Niveus Media Releases 4 Tuner Media Center System
Niveus Media and AVerMedia Team Up to Release the First Commercially Available, 4 Tuner Windows® XP® Media Center Edition System with up to 1 Terabyte of Storage | Record more, store more; the Niveus Media Center - Denali Limited Edition is now available.
Santa Clara, CA, 12 July 2005 – Niveus Media, Inc., manufacturer of media entertainment devices for the high-end audio/video market has announced the availability of the Niveus Media Center - Denali Limited Edition; the first commercially available Windows® XP® Media Center Edition system to support both dual NTSC and dual ATSC tuners.
We’re pleased to announce that our collaboration with AVerMedia has resulted in our ability to bring to market the first Windows Media Center system that includes a total of 4 tuners; dual analog tuners and dual high definition tuners, allowing a user to record up to 4 programs simultaneously” said Tim Cutting, CEO of Niveus Media. “The Denali Limited Edition’s 4 tuners will provide Niveus Authorized Dealers with an opportunity to offer their clients the most advanced media center on the market.”
Niveus Media co-developed this 4 tuner solution in conjunction with AVerMedia , the leading provider of digital multimedia and presentation technology. AVerMedia’s AVerTVHD MCE A180 cards are utilized in the Denali Limited Edition and enable Niveus to implement the first 4 tuner solution. The AVerTVHD MCE A180 card is a full height PCI ATSC HDTV card designed for free over-the-air digital TV and full quality free over-the-air HDTV reception.
"AVerMedia is pleased to have the AVerTVHD MCE A180 card power the HD capability of the Denali Limited Edition,” said Allan Yang, CTO of AVerMedia Technologies. “Niveus is known as an innovative company and we’re glad to help them continue this tradition with their latest first-to-market offering.”
In addition to 4 tuners, the completely fanless Denali Limited Edition includes 1 Terabyte of Storage (1000GB = 1000 hours of analog television or 100 hours of HDTV), and a high performance system built around the proprietary Niveus Passive Cooling System: passively cooled Intel 3.4 GHz processor, 2GB of RAM and a passively cooled ATI X850 XT graphic card; ATI’s top-of-the-line graphics solution.