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HD PVR Rocket model 1540

  • A portable HD video game recorder
  • Record Xbox One, Xbox360, PS3*, PS4 and PC game play
  • Completely stand alone: records to a USB thumb drive (up to 64Gb thumb drives supported)
  • Can also be used PC connected to record your game play directly to your disk drive

HD PVR Rocket
model 1540

HD PVR Rocket can record from systems with the following specs

  • Xbox One, Xbox 360 or PS4 game console (PS4 needs an upgrade from Sony to support HDMI recording)
  • PS3* game console
  • PC game system with HDMI out and support for 1080p60, 1080p50 or 720p video

System Requirements for recording


  • USB 2.0 or 3.0 to supply power

PC connected

  • Laptop or desktop PC with 3.0 GHz single core or 2.0 GHz multi-core processor
  • USB 2.0 or 3.0 port
  • Microsoft® Windows® 10, 8, 7 Vista or Windows XP Service Pack 3
  • HD TV set with HDMI input
  • 1 GB recommended
  • Sound card
  • 220 MB free hard disk space

*Note: For use with the PS3, an optional PS3 to component video cable is required.

Package Includes

  • HD PVR Rocket high definition H.264 personal video recorder, USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 powered, with built-in microphone mixer and USB thumb drive connector
  • USB 'Y' cable - 9 ft.
  • 2 meter HDMI cable
  • Microphone (1/8") for recording game commentary
  • Hauppauge A/V adapter cable
  • Quick installation guide

Bundled software applications (free download)

  • Hauppauge Capture, with these features:
    • Video capture for recording video game play with game commentary and FaceCam
    • Trim your videos
    • Upload videos to YouTube
    • StreamEez: stream your game play on Twitch, YouTube or Ustream