WinTV-dualHD TV Tuner
a dual digital TV tuner for your Windows or Linux PC!
Dual tuners: watch one channel while recording another. Or have picture-in-picture or two complete TV windows
For Windows and Linux. Includes the WinTV v8 application for Windows (download, with acticvation code included). For Linux, get the latest version of Plex media Server, which supports the WinTV-dualHD for live TV and TV recording
Watch live over-the-air ATSC HD TV and clear QAM digital cable TV
Note: the WinTV-dualHD is for digital TV only. It cannot be used with a cable TV box. If you have a cable or satellite box, you should use the WinTV-HVR-955Q
Plug the WinTV-dualHD into a USB port on your Windows PC or laptop and you can watch, pause & record two channels of ATSC and clear QAM High Definition and Standard Definition TV. WinTV-dualHD has two compete TV tuners so you can:
- Record one TV program while watching another
- Record two TV program at the same time
- Have picture-in-picture
- Or have two complete TV windows on your PC screen at the same time!
ATSC is free HD TV
ATSC is free over-the-air digital HDTV standard for North America and typically requires an antenna for reception. There is no monthly fee for ATSC HD TV.
Clear QAM is digital cable TV
Clear QAM allows users to watch unencrypted HDTV stations from cable TV without a set-top box. Clear QAM does require a cable TV subscription. Clear QAM TV is not available on all cable networks, so check with your local cable TV operator for clear QAM availability.
Never miss your favorite TV show again!
The WinTV-dualHD comes with the new WinTV v8 application for Windows. With WinTV v8, you can watch or record your favorite TV programs in your PC, in a window or full screen. With the WinTV-dualHD, WinTV v8 can record two TV programs at the same time, record one TV program while recording another, or display two TV programs on your PC screen at the same time. You can choose either picture-in-picture or have two complete TV windows on your Windows screen.
The WinTV-dualHD turns your PC into a high definition DVR
Plug the WinTV-dualHD into your PC and turn it into a HDTV digital video recorder (DVR). Record two HD TV programs at the same time in the original HD quality. We use TitanTV, an Electronic Program Guide, to schedule your TV recordings. TitanTV allows you to see what's on TV now and what's coming up. Schedule TV recordings with the Hauppauge WinTV v8 application and TitanTV. Plus pause live TV and record your favorite TV programs in the full digital TV format.
- Dual tuner: two tuners so you can watch one TV channel while recording another. Or have picture-in-picture so you can watch two TV programs at a time. Or have two full TV pictures of any size on your PC screen!
- Receive free over-the-air ATSC HD TV, plus clear QAM digital cable TV. Watch HD TV in a window or full screen
- Plugs into the USB port on your laptop or desktop PC
- Record your digital TV programs in the original digital quality
- Status indicator LEDs showing that the tuner is loaded into Windows plus TVsignal strength
- WinTV-dualHD has an improved TV receiver with superior over-the-air TV reception
- Includes WinTV v8, for TV in a window or full screen
- Includes remote control
- WinTV v8, the new TV application for Windows, with TV pause and recording. When used with the WinTV-dualHD, WinTV v8 also gives you the option of picture-in-picture or record one TV channel when recording another
- Supported TV standards:
- ATSC HD TV
- Clear QAM digital cable TV
- Stereo / dual channel sound
- Antenna input: F connector
- PC-interface: USB 2.0 (Hi-Speed) or USB 3.0
TV recording formats
- Transport stream (the original transmitted format, without any quality loss)
Note: Not all cable TV networks send clear QAM channels. Please check with your local cable operator for the availability of clear QAM digital cable TV
- Microsoft® Windows 10, 8, 7® or Windows Vista with latest Service Pack, 1 GB RAM, or Windows XP (32 bit) with latest Service Pack, 512 MB RAM
- Minimum processor: Intel® Pentium® 4 2.0 GHz, Pentium M 1.3 GHz or equivalent AMD® Athlon® XP
- For HDTV, a minimum 2,6 GHz multi core processor
- Hard disk with min. 1 GB free capacity (20 GB free capacity recommended)
- USB 2.0 or 3.0 port
- Internet connection for software updates and activations
WinTV-dualHD Model Numbers
model 01595: WinTV-dualHD, with two sets of ATSC and clear QAM receivers. Dual language: English/French
Included in the box
- WinTV-dualHD dual TV tuner, USB 2.0 compatible
- Portable TV antenna
- Credit card size remote control (with batteries)
- USB extension cable
- WinTV v8 (download, with activation code included)
- Quick Installation Guide