[mythtv-users] Twin DVB-T USB tunner

Josu Lazkano josu.lazkano at gmail.com
Fri May 14 20:33:17 UTC 2010

Hello again, I found this one:

AVerTV TwinStar:

Twin tuner, HD capable and it is quit pretty.

Anyone has any experience with this on a Linux box?

I will continue searching.

Thanks for all and regards.

2010/5/14 Josu Lazkano <josu.lazkano at gmail.com>:
> Thanks for your reply, I am searching on the manufacturer web page,
> and I found two twin models:
> http://www.hauppauge.es/site/products/prods_nova_external.html
> - WinTV-NOVA-TD-HD-Stick
> Is yours one of them?
> If the card is a twin tunner, does it create two different devices?
> (/dev/dvb/adapter0 and /dev/dvb/adapter1)
> Thanks for all, I will continue searching more twin tunners models.
> Kind regards.
> 2010/5/14 Greg Cope <gregcope at gmail.com>:
>> On 14 May 2010, at 04:34, Indulis Bernsteins <indulis.b at au1.ibm.com> wrote:
>>> I want to plug to MythTV a twin DVB-T tunner, it must be USB because I
>>> have no more PCIe slots on the HTPC.
>> My Pinnacle Diversity USB Stick dual tuner works 100% with a single tuner.
>>  It does not work when I enable both tuners- recordings work for about 10
>> seconds then I get USB disconnects.
>> My haupage (sp) dual USB works fine.  With multirec I can record at least 2
>> channels per tuner without issue.
>> Although I have no evidence the USB tuners seem to cope better with
>> reception problems than my old pci ones.  I is worth noting I have had 2
>> recordings that were not worth watching due to reception problems.  My
>> antenna is rubbish and I use a fee amplifiers.
>> Greg
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