From the manufacturer
Receive Local TV Channel
Mediasonic ATSC digital TV converter box converts over-the-air ATSC digital TV broadcast to your analog and digital TV, projector, and computer monitor. It supports up to 1080P
Record and Playback your favorite TV show
HW130STB allows you to record TV show in USB 2.5″ / 3.5″ external hard drive and play back on your TV or Computer. USB flash drive is not recommended for recording function.
TV Tuner Function
HW130STB can be additional TV Tuner to your TV. If your TV does not have TV tuner, it can act as a receiver for over-the-air TV channel. If your TV already has a tuner, you can watch TV using existing tuner, and use this box to record another channel.
You can connect HW130STB to your TV by either HDMI or Composite or Coaxial port.
TV Tuner Function: Add additional Tuner to your TV, some TV does not have built-in tuner, this can be an add-on to your TV. eg: compatible with VIZIO TV
12 hr. AM / PM time display
EPG (Electronic Program Guide) and program information.
Favorite Channel List
Parental Control Function
EAS (Emergency Alert System) to alert you any emergency information from TV station
Real Time and Schedule Recording
This converter box is designed to receive Over-The-Air TV signal, and it is not a replacement of cable box. External Antenna is required to connect to this converter box in order to receive signal. This product does Not Work with TIVO and cable company such as Comcast, DirecTV, DISH Network, Time Warner Cable, etc. In general, this product does not work with encrypted cable signal.
This product ONLY work for ATSC signal. It will work in USA / Canada / Mexico / Bahamas / Dominican Republic / Suriname. For other countries, please check with your local TV signal before purchase this item.
TV Recording Important Note:
Recommend USB 2.0 or 3.0 2.5″ or 3.5″ External Hard Drive
Support up to 2TB. Hard Drive need to formatted in MBR Format
Using USB Flash Drive does not provide smooth recording.
Video is recorded in MTS format, and can be play back in Computer too
Each hour of recording will take about 8GB
Subtitle will be recorded only If it is turn on during the recording
Product Size (Inch)
5 x 4 x 1.5
7.5 x 4.5 x 1.5
5 x 4 x 1.5
8.8 x 7.8 x 1.8
HDMI / AV / Coaxial Output
HDMI 1080P Output / Composite Out / Coaxial Output, Closed Caption, Auto Tuning, Timing Start Up & Shut Down.
Real-Time Recording & Programmed Time Recording, recording require user to connect a USB 2.0 or 3.0 2.5″ / 3.5″ External Hard Drive via USB (Up to 2TB, MBR format) (USB Flash Drive Not recommended)
USB Multimedia function play back Video, Music, Photo from USB Drive
**PLEASE NOTE**:This converter box is designed to receive Over-The-Air signal, and it is not a replacement of cable box. External Antenna is required to connect to this converter box in order to receive signal. This product does NOT Work with TIVO and cable company such as Comcast, DirecTV, DISH Network, Time Warner Cable, etc. In general, this product does NOT work with encrypted cable signal