Category: Monitor and Video Card
Manufacturer: Realtek Corporation
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 4.7 MB
Operating System: Windows 98/2000/NT/2003/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: v.3.8 / October 26th, 2007
The Silicon TV P35 Pro is a TV tuner card. The TV capture card permits users to watch analog, ATSC as well as QAM programs at the same time. The product also allows the user to record these programs. Furthermore, the users of this product can attach AV equipment, for instance a game, camcorder as well as a DVD player to capture video and audio. In addition, the Silicon TV P35 Pro has MPEG- 2, a built in hardware encoder which has a highly developed comb filter (3 Dimensional). This enables it to reduce the CPU process consumption and assures the user video content of advanced quality, for instance instant recording, Time shift features as well as playback. Users can therefore obtain this card for benefits such as watching, pausing, recording and rewinding live TV. One can Playback HD as well as Analog TV on their PC using operating systems such as Windows XP and Vista.
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
Additional features of the Silicon TV P35 Pro card is that one can watch the Analog channel or the HD channel while recording the other. Alternatively, two channels can be recorded while a program which was previously recorded is watched, all at the same time. Other features of the product include a 32- bit as well as a 64- bit driver support, a stereo sound, Analog TV (NTSC) as well as digital TV (ATSC). It also has a HDTV quality support. It is worth noting that the HDTV will work only if the signal of the TV is HDTV format. Other requirements for HDTV include a VGA card which supports DirectX 9.0c as well as DxVA. Dual Tuner recording requires an Intel Pentium 4 of 3.0GHz, a RAM of size 512 MB or more and an Centrino Mobile by Intel of 2.0 GHz. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Silicon TV P35 Pro errors before installing any driver updates.