Written on: 30/07/2010
I have two of these cards in my PVR running Ubuntu Linux 10.04 and MythTV 0.23 . I can't comment on the Windows implementation, but on Linux this card records reliably and my PVR machine runs continuously for months at a time, 24x7. The card is recognized automatically in the MythBuntu distribution with no need to compile any drivers.
With two of these cards installed I noticed a lot of additional heat in my PC case. I have fitted a 80mm case fan in addition to the single PSU fan which... (read more)
Written on: 02/02/2009
The Hauppage WinTV Nova-S PCI works great as a piece of hardware but the software lets it down. If you sit and watch it it is OK but leave it to record something it freezes all the time. I purchased this despite the bad reviews (all about the software) after 12 months it crashed once to often and now lives in the bin (read more)
Written on: 13/10/2005 by rosco99 (1 review written)
I bought the Hauppage WinTV Nova-S PCI TV Tuner card to add to my HTPC. I have an Austar subscription, and I thought it would be neater to incorporate the card in the PC and remove the Austar box from the lounge.
Installation and software setup was quite straightforward.
The problems began when I checked the drivers and found that the network connection for the Hauppage card had little or no connectivity. There is no troubleshooting advice on this (I always read instructions from cover to... (read more)
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