Re: cheap vs expensive tv tuners
Personally speaking, I prefer the PCI TV tuners, such as the Hauppage PVR 150, I had a USB TV tuner, and I had problems with delays at time, if I was doing other processor hungry work, because the tuner relies on the computer to provide the processing power, whereas with the PCI card, that carries out the majority of the work, and leaves the computer free to do other stuff.
Often or not the USB tuners are far cheaper
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