Linux Journal: Approaches to a Linux PVR
Apr 21, 2005, 09:15 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steve Hastings)
"My goal is to have the option of full-quality capture. Thus, I
am not interested in any solution based on USB; no USB solution can
capture full-size frames at full speed. USB 1.1 simply doesn't have
the bandwidth for real-time video capture, even with compression.
USB 2.0 does have the required bandwidth, but I haven't seen any
USB 2.0 TV capture devices. Also, I am not interested in any
solution that cannot capture stereo sound..."