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WinTV-NOVA-HD-S2 Overview

Watch & record High Definition DVB-S2 digital satellite TV on your PC or laptop!

WinTV-NOVA-HD-USB2 brings high definition digital satellite TV (DVB-S and DVB-S2) to your laptop or desktop PC. Watch, Pause and Record satellite TV. Receive hundreds of free-to-air digital satellite TV channels from different countries and cultures! The software included allows you to watch free-to-air HD digital satellite TV too!

New WinTV v8 HD software! The new software included is easy to install and use. Watch, pause and record digital satellite TV in a window on your PC or laptop screen. Pause live TV and create your own instant replay. Or listen to high quality satellite radio channels while you work on your PC! You can use the scheduler to record your TV programmes on a once only, daily or weekly schedule. The HD application will record your programmes to disk in the original digital quality.

WinTV-NOVA-HD-USB2 is easy to install. Just plug it into your PC or laptops’ USB 2.0 port, plug in the external power supply and connect a satellite dish (DiSEqC 1.0* is supported). In a few minutes you’ll be watching HD digital satellite TV on your PC or laptop screen!

Hauppauge’s remote control makes WinTV-NOVA-HD-USB2 easy to use. Change channel, adjust audio volume, start a recording, all from the Hauppauge remote control!


  • DVB-S Radio is not DAB Radio or DMB Radio
  • Your satellite dish must be aimed at a satellite which is transmitting digital free-to-air Sat TV. For example, Astra and Eutelsat provide free-to-air satellite channels.

WinTV-NOVA-HD-USB2 features

  • Satellite HD TV (DVB-S and DVB-S2) receiver for your PC or notebook, connects via USB 2.0 port.
  • Watch free-to-air digital satellite and high definition satellite TV programmes on your PC screen, in a window or full screen! HD digital TV gives you the best audio and video quality, up to 1080i resolution.
  • New WinTV v8 HD software included! Pause digital TV with instant replay. See a guide of upcoming digital TV programmes. Schedule TV recordings with a few clicks of the mouse!
  • Record digital satellite TV programmes to disk using in the original MPEG-2 quality or record HD digital satellite TV programmes to disk in the original hi-definition format. Playback your satellite TV recordings at any time.
  • Listen and record DVB-S satellite radio.
  • DiSEqC 1.0 support.
  • Includes Hauppauge’s IR remote control for easy control of the TV functions.

WinTVNOVA-HD-USB2 System Requirements


System Requirements

  • Minimum processor recommended:
    • 2.0 GHz Intel® P4 or equivalent for TV watching.
    • 3.0 GHz single core or 2.0 GHz multi-core processor for HD TV.
  • Microsoft® Windows® 10, 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista with 1 GB RAM
  • Graphics with 64 MB of memory (minimum).
  • Sound card or on board sound.
  • USB 2.0 port (will not work with USB 1.1).
  • Internet connection for WinTV v8 download and activation.
  • Satellite dish with Universal LNB (DiSEqC 1.0 supported).

Model numbers

model 01255: WinTV-NOVA-HD USB2 Stick with DVB-S/DVB-S2 support and English manual

Included in the box

  • WinTV-NOVA-HD-USB2 device with built-in DVB-S/DVB-S2 receiver.
  • Wall plug power supply.
  • 1 Meter USB cable.
  • IR remote control transmitter and battery.
  • WinTV v8 HD Activation Code.
  • Quick Installation Guide.