AVerMedia’s Latest Innovation Lets Your Watch and Share TV Content from a PC No Matter Where You Are
LAS VEGAS, NV – January 7, 2009 – 2010 CES (Hilton Hospitality Suite #1950) -
AVerMedia® Information, Inc. USA, a leading provider of Digital Multimedia Technology, today announced the launch of SnugTV, a new way to feel at home while away and the perfect complement to AVerMedia’s collection of TV tuner products. With this new service, users can watch live TV programs including games, hometown news and more directly through their personal computer, even when overseas. You can also watch international TV programming regardless of where you are.
“SnugTV brings TV entertainment to a whole new level,” stated Stephen Dix, vice president of sales, Multimedia Division at AVerMedia Information, Inc. USA “By eliminating the physical restrictions of location, SnugTV lets you enjoy and share your favorite TV programs at home or across the globe.”
SnugTV works on any PC with an AVerMedia TV tuner card and an available Internet connection. Simply visit the SnugTV website at www.snugtv.com to create an account, watch your SnugTV or a friend’s; establish your own SnugTV station or watch SungTV with SnugTV Mobile Player on a ios device. Not only will you enjoy a multitude of program selections, your friends can too. By designating your personal computer as a SnugTV Station, it can be transformed into a private Internet TV broadcasting station. When you’re not watching the latest episode of your favorite sitcom, your friends can by granting access to stream programs from your Station, even if they don’t have a TV tuner device installed on their PC. Whether you’re away on business or pleasure, you can stay up to date on your favorite shows or local news and feel right at home in your hotel room by logging into your SnugTV account and watching the programs on your SnugTV Station.
It is PC compatible and can be used on a Mac when paired with the AVerTV HD Volar Max does. SnugTV can also be used with your iPhone. Other features include the scheduled recording option, which allows you to capture your favorite programs and play them back at your convenience. The built-in electronic program guide enables you to see what is being broadcast on every channel. SnugTV’s simple user interface and variety of options make it the ideal solution for enjoying your favorite televised content from anywhere around the world.
Pricing and Availability:
SnugTV is available through three types of memberships – Standard, Advance, and VIP – each offering different levels of service. Beginning in 2010, the SnugTV application will be bundled with all AVerMedia TV tuner cards. Existing users of AVerMedia TV tuner cards can download SnugTV beta from www.avermedia-usa.com/AVerTV. For more information on SnugTV, visit www.snugtv.com. To learn more about AVerMedia and its products, visit www.avermedia-usa.com.
About AVerMedia Technologies:
AVerMedia is the technology leader in Digital Multimedia Video Convergence Technology. Aside from its full line of TV Tuners and Personal Video Recorder products, AVerMedia provides Hardware and Software DVR Board Security Systems, Document Cameras, Digital Video Makers, TV Photo Viewers, and PC-to-TV Converters for consumer and corporate/ educational markets. AVerMedia also partners with ODMs for the development of AVerMedia’s technologies for integration applications.
AVerMedia uses RoHs Certified metals and plastics and all products are compliant to the RoHS/WEEE Directive. We’ve conducted extensive EMI and safety tests on our products to guarantee consumer health and environmental protection. All products are flame retardant and manufactured with lead-free finishes.