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Written by Dan Ferguson   
Tuesday, 23 February 2010
Table of Contents: Page Index
Features and Specifications
Closer Look: ASUS MY-CINEMA PHC3-150
ASUS MY-CINEMA PHC3-150 Detailed Features
Testing and Results
Final Thoughts and Conclusion

ASUS TV-Tuner Card Features

  • Record and receive TV programs in MPEG2 and H.264
  • TimeShift functions
  • Manually record by schedule
  • One-touch record from EPG
  • Record, edit and burn video into DVD or VCD
  • AV inputs for capturing an external source
  • MCE certified remote control kit for easy channel surfing
  • Snapshot of your favorite images
  • Equipped with V-chip for Parental Control
  • Hardware noise reduction technology built-in to enhance video quality
  • PBP mode (Picture beside Picture)
  • PIP mode (Picture in Picture)
  • Watch analog and digital TV (or digital TV through a standard coaxial cable) and record another, or record two different channels simultaneously.

PHC3-150 Specifications

Video/Audio Decoder Philips
Channel Decoder Philips
TV Tuner Philips
TV System Digital TV

Analog TV
Bus Standard PCI
Bracket ATX
Connectors Analog TV input
IR Sensor input
Video-in & Audio-in
Accessories Remote Controller
External Antenna Cable
IR Sensor Cable
Video-in & Audio-in Adaptor
Driver / Utilities / User manual CD
Software Bundled

Total Media
ASUS Video Security

System Requirements:

One available PCI slot
PC: Pentium 4 2.6GHz equivalent or above recommended for SD video. Core 2 Duo 2.0Ghz or above is recommend for HD video
Minimum 512MB system memory (1GB or more recommended)
Graphics card with 64MB or more of video memory is recommended
CD-ROM drive for driver installation
1GB of hard drive space is required
DirectX-compatible audio solution
DirectX 9 or above
Windows Media Player 9 or above
Microsoft Windows XP (Home edition or Professional edition) or above
Microsoft Windows Vista (HomeBasic, HomePremium, Business, Ultimate)
Microsoft Windows 7 (HomeBasic, HomePremium, Business, Ultimate)

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  • PCB color and bundled software versions are subject to change without notice.)
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