WinTV Extend for the iPhone - using and installing
New! WinTV Extend for the iPhone
Watch live TV on your iPhone, at home over Wi-Fi or anywhere in the world via the Internet!
WinTV Extend for the iPhone is a TV application for the iPhone which allows you to watch live TV from a Hauppauge TV tuner or to play back TV videos which were recorded with a Hauppauge TV tuner.
To use WinTV Extend for the iPhone, you need:
- WinTV Extend for the iPhone application (you can download this app from the Apple app store)
- a PC which has a Hauppauge TV tuner installed (see below for a list of supported Hauppauge TV tuners)
- the WinTV Extend Server application installed on the PC (WinTV Extend Server comes with the WinTV v7.2 application)
WinTV Extend for the iPhone will allow you to watch all of the TV channels you can receive on your Hauppauge TV tuner. If you have recorded any TV programs with the Hauppauge TV tuner, you can also watch these TV programs on your iPhone.
WinTV Extend Server for the Hauppauge TV tuners
WinTV Extend Server is an Internet video server built into the WinTV v7.2 application.
To run WinTV Extend Server, you need to have a WinTV TV tuner in your PC, and your PC needs to be connected to either a home WiFi network or the Internet. WinTV Extend runs on Windows based PCs (it currently does not run on a Mac, though TV from WinTV Extend can be watched on a Mac).
On your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch, all you need is the the WinTV Extend for iPad application.
You can also watch live TV on your Mac or PC
If you are using a Mac or a PC, you can also watch live TV from the WinTV Extend Server. All you need is a browser (Safari recommended on the Mac) and a Flash video player.
If you click on the Gallery tab, you will find some screen shots of an iPhone receiving video from WinTV Extend.
How to buy WinTV Extend
WinTV v7.2 with the WinTV Extend Server is available from the Hauppauge webstore at a cost of $9.95 (plus shipping). You can order it from:
WinTV Extend currently runs with the following Hauppauge TV tuners:
All WinTV-HVR TV tuners for North America and Europe, plus the WinTV-NOVA-T, WinTV-NOVA-S and WinTV-MiniStick products in Europe and Asia.
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