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Hauppauge 1191 WinTV-HVR-950Q TV Tuner Review

Hauppauge 1191 WinTV-HVR-950Q TV Tuner is a handy little device to watch TV channels on your computer or laptop. It’s portable and you can easily carry it with you wherever you go and connect to your laptop or to a computer with USB.

With lots of TV fans around, I think it’s essential to introduce some TV tuner for those who are in need. When you are following a TV show, it’s possible you may miss some episodes due to some reasons like you’re away from home or a big game on TV that you can’t afford to miss. Hauppauge 1191 WinTV-HVR-950Q TV Tuner will make sure that you won’t miss your favorite show due to these reasons.

It offers easy access to TV programs from anywhere. You can use it to watch TV channels on your laptop or PC. You can even record shows to your hard drive to watch later. It has ability to catch digital and analog signals and will create high quality images on your PC or laptop. Let’s take a look at some technical specifications.

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  • Ability to play HDTV, Analog TV and Cable TV (QAM) channels on your PC or laptop
  • Includes WinTV v6 application to record TV shows to Hard Drive
  • Includes remote control and portable antenna
  • Watch TV in full screen or in a window
  • Scheduler to automate recording tasks daily, weekly or monthly

So it’s a perfect device to fulfill your TV madness right? You can record all of your favorite shows and then burn it to DVD to watch it later on your television or computer. With help of scheduler, you can set it to record programs automatically even when you’re away from your PC or laptop. It can’t get better than this.

What’s in the Package

  • WinTV-HVR-950 USB 2.0 TV stick
  • USB Extension Cable
  • Portable Antenna
  • CD-ROM
  • Remote Control
  • Quick Installation Guide

Setting up Hauppauge 1191 WinTV-HVR-950Q TV Tuner is very easy. You don’t have to worry about it a bit. Even a kid can do it. If you know how to stick a USB flash drive in to your computer’s USB hub, you’ll be fine with setting it up. More information about tuning, recording and other stuff are available at quick start guide in full details.

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  1. Dear brother I want to buy the hauppauge TV stick. Will it work in srilanka

    Pls advise me