ATI eHomeWonder, WDM Video CODEC

Category: Monitor and video card
Manufacturer: ATI
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 3.34MB
Operating System: Windows 95/98/2000/XP/2003/NT
Latest Version / Release Date: / N.A.

Windows device driver information for ATI eHomeWonder, WDM Video CODEC

This is another PCI TV solution from ATI. It exceeds expectations from all its users. ATI’s E-HOME WONDER™ introduces a hardware known as MPEG-2 encoding. This permits compatibility among PC manufacturers to further cater to Windows XP Media Center Edition across multiple processor platforms. The device is further equipped with an FM tuner. Combing and making use of a double feature, TV and computer hardware – make this device the very reason why TV tuners were further manufactured. There are a lot of TV tuners which are further categorized as interfaces such as the PCI bus expansion card, PCI Express bus, PCMCIA, ExpressCard or USB devices which have become very popular in the market these days. There also other multi function video cards that contain double function such as TV tuners. Most of these cards are regarded as hyped devices from ATI that belong to the “All-In-Wonder” series.

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These cards have most of the TV tuner’s specifications. This includes a tuner and an analog to digital converter or an analog front end. These are paired further with demodulation and interface logic. Other additional features include an onboard processor. This processor gets its power to the system's central processing unit for demodulation as similar to the Winmodem. Video cards are known by various names. These video cards are also known as a video adapter, graphics accelerator card, display adapter and a graphics card. A video capture card functions mostly as video capture devices. It is innovated to directly link itself to expansion slots in personal computers and servers. Its models vary from the many companies that manufacture it like PCI, newer PCI Express (PCIe) or AGPbus interfaces. Another term that maybe connected with TV tuner cards is a graphics card or an expansion card whose purpose is to create and output images onto a display. Other notable functions are accelerated rendering of 3D scenes and 2D graphics, video capture, TV tuner adapter, MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 decoding. Firewire, light pen, TV output or the ability to connect multiple monitors are also included. This is while other modern high performance cards are used for more graphically demanding purposes such as personal games. This hardware is always bundled on the motherboard and is configured as a video controller or graphics controller. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ATI eHomeWonder, WDM Video CODEC errors before installing any driver updates.