Reviews & hands-on

  • Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Elgato EyeTV Netstream 4Sat review

    By 24 March 2014

    The Elgato EyeTV Netstream 4Sat is something that offers some real advantages to people who already have a satellite dish. The idea of the product is simple: you feed it between one and four satellite inputs, which it bundles up into a package that allows...

  • Cameras 4 out of 5

    Elgato Turbo.264 HD video encoder review

    By 7 April 2009

    With so many ways to record stuff and so many ways to watch it, making sure the file you're about to watch or record is in the right format can be a nightmare. That is until the Turbo.264 HD encoder was launched, say its makers Elgato. Open the box and...

  • Home Cinema 4 out of 5

    Elgato EyeTV Diversity dual-tuner DVB-T stick review

    By 11 February 2009

    You've got your computer in your office, but fancy watching more than just the iPlayer or a live feed of the BBC channels. In steps the Elgato EyeTV Diversity Dual-Tuner DVB-T Stick hoping to turn your humble Mac into a fully-fledged personal video recorder....

  • Home Cinema 3 out of 5

    Elgato EyeTV DTT Deluxe TV tuner review

    By 6 February 2009

    Work, work, work, that's probably all you do on your MacBook. Well Elgato want you to have some downtime with a tiny TV tuner that you can plug into a spare USB socket, allowing you to kick off your shoes and relax. But does it work? We get watching to...

  • Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Elgato EyeTV 250 Plus Mac TV tuner review

    By 4 October 2007

    You love your computer, you love your TV, wouldn't it be great if the two could be married together in beautiful harmony? Well Elgato believes it has the answer with the Elgato EyeTV 250 Plus. But has it? We get channel hopping to find out. The Elegato...

  • Online 3.5 out of 5

    EyeTV for DTT digital TV review

    By 30 November 2005

    The promise of a pocket-sized Digital TV for the Mac is quite an appealing one. But can nice things always come in small packages? We plug in and find out. Teaming up with Terratec, Elgato has taken the company's small compact device called the Cinergy...

  • Home Cinema 4 out of 5

    eyehome digital media player review

    By 8 September 2004

    While there are plenty of options available for PC users to get their images, music and movies on to their televisions to share away from the computer, there is little choice available for Apple Mac users at the moment. Last month Apple closed the loop...