Last Gadget Standing Nominee: BnCom TeraVue DTV STB Interactive Tuner
Availability: Q1 2011
How small is this portable TV tuner? Imagine this. It’s smaller than a credit card and it’s a complete set top box tuner designed for the up and coming Mobile DTV, ATSC-MH technology. The system is designed to be installed on the roof of your car or in the rear for the ultimate automotive entertainment. The system is also a natural for use as in-vehicle TV entertainment system via over the air TV broadcasting services for use in taxis, limos, buses, and even the subway. The unit receives ATSC-MH signals from broadcasters and streams the content via RCA to an LCD display. It is operated by a simple remote control to control channels, volume, and various other settings. BnCom says it’ll be available in the first quarter of 2011.