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Photo of the day: Kworld Computer´s V-Stream Xpert TV-PVR 883 TV tuner in our lab

We are currently testing V-Stream Xpert TV-PVR 883 TV tuner from Taiwanese Kworld Computer Co., Ltd..

The bundle is rather standard:

  • Tuner itself
  • Remote
  • Remote´s IrDA receiver
  • MiniDIN 8-pin adapter for external media sources
  • Audio cable
  • Latch for low-profile cases
  • Manuals
  • Drivers and software CD

Surprisingly, there´s no FM antenna in the standard bundle. But "instead" there´s nice Honest Technology´s PVR-PLUS software (also bundled with Manli USB TV 2.0 and DVD2Go MPB680).

The radio unit is marked TVision TNF-9831-R/DFF (the same as in Transcend USB2.0 TV-Box).

And 10-bit Conexant CX2388x ADCs (CX23883-19 in this case) is more usual for a higher-class products.

Interesting features include:

  • MTS, EIAJ, A2, Nicam stereo support
  • Video on desktop
  • MPEG4 (DivX and Microsoft MPEG4) support
  • SRPO (Schedule-Recording in PC Power-Off Mode)

As usual, more details are to be described in the coming up review.

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