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Jun 01, 2012
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Hauppauge WinTV-HVR-1800 TV Tuner Card PCI-e, Model 78XXX.
These cards were purchased from a
computer component supplier and were sold to an integrator which explains why you don't see the FM radio, S-video or composite
connections. We have included a CD that has the drivers and WinTV
version 7, WinTV 7. This card will provide high quality TV in order to capture over the
Air HDTV and have a DVR for your computer this is an excellent choice.
Will warranty for 30 days.
Dual tuner PCI Express NTSC/ATSC/QAM TV tuner board for XP, Vista and Windows 7. Watch and record analog cable TV plus hi-definition ATSC or clear QAM digital TV on your PC!
ATSC Digital TV features
Analog TV features
Clear QAM digital cable TV features
you are using digital cable which broadcast the local ATSC channels on
their cable TV network, you can receive these QAM channels with the new
WinTV v7 application.
WinTV-HVR-1800 brings over-the-air high definition ATSC digital TV and analog cable TV to your PC. Watch and record TV in a window or full screen using high quality MPEG-2.
Clear QAM TV channels are unencrypted digital TV channels broadcast by your local cable operator. Many cable operators in North America are transmitting the high definition ATSC channels on their cable networks. They also broadcast the basic cable channels in using clear QAM. You can use the WinTV v6 application to watch and record these channels.
ATSC digital TV is the over-the-air HD digital TV for North America.
ATSC digital TV typically requires an antenna for reception, and is
currently broadcast in 200 cities, with over 1500 TV stations. ATSC
broadcasts range in resolution from standard definition up to the high
definition 1080i format. The WinTV-HVR can be used to watch and record
all ATSC formats.
ATSC digital TV brings you sharper pictures and enriches your PC’s multimedia experience with near CD quality sound. WinTV-HVR’s ATSC digital TV tuner adds great features to your TV viewing: high definition TV reception, automatic identification of channel names plus records high-definition digital TV programs to your PC’s hard disk in an MPEG-2 format without any loss in quality.
Two tuners to simplify connections The WinTV-HVR-1800 has two tuners: one for analog cable TV and one for ATSC/QAM digital TV. You can connect both cable TV and an ATSC digital TV antenna at the same time. And our new WinTV v6 application allows you to toggle between cable TV and ATSC or QAM digital TV channels.
Create your own personal Digital Video Recorder! Record cable TV shows to your PC's hard disk with our built-in high quality MPEG-2 hardware encoder. You can also record high definition digital ATSC and QAM to disk in the original digital quality. Use the WinTV-Scheduler to schedule the recordings of your favorite analog or ATSC digital TV programs. Play the recordings back to your PC screen at any time.
Are you using Windows Vista Media Center? If so, you can add WinTV-HVR-1800 as either the primary or as the second TV tuner. The Microsoft Media Center application supports up to two TV tuners, so you can watch one TV channel while recording another! And WinTV-HVR-1800 has Windows Vista Premium certification.
Technically speaking: WinTV-HVR-1800 is a PCI Express X1 board. It contains two tuners: a digital TV tuner to receive ATSC and QAM channels plus a 125-channel cable ready TV tuner. For ATSC and QAM digital TV, all 18 ATSC formats including 1080i can be watched or recorded to disk as a MPEG-2 Program Stream. A highly integrated MPEG-1/2 hardware encoder based on the Conexant -418 is on-board for recording analog cable TV to disk. The playback of the recorded ATSC and QAM digital TV and MPEG-2 encoded analog programs are done through a software MPEG-2 player.