Editors' Note: The "Download Now" link directs you to the iTunes App Store, where you must continue the download process. You must have iTunes installed in order to open the link, and you must have an active iTunes account to download the application. This download may not be available in some countries.
The EyeTV app turns your iPad and iPhone into the ultimate portable television! It works anywhere you have a 3G or Wi-Fi connection to access the EyeTV software and hardware running on your Mac at home. The app lets youWatch TV live and change channelsPlayback your EyeTV recordingsBrowse the comprehensive Program GuideStart recordings back home on your Mac immediately or schedule them to record laterView and edit your recording schedulesConfigure your iPad/iPhone automatically for local network useAccess the My EyeTV service to find your Mac when youre away from the home networkSystem RequirementsTV tuner hardware, compatible with EyeTVMac computer with an Intel Core 2 Duo processorMac OS X 10.5.8 (or later)EyeTV 3.5.1 (or later) Home network with 802.11g (802.11n recommended)iPhone OS 3.1.3 (or later), iPad OS 3.2 (or later)Note: For live TV streaming over a 3G connection, Elgatos Turbo.264 HD isrecommended. BETTER LIVE 3G STREAMING WITH THE TURBO.264 HDWhen using the EyeTV app to stream live TV over a 3G connection to an iPad, we highly recommend that you connect the optional Elgato Turbo.264 HD hardware encoder/accelerator to your Mac. Turbo.264 HD gives you the best possible viewing experience and eliminates stuttering when your network connection gets weak; it automatically adjusts the bit rate of the video delivered to your iPhone and iPad whenever the connection signal fluctuates. This is especially valuable when streaming to the higher resolution screen of the iPad.Learn more about Turbo.264 HD at www.elgato.com/turbo264hd EYETV NETSTREAM SUPPORTConnect EyeTV for iPhone directly to an EyeTV Netstream tuner to watch live TV on your iPad! Enjoy superfast channel surfing. This feature requires an iPad, iPhone 4, or iPod touch 4th generation running iOS4, and a local 802.11n Wi-Fi network. You need a Mac or PC to install EyeTV Netstream, but you dont need to keep your computer turned on to watch live TV.Note: Direct connection to EyeTV Netstream is available only for MPEG-2 standard definition television signals, and is not supported outside the local Wi-Fi network.Learn more about EyeTV Netstream at www.elgato.com TRY BEFORE YOU BUYThe Live3G web app is a free, stripped-down version of the EyeTV app. It enables you to stream live television over a 3G connection in the Safari browser of your iPhone or iPad. Its a good way to test your networks compatibility before buying the EyeTV app. Make sure you turn on iPhone/iPad Sharing in EyeTVs Preferences window first.The free Live3G web app is available at live3g.eyetv.com. LANGUAGESEnglish, German, French, Japanese NETWORK INFO:On your local Wi-Fi network no configuration is needed, just turn on iPhone/iPad Sharing in EyeTVs Preferences window. Fully automatic configuration isnt always possible outside of your local network, please see www.elgato.com/iphonehelp for details.If you are using the Mac OS X firewall, be sure to allow connections from both EyeTV and EyeConnect. EyeTV uses port 2170. If that doesnt allow you to connect, try disabling the firewall temporarily.NEED HELP? CANT GET IT TO WORK?Were here to help! There are extensive setup, troubleshooting and support resources on the Elgato website at www.elgato.com/iphonehelp
What's new in this version:
- Supports AirPlay when connected to EyeTV running on a Mac, for both live TV and recordings- Smoother audio transitions during channel changes