TBS6981 PCI-E DVB-S2 Dual Tuner TV card is designed to fulfill the needs of watching/recording multiple satellite TV channels on PC simultaneously. With Single tuner TV card, you’re limited to watch one channel at one time only. While with this dual tuner TV card, you can watch two channels or watch one channel and record another channel without interference. Even more if you want to make full use of the recording capability of TBS6981, you may record two whole TS(Transponder Stream),one of which could contains maximum ten, twelve SD or HD TV channels into your PC hard disk. Which means you will be able to record up to 24 channels with TBS6981 in the same time. This feature contribute a lot especially when you are building up HTPC or IPTV streaming server.(There are thousands of TBS6981 cards running in different IPTV servers on 24/7 none stop working base worldwide which is a solid proof of the reliability of this device. It’s ready with Windows BDA driver and Linux driver up to the latest kernel(Tested on Ubuntu,Fedora,Opensuse and other Linux distributions). It’s compatible with Windows7 Media Center, MediaPortal, DVBlink, DVBDream, DVBViewer, ProgDVB, Skynet, TSreader, XBMC，MythTV,VDR and many other popular softwares.
You can use it to watch any free to air satellite TV programs in your region including Freesat HD if you are located in the UK. By using appropriate software, e.g. MediaPortal and its’ plugins, you may stream satellite TV contents to your iPhone, iPad or iPod.
Watch Satellite TV & listen to Radio on PC
DVB-S2/DVB-S SD or HD TV Receiving
Real Time and Scheduled Program Recording(PVR)
Dual Tuner for Recording Two Different Channels/Transponders
Time Shifting to Pause Live TV
Unicable/One Cable compatible
Receiving Frequency: 950~2150 MHz Tuning Range
Input level: -69~-23dBm
2x Advanced DVB-S2/DVB-S 8PSK QPSK Demodulator
DVB-S QPSK 1~45Msps
DVB-S2 QPSK/8PSK 2~36Msps
Automatic Acquisition Range: ±10MHz
Automatic Pilot Detection
8PSK Puncture codes: 3/5,2/3,3/4,5/6,8/9,9/10
QPSK Puncture codes: 1/2,3/5,2/3,3/4,4/5,5/6,8/9,9/10.
Support Data Burst & Tone Burst
Support DiSEqC2.X and Motor
Low Profile TV Card Size: 150x56mm (Length x Height)
TV Card Weight: 94 Gram
Package Gift Box Size: 200x140x50mm (Length x Width x Height)
Package Gift Box Weight: 340 Gram
Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7 or Linux
DirectX9.0 or later Version
Available PCI Express x1,x4, x8 or x16 slot
Satellite Dish and LNB
1GHz CPU or above
256MB RAM or above
Graphic Card with at least 16MB RAM
For DVB-S2 HDTV:
1GB RAM or Above
Graphic Card with at Least 64MB RAM
1 x TBS6981 PCI-E DVB-S2 TV Tuner Card
1 x remote control
1 x IR receiver
1x Power Cable (The power cable is not necessary to be plugged in most cases)
1 x Software CD
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Some screenshots from Windows 7 Media Center: