View Full Version : TV Tuner Card

02-01-2007, 04:59 PM

In device manager I've got "nVidia WDM TVTuner" listed. Does this mean I have a TV Tuner card? If so, how am I able to watch TV on my PC?


Pete O'Neil
02-01-2007, 05:40 PM
Chances are your video card supports video in, meaning it can capture video outputted from a TV, VCR, DVD, Video Camera etc, but its not capable of interpreting a VHF/UHF signal, thus would need a TV/VCR to "tune" the signal and then output to the PC.

There are very very few nVidia graphics cards that have integrated TV Tuners.

02-01-2007, 08:40 PM
Certain things like my AGP Ti4200 have ViVo... never used it though, but I believe nVidia have never actually "tuned" TV, as mentioned :)

02-01-2007, 10:04 PM
My nVidia card has ViVo and shows a "nVidia WDM TVTuner", but it just signifies "TV in" as in video capture capability.

It does not signify a TV tuner is included.