Compare Hauppauge internal TV tuners

TV tuner
WinTV-quadHDWinTV-quadHD WinTV-HVR-1265WinTV-HVR-1265 WinTV-HVR-1150WinTV-HVR-1150
Model Number 1609 1196 1480
Bus type PCI Express PCI Express PCI
Size Half height Half height Full height
Number of tuners 4 1 1
Digital TV receiver format ATSC
QAM (note 1)
QAM (note 1)
QAM (note 1)
Analog TV format NTSC NTSC
TV Application included WinTV v10 WinTV v10 WinTV v10
MPEG-2 Encoder for analog TV Software encoder Software encoder
Remote control
A/V input S-video, stereo audio jack S-video, stereo audio jack
  1. Clear QAM is unencrypted digital cable TV, and can be received by connecting directly to a cable TV wire (no cable box needed). Clear QAM is not available from all cable operators, so check with your cable operator for clear QAM availability. To receive clear QAM, you will need to use Windows Media Center 8 or 7 or the Hauppauge WinTV application.
  2. A Media Center remote control kit is available as an option