Latest reviews in Input Adapters »

Technology overtakes TV companies!

Advantages: As easy as any other PCI board to install
Disadvantages: Needs a good crisp TV signal off your aerial

I really like Hauppauge products; they are quirky, sometimes flaky, need to be nursed along with updated drivers from their web site, but generally do a good job at what they are supposed to. The WinTV NOVA PCI card is no exception. You plug it in, wrestl ...

PhillofEwell 26.02.2004 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: somewhat helpful
Review of Hauppauge WinTV Nova

Compatibility

Speed

Reliability

Ease of Installation

Value for Money

Probably one of the Cheapest and Best TV PCI Card

Advantages: Watch Analgue and Digital Freeview TV on your PC, Record TV
Disadvantages: Need to OPEN PC to slot in PCI card, Need a free PCI Slot

WHY BUY A TV AND A FREEVIEW BOX WHEN YOU CAN USE YOUR PC I didn't have a tv in my room since there wasn't any room for even a small one. I thought how would I be able to view TV in my room. Buying a Flat Screen TV (which probably is the only TV tha ...

qasem121 12.07.2007 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Hauppauge WinTV HVR-1100

Compatibility

Speed

Reliability

Ease of Installation

Value for Money

It took a long time to WinTV

Advantages: Inexpensive and useful
Disadvantages: Does not install on all motherboards tried

I 1st installed this on a Vista machine with an Asus K8V SE motherboard The card was seemingly installed OK but after scan I could not receive any freeview channels, only analogue so I rang the help desk because the analogue system h ...

rbell5ciao 27.10.2007 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: helpful
Review of Hauppauge WinTV HVR-1100

Compatibility

Speed

Reliability

Ease of Installation

Value for Money

Good Picture Quality, but software is a let down.

Advantages: Digital Picture quality if tops!
Disadvantages: WinTV sucks, Channels numberrs not ordered up, EPG sucks, No Teletext

If you are like me and want to watch TV whilst doing stuff on your PC, this is the card for you. It takes up one PCI slot (do check if you have a spare slot as new motherboards don't include many spares one) The (Freeview) picture quality is "SUPERB" o ...

rajeshk4u 24.10.2007 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: helpful
Review of Hauppauge WinTV HVR-1100

Compatibility

Speed

Reliability

Ease of Installation

Value for Money