WinTV-quadHD: Watch or record up to four TV programmes at a time!

WinTV-quadHD features:

  • Four tuners on one half height PCI Express board. WinTV-quadHD will fit in both full and half height PC's
  • Watch, pause or record up to four Freeview HD (DVB-T2), Freeview (DVB-T) or digital cable (DVB-C) TV programmes at the same time
  • Includes a Hauppauge remote control, with 1 meter IR receiver cable
  • Includes the WinTV v8 application, which give you TV-in-a-window or TV full screen, plus picture-in-picture
  • Also works with Windows Media Center (standard in Windows 7 and optional in Windows 8). The WinTV-quadHD is seen as 4 tuners in Windows Media Center to watch one channel or record up to four TV programmes at the same time.

Freeview HD (DVB-T2) over-the-air digital TV features:

  • Freeview HD (also called DVB-T2) is free over-the-air HD TV. Freeview HD is broadcast in the UK and some other countries in Europe, and does not require a subscription. Freeview HD is high definition and FREE!
  • WinTV-quadHD has four Freeview HD over-the-air digital TV tuners. Supports all Freeview HD formats, up to the highest HD format (MPEG-4 at 1080p30)
  • Watch, pause or record up to four Freeview HD digital TV programmes using high quality MPEG-4. TV recordings will typically consume 5 GB of disk space per hour for Freeview HD
  • Built-in antenna splitter allows you to make one connection to an aerial but watch and record up to 4 channels

Freeview (DVB-T) over-the-air digital TV features:

  • Freeview (also called DVB-T) is free over-the-air standard definition TV. Freeview (DVB-T) is broadcast throughout Europe, and does not require a subscription
  • WinTV-quadHD has four Freeview over-the-air digital TV tuners
  • Watch, pause or record up to four Freeview HD digital TV programmes using MPEG-2. TV recordings will typically consume 2 GB of disk space per hour for Freeview
  • Built-in antenna splitter allows you to make one connection to an aerial but watch and record up to 4 channels

Freeview DVB-C digital cable TV features:

  • Freeview DVB-C digital cable HDTV receivers. Watch and record up to four High Definition freeview digital cable TV channels at the same time
  • Built-in cable TV splitter allows you to make one connection to cable TV
  • Note: not all cable TV networks provides freeview DVB-C channels. Please check with your local cable operator for the availability of freeview DVB-C digital cable TV programs

Notes

  • For Singapore residents, you can receive the Mediacorp's free-to-air digital TV programs from your SCV's wall socket cable TV input point.

    Select the option as DVB-C and do a complete scan to lock all the available freeview Digital TV programs.

  • Please note that you can't receive the encrypted or paid channels via the Starhub's cable TV wall socket input with WinTV-quadHD Tuner card.
  • DVB-C channels can be received if unecrypted DVB-C channels are available in your area or from your cable TV provider.
  • Channels available from digital cable (DVB-C) depends on your Cable TV provider, please visit the website of your cable TV provider for the list of ‘freeview’ digital cable channels.
  • Hauppauge also reserves the right to make improvements and/or changes to the product, programmes and/or specifications described in the above information at any time without notice.

Model numbers

model 01629/01628(AU): WinTV-quadHD: with four DVB-T2, DVB-T and DVB-C tuners, includes half height and full height brackets, WinTV v8 application, IR receiver and Hauppauge remote control.


WinTV-quadHD Specifications

Bundled software

  • WinTV v8, the new TV application for Windows, with TV pause and recording. When used with the WinTV-quadlHD, WinTV v8 also gives you the option of picture-in-picture or watch one TV channel when recording three others. There is also a 'Open additional TV window' function to give up to four live TV windows on your PC screen.

Technical specifications

Tuner

  • Supported TV standards:
    • Freeview HD (DVB-T2)
    • Freeview (DVB-T)
    • Clear digital cable TV (DVB-C)
  • Antenna input: IEC connector
  • PC-interface: PCIe x1

TV recording formats

  • Transport stream (the original transmitted format, without any quality loss)

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System Requirements

  • Microsoft® Windows 10, 8, 7® or Windows Vista with latest Service Pack, 1 GB RAM
  • Minimum processor: Core2Duo 2.93Ghz or faster
  • Sound and graphics with support for DirectX® 9 or higher
  • PCI Express slot, x1
  • CD/DVD drive for software installation
  • Recommended: Internet connection for software updates and activations