MILPITAS, Calif., April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- AVerMedia(R) Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of digital multimedia and presentation technology announced today the release of the AVerTV Hybrid Ultra USB High Definition and Analog USB TV Tuner. Utilizing the latest component technologies, the new AVerTV Hybrid Ultra USB is the perfect TV Tuner solution for both laptops and desktops with a hybrid world-wide Analog and ATSC tuner. Certified for Windows XP, XP Media Center Edition 2005 and Windows Vista Premium Certified 32/64 bit, this new TV Tuner will take PC-TV viewing to the next level. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050426/SFTU118LOGO) The AVerMedia AVerTV Hybrid USB is a hi-speed USB2.0 TV Tuner combining Analog and ATSC capabilities onto one tuner. Users can watch and record Analog and High Definition TV through the bus-powered USB design. The hardware compression allows for sharp, clear video while reducing CPU resources. The AVerTV Hybrid Ultra USB enables users to watch over-the-air, or coax Analog or over-the-air High Definition TV on either their laptop or desktop PC. Able to support up to 1080i HD signals with variable aspect ratios of 4:3 and 16:9, the AVerTV Hybrid Ultra USB is a true HD-PC device. An MCE certified remote control with IR Blaster and Receiver are also included. "The new AVerTV Hybrid Ultra USB provides an Analog and Digital TV Tuner solution in a portable and easy-to-use product turning your desktop or laptop into a High Definition multimedia entertainment center," says Felix Kolotinsky, Product Manager for AVerMedia Technologies, Inc. "By combining both Analog and HD capabilities onto once tuner, users can easily watch, record, rewind and playback Analog and HD TV programs." Pricing and Availability The AVerMedia AVerTV Hybrid Ultra USB (Media Center Upgrade Kit) including Windows Media Center Remote Control and Receiver is available now for $129.99 MSRP. For more information about the AVerTV Hybrid Ultra USB, or any of AVerMedia's other digital multimedia products, visit http://www.avermedia-usa.com or call AVerMedia at (408) 263-3828. About AVerMedia Technologies: AVerMedia is the technology leader in Digital Multimedia Video Convergence Technology. Aside from its full line of TV Tuners and Personal Video Recorder products, AVerMedia provides Hardware and Software DVR Board Security Systems, Document Cameras, Digital Video Makers, TV Photo Viewers, and PC-to-TV Converters for consumer and corporate/ educational markets. AVerMedia also partners with ODMs for the development of AVerMedia's technologies for integration applications. AVerMedia is a registered trademark of AVerMedia Technologies, Inc. All other trademarks or registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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