Pinnacle has launched its latest PCTV tuner called the PCTV nanoStick. The small USB TV tuner allows Mac and PC users to watch digital TV on their computers. The device allows users to pause, rewind, and record programs.
The nanoStick measures 5.5 x 2.3 x 1.3cm and is digital HDTV ready. Software is included with the tuner called Pinnacle TVCenter Pro for PC and Elgato EyeTV Lite for Mac. A remote is included for changing channels from across the room.
The tuner stick is PVR capable and has software that allows for editing of programs. Pinnacles nanoStick is Windows Vista certified to work with Windows Media Center. Availability is scheduled for the end of September at a retail price of about $100.