which will handle up to 32gb. I took a 160gb hard drive and re partitioned it to have a 32gb primary partition and it works really really well.
Thought i would post this as they still had alot of stock locally at 6pm so i am assuming they do around the rest of the country.
In hastings, the $280 netbooks went in 20 minutes by means of a stampede when they opened this morning and I missed out