Shanghai, 2005 – Zowietek Electronics, Ltd., the multi-media and network video product supplier in China, has announced the up-to-date driver and SDK. SDK is the software between the driver and application which encapsulates DirectShow and MPEG-1/2/4 encoder interface in easy-to-use COM interface. Therefore, programmer can use API to fully control hardware and driver without advanced knowledge of hardware, DirectShow and MPEG-1/2/4 technology.

WinPVR is the application software based on this SDK. It supports all USB/PCI PVR/ezDVD products of Zowietek. Please also refer to the online user manual of WinPVR for more information.

About Zowietek

Zowietek Electronics, Ltd established in the year of 2004, has many years of excellent experiences in the design, development and manufacture of high-quality Medical Video Recorder, HD SDI Bullet Camera, HD Bullet Camera, HD Micro DVR, HD Video Encoder, Micro MPEG2 DVR, LANC, TV Tuner Card, MPEG-1/2/4 encoder, VBI/Teletext, VideoScope and on-going development efforts. We have strong hardware, firmware, software, and R&D experiences to be the market leader in developing, manufacturing, and integration, digital video technology for professional video applications for many years. Zowietek is focusing on OEM/ODM customers worldwide. We keep presenting the latest video technology and full range solutions to our customers. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at www.zowietek.com.
Shanghai, 2005 – Zowietek Electronics, Ltd., the multi-media and network video product supplier in China, has announced single chip USB TV BOX. USB TV BOX II from Zowietek Electronics, is a single chip, high quality and low cost external USB TV Box with MPEG-1/2 encoder and an integrated on board TV tuner. With application software WinPVR, it allows the user to watch, control and record video and TV, to capture full D1 720×576 quality video in MPEG-2 video format from camcorders, VHS tapes, DV cameras and any other analog video. It is the world’s first single chip, next generation USB TV Box with VCD/DVD real-time encoder. It also supports network video stream for Internet video chatting. It is a compact design with aluminum sandblasted housing. Third party software bundle, like Ulead and InterVideo, is optional.

About Zowietek

Zowietek Electronics, Ltd established in the year of 2004, has many years of excellent experiences in the design, development and manufacture of high-quality Medical Video Recorder, HD SDI Bullet Camera, HD Bullet Camera, HD Micro DVR, HD Video Encoder, Micro MPEG2 DVR, LANC, TV Tuner Card, MPEG-1/2/4 encoder, VBI/Teletext, VideoScope and on-going development efforts. We have strong hardware, firmware, software, and R&D experiences to be the market leader in developing, manufacturing, and integration, digital video technology for professional video applications for many years. Zowietek is focusing on OEM/ODM customers worldwide. We keep presenting the latest video technology and full range solutions to our customers. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at www.zowietek.com.
Shanghai, 2005 – Zowietek Electronics, Ltd., the multi-media and network video product supplier in China, has announced PCI-DVB-C TV Card. This is a high quality, low cost digital DVB-C PCI card for PC multimedia data broadcast, digital video and radio broadcast (DVB) via cable TV system with an integrated on board digital cable TV tuner. It is highly integrated receiver boards which provides high performance, easy-to-use, cost-effective solution to DVB-C. It Is the most cost-effective receivers available on the market today. It also includes customized application software with user-friend multimedia GUI. Apart from the receipt of digital TV and radio programs via broadband cable the card is suitable also for data services. It support high-speed Internet access (IP Unicast), multimedia data broadcast or Web cast (IP Multicast), and Digital TV & Radio broadcast (DVB) via cable connection.

About Zowietek

Zowietek Electronics, Ltd established in the year of 2004, has many years of excellent experiences in the design, development and manufacture of high-quality Medical Video Recorder, HD SDI Bullet Camera, HD Bullet Camera, HD Micro DVR, HD Video Encoder, Micro MPEG2 DVR, LANC, TV Tuner Card, MPEG-1/2/4 encoder, VBI/Teletext, VideoScope and on-going development efforts. We have strong hardware, firmware, software, and R&D experiences to be the market leader in developing, manufacturing, and integration, digital video technology for professional video applications for many years. Zowietek is focusing on OEM/ODM customers worldwide. We keep presenting the latest video technology and full range solutions to our customers. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at www.zowietek.com.

