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Windows 7: Windows 7 compatible video capture(tv tuner) cards

11 Oct 2009   #1
mschugh

Windows XP
 
 
Windows 7 compatible video capture(tv tuner) cards

Hi,

I am looking for Windows 7 compatible video capture(tv tuner) PCI interface cards.

Can you please suggest the same?

Any help in this regard is highly appreciated

Regards,
Manpreet


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11 Oct 2009   #2
Antman

 

You could search NewEgg, TigerDirect, ZipZoomFly, Amazon, et al. Or post the same question in every room of every forum on the web.
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11 Oct 2009   #3
Mentasmission

Windows 7 / Ubuntu Jaunty
 
 

Just from personal experience, I think you'll have better luck with Hauppauge and Avermedia cards. Because they're TV tuner cards, though (and TV tuner drivers are almost always hit and miss), I would recommend playing it safe and going for "Windows 7 Certified" cards. That's not always a guarantee, however, so you obviously want to scour over reviews too.

You also need to decide what would be best - an internal device (i.e. PCI card, PCI-E card), or an external device (i.e. USB).

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12 Oct 2009   #4
torrentg

7600.20510 x86
 
 

I got my ancient ATI TV Wonder (PCI, original initial version, not 650, 550, Pro or USB etc...) working great under 7. So I probably correctly assume all ATI capture cards, any gen, are good.

lol here it is on Ebay for $10 (not me selling.)

http://cgi.ebay.com/ATI-TV-Wonder-PC...item414999d42e

I use iuVCR and/or VirtualVCR. Both are really good and never drop any frames even stressed. If I were you, I'd look for an HD version. I think they have them now.
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