Taipei,Taiwan, December 2007- Compro Technology, an innovative leading manufacturer and developer of PC multimedia products, launches VideoMate Vista T500F, a hybrid digital TV and analog TV tuner card with Vista MCE remote and Power Up.
Compro VideoMate Vista T500F provides 1080i HDTV quality digital TV、universal analog TV watching/recording and FM radio listening on your desktop PC. Bundled with Microsoft certified Vista MCE remote and MPEG-2 encoder, VideoMate Vista T500F directly supports DVB-T or universal analog TV watching and recording in Media Center of Vista Premium/Ultimate. The Microsoft certified Vista MCE remote also supports Compro’s exclusive ComproDTV 4 software, which features digital/analog TV watching, channel surfing, timeshifting, still frames capture, Transport Stream recording and playback in digital TV, the custom channel order creating and exclusive S5 (shutdown)/ S4 (hibernation) /S3 (standby) mode power up scheduled recording.
For the coming Windows Vista era, VideoMate Vista T500F PCI TV card also provides many convenient functions. No need to open the ComproDTV 4, the Vista Gadget tool allows users to watch live TV, check schedule and playback list directly on the Vista sidebar. The MCE Add-In function makes the Media Center more powerful. The scheduled recording list from MCE Electronic Programming Guide can be integrated to ComproDTV 4 for more easy-to-use scheduled recording control.
VideoMate T500F additionally bundles the Ulead DVD MovieFactory 5 SE for DVD authoring. With the incredible Vista MCE remote and powerful features, VideoMate Vista T500F provides you full functionality of media center and new experience with digital technology.
VideoMate Vista T500F Hybrid D/A PCI Key Features
- Watch DVB-T digital TV or analog TV and listen to FM on your PC
- Worldwide analog TV (NTSC/SECAM/PAL) reception
- Bundles Vista MCE remote to controls ComproDTV and Vista
- Included Microsoft certified MPEG-2 encoder support TV watch/record in Media Center of Vista Premium/Ultimate
- All-new ComproDTV 4 software with Vista Gadget Tool, MCE Add-In, and integrate the scheduling list from MCE
- All-new ComproDTV 4 supports multiple Compro TV card/box devices which allow you to install, watch, and record at the system
- Supports SAP (MTS/EIAJ/NICAM/A2) and stereo audio input
- Timeshift to pause and instant replay of live TV
- Compro exclusive S5/S4/S3 mode Power Up Scheduled Recording
- Convenient Remote Controlled Power On/Off
- Support SDTV and 1080i HDTV (where available)
- Advanced PIP/POP feature allows up to 5 windows watch including one playback recorded video file, 1 main and 3 sub digital TV channels watch at once
- Video Desktop to setup the live TV screen as wallpaper mode
- Straight-to-Disc recording to VCD and DVD discs
- Customize Brightness, Hue, Saturation, Contrast, Sharpness, and TV/audio format in each analog TV channel
- Customize channel order and my favorite list
- Digital TV Support EPG, subtitle, Teletext (not support MHEG-5 UK Digital Teletext Service)
- Single/Multiple still frame captures and remote snapshot
- Support MPEG-1/2/4 in analog TV and video capture
- Capture analog video from Composite or S-Video
- MPEG-2 and TS record/playback in digital TV
- Supports digital radio reception (not DAB type)
- Certified for Windows Vista 32/64 bit