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Hauppauge announces the new WinTV-PVR-USB2 tuner

Motorola unveils music-oriented cell phones

Hauppauge announces the new WinTV-PVR-USB2 tuner

Hauppauge announced the new external WinTV-PVR-USB2 tuner capable of working under Windows 98 SE/Me/2000/XP as well as XP Media Center Edition. The novelty is to go on sale on April 1 with MSRP of $190-200.

Hauppauge WinTV-PVR-USB2 has up to 125 TV channels, supports hardware MPEG1/MPEG2 encoding, can burn content onto DVD or CD in real time and has an FM tuner integrated. The bundle includes Ulead DVD MovieFactory 2 and remote control.

Other features include real time broadcast pause/play, stereo audio recording, WinTV-Scheduler supporting TitanTV, WinTV-Editor.

Motorola unveils music-oriented cell phones

At M3 (Miami Music Multimedia) Motorola unveiled three new multimedia cell phones: Motorola E680i, E725 and E685.

Motorola E680i
  • GSM 900/1800/1900
  • Intel Xscale Bulverde (PXA 270) 312MHz CPU
  • 240x320 LCD
  • Up to 2GB memory media (50MB built-in)
  • Stereo over Bluetooth® (e.g. with Motorola HT820 Bluetooth stereo)
  • PC sync
  • Music Store connection
  • MP3, WMA, RealAudio/Video, MIDI, WAV, AAC
  • FM tuner
  • Video playback
  • Hardwriting recognition
  • E-mail client
  • GPRS
  • Up to 6h talk time
  • Up to 180h standby
  • Weighs 133g
  • Availability in April 2005 in Asian markets

Motorola E725
  • EV-DO model
  • Up to 2GB memory media (~40MB built-in)
  • Audio and video playback
  • Quick multimedia loading
  • PC sync
  • Stereo speakers (promised 3D stereo surround sound)
  • 5-band graphic equalizer
  • Availability in H2 2005

Finally, Motorola E685 features:

  • CDMA 1x
  • Sliding body
  • Built-in MP3 player
  • stereo mini-jack
  • VGA camera
  • PC sync
  • Availability in H1 2005

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