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As well as there being stand alone DVR units that plug directly into your TV set at home today you can get hardware (Digital Video Recording card) for your PC that is able to perform exactly the same functions. However in order for it to operate effectively and correctly you will need a DVR video software program as well.

Luckily there are a now a number of different software programs available on the market which will then allow your PC to recognize and then operate the DVR card that has been installed on it. Although both the operating system for the DVR card and the software program to run it are held on your PC's main hard drive there will still be sufficient space for you to be able to store anything which you download or record on to it as well.

However if you really want to get the best out of your DVR system on your PC you need to ensure that you install a good quality DVR card. The higher the standard of the card then the quality of the recordings will be much better as well. But just what is it that will define the quality of the card you have installed on your PC.

What you need to be looking at is the compression and depression (Codec) software that the card contains. If you want a higher quality of imagery from your recordings then you need to select a DVR card which has Industrial quality to it. However if money is an issue then choose one with either economy or consumer quality. But although you may find yourself saving money by buying the cheaper versions it could actually cost you in the long run.

The better the quality the DVR card and software is then the faster and more efficient processors that they will contain and so this in turns that compression and decompression of the data recorded is carried out more quickly. Along with being able to carry out these functions more efficiently and effectively a good quality card with software will be able to carry out more advanced functions also.

However if you currently have a DVR card in your PC and would like to upgrade to a much better quality one this can easily be done. All it will take on your part is a few extra dollars in order to get a better standard of reception on yours. When choosing to upgrade your DVR card it is also essential that you look for those which if at any point in the future will allow you to just upgrade the DVR video software that comes with it. Thus this will in turn save you money but also ensure that you get the highest quality recordings from it.

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