Taipei, Taiwan, 6 22th, 2007: Leadtek Technology Inc. - One of the world's leading designers and manufacturers of graphics cards has announced the launch of the WinFast HDTV Cinema - crystal clear HDTV broadcasts Hybrid TV card. The innovative Hybrid TV card is capable of receiving not only ATSC(8VSB) digital TV free from air but also open analog and digital cable TV. Now any PC user can enjoy high-definition television (HDTV) programs on PC without having to spend more than $2,000 on a high level TV. It supports both 4:3 and 16:9 aspect ratio LCD displays up to 1920x1080i super fine quality
In addition to supporting analog NTSC (National Television Standards Committee) cable, WinFast HDTV Cinema TV card allows consumers to experience the new digital cable. With Arcsoft® TotalMediaTM,the best advanced Personal Video Recorder software, and multi-function remote, the user can, with a single click, enjoy all MCE functions, such as viewing photos or watching DVD and TV. Even more, it enables consumers to watch, pause and record both analog and HDTV programs. With powerful video editing software from Ulead®, including DVDMovieFactory™ 4.0SE and VideoStudio™ 9.0SE, users can edit their favorite recorded TV/ movies and burn them onto DVD/VCD for permanent storage.
One of WinFast HDTV Cinema TV's most impressive features, the dual dedicated RF TV connectors, one for free to air ATSC and the other for analog and /or digital cable TV, make it unnecessary to un-plug the ATSC antenna and re-plug Cable TV in a single connector or vise versa when switching the TV signal.
Its low profile form factor design is suitable for Home Theater Personal Computer (HTPC) in a small computer case, located in any living room, as the Media center for building a Digital Home. Besides supporting Microsoft® XP SP2, XP MCE, for Microsoft®Vista™, it provides a stable and certified driver to ensure high quality performance on the new operating system. With the Software Closed Caption function, the user can enjoy different language TV programs with subtitles – especially useful for deaf and dumb users.
Pentium 4 2.4GHz or higher for MPEG-1/2 recording and Time-Shifting
With WinFast HDTV Cinema you can enjoy HDTV programs without buying a high cost TV set. Just plug in your PC and instantly watch HDTV programs with your favorite cable TV!Using its powerful EPG and schedule recording function means that you will never miss all your favorites programs.Please visit http://www.leadtek.com for more information.