To clarify, its not 'analog only', it just doesnt do HDTV. You can get
digital TV that is Standard Definition, so it will work with some
digital TV footage. This is a global list, and theres a range of
different products from Elgato for different emerging Digital TV
standards in different parts of the world. It is certainly a shame
that the eyeHome doesnt do HDTV, but for videoblog->TV purposes this
sdoesnt matter at the moment. 

>From their FAQ:

Q: Does EyeHome support HDTV resolutions?

A: Yes and No. The EyeHome hardware runs at a native 480p (720 by 480)
resolution. It can scale this to 720p (1280 by 720) or 1080i (1920 by
1080), and the scaling is high quality. You pick the resolution you
want in the EyeHome Settings screen. You can also choose standard TV

Only video that is 480p or less will play. EyeHome cannot play HDTV
video from EyeTV 500 or any other source, due to its higher bitrate
and resolution above 480p.

Steve of Elbows

--- In, Kunga <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I have all three eyeTV products. Don't get eyeHome. It is analog only  
> and will not communicate the digital recordings of the eyeTV 500  
> digital tuner, which I also have, to a TV at all. I recommend the  
> eyeTV 500 digital tuner for off air HDTV viewing and recording on  
> your Mac. But the eyeHome is a total disappointment.
> -- 
> Taylor Barcroft
> New Media Publisher, Editor, Video Journalist, Webcaster, Futurecaster
> Santa Cruz CA, Beach of the Silicon Valley
> iTunes
> On Sep 22, 2005, at 12:39 PM, Steve Watkins wrote:
> > Before I waffle technically, theres at least one totally alternative
> > option for Mac users, which has the advantage of also providing a
> > remote and navigation system to access your media from the comfort of
> > the sofa.
> >
> >
> >
> > Anybody got one of those? Ive thought about it but its just a bit too
> > much money and I dont know if it will handle a flexible enough range
> > of codecs/file formats to work with enough of the vlogospheres  
> > contents.
> >

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