[mythtv] Recommended inexpensive _stereo_ tv tuner/capture card?
Scott F. Crosby
skroz at skroz.net
Sun Jan 26 22:38:04 EST 2003
Are there any drawbacks to the VE or AIW Radeon PCI? I'm considering
building a MythTV system around one of the two. They're in the same
price range as the Hauppauge carsd, but seem more featureful.
On Sun, 2003-01-26 at 17:09, Kevin D. Timm wrote:
> Get the ATI TV Wonder (not VE). It has the stereo, and I recall
> using btaudio on it, though I wouldn't bet my life on it.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: mythtv-dev-bounces at snowman.net
> > [mailto:mythtv-dev-bounces at snowman.net]On Behalf Of Michael Bourgon
> > Sent: Sunday, January 26, 2003 3:18 PM
> > To: mythtv-dev at snowman.net
> > Subject: [mythtv] Recommended inexpensive _stereo_ tv tuner/capture
> > card?
> > Howdy, all. I'm hoping to build a dedicated mythtv
> > box in the next month or so, and I'm busy trying to
> > figure out all the parts I need.
> > I plan on doing dual capture, so a athlon 1800+ seems
> > to be the way to go. I'll use an old capture card,
> > connected to the cable box, for "live tv". The sound
> > and video will go from the cable box to the capture
> > card and onboard sound card.
> > However, for the second card, I'd like to do stereo
> > tv. I know for mono tuners that the WinTV-GO and TV
> > Wonder VE are recommended, but what would you
> > recommend for a relatively inexpensive stereo TV
> > capture card? Also, I'd like to be able to use the
> > BTAudio, since then I won't need to buy an additional
> > soundcard. Most of the recommendations I see here
> > mention chipsets and the like, but what are the actual
> > product names?
> > Ideas? Recommendations? Things to avoid? Many
> > thanks.
> > Michael
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