[linux-dvb] Dvico HDTV Dual Express

Steven Toth stoth at linuxtv.org
Thu Oct 16 23:54:35 CEST 2008


Alex Ferrara wrote:
> On 16/10/2008, at 10:12 AM, Michael Krufky wrote:
> 
>> On Wed, Oct 15, 2008 at 6:42 PM, Steven Toth <stoth at linuxtv.org 
>> <mailto:stoth at linuxtv.org>> wrote:
>>> Alex Ferrara wrote:
>>>> As reported by an earlier email, I have had poor tuner results with my
>>>> dual express card. I have tried playing with the RF amplification,
>>>> removing it completely, and testing the card in the same environment
>>>> running Vista. Vista works great, Linux does not.
>>>
>>> This card works perfectly for me, I use it all of the time under Linux.
>>
>> Steve, you have the FusionHDTV 7 Dual Express, which is *not* the
>> FusionHDTV Dual Digital 4.
>>
>> Alex,  if you search the mailing lists, you will find various other
>> user reports of poor tuning performance with various revisions of the
>> Dual Digital 4.
>>
>> You say that you have version 2 -- can you check which IC's are on the
>> device?  IIRC, that should be a Cypress FX2 with two dib7070's
>>
>> ...If you have 2 xc3028's (or xc3008's) and two zl10353's (or mt352's)
>> then its rev 1.  I haven't heard users reporting problems with the
>> dib7070 version -- maybe some tweaking is needed.
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Mike
> 
> I believe that the FusionHDTV 7 is an ATSC card? I don't think that is 
> the same card as I live in Australia (DVB-T PAL).

Ahh, all bets are off, I take back my comments. I thought you were 
referring to the FusionHDTV 7 Dual Express selling in the USA.

I have no idea about the DVB-T version.

- Steve




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