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The evolution of affordable high-quality Compro Technology TV Tuners continues…

  • 28 February, 2007 14:57

<p>27th Feb 2007. Anyware Computer Accessories is pleased to announce the release of three new Compro VideoMate TV tuner products to the Australian market. Compro tuners offer consumers hassle-free TV viewing and recording on their PCs at an extremely competitive price.</p>
<p>The VideoMate U2700 is a Vista compatible hybrid USB 2.0 DVB-T and analogue TV tuner box, which brings digital terrestrial TV and universal analogue TV broadcasts to your desktop or laptop PC. Accompanied by Compro’s Picture Purifying Technology, the U2700 provides crystal clear HDTV without the need to actually install the component in your PC case.</p>
<p>The Videomate P500, with PCMCIA plug &amp; play interface can be plugged in anywhere, anytime to receive high-quality free-to-air HDTV DVB-T or analogue TV, stereo FM radio and to capture audio/video on your laptop. The CardBus design gives great mobility as no external power adaptor is required. Incorporating the new generation high-quality silicon tuner and Philips SAA7135 9-bit ADC video processor, the P500 also provides S-video, composite video, and stereo input for transferring analogue video or video tape into digital format.</p>
<p>The VideoMate V600 is a high-resolution standalone TV box with up to 1680 x 1050, 1600 x 1200 and 1440 x 900 resolutions for watching analogue TV shows on your CRT/LCD/PDP monitor. There is no need to worry about driver/software installation or compatibility problems with your PC; simply connect the box to your monitor and TV cable/antenna feed. VideoMate V600 can fit 15” to 22” LCD monitors including standard 4:3/5:4 CRT/LCD and 16:9/16:10 wide screen LCDs. Also, to provide better video quality the V600 contains an in-built 2D+3D Y/C separation and noise reduction chip. To cater for individual viewing requirements the V600 contains an in-built exclusive OptiMode scene selection feature for TV, game and cinema display modes to provide excellent picture quality. To provide superior TV display on all sorts of monitors, the V600 provides 4:3, 16:9, panorama, full screen, and SmartZoom aspect ratio selections. Accompanied by 3:2 pull-down correction, enhanced 3D motion adaptive deinterlacing, progressive scan, and noise reduction, you will be able to enjoy vivid TV on your LCD/CRT/PDP monitor.</p>
<p>All three products come with remote controls and the P500 and U2700 are bundled with software for watching DVDs and managing your multimedia files along with Compro’s exclusive ComproDTV software which will enable you to watch digital TV shows, enjoy flexible scheduled recording, play recorded files, timeshift live TV, channel surf and capture still frames. It supports the all-new Picture in/out Picture which allows you to watch live TV and playback video files at the same time, as well as have one main channel and three sub channel windows at once. It also enables you to customize channel order and “My favourite channel list” for ease-of-use, set up a live TV screen as your wallpaper and customize brightness, hue, saturation, contrast, sharpness and language selection in each TV channel.</p>
<p>The U2700 will retail for $149, the P500 will retail for $135 and the V600 will retail for $179.</p>
<p>All three tuners will be available for purchasing and review in early March.</p>
<p>Anyware is an official distributor of Compro products in Australia and NZ.
Anyware is a wholesaler and does not sell directly to the public.</p>
<p>Distributed by Anyware Computer Accessories
Sydney I Melbourne I Perth I Adelaide I Brisbane I Auckland
1300 ANYWARE (1300 269 927)</p>

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