PCTV nanoStick T2 is the world’s first DVB-T2 (Freeview HD in the UK) receiver and turns your PC and laptop into an HDTV PVR. The included TVCenter application lets you time shift and record TV shows and even stream SD live-TV and TV recordings to your iPhone, iPad or other PCs and Macs. PCTV nanoStick T2 is fully backward compatible to DVB-T (Freeview) and delivers outstanding reception for both standards. Other features include support for Windows Media Center (DVB-T only). DVB-T antenna, USB extension cable and mini remote control are included. PCTV nanoStick T2 is a compact USB tuner for the next gen digital terrestrial TV (Freeview HD / DVB-T2). Now you can watch, time shift and record free HDTV (Freeview HD) in perfect picture quality on your PC and laptop. PCTV nanoStick T2 also supports SDTV reception (DVB-T) and its streaming from a Windows PC to an iPhone or iPad. TV recordings with nanoStick T2 on your hard disk can be scheduled and played back from these mobile devices as well as from any PC or MAC via its web browser – never miss your favourite TV show. Key Features Enjoy future-proof DVB-T2 technology on your PC – Now! Watch and record in transport-stream quality on your PC! Stream and watch live-TV (SD) wherever you are! Imagine you can watch your home TV program on your iPhone in a cafe or hotel lobby. The included DistanTV software lets you stream Live-TV and TV recordings to your iPhone and iPad. You can even schedule TV recordings over the Internet with your smart phone. DistanTV works in your home network (W-LAN) as well as over the Internet (Wi-Fi hotspot and 3G). TVCenter: turns your PC into a full digital video recorder Watch TV in full-screen or scalable window Use time shifting to pause and rewind live TV Record your favourite shows or schedule future recordings Technical Specifications Tuner Interface: USB 2.0 (Hi-Speed) Supported TV standards: DVB-T2, DVB-T Stereo / dual channel sound Antenna input: MCX connector TV recording formats MPEG-1 (off-line trans-coding) MPEG-2 transport stream MPEG-4 H.264 (AVC) MPEG-4 compatible with PSP/iPod (try&buy) Minimum System Requirements Microsoft® Windows 7® or Windows Vista with latest Service Pack, 1 GB RAM Or Windows XP (32 bit) with latest Service Pack, 512 MB RAM Intel® Pentium® 4 2.0 GHz, Pentium M 1.3 GHz or equivalent AMD® Athlon® XP For HDTV: 2,6 GHz multi core processor Hard disk with min. 1 GB free capacity (20 GB free capacity recommended) Sound and graphics with support for DirectX® 9 or higher USB 2.0 port CD/DVD drive for software installation Recommended: Internet connection for software updates and activations Important notes on DVB-T reception: DVB-T reception is depending on location and might be impaired by thick or steel-enforced walls, and high neighboring buildings. In such environments, an outdoor / roof-top DVB-T antenna is required. Mobile reception of DVB-T, e.g. in a car or train, is in general not possible. For best reception a roof-top antenna is advised.
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