Re: SUCCESS - KWorld VS-USB2800D recognized as PointNix Intra-Oral Camera - No Composite Input
- Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2009 00:33:51 -0700 (PDT)
- From: chris snow <chsnow123@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: SUCCESS - KWorld VS-USB2800D recognized as PointNix Intra-Oral Camera - No Composite Input
I have a freeview terrestial hard-disc recorder with just a scart out
connection. To burn off the recorded programs I normally plug a scart dvd
recorder into the hard-disc recorder. Instead of using the dvd recorder, I
would like to copy the recorded programs onto my laptop.
Devin Heitmueller-2 wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 18, 2009 at 4:59 PM, chris snow <chsnow123@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Is this hardware any good? There is a lot of 1 star reviews on
>> but I'm not sure if it's user error rather than the hardware....
>> Many thanks,
> It's not a bad piece of hardware in terms of capture quality. Bear in
> mind that it only has S-Video and composite inputs - it does not have
> a tuner. Also, the audio feed comes through the external cable, so
> you need to hook that to the line-in on your soundcard. It also
> doesn't have an IR receiver or blaster, so not well suited for
> controlling a cable box.
> One more warning: they just released a new version of the product
> which uses a different chip. As a result, if you haven't bought it
> yet you might end up with the new version, which *is* supported in the
> latest v4l-dvb tree, but that support was introduced after Ubuntu 9.10
> took the kernel.
> In other words, it's all about what you intend to do with the product.
> Devin J. Heitmueller - Kernel Labs
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