Compare Hauppauge USB TV tuners

TV tuner
WinTV-dualHDWinTV-dualHD WinTV-HVR-955QWinTV-HVR-955Q XboxTVXbox TV Tuner WinTV-HVR-1975/1955WinTV-HVR-1975/1955
Model Number 1595 1191 1578 1192
Bus type USB 2.0 / USB 3.0 USB 2.0 / USB 3.0 USB 2.0 / USB 3.0 USB 2.0 / USB 3.0
Number of tuners 2 1 1 1
Digital TV receiver format ATSC/QAM ATSC/QAM ATSC/QAM ATSC/QAM
Analog TV format NTSC NTSC*** NTSC
MPEG-2 encoder for analog TV Software encoder Software encoder Hardware encoder - up to 8Mbits/sec
Surround sound audio**
Remote control
IR blaster
A/V input S-Video, composite, audio External A/V cable External A/V cable Built-in
FM Radio ***
Comes with portable ATSC antenna
  1. * Clear QAM is unencrypted digital cable TV, and can be received by connecting directly to a cable TV wire (no cable box needed). Clear QAM is not available from all cable operators, so check with your cable operator for clear QAM availability. To receive clear QAM, you will need to use Windows Media Center 8 or 7 or the Hauppauge WinTV v8 or WinTV v7 application.
  2. A Media Center remote control kit is available as an option
  3. ** Surround sound audio is on some ATSC and clear QAM digital TV broadcasts
  4. *** The Xbox TV Tuner supports NTSC video and FMN radio on Windows only