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Asus launches Zenfone Go TV (smartphone with a TV tuner)

Asus has unveiled a new smartphone, but it’s not the anticipated Asus Zenfone 3. The Asus Zenfone Go TV is a 5.5 inch phone with modest specs, but one special feature: a digital TV tuner that allows you to watch broadcast television on the go (in select countries). Asus is selling the Zenfone Go TV […]

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Toshiba’s 13 inch Android tablet prototype gets a TV tuner

Toshiba has been playing with the idea of a tablet with a huge 13.3 inch display for a while. We first spotted a non-functional unit at CES in January. Now the folks at TechFokus in Germany have spotted a new version of the Toshiba AT330 tablet that not  only runs Android 4.0, but it packs a built-in […]

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Asus Ee PC T91MT with TV Tuner unboxed, tested – Video

The Asus Eee PC T91MT 8.9 inch touchscreen tablet-style netbook has been available in the US for a few months. But there’s one thing you can’t get with the US model yet — a built-in TV tuner. Peter from Netbooked picked up a Japanese model recently that comes with a 1Seg TV tuner. For the […]

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Hauppauge, MaxLinear to produce TV tuners for netbooks

Semiconductor company MaxLinear is teaming up with Hauppauge Digital, a company that makes TV tuners for computers to produce… a TV tuner for computers. But what sets the new MxL5007T apart is the fact that it’s a minicard designed specifically for netbooks and UMPCs. The TV tuner can pick up ATSC TV signals (that’s over-the-air […]

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Dell is finally shipping antennae to Mini 10 owners with TV tuners

Dell began offering Inspiron Mini 10 customers a chance to configure their netbooks with internal TV tuners a while back. There’s just one problem: the tuner is useless without an external TV antenna, and apparently anyone who received a netbook with TV tuner before June 24th didn’t get an antenna. According to some folks at […]

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Dell ships Inspiron Mini 10 with TV tuners, but no antennae

See that picture above? That’s a picture of the Dell Inspiron Mini 10 netbook with a TV antenna plugged into the internal TV tuner. Engadget snapped the photo a while back, and silly me, I figured it meant that Dell would actually ship the computer with this antenna… or at least offer it as an […]