Hauppauge has been know for creating hardware to capture what you playing on your next generation gaming console in HD in the easiest way. Normally you would here the phrase ‘Capture Card’ from your friends when it comes to recording a bad ass gaming montage, or simply recording video guides, walkthrough or whatever for a specific game on YouTube. Maybe you wonder how it is done all together. Well either way Hauppauge has announced the second edition of their easy to hook up and record HD PVR Gaming Edition.
There is no installing hardware cards into a monster PC you must have, shelling out tons of dollars. It is one unit that does it all. The quality is 1080p30 – this bad boy records in blu-ray quality in H.264 format. One of the best things about the device is that it decodes HDMI for you so you can simply plug it in and play like you would normally while recording in the highest quality possible if you you want. Get the full details in the press release below.
NEW YORK – August 20, 2012: Hauppauge Digital, Inc.(NASDAQ: HAUP), the world’s leading developer and manufacturer of TV tuners and HD video recorders, has launched their latest high definition video game recorder, HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition, at the gamescom2012 gaming show in Cologne, Germany. HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition will have a list price of $169.- and features high definition HDMI and Component video recording at up to 1080p30, plus HDMI “no delay pass-through” so gamers can record their game play while playing the game on a TV monitor.
The HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition is a complete kit for gamers who want to record their Sony PlayStation®3 or Xbox® 360 game play in high definition. HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition features near-perfect video quality and records HD video from either HDMI or Component video at up to 1080p30. Gamers can share their best video gameplay with friends on YouTube by using the included Arcsoft Showbiz application to record and then upload videos. HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition also allows users to produce their own movies from their gameplay.
All cables necessary to record gameplay are included: an extra long 9 ft USB cable is included, plus two 6 ft HDMI and a 6 ft special PS3 Component video cable for use with the Sony Playstation 3.
HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition includes a pro-quality HD video encoder so gamers will get the best video quality when they record game play. The built-in HD video recorder was designed for the TV broadcast industry. All recordings are in H.264, which is the video format used to make HD Blu-ray discs. To make installation easy, HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition has “no delay” HDMI pass-through. This means that gamers can connect HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition between their game console and an HD TV set using HDMI and play their games on the HD TV set live without experiencing any delay.
With higher performance, easy installation and unparalleled quality, HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition is the best HD game recorder yet. Find out more at www.hauppage.com.
Hauppauge Digital, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAUP) is a leading developer and manufacturer of high definition video recorders plus digital TV and data broadcast receiver products for personal computers. Through its Hauppauge Computer Works, Inc., PCTV Systems Sarl.and Hauppauge Digital Europe subsidiaries, the Company designs and develops digital video boards for TV-in-a-window, digital video editing and video conferencing. The Company is headquartered in Hauppauge, New York, with administrative offices in New York, Germany, Singapore, Taiwan, Ireland and Luxembourg and sales offices in Germany, London, Paris, The Netherlands, Sweden, Italy, Spain, Singapore and California. The Company’s Internet web site can be found at http://www.hauppauge.com. Hauppauge and WinTV are registered trademarks of Hauppauge Computer Works, Inc. Other product or service names herein are the trademarks of their respective owners.