Starburst 2

Freesat Digital Satellite TV

Starburst 2

The latest digital satellite TV receiver for your PC!

With the Starburst 2 you not only receive digital satellite TV in SD quality (DVB-S), but also high definition television (HDTV, DVB-S2) and take it to the highest quality! Receive also digital satellite radio and record to your PCs disk drive.

HDTV on your PC!

HDTV allows you the ultimate TV experience with the best video and audio quality on the PC! HDTV is supported under Microsoft Windows 7 Media Center and the WinTV v10 HD supplied Hauppauge software. starburst 2 supports the DiSEqC 1.0 standard for the control of up to four LNBs.

Your digital HDTV capable video recorder with TimeShift function!

Make your PC to digital video recorder for satellite TV! The supplied WinTV v10 HD software not only enables the receipt and recording of standard and HDTV broadcasts, but also time-shifted television on a TimeShift function.

Includes free program magazine!

The free electronic program guide (EPG) You are always up to date and do not miss any film and no longer broadcast. The input planning on the EPG makes recording a cinch.

Television under your control

The TV and video functions and other Media Center features, such as music and slideshows play, you control with the remote control from the comfort of your own sofa from. The included IR remote control allows for easy navigation through the Windows 7 Media Center interface and supports all functions of WinTV v10 software Hauppauge.

Can also be used in your slimline PC!

Starburst 2 is a compact low-profile PCIExpress card that fits in the latest slimline PCs with PCI Express slot. A standard and a slimline slot bracket included.

Starburst 2
Freesat TV receiver for your Windows PC!

  • Freesat DVB-S2 and DVB-S satellite receiver. Includes satellite radio
  • PCI-Express x1 card
  • Record your satellite TV programmes to your PCs disk drive in the original HD quality
  • Includes WinTV v10, Hauppauge's TV application with built-in TV scheduler for both single and season recordings
  • Include Electronic Program Guide (EPG)
  • Receive teletext too!
  • DiSEqC 1.0 support
  • Includes IR remote control for WinTV v10
  • Starburst 2 fits into low profile and standard desk top PCs

Starburst 2 Satellite TV Receiver

Model 01461

Starburst with Freesat TV (DVB-S and DVB-S2 TV reception)

Included in the box

  • Starburst 2 PCI Express card for Freesat (DVB-S2 and DVB-S) reception
  • Low profile bracket (full height bracket comes attached to the board)
  • IR remote control (incl. battery)
  • IR receiver
  • WinTV v10 application (download)
  • Installation Guide
  • Warranty: 2 years

Product information

  • UPC 01461
  • EAN 0785428014616
  • Interface: PCI Express
  • Product Dimensions: W: 6.4 cm x D: 16cm x H: 1 Slot
  • Weight 78g

System Requirements

  • PC with 3.0 GHz Single Core processor of 2.0 GHz Multi-Core
  • Operating System:
    • Windows 11, 10, 8 and 7 (32-bit / 64-bit)
  • One free PCI Express slot (x1)
  • Internet connection for software download and activation
  • Satellite dish with universal LNB


Premium satellite television is often encrypted. Hauppauge satellite TV receivers are for free-to-air satellite TV and radio only and cannot decode premium satellite TV.

Diseq 1.0 is supported, but not Diseq 1.2

Unicable satellite distribution systems are not supported

Some universal LNBs are supported

Broadband LNBs are not supported