I got one of these fairly early on and went through its growing pains through many firmware and driver upgrades. Today, it is a pretty solid box and does exactly what it advertises. It takes component video from any HD cable or satellite box, digitizes and compresses it to an h.264 transport...Read the full review →
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I have two of these that I use with Sage TV. Both locked up after extended periods of use. After modding them with ARogan's fan mod http://blog.arogan.com/2008/06/hauppauge-hd-pvr-mo... they’ve worked flawlessly for a while now. These boxes are probably pretty far from something the...Read the full review →
Conceptually this thing is amazing. The implementation of it through software sucks. They need to start their own software and stop letting the freeware market ruin the experience.Read the full review →
This device claims to deliver so much yet offers one of the least user friendly setup schemes imaginable. Everything about it seems like a huge hack, and nothing is implemented right out of the box. But once you take the time to get it setup "properly" it works without issue. This...Read the full review →
I got this device over a year ago, and I haven't had any problem, I am running the software on Win XP and Windows 7. I refresh my computer every 6 months to avoid any software conflicts. The HD PVR is easy to set up, just plug in cables and the USB to a computer and your ready to go. Just...Read the full review →