Or you can export to QuickTime. Mac OS X Of course, this is not intended for watching on a set, but rather on your Mac. The movie channels are, of course, scrambled, so they cannot be watched using the EYETV Plus, but the off air and basic channels can. This is the perfect companion for anyone wishing to turn their Front Row-equipped Mac mini into a true media center computer. I had nothing but trouble with the Tubestick. Also, I record shows when I watch them so I can pause it in case I have to run an errand.
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You can set it to record specific shows, all shows in a eeytv, all NEW shows in a series, or other wild card like everything with a specific actor. It’s got a DVR so you can record shows so you can skip through all the commercials and just drag the slider to fast forward or rewind shows.
The accompanying software is much better laid out and the channel scanner is far better than the Equinux scanner. It even comes with a dedicated remote control, allowing you to operate the computer just like a TV. Complete Solution The EyeTV Plus is a complete solution, featuring an integrated tuner as well as a remote control.
Rated 4 out of 5 by Cmurockstar from Just what it says Just like prior EyeTV and Elegato products, this is a solid piece of hardware and software Or you can export to QuickTime. It will connect to an outdoor antenna I live in the countryor to a cable TV drop.
The device does all the encoding, so there is very little load on the computer processor. Yes, analog is better in a perfect world, but cable TV systems are far from perfect!
The only downside is that the software requires keying in a really long key. I had nothing but trouble with the Tubestick. This product set up easily and worked right away.
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I bought this after using the Equinux Tubestick Hybrid for the last year and a half. It allows a Mac to be used as a DVR, and works with two different services to schedule recordings. Also, it’s a lot cheaper than buying an HDTV. Still requires cable box for some channels. Write a review arfucrfscyfu. It costs a little more, and that is pretty much the only way you can tell them apart.
Do they really think someone is going egetv buy the PC version of the hardware and pirate the software? QAM is the modulation scheme the cable TV operators are using for their digital channels, and is totally incompatible with over the air digital television.
This device also works as a digital over-the-air TV tuner and recorder, which is handy. Update Unrecognized Zip Code. Rated 4 out of 5 by Anonymous from A Fine Product There are two versions of the product, one produced before late January, and one produced after.
Your mileage may vary but I have found this product excellent so far. The small external device connects to your computer via a standard USB 2. Toast 8 Basic included required for disc burning Hardware: Rated 5 out of 5 by Sirons from Excellent Product.
It crashed reliably whenever there was a weak signal and in the end my computer just stopped seeing it over USB. This is the perfect companion for anyone wishing to turn their Front Row-equipped Mac mini into a true media center computer. This lets you easily export video to watch on your iPod.
The movie channels are, of course, scrambled, so they cannot be watched using the EYETV Plus, but the off air and basic channels can.
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The included software is fully featured and pretty easy to use. Device Type USB 2. My old PowerBook G4 works with it just fine.