NVIDIA has launched the ultimate tool
for Media Center Edition (MCE) PC owners. The NVIDIA DualTV, as its name implies, offers two tuners on a single card.
By having two separate tuners onboard,
the DualTV tuner is able to record two shows at once or allow you to
record one show while you watch another. And since the DualTV tuner
is a full-fledged MCE device, you can transfer recorded material to a personal media players or portable game players. Live or
recorded shows can also be streamed throughout the home to game
consoles or Media Center Extenders courtesy of software from Orb
Other features of the NVIDIA DualTV
Scott Vouri, general manager of
multimedia at NVIDIA adds:
"There are other TV tuners in the
market today, but the NVIDIA DualTV tuner offers some key
differentiators that make it stand out. Based on our internal testing
it’s measurably the best picture quality of any dual tuner card and
saves disk space. It’s easy to use and install, and is designed for
people who want to watch what they want, where they want, whenever
The NVIDIA DualTV tuner is available
now for a suggested retail price of $169. You can also purchase the DualTV tuner with a remote and receiver kit for $219.
quote: is the first TV tuner designed for PCs to offer two tuners on a single card.