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Hauppauge HD PVR Video Capture Device


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HD PVR is a high definition (HD) video recorder for PCs. It records video in an H.264 Blu-ray compatible format from any component video equipped HD cable TV or satellite set top box. The HD PVR records at video resolutions up to 1080i in real time using a built-in hardware H.264 encoder. Audio is recorded using AAC or Dolby Digital. Compatible with Windows XP and Vista. Includes remote control, IR receiver plus IR blaster for set top box channel control


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Built-in hardware H.264 high definition encoder, for high performance, high quality TV recordings; Component video input (YCrCb or YPrPb) from most high definition cable TV and satellite TV receivers. Optical or stereo audio inputs; Record high definition video at up to 1080i resolution, 720p or VGA/D1; Record at datarates from 1Mbs to 13.5Mbs, constant and Variable Bit Rate; Make Blu-ray compatible AVCHD recordings, so you can burn your TV recordings onto a standard DVD disc (up to 2 hours of video at 5MBits/sec) and playback on Blu-ray disc players; Includes HD software video player, so you can playback recordings to your PC screen; Audio / Video component video loop through to allow HD recording and viewing at the same time; High Performance Noise Reduction Function; NTSC,PAL and SECAM Support; IR receiver for remote control (the remote control is optional and is available on the Hauppauge webstore); IR Blaster to change the TV channels in your set top box
Digital Video Capture Specs
Export Formats
TS, which is a generic 'transport stream' compatible with many digital media players; .M2TS, which is compatible with the Sony Playstation3; .MP4, which is compatible with the XBox360; The .TS and .M2TS files are AVCHD compatible, and can be used to burn Blu-ray compatible disc recordings. These files can be burned onto a standard DVD+R or DVD+RW disc for playback in a Blu-ray disc player using the included Arcsoft TME Disk Create application. Approximately 2 hours of HD TV recorded at 5Mbits/sec can be put onto a standard DVD+R or DVD+RW disc. The included TME Media Converter program may also be used to convert the .TS file to other formats compatible for playback on an iPhone and Ipod.
Digital Video Capture Resolution
480i, 576i, 480p, 576p, 720p, 1080i
Digital Video Capture Speed
NTSC: 30 frames per second, PAL: 25 frames per second
Still Image Capture Resolution
720 x 480 (NTSC), 720 x 576 (PAL)
Analog Video Signal
Supports both NTSC and PAL video input signals
Analog Video Format
Digital Video Capture Format
Output Video Format
Ports and Connectors
USB 2.0
Input Ports and Connectors
S-Video, 2 x RCA, Optical Audio, Component
Output Ports and Connectors
RCA, Component, Optical Audio
Video Input
S-Video, Component, Composite
Audio Input
2 x RCA, Optical Audio
Composite A/V inputs
1 composite video input (RCA connector)
S-Video Inputs
1 S-Video input
Component Video Inputs
1 Component Video Input
Audio Output
1 RCA Audio Outputs (L & R)
Composite A/V Outputs
1 composite video output (RCA connector)
Component Video Outputs
1 Component Video Output
Physical Specifications
Dimensions (WxDxH)
7.72" x 6.74" x 2.73"
1.18 lbs.
System Requirements
Supported Windows Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7
Minimum Processor Required
2.0GHz processor or faster
What's in the Box
What's in the Box
HD PVR high definition personal video recorder, IR Blaster transmitter cable, Component video cable set, Stereo audio cable set, USB cable, 5v power supply, 110/220v
Manufacturer Warranty
1 Year
1 Year

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