The EyeTV Mobile delivers live over-the-air TV to iPads and iPhones, but the extremely limited channel selection is just the first of several reasons it's tough to recommend.
If you're a Mac user who's been looking for a way to add live TV and DVR functionality to your computer, the Elgato EyeTV Hybrid could be the solution you've been waiting for. However, in a world of ever-increasing streaming video options, you might find your needs for live TV recording to be ever diminishing.
The Elgato EyeTV Mobile is a small antenna dongle that delivers a handful of over-the-air TV channels to iPads and iPhones. Just don't expect cable TV -- or even all of your local stations.
The iPad and iPhone accessory is the second product to work with Dyle's mobile television service, which picks up local channels.
If you've been hoping for a live television option for your iPad 2, the prospects of realizing that dream are one step closer. Mac accessory maker Elgato has announced its EyeTV Mobile iPad 2 TV Tuner, a dongle created specifically for the iPad 2 to bring live television to your mobile lifestyle.
A good buy for cable or satellite users, this mini TiVo brings television to your Mac at a reasonable price.
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Looking to turn your Mac into a TV/DVR? We go hands-on with the Elgato EyeTV Hybrid and its iOS app for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.
Yes, you can turn your Mac into a TV and DVR, and even get your iPad in on the action, too. Hands on with the Elgato EyeTV Hybrid and its iOS app.
Elgato announces its new Mac-connected DVR with h.264 accelerated HD video encoding, integrated IR blaster, bundled software, and the capability of streaming to the Apple iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch.
Take a closer look at the Elgato EyeTV HD, a DVR interface made for the Mac that can stream video to an Apple iPad.