TBS6618 is a PCIe interface digital cable TV Tuner internal card for watching and recording digital cable TV on PC. With integrated CI slot, it can be used for watching clear QAM or encrypted Pay TV(By inserting the correct CAM and subscription smartcard into the CI slot, encrypted pay TV will be available). Windows BDA driver is provided and （Linux driver will be released in the near future.） Linux driver is also available now. The unique TBS MCE tool makes it possible to read CAM/Smartcard on Windows7 Media Center, thus your subscription cable TV can be watched/recorded on Windows7 Media Center.
TBS6618 PCIe DVB-C TV Tuner CI Card, built with Common Interface which allows insertion of CAM and smartcard for pay TV, is a good choice for watching/recording digital cable HD TV on PC.
Watch Cable TV & listen to Radio on PC
DVB-C SD or HD TV Receiving
Real Time and Scheduled Program Recording(PVR)
Time Shifting to Pause Live TV Common Interface Support
Fully compliant with DVB-C and ITU J83 A/C Specifications
Receiving Frequency: 47~862 MHz Tuning Range
Input level: -65~-10dBm
16QAM, 32QAM, 64QAM, 128QAM and 256QAM Support
Symbol Rate: 0.87 to 9Mbaud
Single CI Slot
Standard Profile TV Card Size: 130x83mm (Length x Height)
TV Card Weight: 80 Gram
Package Gift Box Size: 205x140x50mm (Length x Width x Height)
Package Gift Box Weight:
Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8/10 or Linux
DirectX9.0 or later Version
Available PCI Express x1,x4, x8 or x16 slot
Cable TV connection
1GB RAM or Above
Graphic Card with at Least 64MB RAM
1 x TBS6618 PCIe DVB-C TV Tuner CI Card
1 x remote control
1 x IR receiver
1 x Software CD
1. TBS6618 Windows Driver is updated to V188.8.131.52, which fixed the bug that devices don't work from sleep to resume and BSOD problem.
2. TBS6618 Linux Driver is updated to v160405., which has below updating:
* improve 6909 signal quality
* QAM B support for TBS 6704 (now it can lock both ATSC and QAMB)
* improve compatibility with latest SMiT CAM
* add global version support ( dmesg | grep "TBS version" will return 160331,
i.e. customer can easily check the installed version of the drivers)
* hybrid mode 2 for TBS 6909
* TBS 5926 support for 100Mbps, active by default
* Big changes for Google
* experimental changes for 6903/6908 for EUMETSAT support
3. TBS6618 (Virtual DVBT) driver and (Virtual DVBT) CI Tool are released, which makes it possible to watch Encrypted DVB-C programes on Windows Media Center.
TBS6618 DVB-C TV Tuner CI PCIe Card (Click to download)
Windows Driver TBS6618 Windows Driver V184.108.40.206.
Linux Driver TBS6618 Linux Driver v160405.
(Virtual DVBT) Driver TBS6618 DVBC(Virtual DVBT) driver for Windows Media Center V220.127.116.11.
(Virtual DVB-S) Driver TBS6618 Virtual DVB-S Driver for Windows Media Center V18.104.22.168.