Hauppauge has just released the worlds first commercially available HD Component video capture device (review & unboxing). The HD PVR is can be picked up at selected retailers now and I want one before the MPAA shuts them down. SageTV has already announced that the it will work with their Media Center application and I can’t wait to try it out. I’ll keep you posted with updates when I get my hands on one.
UPDATE (July 2010)…It’s only two short years later and I still haven’t been able to justify the $200 dollars expenditure for this “magic box” (partly due to the recession eradicating my super awesome but kind of unnecessary toys budget). Until I finally manage to pick one up…here’s a picture of the unit to look at (it’ll be for inspiration):