Buying a TV Capture card (pinnacle, hauppauge: wincast, pvr, etc)

Steve O'Hara-Smith steve at
Wed Dec 7 04:06:46 PST 2005

On Tue, 6 Dec 2005 13:44:18 -0200
Mario Sergio Fujikawa Ferreira <lioux-list at> wrote:

> Hi,
> 	I am considering acquiring a tv capture card in order to
> build a personal PVR system. Besides helping me test the video
> capture support of some ports I maintain.

	I've been quite happy with my Pinnacle/Miro cards (PCTV)
but it is getting hard to find one that is actually bktr based now
and the newer ones that are tend to have an MT2050 tuner which I have
been completely unable to make work properly (for S-Video this doesn't
matter of course).

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