Pinnacle PCTV HD Pro Stick- HI-DEF TV Tuner for PCs and Laptops

Item#:  P121-8144  | Model#: 230100090

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Pinnacle PCTV HD Pro Stick Product Details

PCTV HD Pro Stick
Bring high quality Digital HD TV with full DVR functionality to your laptop. Introducing Pinnacle PCTV HD Pro Stick, your key to free high quality digital HD Programming on your laptop computer. The USB 2.0 powered Tuner and mini-remote are so small that you could actually put them in your coat pocket, but with their good looks you won’t want to hide them. No longer must you modify your schedule to enjoy your favorite TV shows. Now, you can pause, TimeShift and even automatically Record all of your favorite shows in HD and SD with no service fee. PCTV HD Pro Stick is also compatible with Windows MCE.

PCTV HD Pro Stick and remote
Handheld size for taking everywhere.
Plug-and-play A/V adapter for analog video capture.
Full Timeshifting control.


  • Inputs & Outputs
    • TV antenna input (F-connector)
    • S-Video (via included adapter)
    • Composite Video (RCA, via included adapter)
    • Stereo audio (3.5mm headphone plug, via included adapter)
  • TV Standards
    • ATSC (HDTV up to 1080i, SDTV)
    • NTSC (cable, over the air)

A Closer Look


  • Watch live high quality digital HD and SD TV without service fees from anywhere on your laptop
  • Break free and PlaceShift with the sleek USB 2.0 powered portable PCTV device
  • Take the ultra-compact tuner with you wherever you go
  • Sit back and relax from afar with full remote control access to all your media files (e.g. videos, photos, music and more)
  • The options are unlimited with full support for both analog (NTSC) and digital (ATSC) reception
  • Listen to Internet radio at home or on the road
  • Instantly transform your PC into a personal digital video recorder (DVR)
  • Take complete control of when you watch your favorite shows with TimeShifting
  • Never miss a critical part of your favorite show again with pause, rewind and replay
  • Schedule recordings with the integrated Electronic Program Guide and never worry again about missing your favorite show
  • Turn your Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition (MCE) computer into a full featured analog and digital TV set (MCE remote sold separately)
  • Eliminate the guess work by automatically recording shows in the destination file format of choice (i.e. Apple® iPod®, Sony® PSP™, DivX®, etc.)
  • Create your own DVD collection with direct-to-DVD recording
  • Play and burn CDs and DVDs
  • Capture from most consumer devices with analog outputs (e.g. VCRs, camcorders, DVD players, etc.)
  • Create your own masterpiece by adding effects, titles, music and more with Pinnacle Studio QuickStart
  • Edit out your uninteresting moments using Pinnacle Studio QuickStart
  • Preserve all your analog video footage, photos and TV shows in digital format for safekeeping and sharing

Minimum System Requirements

  • Windows® XP (SP2 or higher)
  • Intel Pentium 4 2.4 GHz, Pentium M 1.3 GHz or AMD Athlon 64 processor (for HDTV reception, a Pentium D or Pentium Dual Core or equivalent AMD Athlon 64 processor is recommended)
  • 256 MB RAM (512 MB recommended, 1 GB recommended for HD)
  • DirectX® 9 or higher compatible graphics card (64 MB real memory required for HD)
  • DirectX 9 or higher compatible sound card (Creative® Audigy® or M-Audio® recommended)
  • 1 GB of disk space to install software (20 GB recommended for TV recording)
  • USB 2.0 port
  • DVD-ROM drive to install software

What's Included

  • USB 2.0 TV tuner for ATSC/NTSC reception
  • Mini remote control including batteries
  • Telescopic antenna
  • A/V adapter cable
  • USB extender cable
  • Printed QuickStart guide
  • CD-ROM with Pinnacle MediaCenter

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  • Manufactured by: Pinnacle Systems
    Warranty provided by: Pinnacle Systems
    UPC No: 613570219699
    Mfg Part No: 230100090
  • Box Size: ( Length:3, Width:7, Depth:1)
    Shipping Weight: 0.6000 pound(s)
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