TV Card on its way

TV CardAs my freeview DVR appears to have just packed in, I have taken the opertunity to beef up my MediaCenter. I have ordered a Hauppauge WinTV-Nova-t it’s not the most expensive TV Tuner card on the market, but for what little use it will get it should be fine!

Not bad for £25 from ebuyer:

Watch and Record Freeview Digital TV on your PC!

  • Watch Freeview digital TV on your PC, in a window or full screen. Digital TV offers sharper picture and clearer sound!
  • Record Freeview digital TV to disk in DVD quality. Playback to your PC screen. Pause digital TV, too!
  • Includes our new ergonomic Remote Control.

WinTV-NOVA-T PCI features

  • Watch, pause and record Freeview Digital TV on your PC – in a window or full screen.
  • Record digital TV programmes to disk using high quality MPEG compression. Playback your TV recordings at any time to your PC screen, in a window or full screen. Schedule your Freeview digital TV recordings with WinTV-Schedule.
  • Listen to DVB-T radio on your PC. WinTV-NOVA-T PCI can also receive DVB-T stereo radio.
  • Includes the Hauppauge IR remote control for easy control of the TV functions.

It should have arrived by this time tomorrow, so expect a review sometimes after that.

Mike Hudson

Mike Hudson is a Lead Cyber Security Analyst living and working in Kingston Upon Hull. With extensive experience in Microsoft and Apple technologies, ranging from desktop OS’s to Server OS’s and hardware. By day working as part of an infrastructure team, and by night ridding the world of IT issues through blog posts..

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