Windows Media Center Edition 2005 Hardware Compatiblity List

microsoft mce 2005 certified logoGot the itch to run out an buy an OEM version of Windows Media Center Edition 2005 and build your own PC? Microsoft has posted a hardware compatibility list that will be critical when selecting components. Remember you can also determine if a product is compatible if it has an MCE 2005 certified logo displayed on the packaging.

As of November 10, 2004:

This is an initial list of compatible products. The list will grow as products get submitted into the logo program.

DVD Decoders

  • CyberLink Power DVD 5.0.2027C
  • NVIDIA DVD Decoder

Graphics Cards

  • ATI Mobility RADEON 9800
  • ATI RADEON 9800 Series
  • ATI RADEON X800 Series
  • ATI Mobility RADEON X700
  • NVIDIA GeForce FX5200
  • NVIDIA GeForce FX5700
  • NVIDIA GeForce FX5750
  • NVIDIA GeForce 6600
  • NVIDIA GeForce 6800

TV Tuners

  • Pixela PIX-CTV200PW
  • Adaptec AVC-3610
  • ATI HDTV Wonder
  • AVerMedia M150
  • AVerMedia A169
  • AVerMedia M183
  • AVerMedia UltraTV 1500 MCE
  • AVerMedia M113 (PCI, NTSC, PAL, SECAM)
  • AVerMedia E502 (CardBus, NTSC, PAL)
  • AVerMedia M17S (Low Profile, 3D Comb, GR, NTSC)
  • Hauppauge WinTV-PVR-150 MCE
  • Hauppauge WinTV-PVR-150MCE l.p.
  • Hauppauge WinTV-PVR-250MCE
  • Hauppauge WinTV-PVR-500MCE
  • Hauppauge WinTV-PVR-USB2 MPEG TV Encoder
  • Pixela PIX-CTV200PW
  • Prolink PV-M2TV307PL+
  • YUAN MPC622 Mini PCI Video Capture Card (Falcon II)
  • YUAN PG600 PCI Video Capture Card (Falcon II)
  • YUAN PCI Video Capture Card (Falcon II)

Wireless Routers

  • Linksys WRT55AG Dual-Band Wireless A+G Broadband Router Ver. 2
  • Netgear Double 108 Mbps Wireless Firewall Router (WGU624)

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  • terry

    How to Just connect PCTV DVB-T Pro USB to the USB 1.1 or 2.0 port of your laptop or desktop PC, Fully compatible with Windows Media Center Edition???