[mythtv-users] HDHomeRun

Jafa hdtv at silicondust.com
Wed Aug 2 00:49:38 UTC 2006


> However, what was your thinking on placing one or two NTSC capture/compressor
> chips in the box, or in a variant of the box?   Then it would be able to
> be all a user needs for Myth.    How much are those chips?
>
> You could, in theory also do just plain capture without compression, since
> HD people all have powerful CPUs, but that's not quite as good because
> you get issues when people want to watch HD and compress 1 or 2 SD at the same
> time.
>   
Around here every NTSC channel is also broadcast ATSC. Using ATSC gives 
a number of additional channels and much better quality.

Maybe this area is ahead of the curve a little but ATSC should be slowly 
taking over everywhere :-)

Nick



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