Category: Monitor and Video Card
Caution Level: Safe
Operating System: Windows 98/2000/2003/XP
The AVerMedia, AVerTV 303/403 Video Capture (SECAM-L) is a component that enables TV signals to be received by a computer. it is plugged into the expansion slot in the computer. It elevates the home TV experience to theatre levels. It is designed to receive HD digital TV over the air and unencrypted digital cable signals directly to the computer. It offers a stable and high bandwidth. It also includes the avermedia proprietary media centre application that allows the user to watch one program while recording another. It supports all windows operating systems. It lets users experience picture in picture features. It broadcasts as an MPEG-2 stream thus doesn't require an encoder. You can switch between stations easily. It includes a flash memory that holds firmware for decoding video formats thus making the tuner usable in more than country.
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
This tuner also includes private video recorder (PVR) feature that allows the user to pause, rewind and record live TV and to also schedule recordings and time shifts. Other it also includes digital sound, closed caption and HDTV quality up to 1080i. It has the recording compression technology that lets the user to record directly at 320 x 240 resolutions and can later on upload into ipods or other compatible portable media players. The input signal is at 75 ohms. It requires hard disk free space. It comes with an AverTVHD Duet, a low profile bracket, an installation cd that has application drivers, quick guide and a user manual and a warranty card. It has a TV recording scheduler and electronic programming guide. It has specialized chips on the tuner card to perform the encoding. It operates on a digital tuner until reconfigured. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and AVerMedia, AVerTV 303/403 Video Capture (SECAM-L) errors before installing any driver updates.