With the Hauppauge 1192 WinTV HVR-1950 External USB HDTV Tuner/Video Recorder, you can turn your PC into a virtual television and personal video recorder (or PVR). By simply plugging this...
With the Hauppauge 1192 WinTV HVR-1950 External USB HDTV Tuner/Video Recorder, you can turn your PC into a virtual television and personal video recorder (or PVR). By simply plugging this video recorder into one of your computer's USB ports, you can watch, pause and record live HDTV or cable TV directly on your computer.Watch, pause and record live HDTV or cable TV directly on your computer.View largerPlug into your computer's USB port, and turn your PC into a virtual television and PVR.View largerThe WinTV application offers an elegant interface to watch TV in a window or full screenWatch Analog, Cable and Digital TV on your PCThe WinTV HVR-1950 Tuner/Video Recorder lets you watch NTSC analog cable, over-the-air TV, ATSC digital over-the-air HDTV, and Clear QAM Digital Cable TV directly on your computer, either in a window or on full screen. Why miss your favorite sitcom or the deciding playoff game just because you have work to do?NTSC is the analog cable TV standard, and ATSC is the over-the-air digital HDTV standard for North America and typically requires an antenna for reception. Clear QAM digital cable allows you to watch unencrypted HDTV stations from your cable TV provider without a set-top box.The tuner also features a built-in, 125-channel, cable-ready TV tuner, allowing you to watch analog TV and Clear QAM Digital TV by connecting to your cable box. For analog cable TV reception, you need an analog cable TV connection. If you have a digital cable set-top box or a satellite box, the WinTV-HVR-1950 can connect via either Composite or S-Video inputs. For ATSC over-the-air digital TV reception, a high-gain antenna is recommended (sold separately). (To check the ATSC TV broadcasts in your area, go to TitanTV.com and enter your postal code. Note: depending on the strength of your antenna, you might not be able to receive all broadcasts listed at TitanTV.) Schedule and Record your Favorite ShowsWith the on-board MPEG-2 encoder, the WinTV-HVR-1950 lets you record