Support: WinTV products for Windows 7

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Want to know which products are currently compatible with Microsoft Windows 7?

The chart below shows a quick reference list of products that are currently functioning with
Windows 7, both under the WinTV v7 application and under Windows 7 Media Center. All
WinTV-HVR products are AQ certified for Windows 7.

The HD PVR will operate under Windows 7 with Arcsoft TME.

Product WinTV v7 application Windows Media Center Notes
WinTV-HVR-850 (USB2) ok ok External USB
WinTV-HVR-950Q (USB2) ok ok External USB
WinTV-HVR-1150 (PCI) ok ok Full height PCI board
WinTV-HVR-1250 (PCIe) ok ok Half height PCI Express
WinTV-HVR-1500 (ExpressCard54mm) ok ok
WinTV-HVR-1600 (PCI) ok ok Full height PCI
WinTV-HVR-1800 / 1850 (PCIe) ok ok Full height PCI Express
WinTV-HVR-1950 (USB2) ok ok External USB
WinTV-HVR-2250 (PCIe) ok ok Half height PCI Express
HD PVR (USB2) ok not yet Windows 7 using HD PVR software version 2.4 or later, with Arcsoft TME

Note:

Older products

Product WinTV v7 application Windows Media Center Notes
WinTV-PVR-150 (PCI) ok ok*
WinTV-PVR-250 (PCI) not supported not supported*
WinTV-PVR-350 (PCI) not supported not supported* only RF input
WinTV-PVR-500 (PCI) ok ok*
WinTV-PVR-USB2 (USB2) ok ok * model 24xxx only

* WinTV-PVR is not certified for use with Windows 7, though it will work in many systems with Windows 7 32-bit version.

* WinTV-PVR products will not work in PC systems with 4GB or more of memory.

* FM radio has not been tested under Windows Media Center.