Compro Technology is introducing the VideoMate V550, a high-end standalone TV box which can be used for watching analog TV shows on a CRT/LCD/PDP monitor.
with no need for drivers, software installation or even a computer, the device can simply be connected directly to a monitor to allow users to watch TV shows directly on the monitor.
The VideoMate V550 provides up to 1600 x 1200 high-resolution and standard 4:3, 16:9 /16:10 wide screen LCD monitor supports. It also provides 2D/3D Y/C separation and a noise reduction chip clear and sharp pictures.
A special PIP feature is available, allowing users to watch live TV and use other Windows applications at the same time with a size selectable and removable window. The software allows setup of "my favorite channel" list, 9 channels preview on one screen, and sleep timer setup to automatically turn off the monitor.
The VideoMate V550 also includes an external box stand to provide S-video, composite video, stereo audio, and component video (Y, Cb, Cr) inputs.