The only chip I could see was a Zarlink ZL The software has a very Microsoft Windows Media Center approach to it and it’s a doddle to use. I have tried to extract firmware from the original emBDA. After an initial scan, we managed to pick up all five terrestrial channels in the UK via the included antenna and the software allows you to record them by a touch of a button either in the software or on the included rather large remote control. I used the apps from Terratec to do the snoops:. The clever bods at Terratec have managed to cram not one but two DVB tuners into the svelte case that housed the Cinergy Hybrid.
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Terratec Cinergy DT USB XS Diversity | TechRadar
Unfortunatly, I could not find an Linux driver for this beast by Januar Though Hauppauge’s diversity effort undercuts it on price, considering the aesthetics of this dual tuner stick, the quality of the included remote, the excellent software and a very welcome year’s subscription to tvtv.
As long as there is plenty of space on your hard drive you can opt to use the Time Shifting function, and this works in the same way as any PVR, by allowing you to pause and then rewind live television.
In reasonable signal areas I didn’t see diversity making a huge difference in signal strength, so in general I’d probably stick with the more useful dual tuner mode. An understated laptop with plenty of gaming grit. The version with usb identifier 0ccd: The best monitor How to upgrade your gaming area with isb, speakers and more. For the on the road traveller it means you can catch a cheeky episode of Neighbours in xxs car.
TerraTec Cinergy Hybrid T USB XS – LinuxTVWiki
Alongside the television functionality, the unit also supports input via a camcorder or video recorder should you wish to transfer your old collection to CD or DVD via the other included package MakeDVD 2.
Successfully created frontends, demuxer, dvr and net. If you’ve already made the leap to digital TV, this will allow you to watch one programme while recording another entirely different one, something many DVB-T PCI cards don’t allow. Here are the pictures: Still persists firmware problems.
TERRATEC Cinergy A USB XS – TV tuner / video capture adapter – USB 2.0
For Compact and attractive Subscription to tvtv. I tried this on a Virgin train between Birmingham and Bristol and got no picture, just programme info, but I’m inclined to believe that the fact I was sitting in a large metal tube had something to do with it. I use Kaffeine for dvb-t tv watching and the device is correctly found a through its frontend the Zarlink zl Those looking for encrypted or scrambled channels will also be disappointed as you won’t be able to find them, but then you get the feeling this handy USB TV tuner isn’t about that, it’s about giving you television on the move as long as you can get a good reception.
Phone companies maybe touting trials here and everywhere to allow you to watch television on the go, but what about the band of business road warriors with their trusty laptops. Plug the device in to a spare USB2. Against Diversity mode seems largely a gimmick.
This page was last modified on 24 Octoberat I opened the case and found 2 PCBs almost coverted by shieldings. Terratec seem to do everything they can to help you here by including a magnetised DVB-T compact antenna in the box and even a cable so you can plug in to a digital or analogue cable that can then in turn, be plugged into a standard socket in the wall.
ANY1 can help me? I used the apps from Terratec to do the snoops:.
The file was create but I would like to know if it is normal that perl script always “runs out of data”. All others are under the shieldings. With latest update of v4l-dvb drivers dated 2 Julyworks better. cknergy
The software is the same suite that appeared in the Cinergy Hybrid: We are amazed that a company has managed to make a television tuner this small. I have an ubuntu lts Our Verdict Great features, easy operation and useful extras make this well worth the asking price.
The best Chromebook This page has been accessed 55, times. For those not so upwardly mobile, if you are short of space or just need to record television for screen grabs and the like, this is top notch.