World’s first bus-powerd USB-PVR

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.

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 Recorder4K Surgical Video Camera4K Video Encoder DecoderPTZ CameraPTZ Controllers, 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 medical, industrial and consumer video technology and full range solutions to our customers. For more information, please visit the company’s web site at www.zowietek.com.

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