Solved USB or PCI HD Tuner for HTPC? Tags: Tuner Cards Tuner Graphics Product Last response: January 22, 2010 2:19 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Alvysyngr January 21, 2010 4:19:05 PM There seem to be so many choices - I want to be able to grab over-the-air channels as well as connect ClearQam (sp?) in the future. I am running Windows 7 and would be using Windows MEdia Center - any suggestions? I want to spend less than $60 More about : usb pci tuner htpc leon2006 January 21, 2010 5:07:52 PM My personal choice is PCIE base HDTV tuner. Its cleaner setup with more I/O connectivity than USB base tuner. Here's the tuner that i use. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... It works well with Windows Media Center and with the vendor TV/PVR/DVR software. m 0 l Alvysyngr January 21, 2010 5:23:36 PM I appreciate the response but that tuner is $130. i would even go as high as $80 but really can't afford more. m 0 l Related resources PCI vs. USB: Which add-on TV Tuner? - Forum any Suggestion for PCI or USB TV tuner? - Forum FS: Diablotek Radeon HD 4830, DDR2 RAM, TV-Tuner, Wireless PCI card - Forum Problem with Diamond/ATI TV Wonder 650 HD Dual Tuner PCI - Forum Best v1.0 PCI Express x16 Video Card for HTPC and HD Video - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution rwpritchett January 22, 2010 2:11:12 PM Here's a good resource for TV tuners for PCs: hdtvtunerinfo.com The table on the linked page will give you prices, pros and cons for popular PCI, PCIe, USB, and network tuners. Share Alvysyngr January 22, 2010 2:19:42 PM Best answer selected by alvysyngr. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources HD PCI Tuner Card Forum visiontek HD 650 pci express tv tuner Forum hd usb tv tuner suggestions ? Forum SolvedPurchase DVR/TV Tuner or HTPC Forum Solved$1000+/- HTPC Build with desktop case and 4 tv cable tuner card Forum Solved$1000 HTPC with desktop case and 4 tv cable tuner card. Forum RADEON HD 7850 with Asus P8H77-I -LGA1155 Intel H77 Chipset DDR3 PCI Express SATA USB 3.0 Mini-ITX Motherboard Forum SolvedHTPC Tuner Card Issues Forum SolvedIn need of an HTPC (solved except for tuner card) Forum SolvedPCI USB Expansion slot solution Forum SolvedATI TVW750USB Tuner problem Forum SolvedIndoor Antenna (Coaxial) To Projector (HDMI) - NEED HD TUNER Forum Solvedwireless adapters: pci vs usb Forum Solvedneed new external TV tuner for Comcast cable HD reception Forum SolvedPCI-E to USB 3.0 adapter Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !