The F210 HomeFree AVplus TV Tuner from AVerMedia is a network TV streaming device used with a wireless router. It can broadcast digital TV, satellite TV and AV-input video signals over a Wi-Fi home network. Under the same Wi-Fi network, two users can use their iPad, Windows laptop or desktop to watch different TV sources wirelessly at the same time, unrestricted to a specific location. As a network device, the HomeFree AVplus is installed where a wireless router and TV/video connections are available, allowing you to watch TV wirelessly and freely in any room of your home.
The HomeFree AVplus has one set of composite video inputs and one digital TV input. It also allows your iPad to serve as a remote control for a wide variety of set-top boxes such as Skybox, TiVO, DISH, DVD players and other TV set-top boxes. Its intuitive design allows you to easily surf through satellite TV channels with a tap of your finger.
Compatible with Windows 7 Media Center
The HomeFree AVplus is compatible with Windows 7 Media Center. It enables Windows-based computer users to watch, playback and schedule the recordings of digital TV programs on the local hard disk of their laptop or desktop without installing any other software.
Enjoy HDTV on iPad, Laptop or Desktop
The HomeFree AVplus can real-time broadcast digital HDTV with high resolution up to 1080p* within LAN area. You can watch live HDTV on your iPad, laptop or desktop in any room at your home.
*The video quality can be decreased due to the hardware restrictions of your viewing devices.
Remotely Control your Set-Top Box from your iPad, Laptop or Desktop
The HomeFree AVplus supports IR learning and features built-in IR blaster and receiver. The IR blaster allows you to remotely control an external set-top box connected to the HomeFree AVplus from your iPad, laptop or desktop over the Wi-Fi network. It uses the included software AVer MediaCenter HomeFree or the iPad app HomeFree Player for this function. With HomeFree AVplus, you can watch satellite TV wirelessly, over your home network, on your portable computer without any device attached on.
The HomeFree AVplus features easy installation and automatic device search while iPad, laptop or desktop are connected to a LAN.
When connected to a wireless router it features live TV zero-loss HDTV streaming to computers over a LAN.
The HomeFree AVplus supports multiple TV signals including digital HDTV.
It serves two users to watch different TV sources simultaneously.*
*To support two users watching TV on their iPad/laptop/desktop at the same time, HomeFree Combo and the viewing devices must be in the same Wi-Fi segment.
In the Box
AVerMedia F210 HomeFree AVplus TV Tuner
High-Speed (10/100 Mbps) Ethernet Cable
Composite (RCA) Cable
IR Blaster Cable
Client Application Installation CD
Quick Installation Guide
1 Year Warranty
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• 75 Ω TV antenna (ATSC) RF in/out (IEC type)
• Composite AV in/out
• S-Video in/out
• Power 5 V/2 A
• High-speed (100 Base-T) Ethernet output
• Support full HD up to 1080p for digital TV signal in HDTV format to PC/NB
Digital: DVB-T (supports HDTV*) or ATSC (supports HDTV*)
Windows 7/Vista/XP (32/64-bit)
• For Real-Time TV Viewing, MPEG-2 Recording & TimeShifting:
- Intel Pentium 4 1.7 GHz
- AMD Athlon XP 1700+
- Intel Pentium Mobile 1.0 GHz or AMD equivalent CPU
- Intel Atom 1.6 GHz
• For H.264 HDTV Viewing:
- Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz
- AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 2.8 GHz
- Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz or AMD equivalent CPU (laptop)
• For AV Device Capturing:
- Intel Pentium 4 3.0 GHz (hyper-threading)
- AMD Athlon XP 3200+
- Intel Pentium Mobile 2.0 GHz or AMD equivalent
512 MB RAM or above (1 GB RAM recommended)
VGA card* with support for DirectX 9.0c and HD DXVA
Windows 7 Media Center
AVer MediaCenter HomeFree (Windows 7/Vista/XP)
*With a VGA card supporting HD DXVA, the CPU requirement for H.264 HDTV viewing can be lowered to the Intel Pentium 4 3.0GHz
iPad System Requirements
• Wi-Fi support
• SD video quality support*
• HomeFree player**
*iPad supports SD video playback but does not have recording functionality due to its hardware limitations**Available for download from the Apple App Store
LAN Environment Requirements
• Cable LAN: High-speed (10/100 Base-T) Ethernet
• Wireless LAN: 802.11n dual band wireless router with MIMO 2x2 or above
Audio and Video:
• Basic cable TV set-top box
• Digital cable set-top box
• Digital video recorder (DVR)
• DVD player/recorder
• Satellite receiver
• Video/security camera