Create real-time H.264 compressed recordings at resolutions up to 1080i with HD-PVR (high definition personal video recorder) from Hauppauge. This Hauppauge 1212 HD-PVR records component video from satellite set top boxes and cable TV, with a built-in IR blaster to automatically change TV channels for scheduled recordings. The audio is recorded using Dolby Digital or AAC. The recording format is AVCHD, which can be used to burn Blu-ray DVD disks. Two hours of HD recordings, recorded at 5 Mbits/sec, can be burnt onto a regular 4.7 GB DVD-R or DVD-RW disk for playback on a Blu-ray DVD player.
The HD PVRs recording quality permits personal archival of your favored high definition TV programs from any component video HD set top box. The HD PVR also has standard definition composite and S-Video inputs so you can record your old home videos into an AVCHD format for creating Blu-ray DVD recordings. Price starts at $219.00