More significant, however, is its ability to run in ‘diversity’ mode. We’ve changed, we promise. Great features and good sound, but fills a narrow niche Great features and good sound, but fills a narrow niche by Ty Pendlebury. Apple MacBook Pro inch The XS Diversity has two integrated TV tuners, so it lets you watch one channel while you record another, or record two separate broadcasts simultaneously. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic.
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TERRATEC Cinergy DT USB XS Diversity – digital TV tuner – USB Overview – CNET
The bottom line is that it works better than any non-diversity TV tuner we’ve tried to date. The new no-compromise MacBook. Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s The diversity feature of the DiBcom demodulators is currently not implemented in the Linux-DVB drivers, so only the dual tuner configuration is presently supported on such devices .
The software is the same suite divrrsity appeared in the Cinergy Hybrid: It seems that either this tuner stick does not have a very sensitive tuner, or the small antennas that come with it are simply insufficient for real-life use, unless one lives next door to a broadcast tower and has a direct line-of-sight to it. August 21, – New firmware file fixing the last cause for i2c errors and disconnects and providing a new, more modular i2c request formatting.
Against Diversity mode seems largely a gimmick. The mobile world diversitg finally get exciting again in Terratec says using the device in a car isn’t ‘normally’ supported by the XS Diversity, but it worked for us. Crave-worthy curves for a premium price. Though Hauppauge’s diversity effort undercuts it on price, considering the aesthetics of this dual tuner stick, the quality of the included remote, the excellent software and a very welcome year’s subscription to tvtv.
August 29, – Issues with Firmware 1.
November 10, – mt Digersity write failed. It is thus likely that an external antenna with a builtin amplifier is needed when this tuner is used.
I tried this on a Virgin train between Birmingham and Bristol and got no picture, just programme info, but I’m inclined to believe that the fact I was sitting in a large metal tube had something to do with it.
But there is still the problem of the key repeats for it, so that each keypress will be repeated twice. It requires the dib driver.
We’ve changed, we promise. People are buying 4G LTE laptops — and then not activating LTE Lenovo has found people buy its Qualcomm-powered always-connected PCs more for their long battery life than the fact they’re always connected. Great features and good sound, but fills a narrow niche Great features and good sound, but fills a narrow niche by Ty Pendlebury. It resembles a slightly oversized USB key and measures 30 by 15 by 80mm.
Mobile by Shara Tibken Dec 6, Phones by Shara Tibken Dec 6, System Requirements OS Required. This allows the product to combine the signals received by each tuner to form a new, stronger signal for a more robust picture.
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But Linux systems running recent udev will automatically create non-varying names, a nicer and automatic way of providing a stable input event name:. Our Verdict Great features, easy operation and useful extras make this well worth the asking price.
TerraTec Cinergy DT USB XS Diversity – DVB-T receiver – Hi-Speed USB – gray, white Series
As long as the evdev module is loaded, a remote that is recogniced as hid device will be treated as a usb keyboard and this means that you can avoid using lirc.
More significant, however, is its ability to run in ‘diversity’ mode. In X you can use xev to find the keycodes and xmodmap cinergt map them to useful symbols. In reasonable signal areas I didn’t see diversity making a huge difference in signal strength, so in general I’d probably stick with the more useful dual tuner dibersity.