[mythtv-users] AVerMedia HD-PVR competitor

jedi jedi at mishnet.org
Thu Jan 21 03:32:59 UTC 2010

On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 01:09:03PM -0500, Steve Harrington wrote:
> Hi all,
> Haven't seen many (or any) comments about the new capture device
> from AVerMedia that looks like it will compete with the HD-PVR.
> Here is a link:
> http://hd.engadget.com/2010/01/07/avermedia-adds-a-usb-hd-capture-device-to-its-lineup/
> Sorry to link to engadget, the AVerMedia web site seems to be down.
> Anyway, any thoughts?  Will this be any better than the HD-PVR?  I
> assume we won't be able to use the HDMI in for recording from our
> cable boxes due to HDCP.  It's good to see some competition.

...more of these type of devices is good. The more common these things
are the more likely there will be a riotous uproar should Big Media
decide to plug the analog hole.


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