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Hauppauge DEC 2000-T

Hauppauge DEC 2000-T
alaScore 71

45 reviews

Jan, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 45 reviews of Hauppauge DEC 2000-T. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Satellite Receivers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Satellite Receivers the Hauppauge DEC 2000-T is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 71/100 = Good quality.

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Jan, 2017

Expert review by: Nathan Taylor (

Hauppauge DEC2000T


One of the most unusual PVRs you can find, the Hauppauge DEC2000T is not actually a PVR at all, but a combination of digital set-top box and digital P...

Innovative combination of digital PC TV tuner and set-top box, decent software provided

Lack of integration between set-top box functions and PC functions

The DEC2000T is a handy two-in-one purchase, giving you both a PC-based tuner and a standalone digital set-top box in one hit. It would have been great if you were able to access the PC-based capabilities of the box (such as recording and...

Jun, 2005

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DEC 2000t


DTT signals decoded and displayed through USB, ideal for making your laptop or PC a Freeview box and includes some PVR functions too.

Product Specifications

The DEC 2000-t is a new generation TV adapter that can be connected to either an analogue TV or a personal computer or a notebook through a USB connection. The DEC 2000-t will allow you to receive all the new free to view digital terrestrial channels. The DEC 2000-t comes with all the cables to allow you to connect to a TV set through either the Scart or RF inputs.


Decoder:Hardware Decoder
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
Digital Broadcast Standard:DVB-T
Direct 3D Compatible:Not Applicable
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):GUIDE Plus+
Encoder:Hardware Encoder
HD ready: No
MHP (Multimedia Home Platform): No
Number of identical Tuners:1
Number of Output Channels:Not Applicable
Open GL Compatible:Not Applicable
Radio Reception: No
Remote Control: Yes
Sound System:Not Applicable
Time Shifting Function: No
Twin Tuner: No


Analogue Input: Yes
Digital Input: Yes
Ethernet: No
Firewire: No
TV Input:Unknown
TV Output: Yes

Decoding Systems

Terrestrial:FTA Non-Upgrade

General Features

Reception Standard:Digital
Type:TV/ Sat Card
Type of Bus:Not Applicable
Type of Card:External


Manufacturer:Hauppauge Computer Works
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Hauppauge DEC

Input Device

Form Factor:External
Input Adapter Type:TV / radio tuner
Interface Type:USB

Processor / Memory

Brand of Graphic Chip:Not Applicable
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Not Applicable
Type of Memory:Not Applicable

Video Input

Digital Video Format:DTV / DVB
Interface Type:USB