Shanghai, 2004– Zowietek Electronics, Ltd., the multi-media and network video product supplier in China. Ulead® VideoStudio™ is home video editing software that makes editing your movies as fun as shooting them. And, if you’ve never edited a movie before, make one in three easy steps using the new Movie Wizard mode. Share finished projects on DVD, tape, the Web, and mobile devices. Unmatched stability, high-speed rendering and real-time performance mean less waiting and more time for creating.

The Zowietek USB-PVR/ezDVD, currently shipping to OEMs worldwide, is a very high quality, low cost external USB PVR/ezDVD with hardware MPEG-1/2/4 encoder and an integrated on board optional TV tuner. Its application software allows the user to watch, control and record video and TV, to capture full D1 quality video in MPEG-2 or MPEG-4 video format from camcorders, VHS tapes, DV cameras and any other analog video. It can also burn TV and video to DVD and VCD. It is the world’s first smallest, next generation USB PVR/ezDVD with hardware MPEG-1/2/4 multi-format real-time encoder.

About Zowietek

Zowietek Electronics, Ltd established in the year of 2004, has many years of excellent experiences in the design, development and manufacture of high-quality Medical Video Recorder, HD SDI Bullet Camera, HD Bullet Camera, HD Micro DVR, HD Video Encoder, Micro MPEG2 DVR, LANC, TV Tuner Card, MPEG-1/2/4 encoder, VBI/Teletext, VideoScope and on-going development efforts. We have strong hardware, firmware, software, and R&D experiences to be the market leader in developing, manufacturing, and integration, digital video technology for professional video applications for many years. Zowietek is focusing on OEM/ODM customers worldwide. We keep presenting the latest video technology and full range solutions to our customers. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at www.zowietek.com.
Shanghai, 2004– Zowietek Electronics, Ltd., the multi-media and network video product supplier in China, aounnce Word’s first bus-powered USB-PVR today. It is a very high quality, low cost external USB-PVR with hardware MPEG-1/2/4 encoder and an integrated on board optional TV tuner. Its application software allows the user to watch, control and record video and TV, to capture full D1 quality video in MPEG-2 or MPEG-4 video format from camcorders, VHS tapes, DV cameras and any other analog video. It can also burn TV and video to DVD and VCD. It is the world’s first smallest, next generation USB PVR with hardware MPEG-1/2/4 multi-format real-time encoder.

USB-PVR provides for capture and compression of full motion video clips in MPEG-1, MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 format on the PC for archiving to DVD or video-CD. Because the unit utilizes hardware MPEG-1/2/4 encoding, it provides excellent performance and video/audio capture quality with minimal impact on CPU utilization. Further, it requires no external power supply for operation, which makes the unit very portable and ideal for use with laptop PCs. Bus-powered design eliminates need for external power supply Small form-factor design Composite and S-Video input Stereo audio input.

USB-PVR has been integrated with leading 3rd party applications for DVD editing, authoring, and burning. The product is available for to PC and retail OEMs immediately, and includes WDM compliant drivers compatible with Windows 2000 and XP.

About Zowietek

Zowietek Electronics, Ltd established in the year of 2004, has many years of excellent experiences in the design, development and manufacture of high-quality Medical Video Recorder, HD SDI Bullet Camera, HD Bullet Camera, HD Micro DVR, HD Video Encoder, Micro MPEG2 DVR, LANC, TV Tuner Card, MPEG-1/2/4 encoder, VBI/Teletext, VideoScope and on-going development efforts. We have strong hardware, firmware, software, and R&D experiences to be the market leader in developing, manufacturing, and integration, digital video technology for professional video applications for many years. Zowietek is focusing on OEM/ODM customers worldwide. We keep presenting the latest video technology and full range solutions to our customers. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at www.zowietek.com.

