Hauppauge 01192 WinTV-HVR-1950 Hybrid Video Recorder - 1192

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This device costs way too much for what it can / does do. I first tried it on Win XP Pro (MCE2005) and the product worked outside of MCE OK but inside MCE can only get analog input. An Analog unit would be much cheaper solution. Most people that have MCE and use it are people that want simple; which is what Microsoft gives you; a very restrictive do it my way ... no or else. I then installed the unit on a new Vista Premium (incluses Media Center) and it will NOT work outside of MCE. Inside MCE you can get HD Over The Air OR analog (composite / svid) but not both. The WinTV6 software will not install at all from the CD and the updated download installed but won't run. Furthermore, I could not get the included IR blaster to be recognized by MCE so if I had not already had an HP approved IR interface I would not have been able to even test the analog under MCE senario. The unit only compresses (MPEG2) analog inputs. So you do need a heafty machine to process HD signals. Managing Microsofts MCE file format (drv-ms) is also a pain. I'm still looking for a Video processing package that will accept it directly. The video tools that come with Vista are pretty lame.

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pig in a poke

on 8/9/2008

This device costs way too much for what it can / does do. I first tried it on Win XP Pro (MCE2005) and the product worked outside of MCE OK but inside MCE can only get analog input. An Analog unit would be much cheaper solution. Most people that have MCE and use it are people that want simple; which is what Microsoft gives you; a very restrictive do it my way ... no or else. I then installed the unit on a new Vista Premium (incluses Media Center) and it will NOT work outside of MCE. Inside MCE you can get HD Over The Air OR analog (composite / svid) but not both. The WinTV6 software will not install at all from the CD and the updated download installed but won't run. Furthermore, I could not get the included IR blaster to be recognized by MCE so if I had not already had an HP approved IR interface I would not have been able to even test the analog under MCE senario. The unit only compresses (MPEG2) analog inputs. So you do need a heafty machine to process HD signals. Managing Microsofts MCE file format (drv-ms) is also a pain. I'm still looking for a Video processing package that will accept it directly. The video tools that come with Vista are pretty lame. Read More

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Excellent Product! Worked just as I planned.

on 8/25/2008

This TV tuner worked perfecly, I was able to use it with Windows Vista 64-bit. I was able to record all those late night 2008 Olympic events. My only complaint is that the remote control is not "Media Center" compatible. Read More

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Product Overview

Watch, pause and record TV over USB. Watch live HDTV or cable TV on your PC. Record your favorite TV shows to your computer.

Specifications

Manufacturer Hauppauge
Mfg Part# 1192
SKU 207993630
UPC 785428011929
UPC 14 00785428011929
Sales Rank 43788
Features
Product Type TV Tuner / TV Tuner
Audio Line In Yes / Yes
Height 1.1" / 1.1"
Width 3.9" / 3.9"
Depth 4.1" / 4.1"
Video System ATSC / ATSC / NTSC / NTSC
Product Series HVR / HVR
Brand Name Hauppauge / Hauppauge
Form Factor External / External
Functions TV Tuning / TV Tuning / Video Recording / Video Recording / FM Tuning / FM Tuning
Manufacturer Hauppauge Computer Works / Hauppauge Computer Works
Product Model HVR-1950 / HVR-1950
Product Name 01192 WinTV-HVR-1950 Hybrid Video Recorder / 01192 WinTV-HVR-1950 Hybrid Video Recorder
Product Line WinTV / WinTV
Manufacturer Part Number 1192 / 1192
Package Contents 01192 WinTV-HVR-1950 Hybrid Video RecorderUSB cableHauppauge Remote Control Including batteriesIR Blaster CableWinTV Installation and Utilities Software CD-ROMQuick Installation Guide / 01192 WinTV-HVR-1950 Hybrid Video RecorderUSB cableHauppauge Remote Control Including batteriesIR Blaster CableWinTV Installation and Utilities Software CD-ROMQuick Installation Guide
Host Interface USB / USB
Weight (Approximate) 6.50 oz / 6.50 oz
Tech Specs
Interfaces/Ports 1 x mini-DIN / 1 x Composite Video / RCA Audio In / 1 x TV / 1 x FM / 1 x IR
Product Type TV Tuner
Manufacturer Part Number 1192
Manufacturer Website Address www.hauppauge.com
Manufacturer Hauppauge Computer Works
Product Model 01192
Product Name 01192 WinTV-HVR-1950 Hybrid Video Recorder
Product Line WinTV
Brand Name Hauppauge
Package Contents 01192 WinTV-HVR-1950 Hybrid Video Recorder USB cable Hauppauge Remote Control Including batteries IR Blaster Cable WinTV Installation and Utilities Software CD-ROM Ulead DVD Movie Factory Software on CD Quick Installation Guide
System Requirements 1.0 GHz Intel P4 or equivalent (for watching cable TV) (Minimum) 2.2 GHz Intel P4 or equivalent (for watching high definition ATSC or QAM digital TV) (Minimum) Available USB 2.0 port Graphics with 64MB memory (or greater) Sound card for TV audio Optional DVD burner for creating DVDs from your recordings Note: High definition QAM and ATSC video is not compatible with DVD disks and therefore cannot be recorded Operating System Required: Microsoft Windows Vista (any version) or Windows XP with Service Pack 2 Microsoft Windows Vista Premium
Dimensions 1.10" Height x 3.94" Width x 4.09" Depth
Weight (Approximate) 6.50 oz
Form Factor External
Software Included WinTV-Scheduler
Host Interface USB
Platform Support PC
Functions TV Tuning / Video Recording / FM Tuning
Video Formats MPEG-2
Video Features Watch, pause and record TV on your PC or laptop, in window or full screen Watch ATSC HD digital TV, up to 1080i format Watch clear QAM digital cable TV up to 1080i format NTSC analog cable TV, 125 channel cable-ready tuner Record ATSC digital TV or clear QAM digital cable TV in the original digital quality Recording analog cable TV with the on-board MPEG-2 encoder, which allows your PC to run at full speed while recording Dolby-TV stereo decoder IR Blaster to control satellite and cable TV set top boxes
Video System ATSC / NTSC
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