Hauppauge 1212 HD-PVR High Definition Personal Video Recorder- First High Definition Video Recorder of Its Kind
For video recording Hauppauge 1212 HD-PVR is the best personal video recorder available in the market. HD-PVR Personal Recorder compresses recordings at resolutions ranging from 720i to 1080i. The Hauppauge 1212 HD-PVR can also records module videos from video games console and also let you record your must-watch programs in high definition right from cable televisions and satellite set top boxes. The quality of the recorded shows is surely going to be high and satisfactory, without any loss of broadcast quality. The H.264 high definition and high quality encoder gives you high performance. A component video-input is also provided with HD Recorder which can be used with most high definition cable TV and with also satellite TV receivers. Even playing games is fun with HD Recorder which let you record video game-play without any delay so be it Xbox 360 or PS3 games, enjoy it in 1080i HD.
HD-PVR has also discovered the solution for all the home video stacked up in your houses. Because of the feature S-Video inputs, you can plug in your VCR into the box directly then record all those old home video tapes into a format named AVCHD. The next step would be magical, burn those home video tapes onto a DVD for playback and all of this can be done on your Blu-ray DVD player. This will help you in making a new collection of your favorite old videos and thus creating your own HD video library.
The brand new and best selling feature of the Hauppauge 1212 HD-PVR is its compatibility with Windows 7 media center. With Media Center compatibility you can capture and save anything that is playing on your Windows 7 Media Center. The Hauppauge 1212 HD-PVR is very light weight and portable. It is also easy to use, once you go through the manual, things will turn out to be quite convenient.
The only set back is that Hauppauge 1212 HD-PVR High Definition Personal Video Recorder is not that great in looks because of its plastic like appearance but is excellent in work and I guess this would be enough.