Shanghai, 2006– Zowietek Electronics, Ltd., the multi-media and network video product supplier in China, aounnce PCI-PVR today. It is a very high quality, low cost, PCI bus hardware MPEG-1/MPEG-2/MPEG-4 encoder with an integrated on board TV tuner and optional FM tuner. It allows the user to watch TV, to capture full D1 quality video in MPEG-1, MPEG-2 or MPEG-4 video format. It can also actually record TV and Video to DVD or VCD. It is a MPEG-1/2/4 multi-format real-time hardware encoder.

PCI PVR Card offers three encoding formats, MPEG-1 for VCD, MPEG-2 for SVCD or DVD. For exceptional disc space saving, MPEG-4 is capable of creating highly compressed video archives on a regular CD-ROM with almost same quality of DVD. It is the only technology that enables stream video on internet possible. MPEG-4 is awesome new generation standard. Zowietek PCI PVR Card is the ideal product to capture, edit and record video on CD-RW and DVD-RW drive. It turns your PC into Personal Video Recorder. So you can capture-edit-record video from your DV camera, VCR, TV and any analog video. It is a real 3-in-1 product.

USB-PVR has been integrated with leading 3rd party applications for DVD editing, authoring, and burning. The product is available for to PC and retail OEMs immediately, and includes WDM compliant drivers compatible with Windows 2000 and XP. 

About Zowietek

Zowietek Electronics, Ltd established in the year of 2004, has many years of excellent experiences in the design, development and manufacture of high-quality Medical Video Recorder, HD SDI Bullet Camera, HD Bullet Camera, HD Micro DVR, HD Video Encoder, Micro MPEG2 DVR, LANC, TV Tuner Card, MPEG-1/2/4 encoder, VBI/Teletext, VideoScope and on-going development efforts. We have strong hardware, firmware, software, and R&D experiences to be the market leader in developing, manufacturing, and integration, digital video technology for professional video applications for many years. Zowietek is focusing on OEM/ODM customers worldwide. We keep presenting the latest video technology and full range solutions to our customers. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at www.zowietek.com.
Shanghai, 2006– Zowietek Electronics, Ltd., the multi-media and network video product supplier in China, announce Pocket DVR today.
It is one dedicated battery powered DVR designed for portable, mobile DVR applications. It is a go-anywhere mini standalone Pocket DVR with high resolution, DVD quality video and external CCD/CMOS camera support. The maximum MPEG-4/2 video bit rate can reach up to 6MBit/s. Pocket DVR provides scalable video audio compression to record up to 8 hours in Full D1 quality on solid state drives. This time could be doubled for CIF quality video. The record time could be much longer if motion detection is active or lower frame rate. Generally, there are three record modes, EP/LP/SP for record options. Interface to integrate with other system, customized video resolution, bit rate, motion detection and time stamp are also available.
Pocket DVR is small enough to fit in your hand and offer broadcast quality video. It uses solid state drive, removable Compact Flash Card. There are various CF cards for option now in market. FAT32 standard file system is used in video storage, therefore the video files can be accessed by any PC via card reader or PCMCIA interface.
Besides of battery, AC power is also available. The Pocket DVR comes with Industrial Lion battery for standalone power and instantly replaceable. It will be charged automatically by on board charger while AC power is used. Battery and AC power can be swapped any time without the interrupt of operation of Pocket DVR. Car cigarette power adapter can also be used to power Pocket DVR or charge battery. LAN interface is optional for Pocket DVR in specific network applications. Pocket DVR turns to be a network video server and NVR with LAN interface.

Pocket DVR is based on embedded powerful ARM processor with advanced hardware MPEG 4/2/1 and RTOS (Linux). It digitizes analog video into crisp, real-time MPEG 4/2/1 or video stream at a full frame rate of 30/25 frames per second. The MPEG video and audio are transferred to disk synchronously. It also offers advanced event handling with video motion detection, alarm notification and IR remote control. Pocket DVR also features LED and vibration for status indication.

