Miglia Technology and Elgato partner to announce TVMini HD – The worlds
first USB2.0 HDTV recorder for your Mac
London, UK, 5 January, 2006 — Miglia Technology, a leading manufacturer of
video, audio and storage products for Mac and Windows, today announced
TVMini HD, this cool looking device allows you to watch, pause record and
rewind HDTV on your Mac.
Powered by Elgato’s award-winning EyeTV software, TVMini HD will let you
watch and record TV in outstanding digital quality on your Mac. TVMini HD
is smaller and less expensive than any comparable product, and compact
enough to take with you on any journey.
Simon Ellson, CEO, Miglia Technology, commented: “Miglia’s TVMini HD
combined with EyeTV will change the way you watch and record HDTV on your
Mac. The integrated online guide TitanTV (EPG) gives you full control of
your TV schedule, allowing you to program TV recordings automatically even
when you’re away. Just like its big brother EvolutionTV, TVMini HD will
help to replace your VCR. We even include a portable antenna so you can
watch TV on the go”
Miglia are running a giveaway at the MacWorld San Francisco Expo, simply
pick up a Miglia Credit card from the Elgato booth for a chance to win a
TVMini HD, Miglia will be giving away $1,000 of product during the Expo.
The credit card also gives you a special discount on products purchased
from www.miglia.com or www.elgato.com until the end of January 2006.
Store your favourite TV shows on your Mac to watch whenever you want, or
burn them to DVD to watch on your TV or export them to your iTunes library
and your iPod (5G). As usual Miglia includes a high quality remote control
that provides the ‘complete viewing experience’ allowing remote scheduling
and channel selection from the comfort of your armchair.
ATSC, the Advanced Television System Committee represents the future of
television broadcasting, known as HDTV in the United States. TVMini HD with
its ATSC decoder provides interference-free reception and remarkable
digital picture and sound quality (this assumes you have adequate reception
for ATSC in your local area). TVMini HD supports ATSC multilingual programs
and Dolby Digital audio if supported by your Mac.
Key features of the eyeTV software (from Elgato) built for TVMini HD:
* EyeTV lets you watch, record, edit and archive television on the Mac.
* Watch live television on the Mac
* Record television digitally to the Mac’s hard drive
* “shift time” by pausing live television, rewinding or fast forwarding
* Edit recorded television to remove unwanted content or save a favourite scene
* Archive favourite programs to DVD, SVCD or VideoCD to play on most
standard DVD players
* Export to iPod, PSP, iMovie HD, iDVD, or DVD Studio Pro allowing you to
make professional quality recordings.
* Play television in its own window, side-by-side with other applications,
at full screen or even in the Dock.
For further features, please go to:
* Mac with USB 2.0 Connectivity
* G4/500 or higher (DualG5 required for 1080i resolution) * Mac OS X 10.4
Pricing and availability
Miglia TVMini HD is available now from Miglia’s distribution partners, and
it’s online store, for a recommended retail price of $249. TVMini HD is
exclusively available in the USA, for HDTV in Europe please see TVMini
online at (http://www.miglia.com/products)http://www.miglia.com/products
All units carry a full 2 year RTB warranty. A list of distributors and
resellers is available on Miglia’s website:
Miglia Technology Ltd (Miglia) is a leading European manufacturer of video,
audio and storage products for Mac and Windows. Its product range brings
high end technology to a broader market place such as, DV encoding, Raid 1
and MPEG-4 real time encoding. With offices in the UK and the US, the
company designs, manufactures and fulfils its entire product range from
three locations in Europe and Asia.