DVB-T USB Dongle for Desktop PC's, Notebooks or Netbooks - watch and record digital TV on your computer with this handy receiver and record the programs you like with DVR software. For roughly the price of a single DVD movie you can turn you computer into both a digital TV and a DVR. Twenty-second century entertainment at your fingertips!
This remarkable USB accessory is actually the worlds greatest computer upgrade. By simply inserting the DVB-T dongle into an available USB port and then installing DVR software, like the included evaluation copy of Blaze or even better open-source software solutions, you are then ready to sit down and enjoy your your favorite TV shows right on your desktop, notebook or netbook computer. A great "toy" for those people who like to multitask or who have short attention spans
Similar to today's popular PVR's, computer TV viewing + recording software can auto detect your DVB-T region and automatically scan all available digital TV channels and adds them to your channel selection EPG. Now you can flip through channels just like you do at home. Then you can use recording software to record a program immediately with the press of a button or make use of the time shift function and you've got yourself a modest TiVo alternative, but at a much better price (and without monthly fees!).
This DVB-T dongle receives and encodes digital TV signals in MPEG-2 format for a quality picture every time. Since you'll be using the dongle style receiver for your desktop PC, laptop, or netbook, all your favorite programs are saved directly to your hard drive for easy access anytime.
At a Glance...
Plug and Play digital TV receiver
Watch and Record free DVB-T
Magnetic antenna included
Affordable priced digital TV
Note: The DVB-T digital TV standard is not used worldwide. Check if DVB-T signals are available in your country or region before you purchase this item.
Product Description: DVB-T live TV receiver for personal computers
Receiving Freq: 48.25~855.25MHz
Computer Connection: USB 2.0
Compatible Computer Systems: Windows 2000/XP/Vista/Windows7
Certifications: CE, FCC, ROHS
Evaluate the included basic DVB-T software for yourself. You may decide you need more advanced features, in which case we recommend that you try out some of the popular open-source titles or purchase a commercial DVR software package. Depending on your DVB-T software, you may be able to do any or all of the following:
- Record TV programs instantly or at a scheduled time
- Use smart search functionality to quickly locate favorite TV shows or desired TV show times
- Time shift to pause live TV shows or skip commercials
- Save and organize favorite channels
- Visit (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_PVR_software_packages) to see some of the additional software choices
DVB-T USB Dongle
Digital TV antenna with magnetic base
CD with drivers, software
FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
Which DVB-T standard is supported with this tuner, MPEG2 or MPEG4 (H.264)?
This unit supports DVB-T MPEG-2 broadcasts.