Pocket DVR can be used in almost unlimited number of situations, like digital security surveillance, remote monitoring, spy and car electronics etc.

About Zowietek

Zowietek Electronics, Ltd established in the year of 2004, has many years of excellent experiences in the design, development and manufacture of high-quality Medical Video Recorder, HD SDI Bullet Camera, HD Bullet Camera, HD Micro DVR, HD Video Encoder, Micro MPEG2 DVR, LANC, TV Tuner Card, MPEG-1/2/4 encoder, VBI/Teletext, VideoScope and on-going development efforts. We have strong hardware, firmware, software, and R&D experiences to be the market leader in developing, manufacturing, and integration, digital video technology for professional video applications for many years. Zowietek is focusing on OEM/ODM customers worldwide. We keep presenting the latest video technology and full range solutions to our customers. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at www.zowietek.com.
Shanghai, 2008– Zowietek Electronics, Ltd., the multi-media and network video product supplier in China, announce All-in-one waterproof LANC Remote Control and LANC/Beacon Extension Cable today.
All-in-one remote control makes one LANC remote control for all video cameras with a LANC connection and one button for all functions possible. It works for all old models of Sony or Sony LANC compatible video camera, new DVD and Hard Disk video cameras with a 2.5mm LANC jack. You don’t need concern compatibility problems and complicated button combinations to control your video camera. Long LANC cable makes it easy to store you video camera in safe place while focusing on your sport activities. There is no need to access the video camera buttons directly for recording and standby or power on/off. It can extend the video camera battery life. Only one simple multi-color LED for video camera status feedback, such as recording, standby, low battery and low tape status. This LANC Remote Control is an IP65 water/dust/mud proof design. The LANC extension cable is also available.

About Zowietek

Zowietek Electronics, Ltd established in the year of 2004, has many years of excellent experiences in the design, development and manufacture of high-quality Medical Video Recorder, HD SDI Bullet Camera, HD Bullet Camera, HD Micro DVR, HD Video Encoder, Micro MPEG2 DVR, LANC, TV Tuner Card, MPEG-1/2/4 encoder, VBI/Teletext, VideoScope and on-going development efforts. We have strong hardware, firmware, software, and R&D experiences to be the market leader in developing, manufacturing, and integration, digital video technology for professional video applications for many years. Zowietek is focusing on OEM/ODM customers worldwide. We keep presenting the latest video technology and full range solutions to our customers. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at www.zowietek.com.
Shanghai, 2008– Zowietek Electronics, Ltd., the multi-media and network video product supplier in China, announce Micro Pocket DVR II today. It is one dedicated battery powered, credit card length DVR designed for portable, mobile DVR applications.
It is a go-anywhere mini-standalone Micro DVR with high resolution, DVD quality video and external CCD/CMOS camera support. Micro DVR provides scalable video and audio compression to record up to 32 hours in Full D1 quality on solid state drives. The record time could be much longer if motion detection is active or lower frame rate is used in surveillance. Generally, there are six level record modes, LQ/LP/EP/LP/SP/HQ for record options. Interface
to integrate with other system, customized video resolution, bit rate, motion detection, time stamp, video Lap Timer, LANC, GPS and G-Force are also available.
Micro Pocket DVR is small enough, only the length of credit card, to fit in your hand and offer broadcast quality video. It uses solid state drive, removable Compact Flash Card. There are various CF cards for option now in market. FAT32 standard file system is used in video storage, therefore the video files can be accessed by any PC via card reader or PCMCIA interface.
Micro DVR keeps all functions as its predecessor but it has more. Powerful audio processor in Micro DVR makes the MIC gain adjust possible, so no powered MIC is required, Versatile MIC can be used and different gain of MIC can be selected for different noise environments. Motion detection is also embedded in Micro DVR. An analog video output is supported to connect to external mobile LCD monitor to preview the camera video. GPS is an optional function for future extension. A single cable is designed to connect all external devices so no hassle cables entangled together. Furthermore, for customized orders, the MIC and video camera can be connected to one single cable to get rid of those flexible connectors. Additional digital I/O, RS232 are also optional interface. For outdoor sports, a removable belt clip is designed as standard accessory.
A powerful Ethernet port is also designed in Micro DVR. It can be used to transfer video files or synchronize video files, time and settings etc to PC. Because of this Ethernet interface, Micro DVR can
also be used as a video server to remotely monitor the video over the LAN or even Internet.
Besides of large capacity battery, AC power is also available and can be swapped with battery any time without the interruption of operation of Micro DVR. Meanwhile, Micro DVR also supply power to any external camera with adjustable output voltage. The Micro DVR comes with Industrial 3500mA Lion polymer battery for standalone power and replaceable. It can support much longer working time than before. It will be charged automatically by on board charger while AC power is used. Car cigarette power adapter can also be used to power Micro DVR or charge battery.
Micro DVR digitizes analog video into crisp Full D1 video stream at a full frame rate up to 8Mbits/s. The compressed video and audio are transferred to CF disk synchronously. As the MPEG-2 file is fully MPEG-2 compliant, it can be used for view, video editing or DVD playback directly. Micro DVR also offers advanced event handling with video motion detection, alarm notification, Lap Timer and professional LANC remote interface. Micro DVR also features LED, vibration or Buzz for status indication.
Micro DVR can be used in almost unlimited number of situations, like digital security surveillance, body worn DVR, remote monitoring, spy, car/motorcycle racing, helicopter, buses, wildlife filming, bike, adventure, skydiving, ski/board, snowmobile and extreme sports etc.
*Comparison with competitive products.

