television tuner

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television tuner

[′tel·ə‚vizh·ən ‚tü·nər]
(electronics)
A component in a television receiver that selects the desired channel and converts the frequencies received to lower frequencies within the passband of the intermediate-frequency amplifier; for very-high-frequency reception there are 12 discrete positions (channels 2-13); for ultra-high-frequency reception continuous tuning is usually employed.
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PowerTV 306 features a unique PIP function based analogue TV tuner card to provide fully functional remote control, full HD resolution with ultra-sharp picture quality.
The interior has a touch screen dashboard display with full internet connectivity, Harman Kardon speakers, an iPad at the rear with a crash resistant 180 degree swivel holder, a TV tuner card, voice controls and 3D maps for the global positioning system.
DVR software, known for its flexibility, works with Mac OS X, Windows and Linux operating systems and can run on practically any computer with a TV tuner card into the primary hub of a home entertainment system.
The AverTV HD MCE A180 is a certified PCI ATSC (Free-to-air) Hi-Definition TV Tuner card.
It offers powerful graphics performance and includes a TV tuner card, DVB-T module, a convenient ultra-slim remote control, and an advanced battery-conservation feature for a long battery life.
If you really need to keep in touch with Jerry Springer while at your computer, throw a TV tuner card in the CPU box and run a cable connection to it.
In a business model that further commoditizes the personal computer, PC Free says it will offer customers a PC complete with speakers, color printer, TV tuner card, hardware and software metering technology, digital broadcast reception capability, and a game playing console, coupled with unlimited internet access, for a single monthly charge of $40.
In addition, they include an integrated media server engine for re-formatting of digital content files and an optional TV tuner card to enable live TV to be recorded, paused and rewound, with hard-drive storage.
Unlike the Archos AV420, the Zen cannot record directly from TV or video; instead, footage must be recorded on a PC with a TV tuner card, then transferred to the Zen - that earns it high marks on the Faffery Index.
31 -- Inspan Infotech, one of the largest IT distribution companies for motherboards and hardware components announced the launch of EZ TV TUNER CARD (DM345), the feature rich Full LCD HD TV Box from Mercury, the premium brand in PC components.