WinTV-HVR-955Q Hybrid TV Stick USB Tuner

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WinTV-HVR-955Q brings over-the-air high definition ATSC digital TV plus analog cable TV to your PC or laptop! Watch and record TV, in a window or full screen. Use the WinTV-Scheduler to record your favorite analog or digital TV shows using high quality MPEG-2. Play your TV recordings back to your screen any time. Clear QAM digital TV channels are digital cable channels which can be watched on a TV set without requiring a cable TV set top box. Many cable operators transmit the local high definition ATSC channels using clear QAM. Some cable operators transmit additional non-premium TV programs using clear QAM. Clear QAM channels range from standard definition to the highest 1080i definition. ATSC high definition digital TV brings you sharper TV with great sound. Watch high definition digital TV at up to 1080i on your PC screen. WinTV-HVR-955Q s ATSC digital TV tuner also has automatic identification of channel names plus will record high-definition digital TV programs to your PCs hard disk in an MPEG-2 format without losing quality. ATSC digital TV is free-to-air 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. Note: ATSC digital TV is NOT digital cable TV or digital satellite TV.

Product Information
Mfr Part#
Watch high definition ATSC digital TV or analog cable TV on your PC or laptop screen! ATSC HD is the over-the-air high definition TV standard for North America; No need to open your PC: just plug into your USB 2.0 port; Includes Hauppauge's WinTV application to watch and record TV in a window or full screen. With WinTV-Scheduler, so you can record your favorite TV programs daily, weekly or once only; Digital ATSC over-the-air TV tuner built-in. A portable digital TV antenna is included, and can be used to receive digital TV up to 10 miles from a ATSC transmitter. Record ATSC digital TV programs to your PC's hard disk using high quality MPEG-2. TV recordings will typically consume 5 Gigabytes of disk space per hour for ATSC high definition; Clear QAM digital TV tuner built-in; Watch, pause and record clear QAM cable TV channels; Record analog TV shows to your PC's hard disk using our SoftPVR MPEG-2 encoder; Analog TV recordings will typically consume 1.5 Gigabytes of disk space per hour; Windows Media Center compatible: watch and record TV with Microsofts Windows Media Center
Form Factor
External USB
USB 2.0
TV Tuner
TV Tuner
Formats Supported
Video Formats Supported
Video Capture Formats
Ports and Connectors
Ports and Connectors
USB 2.0, RG-6 Antenna
System Requirements
Supported Windows Operating Systems
Windows XP, Vista, 7
Minimum Processor Required
2.2 GHz Intel P4 or 1.8 GHz Centrino or equivalent; 2.8 GHz Intel P4 or Core Duo or equivalent for analog TV recording with MPEG-2
Minimum RAM Required
64 MB for Video Card
Minimum Hard Drive Space
1.5 Gb of disk space per hour (NTSC); 5 Gigabytes of disk space per hour (ATSC)
What's in the Box
What's in the Box
WinTV-HVR-955Q USB 2.0 TV stick with cable TV or ATSC antenna connection, Hauppauge credit card remote control, Audio/video adapter cable, USB extension cable, Portable TV antenna, Installation software and WinTV v7 application on CD-ROM, Quick Installation Guide
2 Years
2 Years