VBox Cat’s Eye USB 3560 HDTV Receiver Review

December 13, 2005

VBox Cats Eye USB 3560 HDTV ReceiverI recently got an opportunity to play with the VBox “Cat’s Eye” USB 3560 HDTV (ATSC) Receiver.

The unit itself is very small — about 50% bigger overall than a deck of playing cards — and couldn’t really be simpler. It has a coax connector for attatching your antenna to, a USB connector that attaches to the PC, and a little stand to hold it vertical (should you so desire). In fact, outside of the USB cable and the driver/documentation CD, there’s not anything else in the box, even.

The good news is that you don’t need much else.

Throwing caution to the wind, I tossed the CD in the drive, attached the coax from my roof antenna, and plugged it in.
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