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Postby ccb056 on Sat Nov 30, 2002 1:08 pm

I'm looking for a PCI card that can browse tv stations, capture video, and encode it for less than 100 USD at high quality, any suggestions? Thanx for your time.
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Postby Action Jackson on Sat Nov 30, 2002 1:34 pm

I'm using ATI's TV Wonder PCI [stereo, MPEG 2].

Unfortunately for me, I have to run it with very old drivers to get it to work correctly. Other people don't have any problems whatsoever. I paid $89 Canadian, so in USD, it should be pretty cheap.

I really don't trust ATI's drivers, but the TV image quality can't be beat for me.

You can also consider a All In Wonder PCI card from them too.
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Postby TheWizard on Sat Nov 30, 2002 6:07 pm

I have the TV Wonder PCI as well, and it's a pretty good card considering there are newer TV Tuner cards out there. I agree that the ATI drivers are a little shoddy, but I'm using the beta drivers v7.6 and they seem to work well in XP. I can't say the same about the older, non-beta drivers v7.0 in XP.
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