[mythtv-users] Internal HD Cards with component or HDMI inputs
freedenizen at gmail.com
Wed Feb 23 16:56:35 UTC 2011
On Wed, Feb 23, 2011 at 8:50 AM, Craig Van Tassle <craig at codestorm.org> wrote:
> I just got my DirecTv boxes upgraded for me to the HD ones with a
> Composite/LEFT/Right, Component, and HDMI outputs, there are no Coax
> outputs at all. :(
What sort of output were you expecting on coax?
> I've read up on the HD-PVR from Hauppage, that seems to be an option
> but I'm not sure how I will grab from the HD-PVR into my server. Also
> from what I have read about the HD-PVR the best I can get is 1080i. I
> would like to be able to go up to 1080P. That is mostly why I'm looking
> at the composite input direct to the cards.
the HD-PVR connects via USB and uses component inputs for video and
SPDIF for digital audio or RCA inputs for analog audio.
AFAIK no broadcaster broadcasts in 1080P but I could be mistaken.
Composite only does SD resolutions.
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