About Zowietek

Zowietek Electronics, Ltd established in the year of 2004, has many years of excellent experiences in the design, development and manufacture of high-quality Medical Video Recorder, HD SDI Bullet Camera, HD Bullet Camera, HD Micro DVR, HD Video Encoder, Micro MPEG2 DVR, LANC, TV Tuner Card, MPEG-1/2/4 encoder, VBI/Teletext, VideoScope and on-going development efforts. We have strong hardware, firmware, software, and R&D experiences to be the market leader in developing, manufacturing, and integration, digital video technology for professional video applications for many years. Zowietek is focusing on OEM/ODM customers worldwide. We keep presenting the latest video technology and full range solutions to our customers. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at www.zowietek.com.
Shanghai, 2008– Zowietek Electronics, Ltd., the multi-media and network video product supplier in China, announce 2.5mm LANC Adapter for Sony 10pin Connector.
LANC Adapter is designed for all new Sony Camcorder, that connects the 10pin Sony multi-AV remote terminal jack to 2.5mm tradiional LANC jack plus video and audio outputs with RCA connector. Sony combines audio/video output and LANC signal in one 10pin multi-AV remote terminal jack on all new camcorders. Most of the new Sony Camcorder don’t have the standard 2.5mm LANC jack any more. LANC controls becomes part of the 10pin AV jack. LANC is available but not directly accessible without make a adapter cable. This adapter make the connection between Sony new 10pin connector and 2.5mm LANC possible. No batteries, plug and play, work for all LANC protocol.

About Zowietek

Zowietek Electronics, Ltd established in the year of 2004, has many years of excellent experiences in the design, development and manufacture of high-quality Medical Video Recorder, HD SDI Bullet Camera, HD Bullet Camera, HD Micro DVR, HD Video Encoder, Micro MPEG2 DVR, LANC, TV Tuner Card, MPEG-1/2/4 encoder, VBI/Teletext, VideoScope and on-going development efforts. We have strong hardware, firmware, software, and R&D experiences to be the market leader in developing, manufacturing, and integration, digital video technology for professional video applications for many years. Zowietek is focusing on OEM/ODM customers worldwide. We keep presenting the latest video technology and full range solutions to our customers. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at www.zowietek.com.