Aditya Infotech, in association with AVerMedia Technologies have recently announced the AVerMedia HomeFree, a home Live-TV/ video streaming device. AVerMedia HomeFree is built with AV-input and HDTV support bringing satellite TV and digital TV to an iPad over a home network. This device can broadcast and record analog TV signals to your iPad or Windows computer via your wireless home network. Being a network device, the HomeFree is installed at a location in a house where a wireless router and TV cable connections are available.
Can broadcast TV to an iPad
Speaking at the unveiling of the AVerMedia HomeFree TV Tuner, Sanjay Gogia, Vice President of IT/AUDIO/VIDEO BU at Aditya Infotech Ltd. said, “We have observed from our business journey with AVerMedia that they always understand the need of consumers before introducing any product in India. This time, HomeFree is targeted at consumers who want complete solution of movable TV at home without attaching any TV Tuner or cable. The new offering from AVerMedia promises to enable users to watch TV wirelessly and freely in any room at home.”
The AV-input support hardware design of HomeFree allows users to easily watch satellite TV programs on their very own iPad TV. The IR Blaster function of HomeFree enables users to remotely control a set-top box from their iPads on LAN. Users can quickly watch/switch satellite TV channels or pause/play DVDs with the HomeFree Player by tapping on the iPad screen. HomeFree also allows users to watch live HD digital TV with quality up to 1080p resolution on a LAN-connected Windows computer with its TV signal streaming technology. Users also have the option of HomeFree to do recording and time-shifting on their computers via wireless LAN.
The specifications of the AVerMedia HomeFree TV Tuner are:
- Dimension: W 132mm X L 218mm X H 43mm
- Weight: 320g
- Built-in TV tuner: One analog TV tuner
- Supported analog TV standard: NTSC, PAL, SECAM
- TV input/ output: One cable connector (IEC Type)
- Network output: RJ-45 connector (10/100 Mbps)
- Hardware power switch: Yes
- Power Supply: DC 5V/2A
The AVerMedia HomeFree TV Tuner is available for Rs. 9,900.
Published Date: Jul 22, 2011 11:30 am | Updated Date: Jul 22, 2011 11:30 am