AVERMEDIA® ANNOUNCES THE RELEASE OF THE AVERTV® USB MCE EXTERNAL TV TUNER

AVerMedia Now Offering Windows® Media Center 2005 Certified Hi-Speed USB2.0 TV Tuner for MCE 2005 Laptops & Desktops

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:


AVERMEDIA® ANNOUNCES THE RELEASE OF THE AVERTV® USB MCE EXTERNAL TV TUNER
AVerMedia Now Offering Windows® Media Center 2005 Certified Hi -Speed USB2.0 TV Tuner for MCE 2005 Laptops & Desktops

MILPITAS, CA - February 7, 2005 - AVerMedia® Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of digital multimedia and presentation technology announced today the release of the AVerTV USB MCE, a Windows Media Center Edition 2005 certified external hi -speed USB2.0 TV tuner. This highly portable TV tuner allows user to enjoy the "My TV" feature in their MCE 2005 desktop or laptop. Compatible with all third -party video editing software, users can enjoy the AVerTV USB MCE video capture capability as well. Furthermore, as an external device, the AVerTV USB MCE can be used as a secondary tuner used in conjunction with an internal or another external tuner. This allows users to watch one program while recording another simultaneously, or use the MCE 2005 Picture -in -Picture features.
Featuring hardware MPEG2 compression, the AVerTV USB MCE allows users to easily watch, pause, rewind, playback and record live TV through their MCE 2005 operating system on their laptop or desktop. The unit simply plugs into any available USB port and connects to either a coaxial cable or free air antenna. Users can also take advantage of the MCE 2005 recording scheduler to pre -set recording of their favorite shows. Furthermore, the AVerTV USB MCE features image and video capture capability as well as the standard MCE 2005 closed caption and parental control capabilities.
"The addition of this new external MCE certified TV Tuner to the already robust TV Tuner product offering increases AVerMedia's position as a 'one -stop -shop' for virtually any requirement," says Dominic Wong, Technical Marketing Manager for AVerMedia Technologies, Inc. "The AVerTV USB MCE is a comprehensive, yet easy to install and use solution for the latest MCE 2005 laptops and desktops."
Pricing and Availability
The AVerMedia AVerTV USB MCE is available now for $129.99 MSRP. For more information about the AVerTV USB MCE or other TV Tuner solutions, visit: http://www.aver.com/2005home/product/tvtuner/tvtuner.shtml . For information regarding any of AVerMedia's other digital multimedia products, visit www.avermedia -usa.com or call AVerMedia at (408) 263 -3828.

About AVerMedia Technologies:
AVerMedia is the technology leader in Digital Multimedia Video Convergence Technology. Aside from its full line of TV Tuners and Personal Video Recorder products, AVerMedia provides Hardware and Software DVR Board Security Systems, Document Cameras, Digital Video Makers, TV Photo Viewers, and PC -to -TV Converters for consumer and corporate/ educational markets. AVerMedia also partners with ODMs for the development of AVerMedia's technologies for integration applications.

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