Manufacturer: Adaptec, Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 19.5 MB
Operating System: Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 184.108.40.206 / 02/25/2004
The Adaptec AVC-3310 USB Device is a TV tuner and digital recorder device that can be deployed to convert a conventional computer system into a complete home entertainment center. This particular hardware component interfaces with the host computer system using the Universal Serial Bus interface port. Television signals are received using a TV input port that makes use of a 75 Ohm coaxial cable which can recognize NTSC signals. The device driver allows for the implementation of a 720 by 480 pixels resolution during run time. Video and audio input ports are likewise available on the Adaptec AVC-3310 USB Device which makes use of an RCA connector. The device driver also supports the onboard Infrared receiver unit built into the supported hardware component. This interface is normally reserved for the remote commander unit which allows the computer user to invoke commands while physically away from the main hardware component.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
By deploying the Adaptec AVC-3310 USB Device into a host computer system the computer user gains the functionality of watching, rewinding, pausing, and fast forwarding live TV broadcasts. When invoking the record feature of the supported hardware component an MPEG-2 format multimedia file will be stored in the local hard drive of the host machine. The computer user has the ability to specify where recorded TV broadcasts will be stored in the local hard drive. Aside from this the device driver also provides the computer user with a host of other control settings which can be access from a configuration menu of the supported hardware component. The settings that will be dictated by the computer user in this configuration panel will affect the performance of the Adaptec AVC-3310 USB Device at run time. The operation of this particular hardware component is supported by the underlying graphics processing card. As such the device driver of this multimedia component establishes a communication link with the device driver of the video adapter. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Adaptec AVC-3310 USB Device errors before installing any driver updates.