From the Manufacturer Watch digital TV and listen to digital radio on your PC: With WinTV-NEXUS in your PC, you can receive digital television and radio with perfect picture and audio quality. More than 300 digital satellite channels are currently available, and more are added monthly. In addition, you can receive videotext transmitted along with the digital TV signal.
Record your favourite digital TV shows to disk: With a single mouse click, you can record your favourite digital TV shows, or digital radio programmes, onto your PC's hard disk drive. You can also use the integrated scheduler to programme your recordings!
WinTV-NEXUS includes a high performance MPEG-2 video decoder: Digital TV uses a high quality video and audio encoding technology called "MPEG-2". And WinTV-NEXUS includes a high performance MPEG-2 decoder, so your PC runs at full speed while you watch digital TV. And with the NEXUS's TV out, you can also watch digital TV on your home television set!
Data services for digital TV: The European digital TV standard uses DVB (Digital Video Broadcast). DVB provides high quality TV and radio, plus new data services. An example of a DVB data service is "Internet via Satellite", where your web pages are delivered to your PC at high speeds via DVB, and your mouse clicks are sent to your internet service provider via a slow telephone line. File download services via DVB enable the fast transfer of large files to your PC. (More information on these services can be found on www.hauppauge.co.uk. In order to use these data services, it might be necessary to contract with the respective service provider).
TV-Out and S/PDIF Out: You can attach a television set to the composite video output of the WinTV-NEXUS to watch TV on your home television set. You can even play your recorded digital TV shows from disk to your TV set! And with WinTV-NEXUS's S/PDIF output, you can connect the high quality digital audio to your home theater sound system.
Features and Benefits
Digital TV on any PC or television set Record digital TV and radio to PC's hard disk Includes a high performance MPEG-2 decoder Use it for digital data services Includes remote control