WinTV-HVR-1600 brings over-the-air high definition ATSC digital TV, clear QAM digital cable TV and analog cable TV to your PC. Watch and record TV in a window or full screen using high quality MPEG-2.
Clear QAM TV channels are unencrypted digital TV channels broadcast by your local cable operator
Many cable operators are transmitting the high definition ATSC channels on their cable networks. They also broadcast the basic cable channels in using clear QAM. You can use the WinTV v6 application to watch and record these channels.
ATSC digital TV brings you sharper pictures
ATSC digital TV brings you sharper pictures and enriches your PC's multimedia experience with near CD quality sound. WinTV-HVR's ATSC digital TV tuner adds great features to your TV viewing - high definition TV reception, automatic identification of channel names plus records high-definition digital TV programs to your PC's hard disk in an MPEG-2 format without any loss in quality.
Create your own personal digital video recorder
Use the WinTV-scheduler to schedule the recordings of your favorite analog or ATSC digital TV programs. Play the recordings back to your PC screen at any time.
Control your cable TV or satellite set top box with WinTV-HVR-1600's IR blaster
Both the WinTV2000 and WinTV-scheduler can automatically control the channel on your set top box, so you no longer need to manually change set top box channels.
Technically speakingProduct Highlights
WinTV-HVR-1600 contains two tuners - an ATSC digital TV tuner for over the air digital TV reception plus a 125-channel cable ready TV tuner. For ATSC digital TV, all 18 ATSC formats including 1080i can be watched or recorded to disk as a program stream. A highly integrated MPEG-1/2 hardware encoder is on-board for recording analog cable TV to disk.
In The Box
- Watch analog or digital TV on your PC screen, in a window or full screen
- Watch and record clear QAM digital cable TV
- Clear QAM digital TV are unencrypted digital TV channels broadcast by your local cable operator on their cable TV networks
- Watch and record ATSC high definition digital TV on your PC
- Watch and record analog cable TV
- The WinTV-HVR-1600 has a built-in hardware MPEG-2 encoder, so your PC continues to run at full speed while recording analog cable TV
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