Ultimate PVR? - difference between the WinTV 150 and 250

Shane Hathaway shane at hathawaymix.org
Mon Apr 3 23:00:15 MDT 2006

Kenneth Burgener wrote:
> Michael Halcrow wrote:
>>On Fri, Mar 31, 2006 at 03:34:52PM -0700, Kenneth Burgener wrote:
>>>Any idea what the difference between the WinTV 150 and WinTV 250 is?

A year ago, the Linux drivers for the WinTV 150 were barely working, so 
everyone got the 250.  Now you can save the money, I guess.

> --------------------------------------------------
> From: Bill V. <bvoccia at hauppauge.com>
> he main difference is the IR blaster remote is used with the PVR 150,
> where the 250 uses the standard IR remote, and that the 150, being a
> newer model is less expensive to manufacture.
> --------------------------------------------------

So you should buy the 250 if you want to help Hauppage and its retailers 
clear their inventory of older cards. ;-)


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