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Old 04-12-2005, 01:17 PM   #1
Mips
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Question What USB TV - Card???


Hello Guys,

I am thinking about buying a USB - TV Card so that I am able touse my laptop as a Playstation2 Monitor. I want to do that under Linux and the Card should not be expensive!
I think the Hauppage USB WinTV Card would be a good choice, because it is a plain TV Card (no DVB-T)!
I am concerned about two things:
1. Is the Framerate high enough to play games?
2. Does the Kernel 2.6.10 support this card? I found somewhere a module (canít find the page at the moment), but I would prefer a Card which is supported by the kernel!

What card would you buy?

Thanks for any help!

CU Mips
 
Old 04-13-2005, 11:13 AM   #2
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Hi,

i've tried the WinTV USB2 on my laptop using Windows (haven't tried Linux yet). It seems like the pads are slow to respond, it takes almost a second between the time you pushed the button and the time it's taken into account... i don't know why, it's weird... might be the I/O system...
 
  


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