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HD-PVR: Model 1212 by Hauppauge




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  • Platform: PC , PlayStation 3 , Xbox 360
  • Publisher: Hauppauge
  • Developer: Hauppauge
  • Category: Accessories , Cables & Adaptors

Product Details:

Compatible with PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC. What can HD PVR do? It can record high definition or regular TV from your game console, satellite or cable TV receiver onto a PC disk drive in a compressed H.264 format. Once TV programs or gameplay are recorded, you can play them back onto your PC screen or burn them on a DVD disk or Blu-ray DVD player for playback.

H.264 format is used by Blu-ray disks and exceeds other compression standards in quality and disk space consumption, providing a crisp image and amazing digital sound. H.264 use 1/3 of disk space compare to the popular MPEG-2 format.

Upload your game play to YouTube: HD PVR captures videos in HD in the H.264 format. This is perfect for uploading to YouTube!

Make your own movie library: Once TV programs are recorded onto the PC, you can play them back on your PC screen or transfer them to a DVD or Blu-ray disk for playback on a Blu-ray DVD player. You can also play them on a Sony PlayStation 3 or a Microsoft Xbox 360.

Amazing quality - HD PVR will record videos using H.264 compression at HD resolutions up to 1080i. Create your own HD media library on Bluray disc. Watch them on your PC screen, a HD plasma or LCD screen in full HD!

Record your video game play in HD - HD PVR can record from your PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360 to make video recordings of your game play. Make a high definition movie of your game play, and share this movie with your friends!

Use HD PVR with your cable TV or satellite Set Top Box - Connect your satellite or cable TV receiver box and schedule TV or HDTV recordings. With the IR blaster, HD PVR can turn the set top box on, change the channel and record the selected program. WinTV-Scheduler provides then an easy way to schedule these recordings from your PC. Find your favorite movie, sports event or show, schedule it and let HD PVR take over!

Package Includes:

  • HD PVR high definition H.264 personal video recorder, USB
  • Remote Control including batteries
  • IR Blaster transmitter cable to control external devices
  • Component video cable set, Audio cable set
  • USB cable
  • 5V 2 amp power supply

Bundled software applications:

  • Arcsoft TotalMediaExtreme: for video capture, preview, playback, authoring and burning your TV recordings onto a HD-DVD, CD or DVD Blu-ray compatible disc
  • Arcsoft TotalMedia Theater: a Blu-ray video player so you can play back your video recordings on your PC
  • Arcsoft MediaConverter: converts your H.264 HD recordings onto other formats (MOV, MP4 and WMV)
  • Hauppauge's WinTV-Scheduler for scheduling TV recordings

Technical Specifications:

  • Hardware encoder:
    • H.264 AVCHD video encoder
    • AC-3 audio recording
    • Recording datarate: from 1 to 13.5 Mbits/sec
    • Recording format: up to 1080i from component video (YCrCb and YPrPb). The video input format determines the recorded format. For example, 1080i input records at 1080i, 720p records at 720p, etc.
  • Size: 19.8 cm wide x 17.3 cm deep x 7 cm high
  • Power: 5V at 2 amps
  • Weight: 0,54 kg / 20 oz



Disk Drive
CD-ROM drive for installing the HD PVR software
Hard Drive Space
220 MB free hard disk space
Operating System
Windows 7 (32 and 64-bit), Windows Vista or Windows XP service pack 2 (32-bit).
Intel Core Duo or equivalent
Video Card
Graphics card with 256MB memory (or greater)
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